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Date:  date unknown

Description: Hand-colored postcard view of the exterior of the Norwegian Evangelical Church.

Photograph

Open Fields

Date: 1960 

Description: View down slope across open fields over a barbed wire fence towards the horizon. The field is uncut in the foreground, obscuring an abandoned farm implemen...

Date: 1960-11-05 ca.

Description: View down hill of a large, bare tree in a shaded hollow.

Date: 1908-08-13 

Description: Postcard snapshot from a baseball game. A handwritten caption reads, "Nat'l Indians vs. Mt. Horeb, Score, 8 to 7, favor Mt. Horeb."

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: The buildings pictured made up what was called the Opera House Block, located at the intersection of Main and South Second Streets. The businesses housed t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: An elevated view of Mount Horeb from the water tower. Homes and commercial structures dominate the left side of the image, while farmland and newly-develo...

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: Exterior of the kitchen at "Little Norway."

Date: 1958-04-11 

Description: Group portrait of nine members of the Mt. Horeb Rifle Club at their banquet meeting. In the back row, L-R, are Elmer Culver, Clarence Lund, Bert Frederick...

Photograph

Gonstead Residence

Date: 1954-05-05 

Description: Dining room in the C.S. Gonstead home in Mt. Horeb. Madison architect Herb Fritz designed the house, which was built in 1954 and severely damaged by fire i...

Date: 1929-07-04 

Description: Texaco gasoline station with two gas pumps.

Date: 1963-10-20 

Description: Bare tree, complemented by birches in bright fall foliage, in the vicinity of Highway J, south.

Photograph

Gonstead Residence

Date: 1954-05-05 

Description: Mrs. C. S. Gonstead sits next to the fireplace in her home (aka "El Clare" estate) at 602 South 2nd Street in Mt. Horeb. Madison architect Herbert Fritz de...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across railroad tracks of passengers standing on the platform as a locomotive pulls into the depot.

Date: 1954-06-27 

Description: Two people walk near a large rock formation in a wooded area with a picnic table in the foreground. The occasion was the opening of a new wayside park loca...

Date: 1948-01-22 

Description: Pictured at the Mt. Horeb Chamber of Commerce 25th anniversary banquet are left to right: J.B. Johnson, standing, and F.H. Hanneman, sitting. The Mt. Horeb...

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Stereograph of monument. This 17.5 foot granite monument was erected on September 15, 1901, to mark the location of a Norwegian Lutheran cemetery in the no...

Photograph

Hillside Farm

Date: 1960-11-06 ca.

Description: View across field of a farm on a tree-lined hillside.

Photograph

Gonstead Residence

Date: 1954-05-05 

Description: View through the living room's south wall window of the flagstone terrace, swimming pool, and bathhouse of the S.C. Gonstead residence in Mt. Horeb. Madiso...

Date: 1965-07-03 ca.

Description: View up hillside of a tree silhouetted against the early morning sun. Grasses grow on the hillside.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: "Little Norway" bridge.

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