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Description: "Theresa library board members, Peggy Langenfeld, Sandy Merchant, Betty Bodden, and Ralph Widmer pose with a fund-raiser sign."
Description: Jim and Donna Neitzel own this barn at W1734 Hwy TW (Section 5). They purchased it 23 years ago. This barn has been in the Neitzel name for 100 years and w...
Description: This old, historic house is on the Schauer property. Kathy's husband, Steve, is opening a new business called Masterpiece Plumbing.
Description: The Scherr family pose with this old farm tractor, which is still in use.
Description: "When Pioneer Days was celebrated, visitors were given the chance to view the community from a helicopter."
Description: Mark and Eileen Lifke operate a working farm at W1873 Allen Rd (Section 29). They currently milk 55 cows. The Lifkes have lived here for 22 years.
Description: Al Trauba and Ed Radke are interested bystanders at the Ziemer auction.
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Description: "Marge Coulter."
Description: "The Paul & Evangeline Koll home is at 337 Menomonee Street."
Description: "Workmen posed at the room that was added to the village office."
Description: "Fire Chief Bob Bogenschneider 'cuts' a cake with a fire axe."
Description: Lighted crosses at St. Peter's Lutheran Church. Brothers Harley and Wilbur Backhaus funded the crosses with their wills.
Description: "Spectacular lightning lights up the sky on a summer evening."
Description: "Erhard Luhn, Richard Sigler, & Howard Greiner are bringing milk to Widmer Cheese Factory in a horse-drawn sleigh."
Description: "Police Officer Bill Poellot makes the rounds on the 'River Road.'"
Description: "High winds played havoc with the cross on St. Peter's Lutheran Church. Steeplejack, Tim McNitt, of Kiel was called in to rectify the 'leaning cross.'"
Description: Chuck Bernhard competes in a pie eating contest.
Description: "The wonderful old bridge." The bridge was built in 1874 by Frederick Fisher.
Description: Larry Luhn lives at W1429 McArthur Rd (Section 16). Larry took over the farm from his parents, Erhard and Myrtle Luhn. They acquired the farm from Erhard's...
Description: This is the Staiduhar barn from the south. Bill Staiduhar is a retired Harley Davidson employee.
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