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Date: 1873 ca.

Description: Norwegian-American farm laborer, Hans Christianson (age 44), stands next to the grave of his childless wife, Karen Luis Christianson, born 1829, who died J...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Three men and two women in front yard, with frame house and two children standing on porch behind. The house has a stone foundation and small second story...

Date: 1954-12-13 

Description: Group portrait of the Deerfield High School basketball team.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men are in a field in the foreground, one sitting in a carriage, one standing next to it, both pointing to the background. There we see cows, horses, s...

Photograph

Depot and Yards

Date: 1926 

Description: View down railroad tracks where three boys are standing. The water tank and windmill are on the right near the Deerfield Depot. On the far right, two men a...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1926 

Description: View down middle of Main Street from the intersection at Deerfield Street. There are shops on both sides of the street. Two automobiles are coming down the...

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: Allen E. Adsit is standing on a grassy hillside in the foreground. In the distance is the Allen E. Adsit farm which includes a three-story frame house wit...

Photograph

Hop Pickers

Date: 1879 

Description: Hop pickers, probably on the farm of Knudt Heimdal. Hop harvesters, mostly female, stand with hops, probably on the farm of Knudt Heimdal. Many of the har...

Photograph

Lars Davidson Reque

Date:  

Description: Studio portrait of Lars Davidson Reque who came from Norway to settle in Koshkonong, Wisconsin in 1840.

Date: 1926 

Description: Exterior view of the Deerfield Creamery Company. Two cars are parked in the lot in front of the factory. There are storage tanks in the background on the r...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1926 

Description: View down an unpaved street at the intersection of Main Street and Nelson Street. There are pedestrians on the sidewalks, and a man is shoveling in the str...

Date: 1976 ca.

Description: Niels-Larsen granary on its original site, before its removal to Old World Wisconsin, Eagle, Wis;, where it was erected on the Norwegian site.

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Municipal Structure

Date: 1981-05 

Description: Municipal structure, North Main Street at Commercial Street.

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: Men sit on farm machinery at the side of the parsonage of the St. Paul Liberty Church. The church is visible in the distance. The town of Deerfield is fou...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men stand in a field, one holding a cup, the other pouring from a jug. Behind them, a man sits on reaper and two boys wrestle, standing in the holding...

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: Two carriages and a family are posed in front of a picket fence. Behind them is a large frame house with carpenter's lace trim. A wooden barrel is in the b...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Barn raising at Lars Davidsen Reque's home. Crew members can be seen mortising freshly hewn timbers with a hand-operated boring machine. Men are also seen...

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: A funeral party is assembled around a casket in front of an upright-and-wing frame house. Two older men on the left, one identified as Lars D. Reque, stan...

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: Allen Adsit stands in the left foreground with a pitch fork and his father, Stephen Adsit, is seated to the right. On the left near the house are two grind...

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: A family stands near a small and neat rural frame house. The women wear hats, and one man leans against the house with one foot on a chair. The frame house...

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