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Description: Exterior view of the Dane County Asylum (or hospital) with people sitting on a bench in front.
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: 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: 1907 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Dane County Poorhouse.
Description: A map of Verona in Dane County.
Description: Wisconsin National Guard member Richard J. Sorenson's wife and baby daughter Rebecca Ann. He was called up to active duty with the 32nd Infantry Division.
Date: date unknown
Description: A portrait of Else Heine, a nurse.
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: Eleven members of St. James Lutheran Ladies' Aid Society making dressings for cancer patients.
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: Klansmen of the Ku Klux Klan (KKK) wearing conic masks and white robes gather in front of St. James Lutheran Church, Verona, for the funeral of Herbert C....
Description: View from street towards a building housing the post office and bank, which are on the main floor at the top of a flight of steps. A datestone above one of...
Description: Group portrait of the Verona High School boys basketball team. The team tied tied for the Suburban League championship.
Description: A worker at Frank Lyons Turkey Farm, Verona, weighs a turkey as two girls look on.
Description: A woman in dark glasses, who is a resident of Dane County Hospital and Home, reads a book in Braille as her therapist looks on.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the Dane County Hospital, looking west. Excavating for a more modern east wing that was finished in 1960 can be seen near the main building....
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...
Description: Map of Verona, Wisconsin.
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