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Date: 1940-08-20 

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

Date: 1925-08-16 

Description: View of field full of parked automobiles at the commemoration of the 80th anniversary of the founding of the Swiss Colony at New Glarus. A log structure in...

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Interior view of Zwingli Reformed Church with pulpit.

Date: 1860 ca.

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

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: Aerial view of downtown, including park, church, and stores.

Postcard

New Glarus

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: New Glarus from an early lithograph.

Date: 1925-08-16 ca.

Description: A large crowd of men, women, and children gathers outdoors to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the Swiss settlement in New Glarus.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Monument to the first settlers in this Swiss colony, 1845.

Date: 1944 before

Description: Exterior of Swiss Reformed Church.

Date: 1877 ca.

Description: View down the main street.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Swiss Reformed Church, destroyed in 1899.

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:  date unknown

Description: Outdoor group portrait of a group of Swiss yodelers in costume. The gentleman in the center has a distinctive moustache.

Date: 1941 

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Old Lead Road Marker. Marker reads: "The Old Lead Road. In 1828, ox-teams, guided along an ancient Winnebago Indian Trail, began hauling over this road. J...

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

Photograph

Cows in a Pasture

Date:  date unknown

Description: View over fence of Guernseys cows grazing in a pasture near New Glarus. In the background is a farmhouse, windmill on a hill, barns and other outbuildings.

Date: 1946-11 

Description: Four men playing cards at a table with a fifth man seated on a radiator observing at left. In the foreground, a dog clears an empty beer bottle from the ta...

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...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1926 

Description: View across street of the exterior of the Bank of New Glarus on the corner of the street.

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