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Date: 1917 

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

Date: 1934-01 

Description: Aerial view of a forest with a river running through it.

Date: 1895-09-04 

Description: A promotional card created to promote agricultural land in northern Wisconsin. This piece displays Julius Koehler, a man, and a woman in the flourishing ga...

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: 1994 

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

Photograph

Pioneer Sauna

Date: 1947-06 

Description: Log cabin-style sauna or steam bath.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Rebuilding of homes and barns after the fire in 1894.

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."

Photograph

Hemlock Forest

Date: 1961-09-18 

Description: Bog-clearing in a stretch of hemlock forest along Highway 13.

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of the Post Office in Prentice, Wisconsin, with a banner that reads "Post Office" in red letters, and an eagle perched on a shield with stars an...

Date: 1986 

Description: This late 1980s map of Price County, Wisconsin, shows facilities and lands open for public recreation, hunter walking trails and ski trails, campgrounds, b...

Date: 1895-09-04 

Description: 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, evi...

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...

Photograph

Turner House

Date: 1875 

Description: Exterior view of the Turner house, which was erected by John Turner to house railroad men and construction officers.

A Hand-Book for the Homeseeker

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

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Men and boys pose around a threshing steam tractor. Oliver Johnson is in the foreground. John Bergeson and Art(?) are on top of the stack. Henning Bergeson...

Date: 1897-07 

Description: A promotional card displaying a man in overalls standing by his large rye crops, near the road.

The caption reads, "This view made from a photograph take...

Print

Corn Crops

Date: 1895 

Description: The front (top) and back (bottom) of a promotional card advertising land in northern Wisconsin. The image on the front of the card shows a man holding up a...

Photograph

Cranberry Marsh

Date: 1938 

Description: Dusting a cranberry marsh to combat blunt-nosed leaf-hoppers, Cranberry Lake Development Co.

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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