Author Archives: Michael Reilly

That 70s Wisconsin Beat: A Continuation of Gary E. Myers’ Research into Wisconsin Pop/Rock/Soul/Country, Part Two

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   That 70s Wisconsin Beat: A Continuation of Gary E. Myers’ Research into Wisconsin Pop/Rock/Soul/Country, Part Two     The following are the additional unpublished research notes made by Gary E. Myers who has granted SLAHS permission to publish them in two parts. The page title is the idea of website editor Mike Reilly, and may not be used without… Read more »

That 70s Wisconsin Beat: A Continuation of Gary E. Myers’ Research into Wisconsin Pop/Rock/Soul/Country, Part One

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The following are the additional unpublished research notes made by Gary E. Myers who has granted SLAHS permission to publish them in two parts. The page title is the idea of website editor Mike Reilly, and may not be used without his permission. All rights reserved. No part of this webpage may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or… Read more »

Concertina Millie or Mildred E. Kaminski nee Lemke

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Kaminski, Mildred E. (Nee Lemke) Entered into Eternal Life on September 16. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Edmund Kaminski, and brothers Harvey and Russell Lemke. She is survived by her loving daughter Margaret (David) Bizjak, sister Carol Schlehlein, nieces, nephews, other relatives, as well as special friends Camille Kazikowski and Bryan (Pat) O’Donnell, and other friends…. Read more »

Jeffrey Pulvermacher

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Jeffrey Pulvermacher: “Music” This is something near and dear to my heart. It’s been instilled in me from a very young age. My parents encouraged myself, and my brothers and sisters to include song into our daily activities. The family reunions, the rides in the car, washing dishes, so many things we did included music. Remember when, (at least people… Read more »

Badger History Magazines, Reference Material in the Historium

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Badger History magazine series Reference magazines in Sussex-Lisbon Area Historium Contain many relevant story titles suitable for late grad school thru middle school, good information for adults! Donated by Michael R. Reilly Wisconsin Historic Sites, Vol. 25, November No. 2, 1971 Dairying in Wisconsin, Vol. 24, January, No. 3, 1971 [2] Tracing Your Roots, Vol. 33, November, No. 2, 1977… Read more »

Sigmund Snopek III Collection

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Sigmund Snopek III Collection Albums: Roy Rogers meets Albert Einstein Snopek Thinking out loud Bloomsbury People Snopek First Band on the Moon Sigmund Snopek III Trinity Seas, Seize, Sees Sigmund Snopek III Nobody to Dream 45s: Bloomsbury People “Madeline” and “Have you seen them cry” CD: Laketones Legends land Sigmund Snopek III “The Baby Symphony” Posters: Bloomsbury People Oct. 3… Read more »

Wisconsin Music Archives and the Polka Hall of Fame

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Wisconsin Music Archives Swiss Jodel Club, Monroe, Wisconsin (ca. 1930) The Wisconsin Music Archives contains collections representing all Wisconsin musical traditions and encompassing the period from the 1850s to the present. Strengths of the collection include published sheet music, folk and ethnic music, scores by contemporary Wisconsin composers, recordings issued by Wisconsin labels, and of performers associated with Wisconsin. To search… Read more »

Carol J. Buelow Braeger

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Braeger, Carol J. (Nee Buelow ) Age 88 years. Of Sussex, died peacefully Thursday, December 18, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Gerhardt “Gerry”. Loving mother of Connie Barbian (Jerry Mooren) Fort Atkinson, WI; Patty (Bill) Roelofs, Deerfield, WI; Jean (Jeffrey) Fero, Sussex, WI, Beth (Bradley) Enneking, Lannon, WI and the late Richard Paul. Proud grandma of Nick and Jake… Read more »

Samuel Daughtery, aka Dougherty Family

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Samuel Daughtery, aka Dougherty Family Compiled and Edited by Michael R. Reilly Last Revised 01/28/2009 The Early Years In Massachusetts To SLAHS (Mike Reilly)  Wed, 9 Mar 2005 07:33:40 EST- Thank you so much in responding. The following information was received from Bob Drinkwater with: http://www.gravestonestudies.org/markers.htm. 1st I didn’t know where he was born or where he died till your… Read more »

Ghosts of Holy Hill

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Ghosts of Holy Hill by Scott Hughes, August 18, 2017    When the winds began blowing cooler and the leaves changed color, jackets and flannels were once again donned and thoughts of Halloween and especially ghosts, began to form in our minds. We’d sit in class discussing previous trips to Holy Hill in search of the monster that was rumored… Read more »