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Date: 2004 

Description: The Roeckers, who live across the road, have lived there for 1 1/2 years. These farm buildings are owned by Rob Ehlers of Mayville.

Date: 2004 

Description: Richard and Gayle Christian live at W1624 Allen Rd (Section 21). This barn was built in 1914, and they are still milking.

Date: 2004 

Description: This combination smokehouse and milkhouse are still standing on the Giese property.

Date: 2004 

Description: Debbie and Kevin Steger and sons, William and Joseph, live at W2230 McArthur Rd (Section 18). They milk 50 cows.

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Schneider Barn

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Description: Michael and Amy Schneider, with their children, Maggie and Matthew, live at 807 Allen Road (Section 26). They have lived here for 8 years.

Date: 1975-03 

Description: "For pumping out the milk at each farm, a small gas engine was used to power the truck's pump. Myron Weninger checks the pump on the Widmer Cheese bulk tru...

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Description: Brick Cheese derives its name from the bricks used to press the curds.

Date: 1972 

Description: "Harvey Kamrath washes Brick Cheese at Widmer Cheese Factory."

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Schellinger Barn

Date: 2004 

Description: Cherie Krenz Schellinger and her children, Dawn and David, live at 7464 Freedom Road (Section 35). Note the very old wooden silo.

Date: 2004 

Description: Kevin and Debbie Steger took over the farm from Kevin's parents, Jerome and LaVerna, who acquired the farm in 1943.

Date: 2004 

Description: Rich Christian was born here to Gerhard and Marianne Christian.

Date: 2004 

Description: Rosie Weninger standing inside the barn, which has 35 stanchions. The last time cows were milked here was in 1991.

Date: 1975 

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...

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Spreading Manure

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Alexander and August Krueger loading manure into a Litchfield manure spreader. Alexander sits on the spreader holding the reins of the three-horse team hit...

Date: 2004 

Description: This barn at W1616 Racoon Rd (Section 28) is owned by Dan and Karen Nickel. Dan and his father, Alfred, were both born here.

Date:  date unknown

Description: "This Widmer Cheese Factory sign was visible to travelers south bound on Hwy 41. It stood near the present day rest area, near the Hwy 28 turn off."

Date: 2004 

Description: This antique corn sheller is still in working condition in the Straub barn.

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View of a Farm

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: View across field of a farmhouse, a windmill, and farm buildings.

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Bodden Barn

Date: 2004 

Description: Todd and Mary Alice Bodden, Matthew (14) and Thomas (10), live at N8202 Hwy 175 (Section 23). This barn has been in the Bodden family since 1851.

Date: 1984-05 

Description: "Workers do steeple repair on St. Peter's Church."

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