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Description: Advertisement for the Townsend Tractor Company entitled "Townsend Tractors Can't Be Beat When It Comes to Steady Belt Power."

Date: 1920 

Description: A boy wearing a straw hat, cuffed overalls, and sneakers sits on a wooden crate while holding a prize-winning rooster. A ribbon rests on the boy's leg read...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of the Krueger family standing in a cleared field, with a view of their farm in the background. August Krueger is sitting with a dog in a wagon pulled...

Date: 2004 

Description: William and Edna Knueppel and Harry, Sr. and Leona Geschke farmed on this property before the Jasters took possession.

Date: 1987 ca.

Description: Open house at the Gordon Berg farm where the Bergs show off their Holsteins.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Cover of a brochure advertising the Turner Simplicity Farm Tractor. The cover features a photograph of a man using the tractor along with the caption, "Tur...


Priesgen Barn

Date: 2004 

Description: This antique Dixie gas pump is on the LeRoy and Mary Priesgen property at N7502 Doyle Road. They have lived here since 1960.

Date: 2004 

Description: Jesse and Janet Paul, who live across from this barn, at W155 West Bend Road, have been here for 33 years. Jesse has been wheelchair-bound for 11 years.


Woman Candling Eggs

Date: 1925-06 

Description: A seated woman candles eggs at Holden Farm.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: A farmer uses a Deering grain binder to harvest a crop.


Mary Shaughnessy

Date: 1954 

Description: Mrs. Mary Shaughnessy standing in front of barn where men are loading the silo. Her farm was on the site where Granville School was later built.

Date: 2004 

Description: These barn buildings are owned by Ken Schoebel, who lives up the West Bend Road.

Date: 1919 

Description: Front cover of a booklet advertising Avery tractors. A color illustration depicts a man using the tractor in a farm field. The caption at top reads, "The T...


Fred Essers Farm

Date: 1937 

Description: Exterior view of a two-story house with several trees on the farm of Fred Esser. On the right is a barn with two silos. On the far left in a fenced area on...


Men Washing Hands

Date: 1923-10-04 

Description: A group of men wash their hands in water bowls set on a wooden bench outside a farmhouse. A man stands nearby while drying hands on a towel and a woman loo...

Date: 1941-07-31 ca.

Description: People gathered around a Farmall Regular tractor on the farm of Clarence L. Dauberman. Original caption reads: "Sydney G. McAllister, chairman, executive c...


Leaning Shed

Date: 1926-03 

Description: Exterior view of a deteriorating wooden shed surrounded by an animal shelter, farm equipment, and other farm buildings. The painted sign on the shed reads,...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Landscape of a model farm (?) with cattle grazing in a field in the foreground. In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, model farms were experimental fa...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Side view of farmer sitting on a tall pile of hay loaded on a horse-drawn wagon. A Mogul(?) tractor is behind it on the left. There is a cornfield in the f...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A farmer pours seeds from a canvas bag into the trough of a seed planting machine. A farmhouse, white picket fence, and picnic table with chairs are visibl...

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