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Photograph

Rural Blue Mounds

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

Photograph

Winter Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: A snow-covered street with several horses standing at the curb. Groups of people pose on the porches of the hotel and the post office.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Postcard of a boy peering at stalactites and cave onyx terraces on the Enchanted Mountain in the Cave of the Mounds.

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Description: View of rural Blue Mounds, with a two-lane, paved road.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Distant view of the town, with railroad track in foreground. The church is the highest point in the image.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of retail street from the intersection. From the corner of the street, there is a restaurant, hotel, and post office. On the sidewalk, men sit on benc...

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

Date: 1925-06 

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

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.

Photograph

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.

Date: 1945-08-03 

Description: Children leaving the truck hired by the Red Cross Chapter of Mt. Horeb to drive them to a swimming class at the Bluemounds pool.

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: 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.

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: 1995-07-22 

Description: Brian Bigler (right) and Ken Scott (left) on July 22, 1995 at the reception for their Holy Union Ceremony, which was held at Brigham Park, Blue Mounds, Wis...

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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: 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...

Photograph

Aerial View of Town

Date: 1930 ca.

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

Postcard

Little Norway

Date: 1948 

Description: Colorized postcard of the main living area of a Norwegian dwelling at Little Norway showing a fireplace, cradle and spinning wheel. Pictures and household...

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