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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

Eagle's Nest Tavern

Date: 1970 

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

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

Verona for McGovern

Date: 1972-10 

Description: The Verona, Wisconsin, headquarters for the George McGovern/Sargent Shriver presidential campaign gets a new sign.

Date: 1960 

Description: Hardwood growth in the Madison School Forest.

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...

Photograph

Lutefisk Supper

Date: ????-12 date unknown

Description: Several women are served lutefisk at a lutefisk supper at the Dane County Home. There are plates of lefse and dinner rolls on the table.

Photograph

Polka Party

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: A crowd gathers to watch men and women dance the polka at the Verona Legion Hall. A man plays a banjo in the background.

Map or Atlas

Map of Verona

Date: 1915 

Description: A map of the town of Verona in Dane County.

Date: 1978-07 

Description: Bride-to-be posing in the dress she wore to her wedding rehearsal and dinner. The dress is in the collections of the Wisconsin Historical Museum (2012.182...

Map or Atlas

Verona Township Map

Date: 1899 

Description: A map of the township of Verona.

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the Dane County Hospital, looking north. Excavating for a more modern east wing that was finished in 1960 can be seen. It had been called t...

Photograph

Field in Bloom

Date: 1963-05-19 ca.

Description: View of a field of blooming wild mustard(?). In the distance, several farms are visible.

Photograph

Reading Braille

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman in dark glasses, who is a resident of Dane County Hospital and Home, reads a book in Braille as her therapist looks on.

Map or Atlas

Map of Verona

Date: 1924 

Description: Map of Verona in Dane County, from the Charles Brown Atlas.

Date: 1911 

Description: A decorative page with photographs of school buildings in the township of Verona and Vienna. Some of the photographs have groups of students with their tea...

Date: 1907 

Description: Dane County Asylum for the Criminally Insane, in existence since 1845. In 1880 it became part of the county hospital system, which was set up to provide l...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of elderly women sit together at a table working on March of Dimes activities. Pictured are Ona Smith, Julie Simonson, Mary Zweifel, Gussie Rowe, M...

Photograph

Field in Dense Fog

Date: 1960-07-10 ca.

Description: View of a rolling field in a dense fog. A wire fence with wooden posts stands in the foreground and a group of trees grow in the field.

Photograph

The Green Man

Date: 2013-08 

Description: Sculpture carved on bark of an oak tree of a bearded man by local artist Peter Dove, who titled it "Hombre Verde." The tree and carving sit in the Natural...

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