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Date: 1877 ca.

Description: View down the main street.

View images of regional singers and musicians from the Helene Stratman-Thomas folk music project.

Photograph

Lawn Decoration

Date: 1961 

Description: Homemade decorative star wheel set curbside. The object consists of an assortment of pottery sherds and other discarded bits set in cement within a circula...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Swiss Reformed Church, destroyed in 1899.

Date: 1860 ca.

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

Photograph

Group of Usherettes

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Usherettes perform Swiss folk dances for the annual William Tell Festival.

Date: 1941 

Description: Two young girls dressed in Swiss costumes for the Wilhelm Tell Festival.

Photograph

Stamping Cheeses

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Description: A male worker in a cheese-making factory places a Wisconsin stamp on cheeses.

Date: 1925-04 

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...

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: 1895 ca.

Description: Swiss Reformed Church (second church), demolished in 1899.

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: Cabin built by Jacob Rieder, an early Swiss settler of New Glarus.

Date: 1925 

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."

Date: 1931-07 

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...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A stone monument dedicated to the Old Lead Road. The marker reads: "The Old Lead Road. In 1828, ox-teams, guided along an ancient Winnebago Indian Trail, b...

Date: 1952-02-06 

Description: Group portrait of the New Glarus boys basketball team in uniform, with coach, James W. Stevens and Manager, Werner Bodenman.

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Description: Front cover and middle menu pages from Robbie's Yodel Club in the New Glarus Hotel, with a sign featuring the restaurant logo's three figures: one holding...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1925 

Description: View from a pedestrian walkway looking towards the central business area. A concrete four-sided sign is in the center of intersection.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Barlow "Chalet of the Golden Fleece," New Glarus, Wisconsin. Built as a home by Edwin Barlow, it was later given to the town for use as a museum of Swiss m...

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: View of New Glarus from a neighboring hill. A group of people stands on the hill in the foreground and fences are visible throughout the photograph.

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