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Dipping the Curd

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: A worker at the Jorden Cheese factory dips curd to make swiss cheese.

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Washing Cheese

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Description: Men preparing cheese to wash.

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Description: Exterior of the Brodhead Cheese Factory purchased in 1904/5 by Casper Jaggi. The business shipped cheese in barrels, which were at first stored in the op...

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Description: Friedrich Fuhrer and Elise Schupbach, the parents of Casper Jaggi.

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Cutting the Curd

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: A worker cuts curd to make Swiss cheese at the Jorden Cheese factory.

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Description: Cheese in the cooling room, with aged cheese in the upper left corner.

Date: 1917 

Description: A retail street with the Terry Amerpohl Department Company, Will J. Smith — Rexall drugstore, a furniture store, and a church. A horse and buggy is parked...

Date: 1910-11-31 

Description: Colorized postcard of The Spring in Decatur Park. A man is sitting near the spring. There is a bridge on the right, and many trees. Text in red in the lowe...

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Wisconsin Barn

Date: 1925 

Description: Large barn on the farm of Jacob Hablend. According to the original caption, the barn was equipped with "King ventilators."

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Exterior of School

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view from street of entrance to the school. Children are walking and sitting on the front lawn.

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George Spaulding

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Description: Carte-de-visite portrait of George Spaulding of Brodhead, Wisconsin, a member of the 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 15th Army Corps Band. Mustered out July 8t...

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Description: Casper Jaggi in a horse-drawn buggy.

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Cheese Vats

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Description: Steel vats for cheddar and American cheese.

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Description: Brodhead Cheese Factory taken from a nearby road, with a truck in front of the building.

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Description: Kenneth Clark watches milk go into a kettle at the Brodhead Cheese Factory.

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Business District

Date: 1912 

Description: A main street intersection with many stores and shops. The stores include the Bank of Brodhead and A.J. Wagner's drugstore. Three boys stand at the corner....

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Squeezing Whey

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Description: Men squeeze whey before pressing.

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Description: Fritz Friedly dumping milk by a can washer.

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Main Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of Main street with the public library and storefronts.

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Description: Men stand in the cooling room at Coldren which stored the wheels of cheese on lids on pipe shelves to keep mice away.

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