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Description: "Spectacular lightning lights up the sky on a summer evening."
Description: "Theresa firemen cut up an old car with their new 'Jaws of Life' equipment."
Description: "Zion Cemetery. Herb Sellnow is laid to rest a short distance from the farm where he spent most of his life."
Description: "Groundhog Day... A view from the water tower, looking northwest. The 20mm lens provides a very wide angle of view."
Description: "Theresa Bank employees from left are Sal Beck, Suzy Erdman, Gene Koll, and Dick Lux."
Description: "Water tower view, looking to the east."
Description: "High over the rooftops of Theresa, Jim Polster and son, Kieth, have the scary job of applying new shingles on the building that houses the fire department...
Description: Firemen Joel Graff, Craig Hahn and Max Zastrow pose in front of the firehouse.
Description: Lighted crosses at St. Peter's Lutheran Church. Brothers Harley and Wilbur Backhaus funded the crosses with their wills.
Description: "Joe Lackas works on the playground behind the Theresa Learning Center."
Description: "Progress on Valley Estates Subdivision."
Description: "Main Street on a cold winter night."
Description: "Armand Quick, one of Theresa's most famous sons, died in late January and is buried in the family plot at the Catholic Cemetery. Quick was famous for his...
Description: "A view from the water tower, looking due south. Groundhog Day was a cloud-free day; forecasting six more weeks of bad weather."
Description: "Theresa's first female Village President is 44-year-old Chris Giese. Chris works in the Intensive Care Unit at St. Agnes Hospital and she and her husband...
Description: "Main (Milwaukee) Street. At this time Hwy 41 was still routed through the village."
Description: "In the early morning hours, a new month dawns on the small village of Theresa. The village is now in the 130th year of its existence." The village marke...
Description: "Main (Milwaukee) Street. Six taverns were in business in the span of one block!"
Description: "Village board member, Fred Bandlow, supervised road construction on Wisconsin Street."
Description: "The view south from St. Theresa Catholic Church."
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