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Date: 1886 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of an unidentified man.

Date: 1924 

Description: A log cabin at Decatur Park. The cabin features a screened porch as well as a front porch.


Description: Brodhead Cheese Factory taken from a nearby road, with a truck in front of the building.

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Severtson Swiss Cheese Factory.


West Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across street of a storefront at a snowy intersection.

Date: 1963 

Description: Old high school building partly demolished and reflected in the windows of a new school building being constructed.


Pressing into Mold


Description: A man presses cheese into a mold.

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.


Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of commercial buildings, including the Brooklyn Mercantile Company, the Brooklyn State Bank, and a candy shop.

Date: 1912-12 

Description: Sanborn map of Monticello, Green County, population 800.


Modern House

Date: 1949-03-01 

Description: Exterior view of Modern house built for the Howard Steinmann family.


Tree-Lined Street

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Tree-lined street with house.

Date: 1925 

Description: Down the road leading to the PET evaporated milk factory. A painted sign on the factory's exterior wall claims PET evaporated milk is "milk at its best."

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the Methodist Episcopal Church.

Date: 1956-01-13 

Description: The Kern family, Edna, Nancy, Ernest, and Maribeth, at the supper table.


Pet Milk Truck

Date: 1931-10-21 

Description: A man stands next to a Pet Milk Company tanker truck.

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: Photograph made soon after the building was completed. It shows a five-leveled structure which was cut down to two and one-half levels in 1921. At right is...


Bird's Eye View

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of Browntown. In the foreground are farm buildings.

Date: 1963 ca.

Description: Fire Station garage doors with bell tower on the roof.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Monument to the first settlers in this Swiss colony, 1845. View of monument with partial view of Swiss Reform Church in background.

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