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Koehler Family in a Garden

Date: September 04 1895
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...
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Turner House

Date: 1875
Description: Slightly elevated group portrait of men and women gathered around the Turner House, which was erected by John Turner to house railroad men and construction...
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Leiserson and Logging Locomotive

Date: 1914
Description: Taken on logging railroad, Lakeshore and Eastern Railroad, owned and operated by the Kneeland-McLurg Lumber company, Phillips, Wisconsin. Photograph is tak...
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Rail Yard at Depot

Date: 1895
Description: Railroad depot surrounded by stacked lumber for wood-burning locomotives. A few homes can be seen in the background.
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Main Street

Date: 1885
Description: Main Street with storefronts, including a restaurant and meat market.
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Threshing Steam Tractor

Date: 1900
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...
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Loading Cranberries

Date: September 1934
Description: A crew of agricultural workers loads boxes of cranberries for transport to the drying sheds.
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Making a New Cranberry Bog

Date: June 1938
Description: Construction of a leadgate to control the water flow in a new cranberry section at the Cranberry Lake Development Company in Price County.
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Elevated View of Town

Date: 1905
Description: Elevated view of town.
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View of Town after the fire of July 27, 1894

Date: 1894
Description: A view of the town as it appeared following the fire of 1894.
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Rebuilding after Fire

Date: 1895
Description: Rebuilding of homes and barns after the fire in 1894.
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View of Town

Date: 1890
Description: A view of the town as it appeared before the fire of 1894.
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Price County Jail

Date: 1910
Description: A view of the Price County Jail.
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Congregational [sic] Church

Date: 1900
Description: A view of a Presbyterian Church and parsonage. *See note.
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Avon Street

Date: 1905
Description: A view looking down Avon Street.
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Cranberry Ditches

Date: 1935
Description: Digging flood ditches on a cranberry marsh near Phillips.
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Residential Street

Date: 1910
Description: View down lawns of a neighborhood. Two children are walking on the sidewalk.
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Elevated Panoramic View of Town

Date: 1910
Description: An elevated panoramic view of the town.
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Public School

Date: 1900
Description: A public school established in 1896.
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Park Hotel

Date: 1900
Description: A view of the Park Hotel, with children playing out in front of the hotel.

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