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Jim Widmer's "Spirit of Rural Wisconsin," Part II

Explore Jim Widmer's photographs of the Friday fish fry dinner tradition in Wisconsin.

Date: 1987-09 

Description: Laura Rivera celebrates Appreciation Day with an ear of corn.

Date: 1974 

Description: "The Lomira Legion building is framed in the arch of the Highway 67 overhead."

Date: 1977 

Description: "Lomira High School Prom Court. (L-R) Mary Kelroy, Jodie Voight, Brenda Widmer, Karen Jackson, and Diane Dalle Nogare."

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Marianne and Skip

Date: 1954-08-28 

Description: Marianne Rolinger and Skip Trauba at their wedding.

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Enderle Home

Date: 1974 

Description: "The tornado destroyed the Martin & Marcella Enderle home."

Date: 2000-10-06 

Description: "Members of the Wilz & Hren families join us at American Legion Post 347 in Lomira, WI."

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Kay Batzler Prays

Date: 2000-05 

Description: Kay Batzler prays while walking around her horse farm.

Date: 1992-10-31 

Description: "Hundreds of onlookers crowded around the Wisconsin Central Railroad tracks in downtown Lomira eagerly waiting for the George Bush 'Spirit of America' camp...

Date: 1978-03 

Description: The Lomira Girls Basketball Team is on their way to the WIAA State Tournament in Madison.

Date: 1952-08-16 

Description: Ebenezer Methodist Church on Butternut Road was the scene of the Leudtke/Leichtle wedding.

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Borgman Farm

Date: 1959-07-05 

Description: "Shirley Widmer walking in driveway of Elmer, Sr. & Jeanette Borgman farm on Spring Valley Road, southeast of Lomira."

Date: 1997-10 

Description: "The Lomira High School Band entertains at half-time."

Date: 1982-08 

Description: Lomira High School Marching Band.

Date: 1992-10-31 

Description: "Waiting for George Bush Campaign Train."

Date: 2008-08-08 

Description: "(Note all eights) After having hip replacement surgery, Shirley Widmer is shown with her little friend Ginger, at Hope Health and Rehab, 475 Grove Street...

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Saint John's Church

Date: 1974 

Description: "In 1974, Lomira had a tornado that damaged St. John's Church."

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Theresa State Bank

Date: 1995-11 

Description: "Moving ground for the Theresa State Bank in Lomira."

Date: 1977 

Description: "Lomira High School Prom Court. (L-R) Tony Marrese, Timm Jacobsen, Rick Odea, Bruce Zedler, and Steve Schneider."

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Leaving the Church

Date: 1957-11-09 

Description: Jim and Shirley Widmer get the "rice treatment" at their wedding at Saint John's Lutheran Church.

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