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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: 1913 ca.
Description: Dr. Joseph Smith's home at 118 E Scott, which is a corner lot close to the tree-lined road. Rocking chairs sit on the front porch.
Description: Aftermath of a flood. Debris of railroad ties, tracks, and cars are scattered beneath a bridge.
Description: Sitting on the school lawn, students draw Highway 51, Marathon Mill, Rib mountain and the Wisconsin river.
Description: Bridge over the frozen Trappe River.
Description: This photocopy map shows inhabited farms, rivers, roads, and mills in the vicinity of Marathon City [and village of Edgar], including area between the Big...
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: Letterhead of the Cohn & Robertson Granite Manufacturing Company of Granite Heights and Wausau, Wisconsin, with a view of workers loading a C.M.&St.P. rail...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View down snow-covered street with trees and houses along left side.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View from bridge of the main business district.
Description: The inside of a holiday card. It shows the head of the company, D.C. (Clark) Everest, sitting at his desk. Four green frames across the top show different...
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.
Description: View looking north under Wausau's Scott Street (also State Highway H 29 and Business 51) Bridge, with a railroad bridge in the foreground and the warehouse...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Two children outside near the driveway of a house. A bicycle can be seen in the background.
Description: Exterior of Saint Paul's Catholic Church. Tree leaves cover the top-right corner of the image. There is a street sign for "Fourth St." on a power line pole...
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior view of the First National Bank. There are people standing on the pavement outside the bank with a horse-drawn carriage parked on the street.
Description: On a rainy day a Gardners' Bakery truck makes a delivery to Miller's Corner IGA Grocery Store on STH 153.
Description: Three women sitting on the side rail of a Hudson Touring Car along a country road.
Description: Colorized postcard of loggers posing with logs piled on horse-drawn sleds.
Description: This map is a bird's-eye view of Wausau, the County Seat of Marathon County. The map features an index of points of interest.
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