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Description: "Digging out the milk truck in the Breitag Road."
Description: "Rays from the setting sun illuminate an electric line which stands out against the evening sky."
Description: On a windy day bridesmaid Arlene Neumeyer gasped when bride Grace Boegel's vail went skyward, as they left for Grace's wedding to David Schommer.
Description: "Poll workers at Theresa."
Description: Ed Radke gathering corn on land now occupied by the Theresa Library and Highlander Estates.
Description: Winter scene of Ralph Widmer, the photographer's brother, using a snow blower. Caption: "Ralph Widmer blows snow off the sidewalk along Wisconsin Street....
Description: "A sled was used to convey the milk cans. Shown are Ralph Widmer, Bill Breitag, and Ken Reimer."
Description: "Things have changed since the Oct. 1948 photo on the opposite page was taken. In the 60s, the road was relocated and is now a tangled mass of brush and de...
Description: "Theresa from the water tower."
Description: "Looking straight east, this photograph was taken at the corner of McArthur Road & Bancroft Road. Land to the left of the fence was under cultivation and t...
Description: "This was an early bulk truck for picking up milk. The box had room for a whey tank, to return whey to the farm."
Description: An automobile drives down a tree-lined dirt road which would later be rerouted.
Description: "Traveling west over the Theresa Marsh, Hwy 28 intersects Hwy 175 at this intersection."
Description: Mrs. William (Norma) Rahjes honored for her 50 years as an organist.
Description: "Ralph Widmer checked out a pier on the Rock River." Ralph was the brother of photographer Jim Widmer.
Description: Wagon Train continues on McArther Road.
Description: "This view is from St. Theresa Catholic Church. Looking north toward Zimmel Implement."
Description: "Firemen were given a demonstration by a Flight For Life crew from Milwaukee."
Description: "Flooding on Mayville Street."
Description: "Workers collect bales of hay on the Herb Bintzler farm, which is located on Hwy 41 (Hwy 175 today), south of Theresa."
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