Koehler Family in a Garden
Julius Koehler family in their garden in front of their newly built frame home. The original Koehler farm was destroyed by forest fire in July of 1894, evidence of which is left in the burnt trees in the background.
Image ID: 1791
Creation Date: 1895-09-04
Creator Name: Perkins, H. J.
Collection Name: Hand-Book for the Homeseeker
Original Format Type: negative, original
Original Format Number: (H44)92
Original Dimensions: 8 x 6 inches
For promotional use of this image, see Image ID: 95148
Variant: Hand-Book, page 43. Exceptional document. This image is one of many that was created for and appeared in "Northern Wisconsin: A Hand-Book for the Homeseeker" (1896), a promotional survey for the Wisconsin College of Agriculture by W.A. Henry. Henry was the Dean of the College of Agriculture at the University of Wisconsin.
This image also appears on page 6 of "Hand book of Price County," a promotional document published by the Board of Imagination with support from Frederick Abbot, land commissioner at the Wisconsin Central Railroad Company in Milwaukee. See University of Wisconsin Digital Collections website: http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/WI/WI-idx?type=turn&entity=WI.HandPriceCo.p0008&id=WI.HandPriceCo&isize=
Cities and towns
Clothing and dress
Land use, Rural
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