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Date: 1899-07-16 

Description: Exterior view of a District No. 4 school building, built in 1845.

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: View of Memorial Baptist church.

Date: 1960 

Description: Hardwood growth in the Madison School Forest.

Photograph

Plucking Turkeys

Date: 1947-11 

Description: Two girls, holding turkey feathers, watch production line at Frank Lyons Turkey Farm, Verona, where two women workers are plucking turkeys.

Photograph

Eddie Farm

Date: 1899-07-26 

Description: View of the Eddie farm, later known as the Goodwin farm.

Date: 1945-04-12 

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, Verona.

Date: 1957-09-11 

Description: Howard Herschleder, president of Dane County Mental Health Association, presents a check for the Dane County home at Verona. Receiving the check are France...

Date: 1907 

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...

Date: 1947-11 

Description: Men scalding turkeys to remove feathers in the production area at the Frank Lyons Turkey Farm, Verona.

Date: 1957-11-03 

Description: Jerry Hunt, left, and George Gust, both from Verona, look at the location of the bull's eye on a target at the Verona Optimist Club turkey shoot. Funds rai...

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the Dane County Hospital, looking north. Excavating for a more modern east wing that was finished in 1960 can be seen. It had been called t...

Map or Atlas

Map of Verona

Date: 1904 

Description: A map of Verona, which is a detail from a map of Dane County, Wisconsin.

Photograph

Weighing a Turkey

Date: 1947-11 

Description: A worker at Frank Lyons Turkey Farm, Verona, weighs a turkey as two girls look on.

Date: 1960-04-01 

Description: A fashionably dressed woman is sharing a book with an elderly woman.

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Dane County Poorhouse.

Photograph

Eagle's Nest Tavern

Date: 1970 

Description: Exterior view of the Eagle's Nest Tavern.

Date: 1954-03-20 

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...

Photograph

Neva Schultz

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Neva Schultz of the Dane County Hospital and Home poses next to an automobile.

Photograph

Field in Bloom

Date: 1963-05-19 ca.

Description: View of a field of blooming wild mustard(?). In the distance, several farms are visible.

Date: 1951-09-06 

Description: Exterior view of the Dane County Asylum (or hospital) with people sitting on a bench in front.

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