Historical Society

The Princeton Historical Society can be reached at
630-632 W. Water Street, PO Box 71 Princeton, WI 54968 
Phone: 920-295-4927 or 920-295-3469
Email: PrincetonHistSociety@gmail.com

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Princeton Historical Society Newsletter February 2020Princeton%20Hist%20Soc%20Feb%202020%20newsletter.pdf

“Small Potatoes” by Emma Ellinger Mathews: Small%20Potatoes.pdf
In this memoir, Emma describes growing up and teaching in Princeton in the early 1900s.
The book is named after an incident in Emma's life: a neighbor insultingly said that Emma's family was nothing more than “small potatoes.”

Steamboats article, 1909: Historical%20Society%20Steamboats%20article%201909.pdf
The Rapids and other steamboats which visited Princeton are described here in the Portage Register.

steamboat Rapids



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424 West Water Street
Princeton, WI 54968-9147

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Monday 9:00am - 7:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am - 7:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am - 7:00pm
Thursday 9:00am - 7:00pm
Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday 9:00am - 1:00pm
Sunday Closed