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Date: 1949-03-01 

Description: Swiss-style house in Monroe, Wisconsin surrounded by pine trees.

Photograph

Elda Strahm

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Elda Strahm, 13, poses outside her home with many prize ribbons which she won at the Green County and Wisconsin State Fairs. Another girl stands on the lef...

Photograph

Main Street

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Description: Elevated view of Main Street.

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.

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: The Mordecai Kelly log cabin on Highway 11. The cabin was built on Mordecai Kelly's 160-acre farm in the late 1840's.

Postcard

New Glarus

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: New Glarus from an early lithograph.

Date: 1909-07-12 

Description: Colorized postcard of the Brodhead High School. A student stands on the lawn in front, with many trees surrounding the building.

Date: 1953-10-28 

Description: Exterior view of the newly-built Leo Scheberle house located on the edge of town. The house is constructed in the Mid-Century style and clad in cream-color...

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Description: Two men working with cheese at the brine tanks.

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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.

Photograph

Milking the Cows

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: A woman runs the milking operation at the G.L. Hamon dairy farm.

Postcard

Turner Hall

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Turner Hall, a Swiss social center in Monroe.

Photograph

Residential Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view down a tree-lined dirt road in a residential area. Houses and sidewalks line both sides of the road, and pedestrians are in the far background.

Photograph

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.

Photograph

Girl with Guitar

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Arlene Elmer, 14, poses outside the Farmer's Grove School with a guitar. On the reverse of the photograph is written "This pupil is leader in plays and gam...

Map or Atlas

Monticello Wisconsin

Date: 1851-08 

Description: Ink on paper. Includes explanation and a certification signed by Jacob Marty, Electa Marty, and a justice of the peace. Original map is very light and in f...

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Description: Interior view of the Jorden Prairie Cheese Factory showing Swiss cheese presses on a bench.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Second generation Swiss-Americans dressed as Swiss immigrants for 1905 60th Anniversary of the founding of New Glarus.

Photograph

Freitag Barn

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: Freitag barn with horse and cow weathervanes, about 1.5 miles north of Monticello.

Photograph

Making Room

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Description: Two men in the Brodhead Cheese Factory in a room that contains a separator, vats and stirrers.

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