Fall before winter cometh


Ens. Edward L. Scharch
U.S. Naval Aviator WWII
(Photo March 14, 1944)
Coming soon in 2017


T/Sgt Richard G. Scharch
303rd BG, 8th Air Force
U.S. Army Air Force, ETO WWII
(Photo ca. 1944)


Lt/JG George J. Scharch
US Naval Aviator, USNPF WWII
VP/VPB-61, FAW-6, NAS Kodiak, AK
(Photo ca. Sep 1943)


1/Lt Richard F. Baer
487th BG, 8th Air Force
U.S. Army Air Force, ETO WWII
(Photo June 1944)


Raymond W. Baer
86th Infantry "Black Hawk" Division
Sgt. U.S. National Army, AEF WWI

(Photo ca. 1914)
Paul E. Stark house 1921
The Nakoma Neighborhood
Madison, Wisconsin

racing news

Photos of 2017 LOL-SCCA season at Brainerd Int'l Raceway, MN
May 26-28 • Harvey West Memorial Day Classic, LOL Region SCCA. Photos
Jun 30-Jul 2 • Trans-Am Series, NASA road racing. Photos
Sep 2-3 • Jack Pine Sprints, LOL Region SCCA. Photos
Central Division SCCA 2017 Schedule
CenDiv SCCA Website
Club Circuits:
Autobahn (Joliet, IL) • Blackhawk Farms Raceway (Rockton, IL)
Brainerd Int'l Raceway (Brainerd, MN) • Milwaukee Mile (Milwaukee, WI)
Road America (Elkhart Lake, WI)
Sports Car Clubs & Activities in Minnesota
Land O' Lakes Region SCCA: LOL website and LOL at MotorsportReg
Minnesota Autosports Club (autocross): 2017 Schedule (final)
InterMarque Vintage Foreign Motorcars: Car Club Directory
International Ice Racing Association (IIRA): website
Feb 12, 2017 • East Rush Lake, MN: Photos by SAS
msr   Motorsport Registration
Search race events and organizations
race hero   Live Timing & Scoring and Race Results
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PHOTOS / Media


* Note: Family Tree Maker (FTM) sites are being replaced by Scharch • Baer • Farrell Genealogy Page.
Genealogy TOOLS
History LINKS
Madison's PAST
old brochures
Great resource for old brochures and manuals

blue convert
Automotive Ephemera
Ad art from the past 

GM Store
Official GM Media Archive Images

Span Boat Co.
Classic Fiberglass Boats
Brochure resource for old boats

Auto Sports



Race photography by Stacy
Includes works from early 1980s


Race Clubs and Circuits
t and s
Another web section by SAS
Pogoda pic
Road America's Early Days

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Elkhart Lake's
Historic Race Circuits
(Since 1950)
tcms race
Twin City Motor Speedway
Ghost track, 2-mile concrete-oval operated two years (1915-17) and went bankrupt. It once occupied the northwest corner of today's Mpls-St. Paul Int'l Airport.

monza 1

Monza History Project

Road Race Chassis Archive
Compiled by SAS
(Updates to come in 2017)


monza mirage
1977 Chevrolet Monza
ZX1 Monza Mirage Package

Olds 88 wagon

olds wagon

What's in your driveway?



'71 Chevrolet Chevelle
Mild mods to a Malibu




Road Rally!
Route map with instructions
more wagons Station Wagons