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Horse-Drawn Sleigh

Date: 1959-03 

Description: "Erhard Luhn, Richard Sigler, & Howard Greiner are bringing milk to Widmer Cheese Factory in a horse-drawn sleigh."

Date: 1995-06 

Description: "Joe Lackas works on the playground behind the Theresa Learning Center."

Date: 2002-06 

Description: The inside cover for "Theresa Documentary" describes Widmer's reason for creating the compilation and dedicates the series to his wife, Shirley.

Date: 1978-02-02 

Description: "Water tower view, looking to the east."

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Theresa Village Dam

Date: 1992-12 

Description: Built in 1916, the Theresa Village Dam has played a large part in the appearance of the Rock River. Dam is pictured in winter.

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Parade

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of a parade passing by a residential block.

Date: 1979-03 

Description: "With the Catholic Church steeple looming in the background, Schuster Construction men work on the Widmer Cheese Factory chimney."

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Elevated City View

Date: 1996-09 

Description: "This is Theresa Station. Note the Rock River and Soo Line Railroad track."

Date: 1970 

Description: "Groundbreaking ceremony at St. Peter's Lutheran Church for parish hall & school rooms. Left to right: Dennis Schuster, Wayne Giese, Ronald Bernard, Marvi...

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Main Street

Date: 1956 

Description: "Main Street taken with a telephoto lens."

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Street Scene

Date: 1978-02-16 

Description: View of Theresa main street including water tower. "The telephoto lens compresses the distance between telephone and light poles."

Date: 1993-11 

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.'"

Date: 1949-06-12 

Description: "American Legion Picnic at Firemen's Park."

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Applying Shingles

Date: 1983-10 

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...

Date: 1978-02-16 

Description: "Carrying the casket from Zion, the small country church."

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Focus On Theresa

Date:  date unknown

Description: Cover of Jim Widmer's "Focus On Theresa" series. Text reads, "How we looked in the late 1940s & 1950s."

Date: 1981-07 

Description: "Betty Zedler, artist, poses with her painting of the Solomon Juneau House."

Date: 1991-11 

Description: Landmark tavern in Theresa demolished to make way for highway improvement plan.

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Downtown Theresa

Date: 1971 

Description: "Downtown Theresa from the water tower."

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Street Concert

Date: 1990-09 

Description: A concert on Rock River Street.

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