In 1854 he moved his family to
In 1860, in partnership with DJ Spaulding he operated the
Price got involved in politics in 1850. As a Democrat, he was state assemblyman (1851), later joined the Republican party, and was state senator (1857, 1870-1871, 1878-1881). He was again state assemblyman in 1882. In 1882 he was elected to Congress, was re-elected in 1884, and served from Mar., 1883, until his death.
On my most recent trip up to Eau Claire I purchased a letterhead for William T. Price.