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Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across an intersection of a man standing at the corner entrance of an untitled shop. Down the sidewalk on the left a young boy leans over to talk with...

Photograph

Swingli House

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Swingli House.

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Description: A man dips a feeding cloth into a kettle.

Date: 1880 ca.

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

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...

Photograph

Tavern at Exeter

Date: 1925 

Description: A wooden, two-story saltbox style building in an advanced state of neglect.

Date: 1980-11-06 

Description: Magda Herzberger stands in front of a map of the United States holding a wooden plaque carved with a Star of David and the inscription, "In Gratitude to Ma...

Date: 1949-03-01 

Description: Ernest Thierstein relaxes in his Swiss-style chalet home in New Glarus. He came from the village of Boviel in the Emmental valley in the canton of Bern, Sw...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Left to right, standing: Hans A. Bringager and Erik Sviggum; Seated: C. Gulson, Annie Pedersen, Mary Gulson Brager and her mother Thora Gulson; all gathere...

Postcard

New Glarus

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: New Glarus from an early lithograph.

Date: 1925 

Description: A log cabin and park car at the Tourist Free Camp Ground. The cabin has a sign that reads, "New Glarus Settled 1845."

Photograph

Weighing the Cheese

Date: 1929-11-15 

Description: A worker weighs a wheel of cheese on a balance scale for the National Cheese Products Federation.

Date: 1956-01-13 

Description: Edna Kern, wife of Ernest G. Kern, hauling water in buckets to the hen house.

Photograph

High School

Date:  date unknown

Description: The high school building erected in 1908. The building features three stories, a bell tower, and a hip roof. A small child stands in front of the building.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Green County Court House.

Photograph

Brine Tanks

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Description: Brine tanks and people in the background.

Date: 1911 

Description: Shows roads, railroads, post offices, schools, houses, churches, and routes. Includes distant chart and explanation. "Price 35 cents"--Upper left margin....

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Zwingli Reformed Church.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Students pose in front of Farmer's Grove School, District No #3, Towns of York and New Glarus.

Date: 1925-08-16 ca.

Description: A large crowd of men, women, and children gathers outdoors to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the Swiss settlement in New Glarus.

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