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Date: 1925-08-16 

Description: A chorus of men singing on stage with a crowd watching. A group of officials seated on the right. Rolling farmland in the background.

Photograph

Rainbow for Girls

Date: 1960-05-14 

Description: Sixteen-year old Linda Schiesser poses in the outfit she wore at her installation as a Worthy Advisor of the New Glarus International Order of the Rainbow...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Swiss Reformed Church, destroyed in 1899.

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: View of the town which was founded by Swiss settlers in 1845. A group of women and children stands in front of a fence at 130 5th Avenue, the Gabriel Schi...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Barlow Chalet of the Golden Fleece.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A stone monument dedicated to the Old Lead Road. The marker reads: "The Old Lead Road. In 1828, ox-teams, guided along an ancient Winnebago Indian Trail, b...

Postcard

New Glarus

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: New Glarus from an early lithograph.

Date: 1925 

Description: Down the road leading to the PET evaporated milk factory. A painted sign on the factory's exterior wall claims PET evaporated milk is "milk at its best."

Date: 1944 before

Description: Sign welcoming people to the city of New Glarus.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1925 

Description: View down a commercial street, with Engler's store located on the left.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Second generation Swiss-Americans dressed as Swiss immigrants for 1905 60th Anniversary of the founding of New Glarus.

Date: 1925-08-16 ca.

Description: A large crowd of men, women, and children gathers outdoors to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the Swiss settlement in New Glarus.

Date: 1920 

Description: View across lawn towards Norwegian Lutheran Church and cemetery. Well-dressed men and women stand at the entrance to the building. There are graves behind...

View images of regional singers and musicians from the Helene Stratman-Thomas folk music project.

Date: 1961-05-27 

Description: A view overlooking the edge of the town, taken from an eastern slope, with a farm and cows in the foreground.

Date: 1925-08-16 

Description: View of field full of parked automobiles at the commemoration of the 80th anniversary of the founding of the Swiss Colony at New Glarus. A log structure in...

Photograph

High School

Date: 1925 

Description: Exterior across lawn of the three-story New Glarus high school. The school building features a decommissioned Civil War cannon near the entrance.

Photograph

Swingli House

Date: 1925 

Description: Outside the Swingli House, near a memorial for the first New Glarus settlers.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Swiss Reformed Church (second church), demolished in 1899.

Date:  

Description: Front cover and middle menu pages from Robbie's Yodel Club in the New Glarus Hotel, with a sign featuring the restaurant logo's three figures: one holding...

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