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Photograph

Lyons Turkey Farm

Date: 1947-11 

Description: Frank Lyons feeds a flock of turkeys on the Frank Lyons farm.

Map or Atlas

Map of Verona

Date: 1904 

Description: A map of Verona, which is a detail from a map of Dane County, Wisconsin.

Date: 1950-02-23 

Description: Metal fire escape at rear of the Dane County Home For The Aged. Newspaper calls building a "fire trap."

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...

Map or Atlas

Village of Verona Map

Date: 1926 

Description: A plat map of the village of Verona in Dane County.

Photograph

Foster Parents

Date: 1958-06-11 

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: 1957-11-03 

Description: Ray Schmid (right) hands a frozen turkey to Ray Wolf, a winner of the Verona Optimist Club turkey shoot. Proceeds from the event go to the club's youth pro...

Map or Atlas

Map of Verona Township

Date: 1926 

Description: Map of Verona, Wisconsin.

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.

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.

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: 1949-12-16 

Description: Exterior view of Ralph Jacobs' gift shop on County Highway PB in the town of Verona.

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: 1955-01-18 

Description: Family room with stone fireplace in remodeled log cottage called "Winwood", owned by Mr. and Mrs. Winfred Guenther, in the Town of Verona.

Date: 1947-11 

Description: A turkey fans his tail at the Frank Lyons Turkey Farm.

Date: 1955-12-14 

Description: Man holding up one of two large W.R. Carnes Company air diffuser shells to show their size.

Date: 1945-04-12 

Description: Boy standing at door to brooder house, 18 feet x 180 feet, complete with hot water heating, on the Frank Lyons turkey farm on Main Street.

Photograph

Plucking Turkeys

Date: 1947-11 

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

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

Lyons Turkey Farm

Date: 1947-11 

Description: People stand in the middle of a flock of turkeys at the Frank Lyons Turkey Farm.

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