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Description: Shows roads, railroads, post offices, schools, houses, churches, and routes. Includes distant chart and explanation. "Price 35 cents"--Upper left margin....
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: A prominent sign identifies the Postville School, District No. 1. The school is brick, with twin gables in the front; vines grow up the walls. The gables h...
Description: Sixth plate daguerreotype portrait of Charles Foster of Monroe, Wisconsin, in suit, vest, tie and stand collar. Hand-coloring on cheeks.
Description: Edna Kern, wife of Ernest G. Kern, hauling water in buckets to the hen house.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Main Street, looking north from the bridge.
Date: date unknown
Description: View over fence of Guernseys cows grazing in a pasture near New Glarus. In the background is a farmhouse, windmill on a hill, barns and other outbuildings.
Description: The Municipal Light and Power Plant and water tower seen from across a pond.
Description: Aerial view of Brodhead Cheese Factory with milk truck on ramp and whey tanks in the center. A boiler room was added later and the factory was moved outwa...
Description: A worker weighs a wheel of cheese on a balance scale for the National Cheese Products Federation.
Description: Swiss-style house in Monroe, Wisconsin surrounded by pine trees.
Description: Dam from an elevated view. The shoreline is lined with trees, and there are buildings near the dam.
Date: 1963-05-19 ca.
Description: A small tree grows through a window-opening of stone wall of a ruined old commercial building.
Description: Interior view from behind the librarian's desk of the Arabut Ludlow Memorial Library. The library opened in 1905 and was funded with a $13,930 donation fro...
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.
Description: Group of people in Swiss costume with large wheel of Swiss cheese, alpine horn and other instruments, and a St. Bernard in front of the Chalet of the Golde...
Description: Casper Jaggi presses cheese.
Description: Group portrait of Montecello boys basketball team with Coach John Ponyicsanyi and Assistant Coach Urho Hill. Monticello played in the State Line League an...
Description: Colorized postcard of the Old Clarance Bridge, a covered bridge. Text in red in the upper right corner reads: "Old Clarance Bridge, Brodhead, Wis."
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A stone monument dedicated to the Old Lead Road. The marker reads: "The Old Lead Road. In 1828, ox-teams, guided along an ancient Winnebago Indian Trail, b...
Description: Elevated view of Harold E. Stassen greeting a crowd of people during a campaign tour in Monroe.
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