"History of Lincoln, Oneida, and Vilas Counties Wisconsin"

Compiled by George O.Jones, Norman S. McVean and Others. Printed in 1924 by H.C.Cooper. Jr. & Co., Minneapoli-Winona MN. ill. 787 pages. The first two hundred pages are history of the three counties, the remainder of the book is biographies.


Manhardt, Paul J. owner of Clear View Lodge on Big. St. Germain Lake in the town of Farmington, Vilas County, was born at Milwaukee, Wis., Sept. 24, 1885. He received his education in that city and subsequently learned the trade of barber, which he followed in Milwaukee until 1920, operating his own shop with bowling alleys in connection. He came to Vilas County in June, 1920, and purchased the Radue summer home, and in 1923 he bought the Voeks Resort, which he has renamed Clear View Lodge and is now conducting. The property at present consists of a main lodge and four excellent cottages, and Mr. MANHARDT is preparing to erect additional cottages. There are now accommodations for 50 guests. Meals are provided at the main lodge for all guests, and the cuisine is of the best, milk and vegetables being produced on the property and Mrs. MANHARDT attending to the cooking personally. Boats, fishing tackle, and guides are supplied by the management. Mr. MANHARDT was married at Milwaukee on Feb. 24, 1910, to Katherine ISCHE. Mr. and Mrs. MANHARDT have one child, Elrene, who was born Feb. 26, 1912.

Transcribed by Susan Swanson, from pages 656-657; History of Lincoln, Oneida and Vilas Counties Wisconsin; Compiled by George O. Jones, Norman S. McVean and Others 1924, H. C. Cooper, Jr. & Co

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