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Date: 1979 

Description: President Jimmy Carter speaks to a small group of well wishers while Congressman David R. Obey looks on. Photographers are in the crowd. The space is decor...

Date: 1914-02 ca.

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

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: 1890-12-18 

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-...

Photograph

Family Automobile

Date: 1910 after

Description: Dr. Joseph Smith and his wife, Mary E. Smith, sit in an automobile parked in front of a house. Snow is on the ground and the automobile has chains attache...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: A highly decorative and ornamented Catholic church in Marathon.

Date: 1979 

Description: Press photographers set up their equipment in the press area before they cover a visit by President Jimmy Carter. A scoreboard hangs on the wall in the bac...

Date: 1942-02-27 

Description: Two illegal gambling machines in the front dining room of Jones Steak House, located on County Trunk N, southwest of Wausau. The building is owned by Sheri...

Photograph

World War I Veteran

Date: 1964 

Description: Congressman David Obey, Ben Riehle, a rural Marathon County WWI veteran, and two women pose for a photograph.

Photograph

Apple Orchard

Date: 1916-05-30 ca.

Description: A row of blossoming apple trees in the Wisconsin State Horticultural Society orchard.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Winter view of a city street with parked automobiles and people walking down the sidewalk.

Date: 1984-03-16 

Description: A wintertime panoramic view of the bridge on Rainbow Drive, a local road in the Town of Halsey, Marathon County, looking east.

Date: 1913 

Description: The highly decorated and ornamented interior of a Catholic church in Marathon.

Date: 1979 

Description: President Jimmy Carter's visit meant extra duty for the local police force. An elevated sign in the background reads "Newman High School, Welcome, Peace Pr...

Photograph

First National Bank

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of two sides of the First National Bank building. The Wausau Business College occupies the third floor, while J.W. Manson Insurance occupies the sec...

Photograph

Wausau, Wisconsin

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: View up the Wisconsin river with Wausau in the background.

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of John J. Sherman, a real estate broker and tax, title, collection, and passenger agent in Wausau, Wisconsin, with images of men felling trees...

Photograph

Speaker Wright

Date:  date unknown

Description: Speaker of the House Jim Wright (in profile) speaking to members of the audience at Wausau's Better Way Club. Next to Wright is Congressman David R. Obey,...

Photograph

Unidentified Singer

Date:  

Description: Portrait of man smoking a pipe. Probably Robert A. Steinbach (b.1887?), a singer of German folk songs, who recorded for song collector Helene Stratman-Thom...

Photograph

Snow Covered Road

Date: 1910 after

Description: A road covered with freshly fallen snow. Houses and trees line either side of the road and are also covered in fresh snow. Vehicle tracks cut through the s...

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