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Date: 1995-11 

Description: "John Reklau, age 92, was photographed while busily working in his tidy workshop room that once housed his chickens."

Date: 2004 

Description: David Huettner and wife, Karen, milked the last cows in 1998.

Photograph

Gun Site

Date: 1983-01 

Description: "The gun site was photographed on a winter night."

Photograph

Rivers Edge Park

Date: 1994-12 

Description: "When the Theresa Community Development Corporation had a naming contest for this park, Janet Schuster Checolinski was the winner, with 'Rivers Edge Park.'...

Date: 2004 

Description: The Lifkes have started a sideline business making candles. The business, called "Field of Light Soy Candle Co.," features candles made from soy wax.

Date: 1994-08 

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

Photograph

Paul Koll Farm

Date: 1983-01 

Description: "This photo of Theresa was taken from the Ralph Bodden farm. The long 500mm mirror lens compresses the distance from the Paul Koll farm in the foreground t...

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Description: Much of the milk purchased by Widmer's is from Holstein Cattle, as seen grazing in this peaceful country scene.

Photograph

Kletzien Barn

Date: 2004 

Description: Mark and Vicky Kletzien, with their children, Ben and Mindy, live at N9742 Cty Road. AY. Just a bit north of the Theresa Township line.

Photograph

Beer Bottle Display

Date: 1981-07 

Description: "Les Beck displays beer bottles at the Theresa Historical Society."

Date: 2004 

Description: Mike and Jody Battisti (left) live at W2369 Zion Church Rd (Section 32). This farm was in the Zimmerman family from 1855-1994. Erhard Zimmerman and daughte...

Date: 1992-12-20 

Description: "In early December, Theresa residents were notified that the Shefond Oil Co. was closing the last service station in the community. At one time gas could b...

Date: 1979-08 

Description: "Widmer Cheese employees. Front; Pat Geschke, Harvey Kamrath, Joe- John- Ralph- Jim Widmer."

Date: 1998-05 

Description: "Ruecker family members gathered when 'Buddy' (far right) received his award."

Date: 1996-08 

Description: "Gene Koll is the head honcho at Theresa State Bank in Theresa."

Photograph

Memorial Day

Date: 1987-05 

Description: "Memorial Day at the River Church Cemetery."

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Description: Each Brick of cheese weighs out at approximately 5 pounds. The general rule of thumb is that it takes 10 pounds of milk to produce 1 pound of cheese. A 5 p...

Date: 1978-02-11 

Description: "Auctioneer Ken Schoebel takes charge at the Bogenschneider auction."

Date: 1997-04 

Description: Carly Hren pushes Edna Knueppal at the Lutheran Home.

Photograph

Stone Picking Bee

Date: 1987-06 

Description: The Wagner family and friends stage a stone picking bee on their farm.

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