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Description: Hand-colored image of Casper Jaggi and his dog, ready to deliver a load of Swiss cheese to Monticello. He was delivering 6 tubs of Swiss cheese, each weigh...
Description: Casper Jaggi, on right, with cheese harp, and three brothers of the Erb family, (holding stirrers), standing outdoors at the Coldren Cheese factory. They a...
Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin
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Description: View across road of the exterior of a Red Crown Gasoline station and repair shop. A worker poses while holding a push lawn mower. There is a tire display a...
Description: Men work at the Coldren Cheese Factory.
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...
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...
Description: Exterior of the Brodhead Cheese Factory purchased in 1904/5 by Casper Jaggi. The business shipped cheese in barrels, which were at first stored in the op...
Description: Men stand in the cooling room at Coldren which stored the wheels of cheese on lids on pipe shelves to keep mice away.
Description: Man squeezing whey from a cheese cloth.
Description: View down middle of a wide dirt road in a residential area. Trees line both sides of the street along the sidewalks.
Description: A carte-de-visite portrait of Jacob Brant of Brodhead, Wisconsin, a member of the 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 15th Army Corps Band. Mustered out July 8th,...
Description: The Engebretson Mural on the side of the Brodhead cheese factory.
Description: Colorized postcard of the Brodhead High School. A student stands on the lawn in front, with many trees surrounding the building.
Description: Cheese in the cooling room, with aged cheese in the upper left corner.
Description: Frieda Jaggi and some children in the cooling room.
Description: Two men squeezing whey from a cheese cloth.
Description: View down middle of street with many shops. Cars are parked at an angle along both sides of the street. A man rides a bicycle across the intersection. The...
Description: Interior view of the Brodhead Public Library. The back of the cardboard mounting reads: "Free Public Library, Brodhead, Wis." There is a stove in the cente...
Description: Steel vats for cheddar and American cheese.
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