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Photograph

Residential Street

Date: 1910 ca.

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

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: An elevated panoramic view of the town.

Date: 1914 before

Description: Taken on logging railroad, Lakeshore and Eastern Railroad, owned and operated by the Kneeland-McLurg Lumber company, Phillips, Wisconsin. Photograph is tak...

Date: 1934-09 

Description: A large group of men working in a line with cranberry rakes to harvest cranberries in a flooded marsh. The men at work are all wearing waders. In the backg...

Photograph

Public School

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A public school established in 1896.

Photograph

Loading Cranberries

Date: 1934-09 

Description: A crew of agricultural workers loads boxes of cranberries for transport to the drying sheds.

Print

Abe Eaton

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Promotional card showing the abundance of oats in northern Wisconsin. The image depicts Abe Eaton holding a rake in his tall fields. His hat rests on the s...

Photograph

Park Hotel

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of the Park Hotel, with children playing out in front of the hotel.

Date: 1894 ca.

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

Date: 2008 

Description: Rudy Kuchlenz built this clapboard-sided building at the crossroads of U.S. Highway 8 and County Highway J in the village of Kennan, in 1927.

Date: 1917 

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

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated view of town.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Phillips Fire Historic Marker

Date: 1964-12-09 

Description: Mrs. James Sima, a child when the Phillips Fire of 1894 raged, standing next to the historical marker documenting the horrific fire.

Photograph

Park Hotel

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A front view of the Park Hotel, with an obstructed view of the porch.

Photograph

The Hay Crop

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: A promotional card advertising the large amounts of hay that can be growth in northern Wisconsin. The image shows three men posing on and beside a wagon ca...

Date: 1961-09-18 ca.

Description: Concrete sculpture museum. Caption on negative jacket reads, "Fred Smith's Concrete Museum. Mr. Smith builds these figures of wooden armature covered with...

A Hand-Book for the Homeseeker

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

Photograph

High School

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the high school.

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: This blue line print map is oriented with the north to the left and shows buildings with dimensions, utilities, and proposed buildings. The Flambeau River...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: This map of Price County, Wisconsin, from the early 20th century shows the township and range system, towns, sections, cities and villages, railroads, high...

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