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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:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the northwest view of Blue Mounds. Text below in a white box reads "N.W. View of Blue Mounds, Wis. Elevation 1760 ft."

Date: 1947 

Description: Colorized postcard of a girl pointing to a feature in the Gem Room, North Cave, opened in 1946, at the Cave of the Mounds.

Date: 1960-07-31 ca.

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the view towards Madison from the top of Blue Mounds. Handwritten on the card is "State Capitol, 25 miles" with an arrow. Text bel...

Photograph

Rural Blue Mounds

Date:  

Description: View of farmland near Blue Mounds, with possibly property markers horizontal, across the center, and some distant farm houses and a barn.

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: 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:  date unknown

Description: Black and white postcard of an indoor scene with a loom, spinning wheel, skeiner, garments and two dolls seated in a chair at Little Norway.

Date: 1947 

Description: Colorized postcard of a girl throwing a penny into the Brownie's Wishing Well in the Cave of the Mounds.

Date: 1921-09-05 

Description: Anna Fox, great-grand niece of Ebenezer Brigham, just after removing the flag unveiling the bronze tablet commemorating Fort Blue Mounds. State historical...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Postcard of the entrance to the Cave of the Mounds. A curved sign sits on two square stone pillars. The sign reads "Welcome, Cave of the Mounds, Drive In."...

Date: 1960-11-06 

Description: A corner of a cornfield in an early snow.

Photograph

Abandoned Log Cabin

Date: 1963-09-01 ca.

Description: A view of an abandoned log cabin obscured by plants and trees.

Photograph

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: 1950-07-20 

Description: Photographic postcard of the main living area of a Norwegian dwelling at Little Norway showing a cradle, chairs, trunks, dresser and a built-in bed with cu...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of a dining room in a dwelling at Little Norway.

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,...

Photograph

Granary

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the granary in Nissedahle (Little Norway).

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of picnic grounds at a spring in Blue Mounds State Park. The spring is running out of a brick catch basin on the right. A woman weari...

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