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Rock Formation

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: The entrance to a cave is seen as a dark, circular area at the base of a rugged rock outcropping on the John Kopps farm. John Kopps's son Leland was a stud...

Date: 1948-06-07 

Description: Governor Rennebohm placing a wreath of red roses on the head of Highland's Margaret McGuire, who was selected as Wisconsin's first Alice in Dairyland. Marg...

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Students with Flag

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: The students at Strawberry School pose in front of the school building. The youngest students, in front, hold an American flag. There are curtains and a pa...

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Russell Wepking

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Russell Wepking, 14, poses beside an automobile. The son of Frank Wepking and a student at Strawberry School, Russell "Won distinction of having Grand Cham...

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On the Hay Wagon

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Leland Kopps holds a dog as he poses standing with his father John on top of a load of hay. A team of two horses are harnessed to the wagon which pulls a h...

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Bertha Swingle

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Bertha Swingle, wearing a print dress and hat, poses outdoors in front of a door at her home. There is a large hosta plant on the left and other shrubbery...

Date: 1948-06-07 

Description: Mr. Vollerud of Hollandale portraying Daniel Boone on a mule during a parade in Highland to celebrate the crowning of Margaret McGuire as Wisconsin's first...

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Strawberry School

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: A view, from the rear, of the small, wood frame Strawberry School, District No. 4. The school has a hip roof and brick chimney. A car is parked beside the...

Date: 1948-06-07 

Description: Wisconsin's first Alice in Dairyland, Margaret McGuire, riding on a float in a parade in her hometown.

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Two boys with two dogs pose atop a bluff at the Charles Gottschall farm.

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Jake Wepking

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Jake Wepking, clerk of School District No. 4, poses in front of the Strawberry School. He is wearing bib overalls and holds a cap in his hand. Wepking was...

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: John Hurda, left, and Russell Wepking pose with milk cans on a farm wagon. Hurda holds the reins to a team of two horses. There are two small sheds behind...

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Frank Wedding

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: Studio wedding portrait of the Franks in front of a painted backdrop.

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Leland Kopps

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Leland Kopps, a student at Strawberry School, sits in a chair near a Victrola-style cabinet phonograph in his farm home. There is a large potted plant in f...

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Last Day of School

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Pupils at Strawberry School pose behind a table laden with food brought for the "last day of school" picnic. The children wear "good" clothes; two boys wit...

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Pompey's Pillar

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: A view of Pompey's Pillar, a rock formation four miles northeast of Highland. Written on the reverse of the photograph: "It is 150 feet high from the base...

Date: 1948-06-07 

Description: The crowd in the street at a parade honoring Margaret McGuire who was selected Wisconsin's first Alice in Dairyland.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of the International Irish Catholic Church, facing the altar.

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Main Street View

Date: 1963 

Description: View across main street of storefronts along the slope of a hill. At the top of the hill is a church with a steeple.

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Delia Benish

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Delia Benish, 12, poses at the back of an automobile parked at Strawberry School. A note on the reverse of the photograph reports that she "Drew landscape...

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