1 2 3 4 5
.

Map or Atlas

Sanborn Map of Verona

Date: 1894 

Description: Sanborn map of Verona, Wisconsin.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A music therapist (wearing a scarf on her head) leads a group of elderly residents of the Dane County Home in a music therapy session.

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.

Map or Atlas

Map of Verona Township

Date: 1931 

Description: A map of the twonship of Verona, Wisconsin.

Photograph

Neva Schultz

Date: 1940 ca.

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

Date: 1960-04-01 

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

Date: 1947-11 

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

Date: 1950-02-22 

Description: Exterior side view of Dane Co. Home For The Aged, showing porches and a dangerous fire escape. The newspaper headline calls the building a "fire trap."

Date: 1931 

Description: A map of the village of Verona, Wisconsin.

Photograph

Lyons Turkey Farm

Date: 1947-11 

Description: People stand in the middle of a flock of turkeys at the Frank Lyons Turkey Farm.

Map or Atlas

Verona Township Map

Date: 1930 

Description: A map of Verona Township.

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

Verona Township Map

Date: 1861 

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

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...

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....

Map or Atlas

Verona Township Map

Date: 1911 

Description: A map of the township of Verona.

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...

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

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.

Photograph

After the Ceremony

Date: 1978-07-01 

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

1 2 3 4 5

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.