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Description: Krueger's Empire Hotel, the building that stood on the South West corner of Milwaukee and Rock River streets, has been razed.
Description: "Steeplejack, Tim McNitt, was asked to take some photos from the top of the steeple. This is the result obtained when he held a motorized camera with a 20m...
Description: View of the plat map of Theresa, copyright by General Map Company, 1952.
Description: "This is the view form the top of the steeple looking straight down."
Description: Winter scene of a snowstorm in downtown Theresa. One person is crossing the unplowed street; another digs out the sidewalk in front of Arty's Tap Bar.
Description: "As Mayor John Lindsay leaves the bus, he is mobbed by onlookers, and greeted by John Widmer."
Description: Elevated view of the town's elaborate brick church featuring a central steeple.
Description: "Mike Jacobs of Milwaukee Journal TV4 interviews Ralph Widmer."
Description: View of Theresa, looking northwest toward the water tower.
Description: Shortly after their wedding at Saint Theresa Catholic Church, Eugene Bodden and his bride, Linda Johnson prepare to leave the church in a manure spreader.
Description: View of a snowstorm in downtown Theresa.
Description: "St. Peter's at night."
Description: A view of downtown.
Description: "When Theresa firemen purchased a new truck, as is customary, other fire departments came to initiate the new truck."
Description: "Theresa Fire Department."
Description: "Poll workers front to back: Lester Unglaub, Millie Leichtle, Evangeline Koll, and Ethel Rahjes."
Description: "School children plant three trees in the village park near Firemen's Park."
Description: "View from the steeple looking south."
Description: "Betty Zedler, artist, poses with her painting of the Solomon Juneau House."
Description: "Theresa Waste Disposal System. Village man, Jim Zillmer, checks out sprinkler system."
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