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Photograph

Washing Windows

Date: 1956-01-13 

Description: Edna Kern washing the windows outside her house. A cat lies on the lawn in the foreground.

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

Date: 1963-05-19 ca.

Description: A Mobil gasoline service station sign is in the foreground. Across the street is a blacksmith shop. On the left is a residential home next to the blacksmit...

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: Barlow "Chalet of the Golden Fleece," built in 1937 as the home of Edwin Barlow, originator and director of the Wilhelm Tell play. It has been willed to th...

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: West side view of the Courthouse Square with Hassinger & Chandler Dry Goods in the foreground.

Photograph

Henry Otto Elmer

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Henry Otto Elmer, wearing a cap and bib overalls, poses in front of his large dairy barn. There are twin silos on the right with a decorative pattern in th...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Barlow Chalet of the Golden Fleece.

Photograph

Alvin Elmer

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Alvin Elmer, age 15, holds a model airplane and coal truck that he made. His teacher at Farmer's Grove School wrote on the reverse of the photograph, "This...

Postcard

Catholic Church

Date: ????-05-25 

Description: Photographic postcard of a white, one-story Catholic Church. Exterior view of the main entrance, including stained glass Gothic-Revival styled windows abov...

Date: 1877 ca.

Description: View down the main street.

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...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Green County Court House.

Photograph

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: 1950 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the Green County Court House.

Date: 1917 

Description: A retail street with the Terry Amerpohl Department Company, Will J. Smith — Rexall drugstore, a furniture store, and a church. A horse and buggy is parked...

Date: 1963 ca.

Description: Fire Station garage doors with bell tower on the roof.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of people in Swiss costume with large wheel of Swiss cheese, alpine horn and other instruments, and a St. Bernard in front of the Chalet of the Golde...

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: Bird's-eye drawing of New Glarus.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1924 

Description: View down middle of street with many shops. Cars are parked at an angle along both sides of the street. A man rides a bicycle across the intersection. The...

Photograph

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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