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Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Turner Hall, a Swiss social center in Monroe.
Description: View across street of the exterior of the Bank of New Glarus on the corner of the street.
Date: date unknown
Description: View across an intersection of a man standing at the corner entrance of an untitled shop. Down the sidewalk on the left a young boy leans over to talk with...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Monument to the first settlers in this Swiss colony, 1845. View of monument with partial view of Swiss Reform Church in background.
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: Aerial view of downtown, including park, church, and stores.
Description: Exterior across lawn of the three-story New Glarus high school. The school building features a decommissioned Civil War cannon near the entrance.
Description: Fire fighters applying water to the burning Fitzgibbons building downtown.
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: Cabin built by Jacob Rieder, an early Swiss settler of New Glarus.
Description: Clarence "Slim" Fritag's Pure Oil service station, located at 1323 Ninth Street, created a sensation in 1935 when the local newspaper announced that "an at...
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: 1895 ca.
Description: Swiss Reformed Church (second church), demolished in 1899.
Description: Statue in front of the Swiss Reform Church commemorating the first Swiss colony in 1845.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The Soldiers and Sailors Civil War Monument on the grounds of the Green County Courthouse. A sculpture of a soldier stands atop the massive base made of Mo...
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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: 1861 after
Description: The First Universalist Church, built in 1861.
Description: The Coates house.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Zwingli Reformed Church.
Description: The Engebretson Mural on the side of the Brodhead cheese factory.
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