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Ca. 1900: Farm machinery on Main Street (Augie Bilgo)
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Ca. 1900: Looking west on Main Street from the railroad tracks (Augie Bilgo)
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Ca. 1900: Bringing cattle down Main Street to the Stockyard (Augie Bilgo)
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Ca. 1900: The original part of Kewaskum, looking east on Main Street (Augie Bilgo)
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Ca. 1900: Looking east on Main Street at Fond du Lac Avenue (Augie Bilgo)
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Ca. 1900: Rural mail carrier (Augie Bilgo)
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1910: Water wagon wetting down Main Street (Augie Bilgo)
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1910: "Fair Day" on Main Street east of Fond du Lac Avenue (Augie Bilgo)
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1910: Main Street bridge over Milwaukee River (Augie Bilgo)
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1920's: Looking north on Fond du Lac Avenue (Augie Bilgo)
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1920's: Manure spreaders line up for a photo (Augie Bilgo)
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1920's: Walter Belger in front of Miller's store (Augie Bilgo)
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1922: Installing sewer and water lines on Main Street (Augie Bilgo
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1924: The Highway 55 (now 45) bridge over the Milwaukee River, August 4 (James Andre family)
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1924: Sideview of the Highway 55 (now 45) bridge over the Milwaukee River, August 4 (James Andre family)
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1924: Chicago & North Western mail train #125 derailed in washout, August 4 (James Andre family)
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1924: The Milwaukee River flowing under the bridge at Main Street, August 4 (James Andre family)
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1924: Chicago & North Western steam pile driver driving new pilings for the railroad's replacement bridge, August 7 (James Andre family)
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1924: Looking north on Fond du Lac Avenue in anticipation of the American Legion Parade, August 10 (James Andre Family)
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1924: Washed out bridge of the Chicago & North Western, August 4 (James Andre Family)
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1924: American Legion parade marching east on Main Street (James Andre Family)
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1924: Gravel site on a farm just north of Kewaskum during construction of Highway V (James Andre Family)
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1924: Road grader and driver during construction of Highway V (James Andre Family)
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1924: American Legion parade, looking east on Main Street and Fond du Lac Avenue (James Andre Family)
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1924: Gravel trucks during construction of Highway V (James Andre Family)
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1927: Steeplejack painting the top of the flagpole on Main Street, May 16 (James Andre Family)
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1927: "Fair Day" in Kewaskum, May 25 (James Andre Family)
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1927: Just married couple and cohorts pose in front of Kewaskum
Bank, June 1.
(James Andre Family)
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1929: Promotion in front of Lay Lumber, September 26 (James Andre Family)
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1936: Washington County snowplow on Fond du Lac Avenue and Main Street (Tiny Terlinden)
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1936: Snowstorm; horses and sleighs still in use (Tiny Terlinden)
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1937: Farmers' "Fair Day" (Tiny Terlinden)
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1938: February snowstorm; semi-trucks southbound on Fond du Lac Avenue (Tiny Terlinden)
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1938: Looking east on Main Street (Tiny Terlinden)
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1938: Greyhound bus bound for Chicago stops for pickup at Grandview Lunch (Tiny Terlinden)
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1939: Farmers' "Fair Day" (Tiny Terlinden)
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1940: Watching Fireman's parade in front of the Grandview, July 14 (Tiny Terlinden)
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1940: Milwaukee Journal newspaper truck overturned on Fond du Lac Avenue, October (Tiny Terlinden)
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1941: Northbound Chicago & North Western Streamliner (Tiny Terlinden)
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1942: Hugo and Bill Schaub plowing snow on Forest Avenue after January storm (Tiny Terlinden)
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1942: People gather around accident between C&NW Streamliner and a Model T (Tiny Terlinden)
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1942: Fireman's parade on Fond du Lac Avenue, August 9 (Tiny Terlinden)
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1942: The end of the Fireman's parade, at Fond du Lac Avenue and Main Street, August 9 (Tiny Terlinden)
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1943: Lay Lumber Company's WWII "Victory" sign, June (Tiny Terlinden)
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1949: Greyhound bus accident on Highway 55 overhead bridge at the north end of town (Tiny Terlinden)
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1950: Friendly Farmer Tavern float on Main Street during Legion Parade, July 9 (Tiny Terlinden)


Last updated 5/28/2000 This site is part of an ongoing project to document the history of the village of Kewaskum. If you have information to share, please contact Bob Schuster by email at rmschust@facstaff.wisc.edu or at 6020 Kristi Circle, Monona, Wisconsin 53716, (608) 221-1421.