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Kinney, Thomas P. / Irish settlers of Fitchburg, Wisconsin, 1840-1860
(1993)

Irish arrive in Fitchburg,   pp. 28-41 PDF (6.3 MB)


Page 40

The transition from log cabin to frame house was a welcome event for nineteenth-century pioneers, although the cabin might remain for many
years in silent testimony to earlier days. This 1911 photo of the Kinney farm on Irish Lane includes the "upright and wing" frame house with
Queen Anne ornamentation that burned in 1920 and was replaced with the present house.


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