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Description: "The long lens captures the Baker Canning smokestacks, and water tower, on film."
Description: Outdoor portrait of Hattie Fels Owen seated in a rocking chair next to the Krueger house.
Description: Bill and Karen Staiduhar live at N7596 Plover Road. At the time of this picture, the family had lived here for one week. The names of the children are Chad...
Jim Widmer's "Spirit of Rural Wisconsin," Part II
Description: Auto salvage yard.
Description: "Workers collect bales of hay on the Herb Bintzler farm, which is located on Hwy 41 (Hwy 175 today), south of Theresa."
Description: This sign gets your attention when you pull into the long Battisti driveway at W2476 Zion Church Rd.
Description: The Behm familiy suffers a barn fire.
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard view of the Catholic Church and Parsonage. There is a rose window over the entrance of the cathedral. Crosses are on the church tower...
Description: Two workers stock the warehouse at the Malleable Iron Range Company. Caption on stereoview reads, "No. 17 A corner of the warehouse where immense stocks ar...
Description: Shirley Widmer at Jim Widmer's 50th class reunion.
Description: Much of the milk purchased by Widmer's is from Holstein Cattle, as seen grazing in this peaceful country scene.
Description: "Les Beck displayed World War II memorabilia on Veteran's Day, Nov. 11. Les served 39 months overseas with the famed 32nd Red Arrow Division."
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Outdoor portrait of Clara Krause (?) standing in the grass amongst several trees.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Edgar and Jennie Krueger seated together in a wicker chair placed in front of a porch. An end table sits next to them with a potted plant placed on top.
Description: The Zastrow wedding party is shown on their way to the Mayville Park Pavilion. Locals will recognize this hill on the Mayville Road before it was leveled o...
Description: Elevated view of industrial sector from the cotton mill tower. Two churches are in the background.
Description: "Mayville's Raymond ?, also know as Peggy McEathon sings with the Pete Runde Dixieland Band."
Description: Two workers at the Malleable Iron Range Company begin assembling a stove. Caption on stereoview reads, "No. 13 The beginning of the building process. The b...
Description: The little cowboy with a toy gun on the pier is John Paul Widmer. The pier was on the Rock River at the west end of Henni Street in Theresa.
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