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Photograph

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: 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: 1925-06 

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of a Norwegian building at Little Norway. Built in Norway by the Norwegian Government, for the Columbian Exposition, Chicago, 1893.

Date: 1964-05-30 ca.

Description: Landscape view from field of a rolling countryside. A small cheese factory resides on a slope, with a tree, a windmill, two cars and a tractor near an outb...

Date: 1960-07-31 ca.

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

Photograph

Tall Grass

Date: 1966-10 ca.

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

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of a main street during the winter. One horse is covered with a horse blanket.

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.

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...

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: 1872 ca.

Description: East Blue Mounds Lutheran Church, built in 1868. The church was formerly the Norsk Evangelisk Lutheranisk Kirke.

Photograph

Abandoned Log Cabin

Date: 1963-09-01 ca.

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

Photograph

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...

Date: 1930 

Description: Bird's-eye view town. There are barns, homes, a church's steeple and a lumberyard.

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...

Date: 1838-07 

Description: A map diagram of Indian effigy mounds seven miles east of Blue Mounds in the Wisconsin Territory.

Date: 1960-11-06 

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

Postcard

Little Norway

Date: 1948 

Description: Colorized postcard of a bedroom with a built-in bed with bed curtains, two chairs and a table. A large painting decorates the wall.

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