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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.

Photograph

Polka Party

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: A crowd gathers to watch men and women dance the polka at the Verona Legion Hall. A man plays a banjo in the background.

Date: 1955-11-09 

Description: Interior of Ralph Jacobs Gift Shop, Route 1, Verona.

Map or Atlas

Verona Township Map

Date: 1861 

Description: A map of the Verona Township, which is a section of a larger Dane County map.

Photograph

Tug-o-War

Date: 1965 

Description: A group of men play tug-o-war on a lawn near the side of a street. Two buildings are in the background.

Date: 1949-12-16 

Description: Ralph Jacobs looks over some of the exotic merchandise in his gift shop on County Highway PB in the town of Verona.

Date:  date unknown

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.

Date: 1957-11-03 

Description: Tom Daniels of Middleton aims his rifle at a target during the Verona Optimist Club turkey shoot. Funds raised will benefit the club's youth program.

Map or Atlas

Map of Verona

Date: 1926 

Description: A map of Verona in Dane County.

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

After the Ceremony

Date: 1978-07-01 

Description: A bridesmaid after the ceremony at St. Andrews Catholic Church.

Date: 1949-12-16 

Description: Exterior view of Ralph Jacobs' gift shop on County Highway PB in the town of Verona.

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...

Map or Atlas

Map of Verona

Date: 1915 

Description: Map of Verona in Dane County.

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...

Photograph

Birthday Party

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.

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: 1899-07-16 

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

Photograph

Plucking Turkeys

Date: 1947-11 

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

Date: 1901 

Description: Exterior view of the Dane County Home for the Aged.

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