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Description: "The Theresa Lions Club Annual Tractor Pull at Firemen's Park. This contestant is from New Hamption, IA."
Description: Robert Becker of the Lincoln Star Journal photographs the home in which his father grew up.
Description: "Timmer's is on the southeast shore of Big Cedar Lake in Washington County. In the past it served as a hotel dating back to 1864." From left to right; Ralp...
Description: "In Lomira, a Kondex Corp. employee was killed when three derailed railcars plowed into the concrete block building in the background at 5:30 AM. Eleven of...
Description: "Theresa Firemen's Annual Tractor Pull."
Description: "At Timmer's on big Cedar Lake, our likable waitress, Julie Buck, sits down and chats with us." Pictured (clockwise around the table, starting on the left)...
Description: "Looking north along this section of track, one can see the overturned car's wheels, and debris after the derailment. The visible bend in the tracks was ca...
Description: "Kay Widmer-Hren and her daughter Carly, join us at Petrie's Bavarian Inn in Fond du Lac, WI." From left to right; Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, John Bodden, Shir...
Description: Lomira coach, Randy Hatlin is interviewed after Lomira defeats Mayville 24-21,
Description: Film crew on street for "Dillinger," a made-for-TV movie shot in Milwaukee's Third Ward.
Description: Artist's rendering of the loge level plan for Miller Park Stadium.
Description: "A Channel 6 reporter-photographer interviews Dodge County Sheriff, Stephen Fitzgerald. Fitzgerald coordinated security around the crash scene."
Description: Head coach Dan Coughlin addresses his players, the Aquinas Bluegold Varsity football team, after his team's first playoff spot was clinched at the close of...
Description: Members of the Park Falls chapter of the Veterans of Foreign Wars at the community Fourth of July ceremony.
Description: "Pioneer Days is celebrated at Firemen's Park. Civil War reenactors, in period garb, put on a show of battlefield conditions."
Description: "Memorial Day veterans Del McKinney, Rudy Heinecke, Ralph Widmer, Virgil Krueger, Ken Schenning, Ralph Ruecker and Les Beck."
Date: 1992 ca.
Description: Prime Minister of Israel Shimon Peres and Congressman David Obey talk in Obey's office. Papers cover his desk and a large map of Wisconsin is mounted on th...
Description: Ralph Widmer, Fred Bandlow, and Les Beck around kitchen table talking over old times.
Description: Close-up of conveyor belt showing the sorting of cranberries at the Walker Cranberry Company.
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