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Description: Chris and Elaine Mauritz moved to the "Schnitzler" farm on the edge of Theresa village limits at W1202 Hwy 28/67 (Section 10) in 1992. Former occupants wer...
Description: William and Edna Knueppel and Harry, Sr. and Leona Geschke farmed on this property before the Jasters took possession.
Description: "Snowfall in early October!"
Description: Leo and Helen Bonack, at W2472 Hwy TW (Section 6), have lived here for 38 years. Cows were last milked in 1960.
Description: The slabs of cheese are put through a curd mill, which makes the popular Cheddar Cheese Curds.
Description: "Standing at the Weber Brewery, 'Gebby' Weber holds a photo that appeared in the March 19, 1961 Milwaukee Journal shortly before the brewery's demise."
Description: This combination smokehouse and milkhouse are still standing on the Giese property.
Description: The Wisnefske family lives at N9652 Hwy 175 (Section 2). Standing, left to right: wife, Linda; son, Jared; father, Greg; daughter-in-law, Jodi; and her dau...
Description: "In the foreground is the intersection of Hwy D & Hwy 175. Beyond it is Allen Road."
Description: Michael and Amy Schneider, with their children, Maggie and Matthew, live at 807 Allen Road (Section 26). They have lived here for 8 years.
Description: "This quartet entertained at the American Legion Annual Birthday Party."
Description: Cliff and Renoda pose by this old granary.
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Description: "Ward Allen, former weather reporter for Channel 6, Milwaukee, purchased the dance hall in Theresa, and is operating it under the name of 'Ward Allen's Pub...
Description: "The Widmer milk truck gets bogged down in the Bill Breitag driveway, north of Theresa."
Description: The Todd Bodden family poses by this wonderful, old silo, which was built in 1910. One can only imagine how many field stones were used in the 12-inch thic...
Description: This very old structure is on the Art Steinbach farm at W1991 Zion Church Rd (Section 30). Art's son, Tom, is in the photo.
Description: "Winfred Herberg, a perennial jokester, does a spoof on how to clean a camera lens."
Description: This barn, owned by Milan Beck, is at N7724 Cty Hwy P (Section 27).
Description: "Crews begin the cleanup after the ice storm."
Description: On Memorial Day American Legion Member Oliver Krueger drops a wreath into the Rock River.
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