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Description: Men stand in the cooling room at Coldren which stored the wheels of cheese on lids on pipe shelves to keep mice away.

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Description: Letterhead of Williams & Ballou of Brodhead, Wisconsin, a manufacturer of carriages, wagons, and sleighs, with a background image of a carriage printed in...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View down Main Street of the central business district, with many storefronts. Many automobiles are parked on both sides of the street. Pedestrians are on...

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: View of New Glarus from a neighboring hill. A group of people stands on the hill in the foreground and fences are visible throughout the photograph.

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Shorb Hotel

Date: 1924 

Description: View across intersection of the exterior of the Shorb Hotel. Boys on bicycles are in the street in front near a man standing on the curb. Automobiles are p...

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Rainbow for Girls

Date: 1960-05-14 

Description: Sixteen-year old Linda Schiesser poses in the outfit she wore at her installation as a Worthy Advisor of the New Glarus International Order of the Rainbow...

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Description: Hand-colored image of Casper Jaggi and his dog, ready to deliver a load of Swiss cheese to Monticello. He was delivering 6 tubs of Swiss cheese, each weigh...

Date: 1860-10-06 

Description: Minutes from a meeting of the Farmers Home League of Monroe, Wisconsin. The page contains a partial list of settled claims against the League and the amoun...

Photograph

Dipping the Curd

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: A worker at the Jorden Cheese factory dips curd to make swiss cheese.

Date: 1919 

Description: W.F. Trukenbrod poses underneath the awning of his store for this New Year's postcard.

Photograph

East Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down a snowy commercial street. At the corner is the dentist office of Doctor Devereaux on an upper floor. On the left in the far background is a sign...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Barlow Chalet of the Golden Fleece.

Date: 1861 after

Description: The First Universalist Church, built in 1861.

Date: 1896 

Description: Group portrait of the Brodhead Mandolin Club. The men are wearing suits and neckties, and all the women wear long white dresses. There are mandolins, as we...

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Description: Men closing up the cloth after dipping it into the kettle.

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Washing Cheese

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Description: Men preparing cheese to wash.

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: View of downtown businesses, on the courthouse square. On the right corner is a drugstore and shoestore.

Photograph

Aerial View of Town

Date: 1909 before

Description: Aerial view with the main street with railroad tracks in the foreground and houses in the background. There is also a church in the upper left corner.

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Courthouse Square

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Southside view of the Monroe Courthouse Square with a horse in the foreground.

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Alvin Elmer

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Alvin Elmer, age 15, holds a model airplane and coal truck that he made. His teacher at Farmer's Grove School wrote on the reverse of the photograph, "This...

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