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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: 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...

Date: 1994 

Description: Fred Smith's Concrete Park, including folk art pieces depicting people, dogs and a team of horses.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: The front (left) and back (right) of a promotional card advertising farming land in northern Wisconsin.

The caption below the image reads: "A typical cou...

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...

Photograph

Cranberry Ditches

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Digging flood ditches on a cranberry marsh near Phillips.

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...

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...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of a church and what appears to be the adjoining rectory.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Detail of a statue of a man at Fred Smith's Concrete Park.

Photograph

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...

Photograph

Public School

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A public school established in 1896.

Date: 1917 

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

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:  date unknown

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

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...

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...

Photograph

Loading Cranberries

Date: 1934-09 

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

Date: 1895-09-04 

Description: Men display produce, a large cabbage and a bushel of potatoes, while standing in the gardens of the Thayer farm. Cabbage, onion, currant, and raspberry pla...

Date: 1994-07-04 

Description: The flag raising during the Fourth of July ceremony, with a group of the local Knights of Columbus on the left. In the foreground on the right is a photogr...

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