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Photograph

Plucking Turkeys

Date: 1947-11 

Description: Two girls, holding turkey feathers, watch production line at Frank Lyons Turkey Farm, Verona, where two women workers are plucking turkeys.

Photograph

Eagle's Nest Tavern

Date: 1970 

Description: Exterior view of the Eagle's Nest Tavern.

Photograph

Neva Schultz

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Neva Schultz of the Dane County Hospital and Home poses next to an automobile.

Map or Atlas

Verona Township Map

Date: 1899 

Description: A map of the township of Verona.

Map or Atlas

Map of Verona

Date: 1920 

Description: Detail of a map of Dane county showing only Verona.

Photograph

Weighing a Turkey

Date: 1947-11 

Description: A worker at Frank Lyons Turkey Farm, Verona, weighs a turkey as two girls look on.

Date: 1954-03-20 

Description: Front view of the Dane County Home (also known as the "poor house" or "poor farm") is pictured as it is being torn down. It was built in 1855 and located o...

Photograph

Farm Truck

Date: 1938-10-25 

Description: A man loads a sack onto a Ford farm truck. The name on the truck door is F. Wenger, Verona, Wis.

Date: 1957-11-03 

Description: Three men attend the Verona Optimist Club turkey shoot. Thomas Mahoney of Waunakee pays his entry fee at right. At center, club member Farres Harrison coun...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A doctor bandages a man's head at the Dane County Hospital and Home. Another patient waits in the background with a nurse.

Date: 1947-10-21 

Description: Eleven members of St. James Lutheran Ladies' Aid Society making dressings for cancer patients.

Date: 1947-11 

Description: Men scalding turkeys to remove feathers in the production area at the Frank Lyons Turkey Farm, Verona.

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the Dane County Hospital, looking west. Excavating for a more modern east wing that was finished in 1960 can be seen near the main building....

Photograph

Birthday Party

Date:  date unknown

Description: Seven residents of the Dane County Hospital and Home gather around a table to celebrate a birthday. A birthday cake sits on the table.

Map or Atlas

Map of Verona

Date: 1920 

Description: A map of Verona in Dane County.

Date: 1955-11-09 

Description: Interior of Ralph Jacobs Gift Shop, Route 1, Verona.

Photograph

Working in a Garden

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of people work together in a garden.

Photograph

Auditorium Hotel

Date: 1911 

Description: The Auditorium Hotel, a three-story building with a turret and stairs to the main floor entrances. A wrap-around balcony on the main floor. Barrels under t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view down a hallway at the Dane County Hospital and Home, with the silhouette of a man in a wheelchair at the end.

Photograph

Dane County Home

Date:  

Description: Front view of the Dane County Home. The facility was renamed the Badger Prairie Healthcare Center in 1985. As of October 2010, a brand new hospital at the...

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