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Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Esther Elmer, 20, poses with jars of fruits and vegetables which she has canned. A fancy carpet is hung behind her as a backdrop. She wrote on the reverse...
Description: A man stands next to shelves housing his bottle collection.
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: Freitag barn with horse and cow weathervanes, about 1.5 miles north of Monticello.
Description: Advertisement for a celebration to commemorate the 640th anniversary of the founding of the Republic of Switzerland and the 86th anniversary of the foundin...
Description: Edna Kern in the henhouse watering the laying hens.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: A worker cuts curd to make Swiss cheese at the Jorden Cheese factory.
Description: Part of the crowd celebrating the New Glarus Centennial. In the background is a monument in memory of the first settlers of the Swiss colony of New Glarus...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Exterior of the German Reformed Church.
Description: Elda Strahm, 13, poses outside her home with many prize ribbons which she won at the Green County and Wisconsin State Fairs. Another girl stands on the lef...
Description: A church is in the distance at the end of the road. On either side of the street are homes and stores, with a street light suspended above the street in t...
Description: Edna Kern picking up the mail at the roadside mailbox.
Description: Phil "Scoop" Wackman, Brooklyn village banker. He is reading a newspaper headline "Wisconsin Wins Double Overtime", which reminded him of the long overtime...
Description: Elevated view of Harold E. Stassen greeting a crowd of people during a campaign tour in Monroe.
Description: W.F. Trukenbrod poses underneath the awning of his store for this New Year's postcard.
Description: A man stands next to a Pet Milk Company tanker truck.
Description: Brooklyn boy's basketball undefeated championship team. Standing: Jack Chatsey, Bryant Wackman, Bob Ross, Bill Ames, Ray Bund, Coach John Ponylesanyi; knee...
Description: Down the road leading to the PET evaporated milk factory. A painted sign on the factory's exterior wall claims PET evaporated milk is "milk at its best."
Description: Group portrait of Montecello boys basketball team with Coach John Ponyicsanyi and Assistant Coach Urho Hill. Monticello played in the State Line League an...
Description: Empty snowy plains soon to be turned into Rt. 81. Hills and a few poles are in the far distance.
Description: The Coates house.
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