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Description: This neatly-kept barn at W903 Hwy DD (Section 11) is owned by Ron and Karen Bernhard. They purchased the farm in 1990 from the William Beck family.
Description: The interior of the Schoebel barn is immaculate. The last cows milked here was in 1988. Ken was born on the property in 1931.
Description: Dale Christian lives at W1728 Racoon Rd (Section 29). This farm has been in the Christian family since 1848.
Description: John Hechimovich has lived here for 63 years, since March 8, 1941.
Description: "Postal employees, Sheri Trautman & Mari Marks, are decked out for the Christmas Season."
Description: "The Mart. Mrs. Karl Hoff tends the drugstore in its 'Going Out of Business Sale.'"
Description: 77 volunteers pick up trash and debris in the Rock River. Chuck Trauba and the crew covered the river from Theresa Marsh to the Theresa Disposal plant. 50...
Description: Nancy Allarding and Leroy Koll wedding party.
Description: The Schellinger's lost their husband and father, Mark, when he died from a motorcycle accident on March 23, 2003.
Description: This barn at W1616 Racoon Rd (Section 28) is owned by Dan and Karen Nickel. Dan and his father, Alfred, were both born here.
Description: Paul and Evangeline Koll have 27 stanchions in their barn. They ceased milking cows May 26, 1988.
Description: "Ye Olde Village Inn. Ed Paulus, Prop. This was formerly the Arndt property."
Description: A concert on Rock River Street.
Description: "Water barrel fights in Theresa."
Description: "A groundbreaking ceremony was held for Theresa's new library."
Description: Wagon Train organized by Everett Schultz family living on Pole Road.
Description: This old granary still stands on the Fink Farm. The farm dates back to Harry Fink Sr., 1917; Henry Jr., 1928; Roger, 1970; and John, 1995. They currently...
Description: "The William, Sr. & Ester Ehlers Family. Back row: Delbert, Merlin, Anne, Myron, Sr., Erna, & Carroll. 3rd row: Oscar Giese, Ruth Giese, Esther Ehlers, Wi...
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: Krueger's Empire Hotel, the building that stood on the South West corner of Milwaukee and Rock River streets, has been razed.
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