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Photograph

Trolley

Date: 1930-02-27 

Description: Six men posing with the first trackless trolley. Wisconsin Valley Electric Company #4.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The First National Bank on East Main Street.

Date: 1900 

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of eight young women, each standing and holding a bicycle. Three of the women also hold brownie cameras.

Photograph

Prospect Point

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man boats near the shoreline at Prospect Point. Prospect Point consolidated with Hog's Back in 1910 to form 105 acres of land and was renamed Bradley Pa...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A color postcard depicting a crowd at the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul station.

Date: 1887 

Description: This map of Tomahawk shows the Wisconsin River, numbered lots, and labeled streets. The back of the map reads: "Henry C. Payne, 424 Broadway, - - Milwaukee...

Map or Atlas

Village of Gleason

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: This map of the Village of Gleason shows land ownership by name, local streets, railroads, churches, schools, and part of Prairie River. The bottom left of...

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: A map that shows the lands for sale by the Tomahawk Land Company of Tomahawk, Wisconsin, in the counties of Langlade, Lincoln, Oneida, and Price. The map s...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Bradley Park, named in 1910 after the consolidation of 105 acres previously referred to as Prospect Point and Hog's Back. A man observes men boati...

Photograph

Theta Mead in Wagon

Date: 1922 before

Description: Theta Mead in a horse-drawn wagon along with another woman and three children.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Sacred Heart Hospital. The brick hospital building features a porch, balcony, and a covered entrance. Published by C. E. Macomber.

Photograph

Shoreline View

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a shoreline and boat surrounded by trees. Published by J. C. Webster.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Theta Mead standing next to her car on a rural dirt road holding a book under her arm.

Date: 2008 

Description: The windmill structure continues to attract travelers, but not for gasoline or bait, but for ice cream.

Photograph

Mail Train

Date: 1948-04-14 

Description: View across railroad tracks of cart loads of mail sacks on the platform, awaiting the arrival of the next train. The four men standing on the left have bee...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: This map of Tomahawk shows landownership, an original plat of the city, various plat additions, roads, and railroads. The map includes annotations of road...

Map or Atlas

Heafford Junction Map

Date: 1982 

Description: This standard U.S.G.S. topographic map was annotated by civil engineer and railroad historian James P. Kaysen to show the location of existing and defunct...

Photograph

Kaminski Wreck

Date: 1914-07-04 

Description: The wreck of John Kaminski's plane, where he had been scheduled to fly at the Fourth of July festivities.

Date: 1885-05-18 

Description: Elevated view of the first passenger train to arrive at Merrill, a Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway train. The passengers are waiting on a platform an...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Saint Mary's Catholic Church. The view from across the street features the church building's stained glass windows and belfry.

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