Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Wausau, Wisconsin with the residential area in the foreground and business district in the background.
Date: date unknown
Description: A view of the Marathon County Agricultural School facade. Poured concrete pillars and an arched window surround the entrance.
Description: Dr. Francis E. Townsend seated on the platform of a Townsend Plan Club at a park.
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: This map of Wausau shows lots and landownership, buildings, roads, railroads, parks, city wards, and the Wisconsin River. The map features an inset map sho...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Winter view of a city street with parked automobiles and people walking down the sidewalk.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Post office just after completion.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Lincoln School with trees in the foreground.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: View of Mount View Sanatorium (South Park) in Barden Hospital for tubercular patients. Poem below, "For, lo, the winter is past, the rain is over and gone...
Description: Aftermath of a flood. Debris of railroad ties, tracks, and cars are scattered beneath a bridge.
Date: 1954 ca.
Description: House on the corner in Fall or early Spring. Yawkey house was given by the A.P. Woodson family of Wausau to house the museum of the Marathon County Histori...
Description: Elevated view of Wausau, Wisconsin.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Clark's Saw and Planing Mill in the right foreground which is now the site of the electric plant. Behind Clark's is Plummers Mill where the Vocational Sch...
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...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: One of the residences of D. L. Plumer, president of the 1st National Bank. The building razed in 1971.
Description: Letterhead of the Marathon County Bank, of Wausau, Wisconsin, organized in 1875, with clouds and rays around the name of the bank. Features a three-quarter...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Lincoln School.
Description: View of the Wausau Club House with a little girl standing on the sidewalk in front of the building.
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...
Description: Elevated view looking down at homestead applicants waiting in line for 2-3 days in winter cold before a window in the Marathon County Court House, Dec. 18-...
Description: View of the High from the North side showing the Assembly Hall. Writing across the photograph reads, "High School as seen from North side showing Assembl...
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2017 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706