Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Barlow "Chalet of the Golden Fleece," New Glarus, Wisconsin. Home of Edwin Barlow, now city museum. Two women standing in front of house.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Zwingli Reformed Church.
Description: Interior view of Zwingli Reformed Church with pulpit and organ.
Description: Bird's-eye view of New Glarus.
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...
Description: Interior view of Zwingli Reformed Church with pulpit.
Description: Two young girls dressed in Swiss costumes for the Wilhelm Tell Festival.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Monument to the first settlers in this Swiss colony, 1845.
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.
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: 1961-05-27 ca.
Description: A mosaic lawn decoration made of various objects set in cement. The decoration is approximately thirty inches in diameter and revolves on a post.
Description: A man stands next to a Pet Milk Company tanker truck.
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: Cabin built by Jacob Rieder, an early Swiss settler of New Glarus.
Description: A male worker in a cheese-making factory places a Wisconsin stamp on cheeses.
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: Aerial view of downtown, including park, church, and stores.
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...
Description: Exterior view of Zwingli Reformed Church and cemetery.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Usherettes perform Swiss folk dances for the annual William Tell Festival.
Description: Ernest Thierstein relaxes in his Swiss-style chalet home in New Glarus. He came from the village of Boviel in the Emmental valley in the canton of Bern, Sw...
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2015 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706