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Description: Colorized postcard of Exchange Square on Main Street. The elevated view shows a drug store on the corner and a bank to the right. Most buildings have awnin...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The Lincoln Junior High School in Monroe, razed in 1976 and designed by Claude and Starck.
Description: Outside the Swingli House, near a memorial for the first New Glarus settlers.
Description: A man stands next to a Pet Milk Company tanker truck.
Description: View down a snowy commercial street. At the corner is the dentist office of Doctor Devereaux on an upper floor. On the left in the far background is a sign...
Description: View down a tree-lined dirt road in a residential area. A car is parked at the curb in the distance.
Description: Old gasoline pump and garage doors.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Usherettes perform Swiss folk dances for the annual William Tell Festival.
Description: Christ M. Stauffer appearing as Uncle Sam, riding a horse, during the Cheese Day parade.
Description: A main street intersection with many stores and shops. The stores include the Bank of Brodhead and A.J. Wagner's drugstore. Three boys stand at the corner....
Description: Photographic postcard of a white, one-story Catholic Church. Exterior view of the main entrance, including stained glass Gothic-Revival styled windows abov...
Description: A chorus of men singing on stage with a crowd watching. A group of officials seated on the right. Rolling farmland in the background.
Description: W.F. Trukenbrod poses underneath the awning of his store for this New Year's postcard.
Description: Shows townships and sections, landowners, and woodlands. Includes inset maps of Monroe, Brodhead, Albany, Cadiz, Decatur, Dayton, Clarence, Springfield, T...
Description: Statue in front of the Swiss Reform Church commemorating the first Swiss colony in 1845.
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: Freitag barn with horse and cow weathervanes, about 1.5 miles north of Monticello.
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: View of the town which was founded by Swiss settlers in 1845. A group of women and children stands in front of a fence at 130 5th Avenue, the Gabriel Schi...
Description: Elevated view of a stream with a dam and a bridge. There is a small fenced garden along the water. In the distance is a hillside with houses.
Description: Men preparing cheese to wash.
Description: Brine tanks and people in the background.
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