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Philosopher Press

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Rear view of the Philosopher Press with landscaping and trees in the foreground and background.

Date: 1943 

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: 1913 ca.

Description: Man working the gate of a split-rail fence.

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.

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Members of the family of Dr. Joseph Smith, seated on the porch.

Date:  date unknown

Description: "Peavy Falls Group" of men and boys posed on bank of river. There is a man in a canoe in the river, and a footbridge in the background.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the Eau Claire River rushing over large rocky formations. A bridge crosses over the river on the left. Large tree trunks have been stacked...

Date: 1914-02 ca.

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

Date: 1942-02-27 

Description: Frank Deischel, Wausau, President of the Tavern League of Wisconsin, standing with an illegal slot machine in Deischel's tavern.

Date: 1949-02-19 

Description: Rib Mountain Ski Lodge. There are a number of skiers on the left, and people stand near the lodge. Cars are parked on the right.

Date: 1912 

Description: Four businessmen in suits and hats stand around an automobile parked among birch trees, while another man sits in the passenger seat. They are visiting a l...

Photograph

Farmyard Water Pump

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: A man pumping a water pump that drains into a water bucket behind a fence. Cows behind the fence are drinking from the bucket. Next to the man is a young...

Date: 1963 

Description: State Assemblyman David Obey, Marathon County Sheriff Louis Gianali and Harvey Woodward looking at a map. Harvey Woodward was a veteran of law enforcement...

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...

Photograph

Old Mosinee Bridge

Date:  

Description: Panoramic view of the old Highway 153 bridge over the Wisconsin River at Mosinee.

Photograph

Downtown Wausau

Date: 1983 

Description: View of downtown Wausau looking east from the Scott Street Bridge.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: View up river towards a bridge over a rocky portion of the Eau Claire River. A women is standing on rocks beneath the bridge in the center, while a man sta...

Photograph

Hanson and Nelson

Date: 1969 

Description: Senator Gaylord Nelson (right) with his home secretary and Democratic Party Chairman Louis Hanson (left) at Hotel Wausau event. With them is David R. Obey...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: View of the Wausau Memorial Hospital with the Wisconsin River in the foreground.

Photograph

Gopher Honey Tester

Date:  date unknown

Description: Gopher standing up on hind legs while chewing on a small twig. Lewis Francisco's "Honey Tester."

Caption reads: "This is Billy, the Honey Tester. He belo...

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