Friends of Scandinavia History presents a photographic history of the Village and Town of Scandinavia, Wisconsin. Additional images will be added as they become available and as time permits. If you have photographs that you think would be interesting and would like to share them with our viewers, please contact
Oldest image of Scandinavia. 1880s stereoptican view.
NEW Village Plat Map - May 22, 1861
Depot looking east
Depot looking west, winter scene
Depot looking west, two trains
Depot with water tank
First depot
Potato warehouse
Section gang on handcar
Train on bridge

Blacksmith Shop
Brynteson's windmill
Endahl Tailor
Hanson Bros. Hardware
Hassvold House hotel
Hotel Thornton
Mork's Garage
Scandinavia House (Hotel)
Scandinavia Mill interior view
Scandinavia Mill front view
Scandinavia Mill looking north

Baseball, Scandinavia Academy
Horse and sleigh
First grade school, exterior
First school house interior view
Peterson Mill schoolhouse
Cross Church
Swiss Chapel
Farm Scenes
Street Scenes

Farm north of Silver Lake
Haying time
Harvesting potatoes
Peterson Mill
Threshing scene
Threshing scene

Main Street-1920s, looking north
Main Street-1900s, looking north
Main Street-1900s, looking south
Main Street-1890s, looking north
Main Street-1890s, looking south
Main Street-1930s, looking south
North Main Street bridge

Municipal Buildings
Post Office, first
Village Hall/Fire Station

Harvesting ice on Silver Lake
Mill Street bridge and dam
Mill Street looking southeast
Panorama view of village


Clifford Thompson Giant

Photos Wanted
FOSH is always looking for images of the Village and Town of Scandinavia for their files. Images don't necessarly have to be a hundred years old to be of historical value. Remember, today is tomorrow's history. All photos will be scanned into the computer and the originals will be returned unharmed. If you have photographs, or other items of historical interest, please contact Doug Watson at: or call: (715) 467-2729