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Date: 1933-12-08 

Description: A Kraft cheese display at the Kroger Store located at 3 Pinckney Street.

Date: 1930-10-24 ca.

Description: Celebrating the first "Cheese Day" with a parade. A group of spectators gather on the sidewalk near a truck displaying a banner and stove in the back.

Date: 1948-06-20 

Description: Man and woman standing outside the Fred Wenger cheese factory.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Cooking demonstration in the Women's Building at the Wisconsin State Fair, featuring a cheese appetizer.

Date:  

Description: Casper Jaggi in a cheese store.

Photograph

Cheese Factory

Date:  date unknown

Description: Horses and wagons carrying aluminum barrels are standing outside the cheese factory. Workers pause from work to pose. Each worker wears overalls and a hat.

Date: 1958-11-14 

Description: Ronald E. Johnson of Mount Sterling, with world champion cheddar cheese at the Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association Contest.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A horse-drawn wagons, also known as milk buggies, drop off cans of milk at the country cheese factory during summer.

Photograph

Cheese Poster

Date: 1940-09-05 

Description: Cheese advertising poster - Woman holding cheese platter and the words "Say Merry Christmas with Aged Select Natural Wisconsin Cheese in gift packs $1.00 p...

Photograph

Cheese Factory

Date: 1924 

Description: View down road towards a car parked in front of the cheese factory.

Date: 1972 

Description: "Cheese display. Varieties are Brick, Cheddar, Colby, Swiss, Provolone & Blue."

Date:  

Description: Put aside anything so futile

All that fermented time
spent and blackened, much obscured,
is now restored with cheese and wine

Date: 1979-08 

Description: "Widmer Cheese employees. Front; Pat Geschke, Harvey Kamrath, Joe- John- Ralph- Jim Widmer."

Date: 1930-10-24 

Description: Group portrait of children posed on flatbed truck decorated with streamers as a float for Cheese Day. A sign reads: "Cheese is King," and a boy dressed as...

Photograph

Hooping the Curd

Date: 1914 

Description: Workers hooping the curd to make cheddar cheese at the Plymouth Cheese factory.

Historical Essay

The Rise of Dairy Farming

Discover how dairy farming and cheese making transformed Wisconsin agriculture when milk production began to replace wheat in the 19th century.

Date: 1933 

Description: A Grocery Convention provides the forum for a display of Kraft food products.

Date:  

Description: Workers are busy filling the stainless steel Brick Cheese forms with curds.

Photograph

Cheese Tour

Date: 1976 

Description: John J. Widmer gives "Alice in Dairyland", Janice (Findlay) Aiken, a tour of the Widmer Cheese Factory.

Photograph

Men Squeezing Whey

Date:  

Description: Two men squeezing whey from a cheese cloth.

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