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Photograph

Reading Braille

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman in dark glasses, who is a resident of Dane County Hospital and Home, reads a book in Braille as her therapist looks on.

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: 1957-11-03 

Description: Jerry Hunt, left, and George Gust, both from Verona, look at the location of the bull's eye on a target at the Verona Optimist Club turkey shoot. Funds rai...

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.

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.

Date: 1957-11-03 

Description: Three men attend the Verona Optimist Club turkey shoot. Thomas Mahoney of Waunakee pays his entry fee at right. At center, club member Farres Harrison coun...

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

Working in a Garden

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1957-02-14 

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

Date: 1899-07-26 

Description: Exterior view of a Scotch Presbyterian church in the vicinity of Verona.

Map or Atlas

Map of Verona

Date: 1904 

Description: A map of Verona, which is a detail from a map of Dane County, Wisconsin.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Dane County Asylum for the Criminally Insane. In 1880 it became a part of the county hospital system, which was set up to provide longer term care to peopl...

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: 1928-11 

Description: Aerial view of Verona including businesses, houses, and the surrounding farm land.

Photograph

Eagle's Nest Tavern

Date: 1970 

Description: Exterior view of the Eagle's Nest Tavern.

Date: 1899-07-16 

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

Date: 1952-11-04 

Description: Thomas Fairchild casts his vote in the 1952 general election. Fairchild lost his bid for the U.S. Senate seat held by Joseph R. McCarthy. With him are hi...

Map or Atlas

Map of Verona

Date: 1915 

Description: A map of the town of Verona in Dane County.

Map or Atlas

Map of Verona Township

Date: 1926 

Description: Map of Verona, Wisconsin.

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