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Date: 1941 

Description: Two women in Swiss costume, possibly for the Wilhelm Tell Festival.

Photograph

Postville School

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A prominent sign identifies the Postville School, District No. 1. The school is brick, with twin gables in the front; vines grow up the walls. The gables h...

Photograph

Bridge Construction

Date: 1949 

Description: Construction crew pouring concrete by hand on a bridge on Highway 11 near Browntown.

Date: 1935 before

Description: Selma Eismoe, the teacher at Farmer's Grove School, poses with her mother, Mrs. H.O. Eidsmoe. Mrs. Eidsmoe stands on concrete porch steps. A curtain blows...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard view of an intersection with commercial buildings on both corners. Several horses and carts are on the street. A windmill is in the b...

Photograph

Aerial View of Town

Date: 1909 before

Description: Aerial view with the main street with railroad tracks in the foreground and houses in the background. There is also a church in the upper left corner.

Date: 1944-06-05 

Description: G.F. Klassy operates a McCormick-Deering Farmall M with a Number 15 Genius tractor plow on his farm on Route 1.

Date: 1940-08-20 

Description: Albert Mueller, his mother, and recording technician Robert Draves. Mueller was a Tyrolean zither player.

Date: 1956-01-13 

Description: Edna Kern in the henhouse watering the laying hens.

Date: 1886 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of an unidentified man.

Photograph

Esther A. Elmer

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...

Date:  

Description: Kenneth Clark watches milk being separated, with cream going into the pail, at the Brodhead Cheese Factory.

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Four women in Swiss costume, three of whom are holding flags, at the Wilhelm Tell Festival.

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Weighing the Cheese

Date: 1929-11-15 

Description: A worker weighs a wheel of cheese on a balance scale for the National Cheese Products Federation.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across dirt road of the exterior of the Brodhead High School.

Photograph

Mill Pond

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of men and boys pose by a pond. A boy holds a long, probably bamboo, fishing rod. Two men jokingly pose as if they are dancing the tango.

Date: 1976 ca.

Description: Woman looking out from behind a screen door, leaning on the door.

Date: 1980-11-06 

Description: Magda Herzberger points to a photographic image projected onto a screen while giving a lecture about the Holocaust at Monroe High School.

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: An exterior view of Cornish miners' houses along the side of a street.

Date:  

Description: Interior view of the Jorden Prairie Cheese Factory showing Swiss cheese presses on a bench.

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