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Date:  date unknown

Description: Three-story brick building with two entrances, windows, and a hip roof. Signs above both entrances says: County Normal.

A Hand-Book for the Homeseeker

Read about the dream of successful farming in northern Wisconsin in 1895.

Date: 1895-09-04 

Description: A promotional card depicting Oswald Scheller and his family on their farm in northern Wisconsin.

The caption below the image reads: "Field of potatoes on...

Photograph

View of Town

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: A view of the town as it appeared before the fire of 1894.

Date: 1896-11-01 

Description: One of many promotional cards created to attract farmers to the agricultural land in northern Wisconsin. This card shows a family outside their home in the...

Date: 1994-07-05 

Description: As a boy scout raises the flag, the people in attendance at the Park Falls Fourth of July celebration recite the Pledge of Allegiance. Congressman David R....

Photograph

Rail Yard at Depot

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Railroad depot surrounded by stacked lumber for wood-burning locomotives. A few homes can be seen in the background.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: This map from the early 20th century shows the Wisconsin Central Railroad land grant lands owned and for sale by the Soo Line in Price County, Wisconsin, a...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A view of the Price County Jail.

Date: 1917 

Description: A log farm building and a silo, with a gaggle of geese in the barnyard.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: The front (top) and back (bottom) of a promotional card created to attract farmers to the agricultural land in northern Wisconsin. The card features an ima...

Photograph

Residential Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View down lawns of a neighborhood. Two children are walking on the sidewalk.

Date: 1908 

Description: Group posed in front of the first house built in Kennedy.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Promotional card showing the tall oat that grow in northern Wisconsin. The image depicts three men standing in a tall oat field. The caption reads, "THE...

Photograph

Pioneer Sauna

Date: 1947-06 

Description: Log cabin-style sauna or steam bath.

Photograph

Concrete Sculpture

Date: 1961-09-18 ca.

Description: Close-up view of one of the many concrete sculptures in "Fred Smith's Concrete Museum."

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: This 1914 map of Price County, Wisconsin, shows land for sale by the Good Land Company and Dewitt van Ostrand of Phillips. Also shown are the township and...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of a Presbyterian Church and parsonage. *See note.

Date: 1914 

Description: This map of Price County, Wisconsin, from the early 20th century shows land for sale by the Homemaker Land Company of Milwaukee. The township and range sys...

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Park Hotel

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Park Hotel from a clipping taken from the Park Falls Herald of April 5, 1962. The caption reads: "Park Hotel was a landmark in the early days of Park Fall...

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