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Photograph

Aftermath of Flood

Date: 1912 

Description: Aftermath of a flood. Debris of railroad ties, tracks, and cars are scattered beneath a bridge.

Photograph

Big Bull Falls

Date: 1916 

Description: Water of Big Bull Falls or the Wisconsin River rapidly flows underneath two railroad bridges. Pedestrians cross the bridges while peering over at the over...

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...

Date: 1922-08-05 before

Description: Two fishermen on a lake catch a giant fish. Both of the fishermen are wearing hats and one is smoking a pipe. A dock and the tip of a boat are visible in t...

Date: 1928 

Description: The groundbreaking ceremony for the new airport hangar at Wausau. Governor Fred R. Zimmerman, who can be seen on the right (elevated above the crowd and we...

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...

Photograph

St. Mary's Hospital

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: View from field looking up at St. Mary's Hospital situated atop a hill in front of fenced pastures. A horse is grazing in a pasture on the right.

Date: 1949-02-19 

Description: Rib Mountain Ski Lodge. There are a number of skiers on the left, and people stand near the lodge. Cars are parked on the right.

Date: 1916-05-30 

Description: Family of four seated in a car near the Wisconsin State Horticultural Society orchard. The car is parked on a country road in front of a house.

Photograph

Third Street Parade

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View looking South down Third Street near Scott. The street is filled with a large crowd, bikes and automobiles. Banners and flags are along the sidewalk i...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Map shows townships, schools, saw mills, roads, railroads, and post offices. Text on the top left has a box of towns with land in Marathon County. Top righ...

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...

Photograph

Scott Street Bridge

Date: 1983 

Description: The approach to the Scott Street Bridge in Wausau, with the Wausau Cab Co. building and a large sign advertising the First American Bank, a "tower of stren...

Postcard

Logging

Date: 1908 

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

Postcard

Hotel Bellis

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the Hotel Bellis with two men and a horse and buggy in front of it.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Elevated view of man seated on cliffs edge overlooking the dells of the Eau Claire River. Farther upstream is a bridge over the river.

Date: 1918 

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

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Martin Keefe, owner of the livery stable, drives a horse-drawn hearse, which has sled runners. The hearse was for the funeral of Mrs. Tom Hill. The buildin...

Date: 1955 

Description: View from across street of the Marathon County Court House.

Map or Atlas

City of Wausau

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: This map is mounted on cloth and shows lots and landownership, selected buildings, roads, railroads, parks, cemeteries, city wards, and includes advertisem...

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