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Shoreline View

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a shoreline and boat surrounded by trees. Published by J. C. Webster.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Saint Mary's Church and Parsonage. The view from across the street shows a United States Flag in front of the parsonage.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Saint Mary's Catholic Church. The view from across the street features the church building's stained glass windows and belfry.

Date: 2008 

Description: The windmill structure continues to attract travelers, but not for gasoline or bait, but for ice cream.

Date: 1885-05-18 

Description: Elevated view of the first passenger train to arrive at Merrill, a Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway train. The passengers are waiting on a platform an...

Date: 2008 

Description: When Phil Kilinski built this unique Dutch Mill gas station six miles north of Tomahawk in the mid 1940s, he created a whimsical attraction that successful...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Sacred Heart Hospital. The brick hospital building features a porch, balcony, and a covered entrance. Published by C. E. Macomber.


Theta Mead in Wagon

Date: 1922 before

Description: Theta Mead in a horse-drawn wagon along with another woman and three children.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The First National Bank on East Main Street.

Date: 1947-06 

Description: Exterior view of Clifford Co-operative Association, which was organized in 1906 by a group of Finnish farmers.

Date: 1883 

Description: Bird's-eye view of Merrill.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Bradley Park, named in 1910 after the consolidation of 105 acres previously referred to as Prospect Point and Hog's Back. A man observes men boati...

Map or Atlas

Village of Gleason

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: This map of the Village of Gleason shows land ownership by name, local streets, railroads, churches, schools, and part of Prairie River. The bottom left of...

Map or Atlas

Lincoln Co., Wis.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: This map shows areas of Merrill, Corning, Scott, Rock Falls, Russel, Pelisan, Pine River, Ackley, and the Wisconsin River. The left margin of the map inclu...

Date: 1900 

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of eight young women, each standing and holding a bicycle. Three of the women also hold brownie cameras.

Date: 1921 before

Description: Warmly-dressed school children riding on the running boards of Theta Mead's car. There is a large building and probably a flag pole in the background.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Theta Mead standing next to her car on a rural dirt road holding a book under her arm.


Mail Train

Date: 1948-04-14 

Description: View across railroad tracks of cart loads of mail sacks on the platform, awaiting the arrival of the next train. The four men standing on the left have bee...


Description: View from lake of the buildings of the Sunflower Cottage Resort. People are canoeing and boating in the lake in front of the resort, and a few people are s...



Date: 1930-02-27 

Description: Six men posing with the first trackless trolley. Wisconsin Valley Electric Company #4.

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