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Date: 1895-09-03 

Description: The Fred Judas family poses with their second crop of red clover, three miles south of Medford. With their rakes and mower, they are converting the red clo...

Date: 1968 

Description: State Representatives David Obey and Joe Sweda facing each other at a press conference. The sign behind them reads, "Governor's Expenses Soar Under Knowles...

Date: 1930 

Description: This map shows communities, state roads, county roads, railroads, lakes and rivers in the county. Areas marked in red are lands tax deeded to the county.

Date: 1926 

Description: Sanborn map of Rib Lake, sheet 4.

Photograph

Log Driving Crew

Date: 1910 

Description: Logging crew standing on planks and logs possibly in a sorting works on the Yellow River. One man holds a ledger and the others hold long cant hooks.

Date: 1944-02-04 

Description: Reverend Elgar F. Mindorff, not long after being released from a Japanese military prison in China.

Date: 1960-05-10 

Description: Farmland covered in a spring frost.

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Abandoned Barn

Date: 1960-05-10 

Description: View of an abandoned farm and bare trees. Another small outbuilding is further down the hill on the left.

Date: 1926 

Description: Sanborn map of Rib Lake, sheet 5.

Date: 1926 

Description: Sanborn map of Rib Lake, sheet 1.

Photograph

Deer Hunters' Camp

Date: 1904 

Description: Five deer hunters pose at a camp next to deer carcasses hung up on a log pole.

Photograph

Men Clearing Stumps

Date: 1895-09-03 

Description: Clearing stumps with a stump machine on the farm of Christopher Paustenbach, three miles east of Medford, Taylor County.

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Grove of Trees

Date: 1960-05-10 

Description: Grove of trees in a flooded area from a late snow melt.

Date: 1909 

Description: This 1909 map of Taylor County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, settlers houses, schools, churches, saw...

Photograph

Senior Center Lunch

Date: 1979-01 ca.

Description: Lunch at a Senior Center.

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Chelsea View

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: View of Chelsea including railroad tracks and car.

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Date:  date unknown

Description: The U.S. Leather Co. tannery in Medford.

Date:  date unknown

Description: State Street in Medford.

Date: 1926 

Description: Sanborn map of Rib Lake, sheet 2.

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