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Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of Exchange Square on Main Street. The elevated view shows a drug store on the corner and a bank to the right. Most buildings have awnin...

Date: 1909-07-12 

Description: Colorized postcard of the Brodhead High School. A student stands on the lawn in front, with many trees surrounding the building.

Postcard

Clinton Avenue

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of a neighborhood on Clinton Avenue. View down sidewalk of the tree-lined street of homes with large front lawns.

Date: 1924 

Description: View down railroad tracks towards the train depot. There is a water tank on the left. Three carts are on the platform. A sign on the far right at the track...

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Description: Hand-colored photograph of Frieda Jaggi at county line factory, the first family factory, which had a wood frame and heated kettles. It was common for Fri...

Postcard

Baptist Church

Date: 1909-05-18 

Description: Colorized postcard of a Baptist Church on a street corner.

Date:  

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

Photograph

Shorb Hotel

Date: 1924 

Description: View across intersection of the exterior of the Shorb Hotel. Boys on bicycles are in the street in front near a man standing on the curb. Automobiles are p...

Photograph

Wisconsin Barn

Date: 1925 

Description: Large barn on the farm of Jacob Hablend. According to the original caption, the barn was equipped with "King ventilators."

Photograph

Dipping the Curd

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: A worker at the Jorden Cheese factory dips curd to make swiss cheese.

Date: 1924 

Description: View down sidewalk of two young girls standing at the base of the Soldiers Monument. There is a fountain near the monument on the right. There are benches...

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Description: Casper Jaggi and Jake Wurtz working with cheesecloth in 110 degree weather and no internal factory cooling system.

Photograph

George Spaulding

Date:  

Description: Carte-de-visite portrait of George Spaulding of Brodhead, Wisconsin, a member of the 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 15th Army Corps Band. Mustered out July 8t...

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Description: Interior view of the Brodhead Public Library. There is a poster on the wall advertising "The Debtor, a novel by May E. Wilkens Freeman." There are bookshel...

Date: 1896 

Description: Group portrait of the Brodhead Mandolin Club. The men are wearing suits and neckties, and all the women wear long white dresses. There are mandolins, as we...

Photograph

Coldren Factory

Date:  

Description: Men work at the Coldren Cheese Factory.

Date:  

Description: Cheese in the cooling room, with aged cheese in the upper left corner.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of the Dousman Street-Dixon Street intersection. The neighborhood has residential homes, sidewalks, and trees.

Photograph

Dipping Cheese

Date:  

Description: Men at the Brodhead Cheese Factory closing the cloth after dipping the cheese.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A pedestrian path along a fence and road. There is a house in the distance.

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