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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: 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 Verona in Dane County.
Description: Frank Lyons feeds a flock of turkeys on the Frank Lyons farm.
Description: Hardwood growth in the Madison School Forest.
Description: Three rows of beds on the third floor of the Dane County Home For The Aged. The room had only one exit leading to a wooden porch and a wooden fire escape....
Description: A fashionably dressed woman is sharing a book with an elderly woman.
Description: Metal fire escape at rear of the Dane County Home For The Aged. Newspaper calls building a "fire trap."
Description: A grand horseshoe-shaped staircase in the center of the entrance to this Grecian-style building on Highway 151. The Hospital and home stand tall with large...
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...
Description: A map of the village of Black Earth and Verona.
Description: Exterior view of the Dane County Asylum (or hospital) with people sitting on a bench in front.
Description: Ray Schmid (right) hands a frozen turkey to Ray Wolf, a winner of the Verona Optimist Club turkey shoot. Proceeds from the event go to the club's youth pro...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Dane County Poorhouse.
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: Man operating a ventilator testing cabinet at W.R. Carnes Company.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Neva Schultz of the Dane County Hospital and Home poses next to an automobile.
Description: A map of the township of Verona.
Description: Two men moving an oil barrel at Coolant Equipment Corporation.
Description: View across dirt road of the asylum and grounds. A large three-story building is spread out over several acres. Stairs are leading up to entrances on the s...
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