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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...

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: 1895 ca.

Description: A promotional card advertising farming land in northern Wisconsin. The image depicts four settler men, their two horses, and their dog outside a temporary...

Photograph

Public School

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A public school established in 1896.

Photograph

Park Hotel

Date: 1900 ca.

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

Date: 1915-07-07 

Description: Ink on tracing cloth. Includes signed certifications from the surveyor, notary public, and Wisconsin Realty Company. From the E.P. Sherry papers relating...

Photograph

Park Hotel

Date: 1900 ca.

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

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...

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: 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: 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

Cranberry Harvest

Date: 1934-09 

Description: Cranberry harvesters using cranberry rakes make their way across a flooded cranberry bog. In the background crates of harvested cranberries are stacked wai...

A Hand-Book for the Homeseeker

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

Photograph

Park Hotel

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of the Park Hotel in winter. A man on the left is carrying a sled piled with firewood.

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: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated view of town.

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

Pioneer Sauna

Date: 1947-06 

Description: Log cabin-style sauna or steam bath.

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High School

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the high school.

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