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Family Farm House

Date: 1879 ca.

Description: Harold and Gunhild Mickelson with five of their daughters (Bertha Mickelson Bragger and her husband stand on the right), in Section 23 of the Town of Blue...

Date: 1960-07-31 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a school house near Highway F. A large rock outcropping resides in the schoolyard.

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...

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Rock Formation

Date: 1960-07-31 ca.

Description: A large rock formation in the schoolyard of the Deneen School. A small outbuilding and fence is visible in the background.

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Tall Grass

Date: 1966-10 ca.

Description: Tall grass grows at the roadside edge of a flat field.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View looking down hill of several buildings. More hills are in the far background.

Date: 1867 

Description: This 1867 manuscript map by Increase Lapham shows the topography and geology of the Blue Mounds region in the Town of Brigham in Iowa County and the towns...

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: Half of a double portrait of Ever or Iver B. Lund and wife, of Blue Mounds, Blue Valley. He was a tailor by trade. Note his withered left leg.

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...

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Crater Players

Date: 1948-06-25 

Description: Professor Ronald E. Mitchell's Crater Players. Left to right are Muriel Berkson, Edwin Morgan, Clifford Owen and Josephine Bomgardner rehearsing on stage.

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Wooded Valley

Date: 1962 

Description: Elevated view over wooded farmland valley. In the far distance on top of the hill are farm buildings.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down a path past stalagmites.

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Oat Field

Date: 1967-07 ca.

Description: A country road and electrical lines run through a field of oats. On the left is a road, and a farmhouse is in the background on a hill.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Stalactite-rich rooms of the Cave of the Mounds.

Date:  

Description: East Blue Mounds Lutheran Church, formerly Norsk Evangelisk Kirke, built in 1868. The graves of Andreas L. Dahl's mother, Berthe Nelsdatter (Lund) Dahlen,...

Date: 1876 

Description: East Blue Mounds Lutheran Church, formerly Norsk Evangelisk Kirke, built in 1868. The graves of Andreas L. Dahl's mother, Berthe Nelsdatter (Lund) Dahlen,...

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: "View of the interior of the church" from the "Dedication of Blue Mounds Church" section of Dahl's 1877 "Catalogue of Stereoscopic Views." The church was d...

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Norwegian Cabin

Date: 1930 

Description: Exterior of a two-story cabin in Nissedahle (Little Norway). There is a cafe on the first floor.

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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.

Date: 1864 

Description: This map is pen and watercolor on paper and shows profile and geological formation of Blue Mound and location of Arnold’s Hotel and Brigham Lead Mines.

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