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Photograph

Two Men Reading

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two men read in a room with many signs on the wall and a hanging lamp. Perhaps a fraternity house.

Photograph

DeForest State Bank

Date: 1933-09-12 

Description: A group of people gathers in front of the DeForest State Bank, site of a robbery.

Postcard

Water Tower

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: View up hill towards a water tower with a flag flying from a pole at the top.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Full-length portrait of a man posed standing in front of a painted backdrop with a number of large format cameras and other photography equipment.

Photograph

Park Hotel

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Description: The Park Hotel, once lived in by Lewis Dahl and family. It was also the Isaac DeForest home. There is a wagon or carriage outside and snow on the top of a...

Date: 1933-09-12 

Description: A.A. Linde, cashier, and Carl Linde, assistant cashier of DeForest State Bank, display the ropes and gag used during a robbery of the bank.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: View down center of unpaved Commerce Street with buildings along a sidewalk on the right, and a building in the distance.

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of A.L. Dahl's brother, Nels.

Photograph

Barber Shop

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Man posed standing in a barber shop. His barbershop tools and equipment are behind him on a shelf under the two mirrors, in a cabinet on the left, and on t...

Photograph

N.L. Dahl

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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...

Photograph

Ingeborg Dahl

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: The studio portrait of Ingeborg Dahl made after her marriage to Nels, the photographer's brother.

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Andreas Dahl's photographic gallery. The gallery is attached to his house.

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: The third page of Dahl's 1877 "Catalogue of Stereoscopic Views made and published by Andrew L. Dahl, landscape photographer, DeForest, Wis." which lists vi...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: The first school house in DeForest is a frame, one-story building with shutters. The group posed in front consists of the woman teacher and her students. B...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: Main Street, with its dirt, ruts, cows (and presumably manure), but wide enough for easy hitching of wagons and teams.

Photograph

Louis Dahl's Livery

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Description: Louis Dahl's Livery and Feed Stable.

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Description: Dining hall, DeForest House (or Park Hotel). Dr. Bertrand, right, his wife Tina, opposite. [Dahl family had "last reunion" about 1912].

Photograph

Dahl Establishment

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Description: View of the second Dahl establishment, with Walter Dahl and his dog out in front.

Date: 1877 ca.

Description: The first page of Dahl's 1877 "Catalogue of Stereoscopic Views made and published by Andrew L. Dahl, landscape photographer, DeForest, Wis." which lists vi...

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...

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