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Description: Boy standing at door to brooder house, 18 feet x 180 feet, complete with hot water heating, on the Frank Lyons turkey farm on Main Street.
Description: Color plat map of Verona in Dane County.
Description: Exterior view of the Stewart house, located in the vicinity of Verona.
Description: Twelve Verona public school students are sworn in as members of the school safety patrol by R.C. Salisbury, left, director of the safety division of the Wi...
Description: Men scalding turkeys to remove feathers in the production area at the Frank Lyons Turkey Farm.
Date: date unknown
Description: Seven residents of the Dane County Hospital and Home gather around a table to celebrate a birthday. A birthday cake sits on the table.
Description: Wesley Gordon, unable to do his farm work due to hospitalization, was helped by about 30 neighbors to take care of Gordon's 35 acres of grain. They brought...
Description: Exterior view of the Dane County Home for the Aged.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Dane County Asylum for the Criminally Insane. In 1880 it became a part of the county hospital system, which was set up to provide longer term care to peopl...
Description: Exterior view of a Scotch Presbyterian church in the vicinity of Verona.
Description: Two men moving an oil barrel at Coolant Equipment Corporation.
Description: A group of people work together in a garden.
Description: A view down a hallway at the Dane County Hospital and Home, with the silhouette of a man in a wheelchair at the end.
Description: View across street of the M.E. Church, which is a one-story wood frame building with a weather vane on the steeple. There are tall windows on either side o...
Description: A map of the town of Verona in Dane County.
Description: Sanborn map of Verona, Wisconsin.
Description: Front view of the Dane County Home (also known as the "poor house" or "poor farm") is pictured as it is being torn down. It was built in 1855 and located o...
Description: A map of the township of Verona.
Description: A worker at Frank Lyons Turkey Farm weighs a turkey as two girls look on.
Description: Dane County Asylum for the Criminally Insane, in existence since 1845. In 1880 it became part of the county hospital system, which was set up to provide l...
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