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Description: At the sign of Bilda's Friess Lake Pub; (from left to right) Kim Diorio, Carl Bernhard, Shirley Widmer, Alesha Hill, and Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker.
Description: "Christine (left) was our waitress at Bilda's Friess Lake Pub, Hubertus." Pictured from left to right; Christine, Shirley Widmer, Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, Ki...
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Oak Lodge in Cedar Lake with docks and a small dam.
Description: This 1899 map shows the contour depths of Big Cedar Lake in Washington County, Wisconsin, and includes four cross sections of the lake. Roads, railroads, s...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of the Carmelite monastery on Holy Hill from the north.
Description: "Our waitress at the Break-A-Way was Lu Ann. Although the fish were very good, we waited over an hour for our food, probably the slowest service we have ex...
Description: Vintage aircraft always attract attention. In 1988 on their way to the EAA convention, the national organization of owners of World War II trainers made a...
Description: Exterior view of the rear corner of a building of the West Bend Insurance Company.
Description: Large crowd of people gathered at the train station to see off Company D of the 5th Wisconsin National Guard Infantry. The soldiers, some leaning out of th...
Description: "Victoria's Cornerstone Inn, 109 Main Street, Kewaskum. This was formerly Gateway Supper Club and Woody's Steak House." Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker and Shirley W...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of Main Street.
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: View of a Holy Hill visiting group including Charles E. Brown (left), archeologist of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, and John S. Donald, Wiscon...
Description: Young girls costumed as Red Cross nurses for a parade, with a small wagon drawn by a pet dog decorated as a field “ambulance”.
Description: "The Slinger House is at 100 W. Washington St. in Slinger, WI, at the intersection of Highway's 175 & 144."
Date: 1976 ca.
Description: Brewer's house, a half-timbered Prussian-Colonial style of architecture, built about 1855.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior view of the Koepsel house, a half timber and brick structure built by Koepsel in 1860.
Description: "Patti O's is at 121 Kettle Moraine Drive, North of Slinger."
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Trucks of the Four Wheel Drive Company of Clintonville manufactured at the Kissel Motor Car Company plant in Hartford during World War I, thus uniting in o...
Description: "Rusty's Pub-N-Grub at 1907 Highway 175, Richfield." From left to right; Carl Bernhard, Shirley Widmer, and Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker.
Description: "On a cool, rainy evening, we visit the Country Inn on Silver Lake. Their address is 5602 Peters Drive, West Bend."
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