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Date: 1950-10-13 

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...

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...

Map or Atlas

Map of Verona

Date: 1926 

Description: A map of Verona in Dane County.

Photograph

Lyons Turkey Farm

Date: 1947-11 

Description: Frank Lyons feeds a flock of turkeys on the Frank Lyons farm.

Date: 1960 

Description: Hardwood growth in the Madison School Forest.

Date: 1950-02-22 

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....

Date: 1960-04-01 

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

Date: 1950-02-23 

Description: Metal fire escape at rear of the Dane County Home For The Aged. Newspaper calls building a "fire trap."

Date: 1981-04 

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...

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: 1911 

Description: A map of the village of Black Earth and Verona.

Date: 1951-09-06 

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

Date: 1957-11-03 

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.

Date: 1952-07-31 

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...

Date: 1954-11-05 

Description: Man operating a ventilator testing cabinet at W.R. Carnes Company.

Photograph

Neva Schultz

Date: 1940 ca.

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

Map or Atlas

Verona Township Map

Date: 1899 

Description: A map of the township of Verona.

Date: 1957-02-14 

Description: Two men moving an oil barrel at Coolant Equipment Corporation.

Date: 1911 

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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