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Date: 1875 ca.

Description: A two-story frame house with shuttered windows. Ellestad (born 1805 Ostreslidre, Valdres, Norway, died 1891 Blooming Grove) immigrated 1848 with his wife G...

Date: 1948-11-06 

Description: Blooming Grove neighbors of John Speranza digging a basement for a new Speranza shop which will replace the one lost to a fire that also destroyed the Sper...

Date: 1948-10-31 

Description: Bishop William P. O'Connor applies a trowel of fresh cement to a base for the cornerstone of the new Queen of Apostles seminary, 5810 Cottage Grove Road. L...

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: Family seated in yard with croquet mallets in front of them with brick house that has soldier coursing at windows and fan window at third story. Daniel Bec...

Date: 1950-07-28 

Description: Four children stand with three decorated bicycles and a doll buggy at Gallagher Plat playground.

Date: 1889 ca.

Description: From a map published by Angell and Hastreither, the drawing depicts the Tonyawatha hotel grounds on Lake Monona. The hotel, located in Blooming Grove Towns...

Date: 1935-06-01 

Description: Group portrait of children with tuberculosis and their attendants, with a man and woman in Salvation Army uniforms, seated in a classroom at the Morningsid...

Date: 1948-10-13 

Description: Blooming Grove constables Albert Frazer and Jerry Fries, put a man on a stretcher in the back of a police car modified to serve as ambulance.

Date: 1954-12-12 

Description: A welcoming reception honors Edmund Schwan, first principle at Monona Grove High School. Mrs. John Lyons stands at a table pouring tea and, standing from l...

Photograph

Gisholt Picnic

Date: 1944-08-06 

Description: Five speakers at the Gisholt Machine Company picnic, taken at the Blooming grove carnival grounds. Left to right: Marion "Red" Borland, president of Gishol...

Date: 1911 

Description: Plat Map of Blooming Grove in "Atlas of Dane County, Wisconsin."

Date: 1926-07-28 

Description: Newspaper clipping including headline, photograph of six Winnebago (Ho Chunk) Indians, and a caption indicating that the men pictured would be attending a...

Date: 1927-08 

Description: Outdoor portrait of former boxer, Tommy Gibbons, Father Gordon, and Governor Fred R. Zimmerman at a Ho Chunk (Winnebago) ceremony. Zimmerman wears a bucksk...

Date: 1950-07-28 

Description: A large group of children with bicycles pose in the street in front of the Gallagher Plat playground. In front are, left to right, are Karen Vanderbloemen...

Date: 1928-07-05 

Description: Article entitled "Several Indian Families Now Encamped at Frost's Woods, Ancient Camp Site" about Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) Indians camping on the shores of Lak...

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Description: Oakleigh Lodge on the south shore of Lake Monona, one-time home of Dr. and Mrs. William Reginald Reynolds of Dublin, Ireland, who purchased the house and 6...

Date: 1947-10-08 

Description: Norbertine Novitiate Chapel, showing Jerome Tremel and Angelo Frascino kneeling in prayer, with John Patrick Shaughnessy lighting the candles at the altar....

Date: 1950-03-31 

Description: Nichols School poster contest for the Red Cross Blood Drive. At rear is Clifford Olson, chairman and sponsor of the contest for the Blooming Grove and Mono...

Date: 1946-03-28 

Description: Estes School Farm Safety Program held at the Estes School on Cottage Grove Road. People in the audience with students' farm safety projects displayed on th...

Date: 1959-09-29 

Description: Blooming Grove Fire Department Lt. John Robertstad installs an alert sign beneath the bedroom window of Lynn Stenrud to aid in rescue operations in the eve...

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