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Description: After the milk is picked up at the farm, it is stored in tanks that hold up to 25,000 lbs. and is held at temperatures of 38 to 40 degrees.
Description: The milk is pasteurized for the first step in the cheesemaking process. Milk is heated to 161 degrees, held at that temperature for 15 seconds, and then co...
Description: August Kressin standing and holding the halter and bridle of a horse in a field during winter.
Description: Cheesemakers remove loaves of Brick Cheese that have been floating in the salt brine tank for 14 hours.
Description: John Kasmiski lives at W1763 Zion Church Rd (Section 29). He has lived here for 3 years. Cows were last milked here in March 1972.
Description: August and William Kuckhahn posing with an Aultman-Taylor steam traction engine.
Description: The Haddys are famous in local dirt track racing. Their son, Tim, kneels in front of a sprint car.
Description: Steve Gephard, and his dog, Roundhead, have lived at W2228 Cty Trk Y since 1989. His parents had a meat market in Allenton for many years.
Description: Patricia Bintzler and Walter Geschke wedding at Saint Peter's Lutheran Church.
Description: "Mason, Reuben Schuster, lays brick on the Widmer Cheese Factory chimney."
Description: Col. Robert K. Haskell (left) receiving the one millionth shell manufactured by the Malleable Iron Range Co. of Beaver Dam in a ceremony at the manufacturi...
Description: The Wagner family and friends stage a stone picking bee on their farm.
Description: This is a very old building on the Leo and Helen Bonack property.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Therodore Miller standing and posing with his bicycle in a yard with a small garden.
Description: "Theresa library board members, Peggy Langenfeld, Sandy Merchant, Betty Bodden, and Ralph Widmer pose with a fund-raiser sign."
Description: Jennie and Edgar Krueger sitting with their great grandparents, William and Johanna Krueger, on their porch across from the family farm.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Elna Krueger stands with another woman and a man while cutting firewood using a belt-driven saw by a tractor in a field in the background on the left. The...
Description: Jim Wiseman, husband of Louise Wiseman, drew some laughs when he appeared on stage at the Lioness Club Fashion Show. Wiseman wore a checked robe and boxers...
Description: William Wendorf and Alexander Krueger standing together in an open barn doorway. William is dressed in his white suit from Costa Rica, with a straw hat. He...
Description: Larry Luhn lives at W1429 McArthur Rd (Section 16). Larry took over the farm from his parents, Erhard and Myrtle Luhn. They acquired the farm from Erhard's...
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