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Description: "What was a thriving iron ore mine at Neda is now home to some 500,000 bats. The steel cage keeps humans out, but allows access for the bats."
Description: "At the John Schiefer House, Dr. & Mrs. Arnold Boegel page through old photographs. John Boddens great grandfather built the house in 1848. Shirley Widmer'...
Description: "Lomira High School students prepare for a play in the school gym."
Description: "Al Trauba."
Description: "Waiting on us at the Flashback Rustic Saloon is Bonnie Gonyo."
Description: "American Legion Post 270 members assemble on the bridge on Memorial Day."
Description: "The Ziemer auction is being held at the Dog's farm on County P."
Description: "At NJ's Amanda was our waitress." From left to right; Amanda, Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, Shirley Widmer, and Richard Yehl.
Description: Opening presents at the Beck-Dudley wedding.
Description: "Shirley Widmer walking in driveway of Elmer, Sr. & Jeanette Borgman farm on Spring Valley Road, southeast of Lomira."
Date: date unknown
Description: "The Argus C3 was manufactured from 1939-66. It was a solid, durable, 'brick-shaped' camera."
Description: "High over the rooftops of Theresa, Jim Polster and son, Kieth, have the scary job of applying new shingles on the building that houses the fire department...
Description: "Tour guide, Ralph Widmer, displays a Swiss cow bell to visiting AFS students at Widmer's Cheese Factory. Students were from Thailand, Yugoslavia, Germany,...
Description: "The camera looks east on Gill Road. S. McArthur Rd. enters Gill Rd. on the other side of the bridge."
Description: "Pioneer Homemakers Christmas Party at the home of Jim & Shirley Widmer. L-R: Marvin Hahn, Ann Bodden, Rosie Wenninger, Walley Sauer, Ardis Hahn, Erhard Lu...
Description: "Camera study of a dedicated smoker."
Description: This late 19th-century map of Dodge County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities, villages and post offices, some property...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Herman Riebe, Alexander Krueger, and an unidentified man are kneeling next to a pile of fish they are cleaning. All the men are holding several of the fish...
Description: Large group portrait of members of the community attending a picnic at the Wills family woods. Hattie Fels, Edgar Krueger, and Jennie Krueger sit in the f...
Description: The Lifkes have started a sideline business making candles. The business, called "Field of Light Soy Candle Co.," features candles made from soy wax.
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