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Rock River

Date: 1949-07-19 

Description: "Cows graze along the Rock River southeast of Theresa."

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Scherr Tractor

Date: 2004 

Description: The Scherr family pose with this old farm tractor, which is still in use.

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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...

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Spraying Cornfield

Date: 1990-07 

Description: "Mark Lifke sprays corn in a field on Warner Road."

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Potato Field

Date: 1948-09-28 

Description: "Ben & Catherine Adelmeyer tend their potato crop in a field that abutted Henni & Wisconsin Streets."

Date: 1996-06 

Description: "Sesquicentennial celebration on Rock River Street."

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Description: View of an article on Theresa's "best kept secret," Custom Accessories, a manufacturer of garters for the wedding industry.

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Flooded Road

Date: 1974 

Description: "Flooding on North Pole Rd."

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Super Bowl Extra

Date: 1997-01-27 

Description: The headline of the "Milwaukee Journal Sentinel" Super Bowl Extra reads, "How sweet it is!"

Date: 2004 

Description: This combination workshop and corn crib stands near the Ripple home.

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Wooden Bench

Date: 1982-05 

Description: "Ist das nicht ein schnitzel bank? Ja das ist ein schnitzel bank. This bench made by Aug. Beck (1951-1910) used to hold wood so it can be whittled with a d...

Date: 1978-02-27 

Description: "Theresa telephone office. Thirty-year employee, Donald Lawrence, solders on the main frame of the central office switching equipment."

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Parade

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of a parade featuring children and adults carrying American flags. Spectators can be seen on the sidewalk.

Date:  date unknown

Description: "This Widmer Cheese Factory sign was visible to travelers south bound on Hwy 41. It stood near the present day rest area, near the Hwy 28 turn off."

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Waterfall

Date: 1952 

Description: "This waterfall is located on Hocheim Road southwest of Theresa."

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Description: Cheesemakers remove loaves of Brick Cheese that have been floating in the salt brine tank for 14 hours.

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Sunny Brae Farm

Date: 1968 

Description: "Brenda Widmer walks her dog Bonnie next to the disposal system. In distance is Sunny Brae farm, site of present-day Schnitzler River View Hills mobile hom...

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Kohl Family

Date: 1948-09 

Description: "The Joe Kohl Family."

Date: 1978-02-03 

Description: "Postmaster Paul 'Skip' Trauba. Skip has been a postal employee since 1950 and served as postmaster since 1966. The Third Class office presently has 220 lo...

Date: 1984-02 

Description: "St. Peter's at night."

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