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Date: 1925-08-16 

Description: View of field full of parked automobiles at the commemoration of the 80th anniversary of the founding of the Swiss Colony at New Glarus. A log structure in...

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Description: View across road of the exterior of the church. The church features a bell tower, double doors, and lancet windows. Next door, there are two houses. One ha...

Date: 1925-08-16 ca.

Description: A large crowd of men, women, and children gathers outdoors to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the Swiss settlement in New Glarus.

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Bridge and Dam

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of a stream with a dam and a bridge. There is a small fenced garden along the water. In the distance is a hillside with houses.

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New Glarus House

Date: 1949-03-01 

Description: The New Glarus chalet home of Ernest Thierstein. It is an example of authentic Bernese archetecture of canton Bern in Switzerland.

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Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view down Main Street. Shops are on either side of the street. Farmer's Bank is down the hill on the right.

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Swiss Reform Church

Date: ????-05-19 date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Swiss Reform Church. Monument commemorating the first Swiss colony in 1845 stands in front of the church. A small sign in the grass wa...

Date: 1949-03-01 

Description: Ernest Thierstein relaxes in his Swiss-style chalet home in New Glarus. He came from the village of Boviel in the Emmental valley in the canton of Bern, Sw...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Outdoor group portrait of a group of Swiss yodelers in costume. The gentleman in the center has a distinctive moustache.

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Description: Exterior of the Brodhead Cheese Factory with a truck in front.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Left to right, standing: Hans A. Bringager and Erik Sviggum; Seated: C. Gulson, Annie Pedersen, Mary Gulson Brager and her mother Thora Gulson; all gathere...

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Freight Station

Date: 1963 

Description: Railroad freight station and siding, with railroad cars.

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Description: Casper Jaggi presses cheese.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A pedestrian path along a fence and road. There is a house in the distance.

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Monroe Country Club

Date: 1928-10-05 

Description: A groundskeeper uses a Fairway tractor to care for the rough of the Monroe Country Club golf course while a group of golfers plays in the background.

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Milking the Cows

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: A woman runs the milking operation at the G.L. Hamon dairy farm.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Sugar River taken from Main St. bridge looking south. The banks are mainly lined with trees. There are houses and other wooden structures along the...

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Description: Two men working with cheese at the brine tanks.

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Main Street

Date: 1909 

Description: View down Main Street of cars and shops lining both sides of the street. The buildings include: the Grand Central Hotel, an ice cream shop, and an automoti...

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Men Retrieving Curd

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Description: Men prepare to retrieve the remainder of the curd from a kettle and add it to the bag.

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