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Map or Atlas

Monroe, Wis.

Date: 1871 

Description: Birds eye map of Monroe, WI, depicts street names and street locations, houses, and trees. A reference key at the bottom of the map shows the locations of...

Date: 2008 

Description: Clarence "Slim" Fritag's Pure Oil service station, located at 1323 Ninth Street, created a sensation in 1935 when the local newspaper announced that "an at...

Photograph

At The Mailbox

Date: 1956-01-13 

Description: Edna Kern picking up the mail at the roadside mailbox.

Date: ????-06-13 date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the Sugar River. Elevated view of buildings and trees lining the shoreline. Two men can be seen standing next to the dam among a p...

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Description: Hand-colored image of Casper Jaggi and his dog, ready to deliver a load of Swiss cheese to Monticello. He was delivering 6 tubs of Swiss cheese, each weigh...

Photograph

Residential Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view down an unpaved road lined with utility poles. On the left is a sidewalk and a house partially hidden by trees.

Date: 1941 

Description: Two women in Swiss costume, possibly for the Wilhelm Tell Festival.

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of Main street with the public library and storefronts.

Date: 1910-11-31 

Description: Colorized postcard of The Spring in Decatur Park. A man is sitting near the spring. There is a bridge on the right, and many trees. Text in red in the lowe...

Photograph

Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Browntown train depot. The depot offers Wells Fargo & Company Express delivery and Western Union telegraph service. There are two carts on the platform...

Date: 1907 

Description: Elevated view of Albany, looking West.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men standing on a dirt road at a bridge with the Nichols House in the background.

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Description: Exterior of the Brodhead Cheese Factory with a truck in front.

Photograph

Men Retrieving Curd

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Description: Men prepare to retrieve the remainder of the curd from a kettle and add it to the bag.

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: 1898 ca.

Description: Interior view of Zwingli Reformed Church with pulpit and organ.

Photograph

Sears Farm

Date:  date unknown

Description: The home farm of Thomas and Adeline Sears.

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Description: Casper Jaggi presses cheese.

Date: 1920 

Description: View across lawn towards Norwegian Lutheran Church and cemetery. Well-dressed men and women stand at the entrance to the building. There are graves behind...

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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...

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