Join the Following Donors Who Have Generously Helped Us Bring History To Life
Thank you to our recent donors – Spring 2017
Woman’s Club of M-T · MT Sunrise Rotary · Bruce Wild Painting · Harold & Joan Schnell
Shaw & Anne Bridges · Ruby Tap · Antiquarian Society of Wisconsin · Kay & Art Dahlke · Jon & Dawn Safran
Dr. Karl & Carol Hertz · Cindy & David Bock · Babette Larson-Butler · Johnson Bank · Bob & Jan Blazich
Norb Studelska · Kim & Ann Harter · Connie Pukaite · Bridget DeLoge · Jim Marshall
Cedar Creek Winery · Sandra & Gerald Osborne · Fred Derr & Nina Look · Mary McCann · Bill & Denise Ryan
the cheel · Jim & Tammie Strause · Beverly Hess · Dave Jackson · Mary Sayner · David & Camille Kundert
Bernita & Henry Hile · Jan Watson & Alfred Lustig · Jim & Darlis Glassford · Heritage Trails Questers
Cindy Shaffer · Nancy Perez · The Mequon Community Foundation · M-T Optimists Club · First Priority Printing
Amy’s Candy Kitchen · Sam Cutler · The Ruschman Family · Diana Hetzel · Fromm Family Foods
Pieper Power Foundation · Mary McCann · Susan Malmquist · Jodie Schei · Jim & Jean Hill
Partnership Bank · Nancy Szatkowski · Roger & Carol Boehlke · Mike & Ann Oberndorfer · Jim Walczak
Kubala Washatko Architects · Liz & Bob Hickman · Lynn Rix · Mequon Woman’s Club · Suzanne & John Kessler
Tom Daub · Outpost Natural Foods · Peter & Donna Steffen · The Pink Llama Gallery
Thank you to JOHNSON BANK for sponsoring our Holiday Lights events!!
Located at 1555 W. Mequon Road
Thank you to our wonderful Heritage Days Event Sponsors: Fromm Foods, Spectrum Investment Advisors, Shaffer Development, The Kubala Washatko Architects. Other business supporters include: Ozdogs, Outpost Natural Foods, The Pink Llama, Godin’s Piggly Wiggly, Washington House Inn, Leafland, and the Sinter Klausen Christmas Markt, The Range Line Inn, Mequon Pizza Company, and Freddy’s Deli Wagon.
Special thanks to the Thiensville-Mequon Optimist’s Club for their generation donation to JCH. This money allowed us to purchase educational materials for our young museum visitors as part of our “Think Like a Historian” educational programming.
Please visit their website: http://mtoptimist.org
The Friends of Jonathan Clark House Support Local Businesses
As early settlers Jonathan and Mary had few choices for local commerce. For some of their needs, they relied on businesses of family and neighbors such as Mary Clark’s father Peter Turck’s saw mill.
We follow Jonathan and Mary’s lead in supporting local, neighborhood businesses. Please support the following businesses that have partnered with the Friends of the Jonathan Clark House.
Sommer’s Donation Sparks the Development of Jonathan’s Office
Jonathan was a prominent early settler and his office is a testament to his ambitions. He was the first road supervisor for the area when there were very few roads beyond the trails forged through the woods by the Native Americans that lived and traveled through the Wisconsin Territory. Jonathan is also known for his work with early public education. In fact, in 1843, Jonathan and his father-in-law Peter Truck and their friend William Bonniwell started the first public school named “Bonniwell School, District One”.
When Don and Joan Sommer chose his office for Sommer’s Automotive naming rights they looked forward to an interpreted room depicting Jonathan’s contributions to the development of our community. Stop by the Museum to see Jonathan’s desk and the items he had for his work. The desk and future furnishings are a gift from Sandy Videkovich Brown and her husband Gary Brown of Florida. They are dedicating the furnishings to Sandy’s mother Marion Herbst Videovich whose family was one of our early settlers.
Thanks to Sommer’s Automotive and the Brown’s for supporting our growing museum.
JERRY AND BARBARA McGINNIS FAMILY DAVID AND FREDERICK BOCK FAMILIES FRED DERR AND NINA LOOK
Fromm Family Foods
American Country Farm Bed & Breakfast
The Dean Group
First Priority Printing
Gollnick and Sons Tree Service
Kubala Washatko Architects
Leaf Land Landscape Design Center Pieper Power Corporation (PPC)
The Pink Llama Gallery and Grand River Pottery
Pigeon Creek Antiques Ruschman Family Shully’s Cuisine
Antique Center at Wales
B’s Creative Glass (Bridget DeLoge)
Cedar Creek Winery
City of Mequon
Cousins Subs in Thiensville
Eagle Center Bed and Breakfast
Early American Life Magazine
First Bank Financial Center
Frenz Garden Center
Fox 6 (Chip Brewster)
Guthrie and Frey Water Conditioning
Interior Garden Art Studio
Kettle Moraine Appliances
Ladke and Associates
Milwaukee Area Technical College
The Mitered Edge
Outpost Natural Foods
Schmidt Ford Corporation
Subway of Mequon
Town New Today
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Village of Thiensville
Wade House Historic Site
Washington House Inn
Junior Women’s Club of Mequon Thiensville
Thiensville-Mequon Rotary Club
Ozaukee County Historical Society
Mequon Nature Preserve
Mequon-Thiensville Historical Society
Mequon-Thiensville Sunrise Rotary
Ozaukee Washington Land Trust
Wisconsin Historical Society
The Friends are collaborating through programming, tours, exhibits, and visioning conversations with the following organizations and businesses:
Cedarburg Art Museum, Cedarburg Cultural Center, City of Mequon, Cub Scout Troops of Mequon-Thiensville and Cedarburg, Freistadt Historic Village, Junior Women’s Clubs of Mequon-Thiensville, Lindenwood 4H, Logemann Community Center, Mayer Helminiak Architects, Mequon Community Foundation, Mequon Nature Preserve, Mequon-Thiensville Chamber of Commerce, Mequon-Thiensville School District, Mequon-Thiensville Historical Society, Milwaukee Area Technical College, Ozaukee County Historical Society, Ozaukee Washington Land Trust, Pommerscher Verein Freistadt, Mequon-Thiensville Sunrise Rotary, The Kubala Washatko Architects, Thiensville-Mequon Rotary, UW-Milwaukee, Village of Thiensville, Wisconsin Historical Society
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