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Date: 1878 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Andreas Dahl's photographic gallery. The gallery is attached to his house.
Date: 1871 ca.
Description: The studio portrait of Ingeborg Dahl made after her marriage to Nels, the photographer's brother.
Date: 1869 ca.
Description: Knut Knudesen family in yard of large brick house with shuttered windows, stone foundation and trellis at porch.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: A family seated around a table that has a fringed cloth. The children sit in small chairs and a woman holds a baby. The frame house behind a picket fence h...
Date: 1879 ca.
Description: Norwegian Bible opened to the first page of the book of John.
Description: Herman Elies slashed the twine ties from the hemp bundles to be processed into cordage for rope during World War II at a hemp mill on Highway 51 in DeFores...
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: Main Street, with its dirt, ruts, cows (and presumably manure), but wide enough for easy hitching of wagons and teams.
Description: The Isaac DeForest house, which was owned by Louis Dahl at the time.
Description: Group portrait of the DeForest High School Basketball team, one of five teams tied for second place in the Madison Suburban High League race.
Description: Funeral wreath of Caroline Keyser Preus, the wife of Lutheran minister Herman Amberg Preus.
Description: Photograph of N.L. Dahl in front of a horse-drawn hearse. Photograph is mounted on advertising card reading "For Coffins, Caskets, and Trimmings at reasona...
Description: Home of Tina Dahl Bertrand. Lewis Dahl at the wheel of an automobile. Walter and mother second and third from right in back seat. Bertrands on porch.
Description: View of the second Dahl establishment, with Walter Dahl and his dog out in front.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Opera house.
Description: Lewis Dahl at the wheel of an automobile. Walter and mother second and third from right in back seat. This is the home of Tina Dahl Bertrand. Bertrands on...
Description: Two women process hemp fibers at the DeForest hemp mill during World War II.
Description: Two men process hemp in a DeForest plant for use as cord and rope during World War II. The men feed hemp into a rolling machine which crushes the stalks be...
Description: The main building at the F.L. Chase Lumber Company in DeForest destroyed by a blazing fire.
Description: Lula Lawrence, lsft, and Esther Gunderson combing hemp fibers. In the background two women sort hemp fiber bundles for rope and cordage during World War I...
Description: Sherman PTA Players, winners of the 4th Dane Co. Drama Preliminary Contest at DeForest, in the fainting scene in "Bills."
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