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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.

Date: 1951-09-06 

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

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:  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.

Photograph

Working in a Garden

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of people work together in a garden.

Date: 1901 

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

Date: 1961-06-30 

Description: Mrs. Anna Brinkman looks at a greeting card celebrating her one-hundredth birthday at the Dane County Hospital in Verona. She was born in the town of Bloom...

Date: 1907 

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:  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.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A doctor bandages a man's head at the Dane County Hospital and Home. Another patient waits in the background with a nurse.

Date: 1954-02-09 

Description: Group portrait of the Verona High School boys basketball team. The team tied tied for the Suburban League championship.

Photograph

Lutefisk Supper

Date: ????-12 date unknown

Description: Several women are served lutefisk at a lutefisk supper at the Dane County Home. There are plates of lefse and dinner rolls on the table.

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

Lyons Turkey Farm

Date: 1947-11 

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

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: 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....

Photograph

Foster Parents

Date: 1958-06-11 

Description: Mr. and Mrs. Kurt Hentschel of Verona look at wedding pictures of their foster daughter, Betty, who lived with them for five years before her marriage to R...

Date: 1924-12-05 

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....

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Dane County Poorhouse.

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