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Date: 1996-08 

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

Date: 1963 

Description: "The view south from St. Theresa Catholic Church."

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Downtown Theresa

Date: 1978-02-24 

Description: "Downtown Theresa on a Friday night."

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Beck Barn

Date:  

Description: Vernon and Alice Beck and son, Milan, live at W1057 Zion Church Road (Section 34). Their silo is 98 years old and the barn is 150 years old.

Date: 1985-04 

Description: Six year-old Joey Bernhard and his aunt Sara run the Half Mile Fun Run.

Date: 1972 

Description: "Harvey Kamrath washes Brick Cheese at Widmer Cheese Factory."

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1978-02 

Description: View of a downtown street featuring bars, restaurants, and a laundromat.

Date: 2004 

Description: Florence and Harold Wiedmeyer have been married for 65 years and lived here for 62 years. They raised 12 children.

Photograph

Pumpkin Harvest

Date: 1983-10 

Description: "Milton and Adeline Retzlaff show off their bountiful pumpkin harvest."

Date: 1996-06 

Description: A banner can be seen above a street in Theresa, celebrating the town's sesquicentennial.

Date: 1949-07-12 

Description: "Village man, Lawrence Steger, posed in the village truck."

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Reklau Log House

Date: 1992-08 

Description: "John and Lydia Reklau pose by the Reklau Log House, the newest addition to the Theresa Historical Society grounds. The house was moved from a site two mil...

Photograph

Chili Run

Date: 1983-03 

Description: "Runners are poised to take off in the 5 mile Chili Run. There were 197 entrants, some from as far away as Libertyville, IL."

Date: 1982-08 

Description: "Jeanna Jaster, 20-month old daughter of Tom and Norma Jaster, enjoyed some corn at the Theresa Lions corn roast."

Date: 2004 

Description: Julie Bacon's husband, Stuart, has a license plate collection on the wall in the barn.

Photograph

Communion Ware

Date: 1983-09 

Description: "This is the photograph that was used for the church folder."

Date: 1997-04-30 

Description: "At the fire on the opposite page [Page 26], this 3/4 full, 500 gallon propane tank exploded and was propelled 1/2 mile to this location on the Jim & Donna...

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Pearl Harbor Day

Date: 1980-12 

Description: "Legion members performed a flag burning ceremony on Pearl Harbor Day. Front; Comm. David Metz, Dodge County Comm. Jack Halverson, Gerald Beck & P. Bodden...

Photograph

Catholic Cemetery

Date: 1978-02-05 

Description: "Armand Quick, one of Theresa's most famous sons, died in late January and is buried in the family plot at the Catholic Cemetery. Quick was famous for his...

Photograph

Beck Funeral Home

Date: 1978-02-15 

Description: "Lester Beck, Undertaker. In 1913, Lester's father, Fred Beck, and Robert Kietzer formed a partnership as undertakers and, in 1917, Fred went on his own in...

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