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Date: 1979 

Description: Congressman David Obey introduces a local resident (back to camera), to President Jimmy Carter. Many photographers stand around the edge of the group and a...

Date: 1979 

Description: President Jimmy Carter stands in the open rear passenger door of a car to wave to a crowd of spectators during a visit to Congressman David R. Obey's homet...

Date: 1961-10-02 

Description: View of the Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company plant. The sky is cloudy and smoke obscures some of the stacks. Railroad cars can be are on the righ...

Postcard

Logging

Date: 1908 

Description: Colorized postcard of loggers posing with logs piled on horse-drawn sleds.

Date: 1955 

Description: This map of Wausau distributed by the Wausau Chamber of Commerce was originally published in July of 1940 and shows the Wisconsin River. The map includes a...

Date: 1936 after

Description: A view of the Marathon County Park. Many children are playing in the water surrounding a stone fountain, while others watch from the benches.

Photograph

Knowlton House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A photographic postcard of "The Old Tavern" built at Knowlton in 1849. It is a large wooden classical revival style building. A dog joins a group of peopl...

Date: 1992 ca.

Description: Congressman David R. Obey (right) hits the pavement in Marathon with aide Tom Springer. Hack's Diner, run by Alfred Hack, was a popular local hangout.

Photograph

28th Avenue Bridge

Date: 1987-10-30 

Description: Panoramic view of 28th Avenue winding through the Town of Maine in Marathon County.

Photograph

Kids Drawing

Date: 1964-05-02 

Description: Sitting on the school lawn, students draw Highway 51, Marathon Mill, Rib mountain and the Wisconsin river.

Date: 1918 

Description: View of the bridge over the Wisconsin River at Big Bull Falls, seen at low water.

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: This map of Wausau is pink, red, gray, and white. The map includes indexes of streets, industries, and community buildings and features a photograph of the...

Photograph

Scott Street

Date: 1936 after

Description: View of Scott Street looking west. There are automobiles parked on each side of the snowy street, and two men are standing on the corner holding shovels. S...

Photograph

Family Drive

Date: 1916-05-30 

Description: Family of four seated in a Hudson automobile parked on the side of a tree-lined country road.

Photograph

Third Street

Date: 1909 

Description: Winter view north up Third Street with businesses and a trolley in the middle of the street.

Date: 1979 

Description: A group of pro-life demonstrators holding protest signs assembled to greet President Jimmy Carter during a visit to Wausau. The group is confined behind ba...

Date: 1905 

Description: View of Scott Street, looking westward. A horse-drawn carriage is parked near a large sign for a drugstore.

Date: 1936 after

Description: View from street of commercial area with storefronts and pedestrians. Many cars are parked on both sides of the street. Visible storefront signs read, "S &...

Date: 1938 

Description: Scouts at a winter camp push a car stuck in deep snow. Trees are in the background.

Date: 1912 after

Description: Winter view over fields of town with hills in the far background.

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