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Rural Roadside

Date: 1960-07-31 ca.

Description: View of a tree and mailbox, with a farmhouse behind below road level along a rural highway. There is a hill in the background with trees.

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WIBA-FM Tower

Date: 1948-05-26 

Description: WIBA-FM, 45,000 watts, tower was built at Blue Mounds Park, and radiated power starting about June 10, 1948. WIBA was established in 1925 by The Capital...

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Description: Interior view of Blue Mounds Church. Built in 1868, the church was originally named the Norsk Evangelisk Kirke.

Date: 1960-07-31 ca.

Description: An abandoned threshing machine rests in a rural field.

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: "View of the ministers present" from the "Dedication of Blue Mounds Church" section of Dahl's 1877 "Catalogue of Stereoscopic Views." The congregation of t...

Date:  ca.

Description: View down table of people at a large, outdoor dinner party. They are dining near the Blue Mound Church.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Adams house and store. John Adams sold pork, flour, and other merchandise during mining days. Said to be the birthplace of Aliva Adams, afterwards the Gove...

Date: 1947-12-20 

Description: Exterior view of the new building for radio station WIBA under construction. There are piles of snow and building supplies around an entrance.

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Hillside Landscape

Date: 1960-07-31 ca.

Description: Landscape view of willow trees in the Valley of the Mounds Creek, along Highway F.

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: "View of the Dining Table" from the "Dedication of Blue Mounds Church" section of Dahl's 1877 "Catalogue of Stereoscopic Views," showing a long banquet tab...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: A family group of eleven sits around a table with a pitcher and books before the farm house of Knud Gjesma.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the village from the railroad tracks. There is a church among the cluster of homes.

Date: 1945-08-03 

Description: Mt. Horeb children and adults splashing in the Bluemound pool during a Red Cross swimming class.

Date: 1957 

Description: Color postcard of Dream River, North Cave, opened in 1957, in the Cave of the Mounds.

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: Andrew Dahl's wagon is on the side of a two-story log house in Blue Mounds. On one side of the wagon cover is "A.L. Dahl Landscape Photographer." On the ba...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the view to the west from the top of Blue Mounds, in Blue Mounds State Park. Handwritten is "Platteville Mounds, 45 miles" with an...

Date: 1950-07-20 

Description: Photographic postcard of a scene at Little Norway. A log building stands to the left and the chassis of a wagon to the right. Below is the text "Scene at L...

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Blue Mounds Farm

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: View down a rocky rural lane near West Blue Mounds. Zigzag stake and rider split-rail fencing enclose a farmstead, which includes a barn, a frame house, h...

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Aerial View of Town

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the town, including the central business district.

Date: 1925-06 

Description: View of three farm buildings - the one in the center is collapsing.

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