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Photograph

Wausau Hotel

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Winter view of the Wausau hotel with automobiles and people in the streets.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: The Marathon County Courty House.

Date: 1969-01 

Description: As part of a campaign photo shoot, Laurence Day gives candidate David R. Obey a tour of his dairying operation in Marathon County. Day was both a dairy far...

Date: 1936 after

Description: A view of the Marathon County Park. Many children are playing in the water surrounding a stone fountain, while others watch from the benches.

Postcard

High School

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized view of the exterior of the high school. A bell tower is on the roof.

Photograph

Schofield Mill

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Dam and mill at on the Wisconsin River.

Photograph

St. Mary's Hospital

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: View from field looking up at St. Mary's Hospital situated atop a hill in front of fenced pastures. A horse is grazing in a pasture on the right.

Date: 1936 after

Description: View from street of commercial area with storefronts and pedestrians. Many cars are parked on both sides of the street. Visible storefront signs read, "S &...

Photograph

Big Bull Falls

Date: 1916 

Description: Water of Big Bull Falls or the Wisconsin River rapidly flows underneath two railroad bridges. Pedestrians cross the bridges while peering over at the over...

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: View of the George Stevens marker with the Wisconsin Auto Supply Company in the background and the Wisconsin River.

Date: 1955 

Description: View of the Marathon County Court House grounds in the foreground. The uprooting of the trees was done in preparation to raze the court house.

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.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Third Street and Scott Street, the Hotel Bellis is at 420 Third Street facing the Court House.

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...

Photograph

Kids Drawing

Date: 1964-05-02 

Description: Sitting on the school lawn, students draw Highway 51, Marathon Mill, Rib mountain and the Wisconsin river.

Photograph

Logging Stacks

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: View from low hill of piles of logs along the icy rivers edge. A pile of logs is on the shoreline, and a large amount of neatly stacked logs are in the bac...

Date: 1971-04-30 

Description: The cheese factory owned by Bernard Herndel located on rural State Highway 13 in Marathon County.

Photograph

Public Library

Date: 1936 after

Description: An exterior view of the Public Library at 106 West Washington.

Date:  date unknown

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...

Date: 1955 

Description: View from across street of the Marathon County Court House.

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