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Description: This antique road grader was pulled by two horses. The driver sat on the front seat. A second operator stood on a back platform and regulated the blade.
Description: Mike and Jody Battisti (left) live at W2369 Zion Church Rd (Section 32). This farm was in the Zimmerman family from 1855-1994. Erhard Zimmerman and daughte...
Description: Reinhard Grulke, age 82, has lived on this farm for 15 years. The address is N8354 Cty Trk AY (Section 20).
Description: Don Bonack's parents, Gilbert and Arlene, purchased this farm in 1955.
Description: This farm was in the ownership of the Hahn family for many years prior to the purchase of it by the Andes Family.
Description: Leo and Helen Bonack, at W2472 Hwy TW (Section 6), have lived here for 38 years. Cows were last milked in 1960.
Description: Brothers Roy (left) and Earl (right) Lichtenberg, are the 4th generation of Lichtenbergs to live on this farm. The farm, at W1918 McArthur Road (Section 17...
Description: "Hay was being made on the Edwin Schnitzler farm on Doyle Road."
Description: Grandma Martha (Goetsch) Buelke posed in front of her farmyard with favorite cow.
Description: Terry Justman lives at W1753 Cty Hwy (Section 5).
Description: This building, on the Steve Grulke farm, was once used by Immanuel (River) Lutheran Church. It was built in 1858, and stood near the present site, and serv...
Description: There are 27 stanchions that were used by the Beck family. Ron Bernhard tips a manure bucket. Farmers shoveled manure into the bucket and slid it along the...
Description: This very old Pomeranian-style structure still stands on the Gross property.
Description: This bucket, located on the Eugene and Mary Wiese property, was once used by Baker Canning Co. It was used to lower peas and corn into a cooker.
Description: Arnold and Bernice Lifke were married 59 years ago, when Arnie returned from serving in the Marine Corp in the SW Pacific. They have lived on the farm most...
Description: "Nick Koll and his son pick corn near Bancroft Road."
Description: Tom and Leslee Kovalaske, who were married in Milwaukee in 1985, held their wedding reception in this barn.
Description: Wayne and Ruth Margelofsky live at W2202 Hwy TW (Section 6).
Description: Bill and Werner Steinbach pose in front of this barn, built in 1924. The barn is at W2288 Gill Road. The last time cows were milked here was in November, 1...
Description: "Brenda & Kay Widmer examine an ice covered fence on the Jim Dobbe Farm (Sunny Brae Farm)."
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