• Oral history with Bill Johnson

    Cross Plains Berry Historical Society

    Oral history interview with Bill Johnson. Mr. Johnson talks about the history of Kalscheur Implement.

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  • Oral history interview with Raymond Ripp

    Cross Plains Berry Historical Society

    Oral history interview with Raymond Ripp about the history of the Mid-Cross Plains Telephone Company which began as the Farmer's Union Telephone Company charted in April 1901.  Mr. Ripp talks about Sa…

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  • Oral history with Paul Zander

    Cross Plains Berry Historical Society

    Oral history interview with Paul Zander about the history of the family creamery purchased in 1898 by HM Zander. Progression of family ownership is detailed.

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  • Oral history interview with Robert G. Saeman

    Cross Plains Berry Historical Society

    Oral history interview with Robert G. Saeman about the family lumber business started in 1876 by Robert's Grandpa Saeman who had a tavern in his office to serve food and drink to customers. The busine…

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  • Oral history with James and Dan Hartung

    Cross Plains Berry Historical Society

    Oral history interview with James and Dan Hartung about the family seed corn business started in 1975.

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  • Oral history with Jim Kennedy (1991)

    Cross Plains Berry Historical Society

    Oral history interview with Jim Kennedy about area Civil War veterans. He relates how railroads influenced area involvement in the Civil War.

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  • Oral history with John Attig and Eric Carson

    Cross Plains Berry Historical Society

    Oral history interview with John Attig and Eric Carson about the Driftless Area of Cross Plains and the history of glaciers.

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  • Oral history with Ed Virnig

    Cross Plains Berry Historical Society

    Oral history interview with Ed Virnig about tracing his family roots back to Germany.

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  • Oral history with Bernadine (Bea) Bowar

    Cross Plains Berry Historical Society

    Oral history interview with Bernadine (Bea) Bowar who shares the history of Bowar Brothers Incorporated and general history of Cross Plains businesses.

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  • Oral history with Kenneth Saeman

    Cross Plains Berry Historical Society

    Oral history interview with Fire Chief, Kenneth Saeman, who talks about the history of the fire department and the historic fire that destroyed St. Francis Xavier Church, the oldest church in Dane Cou…

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  • Oral history with John Attig and Eric Carson

    Cross Plains Berry Historical Society

    Oral history interview with John Attig and Eric Carson about the Driftless Area of Cross Plains and the history of glaciers.

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  • Oral history with Chuck Law

    Cross Plains Berry Historical Society

    Oral history interview with Chuck Law about the importance of preserving Wisconsin's old barns.

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  • Oral history with Anthony Schroeder

    Cross Plains Berry Historical Society

    Oral history interview with Anthony Schroeder. Mr. Schroeder talks about arrival of relatives from Germany and his research trip to Germany. Shares life growing up on the farm, his family's education…

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  • Oral history with Pamela Bosben

    Cross Plains Berry Historical Society

    Oral history presentation by Pamela Bosben about simple ways to conserve, preserve, and restore the Society's paper collections.

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  • Oral history with Victor (Butch) Bowar

    Cross Plains Berry Historical Society

    Oral history interview with Victor (Butch) Bowar about the evolution of the feed mill business owned with his father.

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  • Oral history with Lyle Esser about Oscar Peterslie

    Cross Plains Berry Historical Society

    Oral history interview with Lyle Esser about Oscar Peterslie's gift of the family's mail order cornet to the Historical Society. Alvin Peterslie purchased the cornet from New York in 1800.

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  • Oral history with Ervin and Virgil Matz

    Cross Plains Berry Historical Society; Koeppe, Anne; Virnig, Ray

    Oral history interview with Ervin and Virgil Matz.

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  • Oral history with Jerome Hillebrand and Bernie Long

    Cross Plains Berry Historical Society

    Oral history interview with Jerome Hillebrand and Bernie Long about family life in Cross Plains and Cross Plains history including the Great Depression, Prohibition, Civil War and Frank Lloyd Wright's…

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  • Oral history with Leah Kerl White and Nadine Kerl

    Cross Plains Berry Historical Society

    Oral history interview with Leah Kerl White and Nadine Kerl about Otto Kerl and their trip to Germany to see the house where Otto Kerl lived.

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  • Oral history with Harold (Bud) Bergum

    Cross Plains Berry Historical Society

    Oral history interview with Harold (Bud) Bergum about historical barns and renovation projects done with his father.

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