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Description: "Firemen's Park. The original ball field was developed by George Wolf and later sold to Theresa Fire Department. They, in turn, purchased land to the north...
Description: "Under early January moon, a large Christmas star placed on a silo on the Gerald Adelmeyer farm was visible for miles. The farm is on West Bend Road."
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Outdoor group portrait of Alexander, Jennie, and Edgar Krueger seated together on several large tree logs on their farm.
Description: "As a result of the storm some farms did not have electricity for five days. A generator was shared by many farmers and was moved from farm to farm so that...
Description: Edgar Krueger standing in a lime kiln pond playing with a toy sailboat. An American flag is placed atop the mast of the sailboat. Florentina and Jennie Kru...
Description: Justman-Hahn wedding guests congregate at Zion Lutheran Church.
Description: Alexander Krueger family posed in a pasture with a colt named Frank. Alexander Krueger stands behind the colt with one hand under its neck and the other on...
Description: "Main (Milwaukee) Street. Six taverns were in business in the span of one block!"
Description: Alexander Krueger, August Krueger, and Henry Bigalk sitting on the front porch smoking pipes. August sits on a chair holding the bag of tobacco, while the...
Description: John J. Widmer gives "Alice in Dairyland", Janice (Findlay) Aiken, a tour of the Widmer Cheese Factory.
Description: "Nick Koll and his son pick corn near Bancroft Road."
Date: 1924 ca.
Description: Mrs. Brandel poses outdoors in the yard near the house with Max the family dog and a toy rabbit at her feet.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of the Van Brunt plant. The Van Brunt Manufacturing Company began in 1860 when brothers George and Daniel Van Brunt patented a design for a combinatio...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A church near Oak Grove.
Description: "Train derailment. Photo taken from North Pole Road. Hwy 28 can be seen in the distance (left)."
Description: "'Gebby' Weber, with daughter Karen, hoisted an empty beer keg on his shoulder to recreate the Journal photo on the opposite page [Page 48]."
Description: This antique corn sheller is still in working condition in the Straub barn.
Description: "Ward Woltman, Oak Grove, poses at Char [Haus] Pub and Grill, 400 South Center Street, Beaver Dam."
Description: "Flags were flown at half-staff at Michels Pipeline Construction Inc., when it was learned that founder Dale Michels had passed away."
Description: "Village President Chris Giese accepts a Tree City USA Award on Arbor Day."
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