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Description: Four young men pose together in a car. They are parked on a drive near small outbuildings.
Description: "Runners turned the corner at the intersection of McArthur Road & Bancroft Road."
Description: Kevin and Debbie Steger took over the farm from Kevin's parents, Jerome and LaVerna, who acquired the farm in 1943.
Description: Roger and his friend, Lona, had a huge "Garage" sale in the Sarasin barn.
Description: Reinhard Grulke received this horse and carriage cutout as a gift.
Description: "The Weber Brewery ceased operation in 1962."
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Description: "Jerry Ritchie, of Ritchie Bros., Madison, repaired priceless stained glass windows at St. Peters Lutheran Church."
Description: "Newly poured cement is covered up as a protection for the very cold nights."
Description: This antique corn sheller is still in working condition in the Straub barn.
Description: "The village was victim of an old fashioned, swirling, snowstorm. Huge drifts made many roads impassable. Due to the fact that February proved to be a very...
Description: Gordon and Zora Neitzel are standing on what was once Hwy 175. The highway passed between the house and the barn.
Description: Earl Lichtenberg and his wife, Mona, are the current residents on the farm. They have been married for 45 years. Earl, who is now 70, has lived on the farm...
Description: "Shirley Widmer conducts a class at St. Peter's Vacation Bible School."
Description: This old house is on the Krueger property. Lore has it that they made moonshine here during prohibition.
Description: "The two halves of the sphere are welded by welders inside and outside of the tank."
Description: Marge Stommel shows off some chickens that she is raising.
Description: "St. Paul's Lutheran Church, halfway between Lomira & Theresa on Hwy 175."
Description: There are 27 stanchions that were used by the Beck family. Ron Bernhard tips a manure bucket. Farmers shoveled manure into the bucket and slid it along the...
Description: Marvin Giese shows his feelings to his country with this display on a barn wall.
Description: Frieda Giese and her son, Lyle, live at 1946 Hochheim Rd (Section 32). Frieda has lived here since 1940.
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