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Description: The Verona, Wisconsin, headquarters for the George McGovern/Sargent Shriver presidential campaign gets a new sign.
Description: Detail of a map of Dane county showing only Verona.
Description: Men scalding turkeys to remove feathers in the production area at the Frank Lyons Turkey Farm.
Description: Two girls, holding turkey feathers, watch production line at Frank Lyons Turkey Farm where two women workers are plucking turkeys.
Description: A map of Verona in Dane County.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Dane County Asylum for the Criminally Insane. In 1880 it became a part of the county hospital system, which was set up to provide longer term care to peopl...
Description: Exterior view of the Dane County Asylum (or hospital) with people sitting on a bench in front.
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.
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...
Description: View down center of Main Street. On the left is a storefront with large display windows and a barrel near the entrance. In front is a horse and buggy hitch...
Description: Mr. and Mrs. Kurt Hentschel of Verona look at wedding pictures of their foster daughter, Betty, who lived with them for five years before her marriage to R...
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.
Description: A music therapist (wearing a scarf on her head) leads a group of elderly residents of the Dane County Home in a music therapy session.
Description: Exterior view of the Dane County Home for the Aged.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View of Memorial Baptist church.
Description: Thomas Fairchild casts his vote in the 1952 general election. Fairchild lost his bid for the U.S. Senate seat held by Joseph R. McCarthy. With him are hi...
Description: Map of Verona in Dane County.
Description: View across street of the M.E. Church, which is a one-story wood frame building with a weather vane on the steeple. There are tall windows on either side o...
Description: Man holding up one of two large W.R. Carnes Company air diffuser shells to show their size.
Description: A fashionably dressed woman is sharing a book with an elderly woman.
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