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Mill Pond

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of men and boys pose by a pond. A boy holds a long, probably bamboo, fishing rod. Two men jokingly pose as if they are dancing the tango.

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Railroad Depot

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of a train arriving at the station. The train station is full of people and there is a horse-drawn carriage next to the building.

Date: 1865 

Description: Bird's-eye view of New Glarus.

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Description: Casper Jaggi, on right, with cheese harp, and three brothers of the Erb family, (holding stirrers), standing outdoors at the Coldren Cheese factory. They a...

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Residential Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view down an unpaved road lined with utility poles. On the left is a sidewalk and a house partially hidden by trees.

Date: 1925-04 

Description: A church is in the distance at the end of the road. On either side of the street are homes and stores, with a street light suspended above the street in t...

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Lawn Decoration

Date: 1961 

Description: Homemade decorative star wheel set curbside. The object consists of an assortment of pottery sherds and other discarded bits set in cement within a circula...

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Main Street

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View down Main Street of the central business district, with many parked automobiles, storefronts, power lines, and sidewalks on both sides of the street.

Date: 1941 

Description: Two young girls dressed in Swiss costumes for the Wilhelm Tell Festival.

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Monroe High School

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A high school in Monroe.

Date: 1917 

Description: View down middle of a wide dirt road in a residential area. Trees line both sides of the street along the sidewalks.

Date: 1920 

Description: View across lawn towards Norwegian Lutheran Church and cemetery. Well-dressed men and women stand at the entrance to the building. There are graves behind...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of Trukenbrod's Pharmacy. The signs in the rear of the store proclaim that they are proprietors of both "Prescriptions" and "Paints" alike, w...

Date: 1949-03-01 

Description: A man stands next to shelves housing his bottle collection.

Date: 1963-06-01 ca.

Description: Exterior view of an old high school building, partly demolished. There is a snow fence in front of the debris.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of Exchange Square on Main Street. The elevated view shows a drug store on the corner and a bank to the right. Most buildings have awnin...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: The structure was built as a home by Edwin Barlow, and later given to the town for use as a museum of Swiss memorabilia.

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Description: Friedrich Fuhrer and Elise Schupbach, the parents of Casper Jaggi.

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Description: Exterior of the Brodhead Cheese factory from the street, with trucks and cars.

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Man Squeezing Whey

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Description: Man squeezing whey from a cheese cloth.

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