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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: 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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Description: Casper Jaggi in a cheese store.

Date: 1940-08-20 

Description: Albert Mueller, his mother, and recording technician Robert Draves. Mueller was a Tyrolean zither player.

Date: 1953-10-28 

Description: Interior view of the den and recreation room in the residence of Leo Scheberle. The room features a fireplace, wood paneling, and shag carpeting.

Photograph

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: 1910 ca.

Description: The Lincoln Junior High School in Monroe, razed in 1976 and designed by Claude and Starck.

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

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: West side view of the Courthouse Square with Hassinger & Chandler Dry Goods in the foreground.

Photograph

Gas Station

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across road of the exterior of a Red Crown Gasoline station and repair shop. A worker poses while holding a push lawn mower. There is a tire display a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Old Lead Road Marker. Marker reads: "The Old Lead Road. In 1828, ox-teams, guided along an ancient Winnebago Indian Trail, began hauling over this road. J...

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...

Photograph

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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Description: Interior view of the Arabut Ludlow Memorial Library. The library opened in 1905 and was funded with a $13,930 donation from H.E. & W. Ludlow. This image is...

Photograph

Freitag Barn

Date: 1948 ca.

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

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...

Date: 1943 

Description: Label submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. "Golden Glow Pilsner Beer, Brewed in the Swiss Cheese capital of the U.S.A., Since 18...

Date: 1976 

Description: Aerial view of town, looking west.

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Description: Men hook a bag of cheese from a kettle onto a hook with a pulley.

Postcard

Turner Hall

Date: 1945 ca.

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

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