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Date: date unknown
Description: "Peavy Falls Group" of men and boys posed on bank of river. There is a man in a canoe in the river, and a footbridge in the background.
Description: A view of the facade and side of the Marathon County Jail. A porch wraps around one corner of the first floor, below a round turret that extends to the th...
Description: The Chicago and Northwestern Railway Bridge spans Big Bull Falls. Multiple industrial buildings are visible in the background.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: An exterior view of the Cereal Mills Company, located at 112-118 West Scott Street. A railroad and a highway bridge are in the foreground.
Description: A view of the Marathon County Agricultural School facade. Poured concrete pillars and an arched window surround the entrance.
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...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Elevated view. The church in the left background is the Zion Lutheran Church. The white house behind the bandstand is Captain Leahy's home (father of Admir...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of the Wausau Club House with a little girl standing on the sidewalk in front of the building.
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...
Description: Highway County CTH "N" looking southeast. The white building on the right is the Marathon Town Hall.
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: 1930 ca.
Description: View looking west at Rib Mountain across the Wisconsin River from the outskirts of Wausau.
Description: Aerial view of roadways and buildings.
Description: Lincoln School.
Date: 1904 after
Description: A view First M.E. Church, partially obscured by trees. The church has two entrances along the visible side, one of which is part of the bell tower.
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: 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: Front view of the University of Wisconsin, Wausau Center with a flag atop the building and trees in the foreground.
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-...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: The Marathon County Courty House.
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