Cheese Tour

Date: 1976 

Description: John J. Widmer gives "Alice in Dairyland", Janice (Findlay) Aiken, a tour of the Widmer Cheese Factory.

Date: 1996-10 

Description: "Mayville Audubon Days bike riders from Ft. Atkinson take a break at Widmer's Cheese."


Main Street

Date: 1956 

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


Steeplejack at Work

Date: 1984-05 

Description: A steeplejack works on St. Peters Lutheran Church.


Jim Widmer in Field

Date: 1949-07-19 

Description: "With the aid of a self timer the photographer stepped into this picture."

Date:  date unknown

Description: Nikkormat EL was the photographer's first 35mm camera made by Nikon.


Bell Dedication

Date: 1995-08 

Description: "At the Theresa Historical Society grounds, Les Beck and John Bodden dedicate an 800-lb. bell that called children to school for 65 years at the Theresa Pu...


Grain Binder

Date: 1994-07 

Description: "This ancient grain binder was put through its paces by brothers Jerry & Dale Kedinger of rural West Bend."


Zimmel Implement

Date: 1978-02 

Description: "Zimmel Implement has been located at 202 Mayville Street since 1946. They previously spent 11 years at 113 North Milwaukee, the building now occupied by...


Ziemer Auction

Date: 1979-09 

Description: "Taking a snooze at the Ziemer auction."

Date:  date unknown

Description: "This field is located south of Theresa."


Kohl Family

Date: 1948-09 

Description: "The Joe Kohl Family."


Sledding Hill

Date: 1971 

Description: "Kay Widmer pulls her toboggan up the hill that is on the southwest edge of the village."


John Steger Home

Date: 1983-01 

Description: "This photo shows the John Steger home on the West Bend Road, foreground, the Willard Bogenschneider farm in the middle distance, and Theresa Station and t...


Theresa Library

Date: 1989-08 

Description: "A groundbreaking ceremony was held for Theresa's new library."

Date: 1994-08 

Description: Jerry and Dale Kedinger pose in wheat field with antique grain binder.

Date: 1993-11 

Description: "Steeplejack, Tim McNitt, was asked to take some photos from the top of the steeple. This is the result obtained when he held a motorized camera with a 20m...


Snow Storm

Date: 1978-01-26 

Description: Winter scene with young woman on a snowmobile in downtown Theresa, Wisconsin. "Kathy Thompson, daughter of Arty Thompson, rides a snowmobile during the he...

Date: 1992-12-09 

Description: "Pioneer Homemakers Christmas Party. L-R: Betty Schmidt, Myrtle Luhn, Loretta Sauer, Rogeen Franzen, and Shirley Widmer."

Date: 1997-06-05 

Description: "Juneau House Marker."

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