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Description: A group of Fond du Lac women sews clothes for a Civil Works Administration project in 1934. The CWA was an emergency program that lasted from November 1933...
Description: "At Kentucky Fried Chicken in Fond du Lac, we serve ourselves."
Description: Carly Hren, Caitlin Diedrich, Chelsey Wilz, Joye Widmer, Parker Hren, and Logan Wilz sing "Anchors Away" at Ralph Widmer's Navy Reunion.
Description: Label submitted to the State of Wisconsin for trademark registration. Features an illustration of a Japanese woman wearing traditional clothing. In the bac...
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: "Sarah, our waitress joins our group, as well as Parker, Carly & Kay Hren."
Description: (Left to right) are Eiko Olson; Karissa, our waitress; J.P. Widmer; Brenda Wilz; and Shirley Widmer."
Description: "TV news people stand in front of the Fond du Lac Sentry store where the winning ticket was purchased."
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Exterior view from across road of men gathered outside a store and saloon. Most of the men hold a glass of beer as though toasting. Two teams of horses are...
Description: Grace and Dave Schommer enter the Hotel Retlaw for their wedding reception.
Description: "Our waitress at Rolling Meadows Family Restaurant, Sharon McKee, informs us that she is planning an August 21st wedding." From left to right; Shirley Widm...
Description: "Our group is joined by Kay Widmer-Hren, Parker & Carly, at Callahan's Grill & Bar at 121 North Pioneer Road, Fond du Lac."
From left to right; Shirley...
Description: "Our group is joined by Kay, Larry, Parker & Carly Hren at Ledgeview Lanes located at 170 Prairie Road, Fond du Lac, WI." From left to right; Ralph "Buddy"...
Description: "The media coverage was incredible when Les Robins and Colleen DeVries receive their checks."
Description: A Fond du Lac batter awaits the pitch from Mayville's pitcher.
Date: 1934 before
Description: Tourist camp at Lakeside Park on Lake Winnebago, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin.
Description: "Ruth and Orville Kern, join us at the Lion's Family Restaurant at the corner of 1st and Main Street in Fond du Lac, WI." From left to right; Ralph Widmer,...
Description: "Rolling Meadows Family Restaurant is at 947 S. Rolling Meadows Drive, just off Hwy 151 in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin."
Description: "Connie waited on us at Lucky's in Fond du Lac." From left to right; Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, John Bodden, Shirley Widmer, and Connie.
Description: "Janelle, our waitress, joined us at our table at R Chalet Restaurant."
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