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Date: 1984-02 

Description: Congressman David Obey and Governor Tony Earl pay tribute to 20 years of service by Marathon County Clerk Ray Ott and Register of Deeds Bob Gernetzke.

Photograph

Rock Quarry

Date:  

Description: A young man sits atop a large boulder in a rock quarry.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Dr. Joseph Smith and his wife, Mary, pose next to trees by a rivers edge.

Date: 1914-02 ca.

Description: Loggers move logs onto a horse-drawn wagon in the snow.

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Obey and Farmers

Date: 1969-01 

Description: David R. Obey posed with dairy farmers as part of a photo shoot for his first campaign for Congress. The farmer in the center is Laurence Day, a farmer-Sta...

Date: 1910 after

Description: View from walk of several members of Dr. Joseph Smith's family grouped together on a porch. Mary E. Smith is standing in the center.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Dr. Joseph Smith poses with friends next to a tree along a rivers edge.

Date: 1969-01 

Description: David R. Obey posing with factory workers at Wausau Paper Mill in Brokaw, WI, during his first campaign for Congress.

Photograph

NARCE Convention

Date:  

Description: Congressman David R. Obey of Wisconsin (left) at a convention in Wausau sponsored by the National Association of Civil Employees. Although undated, the pho...

Photograph

Piling Cut Grains

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Two men in a cleared field piling cut grains.

Photograph

Library Dedication

Date: 1969-10 

Description: Individuals at the dedication of the Wausau Public Library. From the left: Kermit Goertz, president of the local library board; Henry C. Ahrnsbrak, chairma...

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.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from street of the Marathon County Courthouse, "Bet 3rd and 4th, Jefferson and Scott Streets". Men and women are crossing the snowy streets near parke...

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Ginseng Beds

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Workers preparing ginseng beds in northern Wisconsin.

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Two from Wausau

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: Two Democratic candidates for office in Marathon County, both from Wausau: (left) Congressman David Obey and Anthony Earl.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two women and one man in street clothes and wearing hats posing among the logs of a large log jam on the Wisconsin River.

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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...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Mary E. Smith, Katherine Landfair Rosenberry, and possibly Marvin Rosenberry's daughter (?) sit in the grass having a picnic. Marvin Rosenberry stands near...

Date: 1942 ca.

Description: John Nutter, Undersheriff of Marathon County. He may have played a role in the sweeping raid on many Hurley area establishments. The arrest warrants were f...

Date: 1914-02 ca.

Description: Two men dressed in business attire stand in the snow in front of logs cut as part of W.L.L. & T. logging operations.

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