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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: 1895 ca.

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Helen Gilbert Van Vechten. In 1897 Helen co-founded the Philosopher Press in Wausau, and became an expert in all matters rel...

Date: 1899 

Description: This map is ink on tracing cloth and shows lot and block numbers and dimensions, streets, the high school park, and survey monuments. The map is oriented...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Alexander Stewart Lumber Company, at 502 3rd Street. Several men are fishing off the bridge/dam over the river.

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Rib Mountain

Date: 1936 after

Description: A view from below of a lookout area filled with visitors on Rib Mountain.

Date: 1941-08-13 

Description: Bessie Gordon (b. 1901) at the cut-down reed organ under the tavern counter.

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: The Guenther Half Way House. People traveling between Wausau and Stevens Point by stage stopped here overnight. The 100-year-old tavern was torn down in 19...

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Library Dedication

Date: 1969-10 

Description: Individuals at the dedication of the Wausau Public Library. From the left: Kermit Goertz, president of the local library board; Henry C. Ahrnsbrak, chairma...

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Stubb's Tavern

Date: 1938 

Description: Men drinking in the bar at Stubb's Tavern.

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Knowlton School

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: The Knowlton School with a young class and teacher in front.

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Piling Cut Grains

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Two men in a cleared field piling cut grains.

Date: 1943-12-01 

Description: A letter to Mr. H.M. Bower of Employers Mutual Liability Insurance written by H.L. Wollenberg.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Frontal view of the Employers Mutuals Insurance Company Building in Wausau, Wisconsin.

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.

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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: 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.

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Unidentified Singer

Date:  

Description: Portrait of man smoking a pipe. Probably Robert A. Steinbach (b.1887?), a singer of German folk songs, who recorded for song collector Helene Stratman-Thom...

Date: 1942-02-27 

Description: Two illegal gambling machines in the front dining room of Jones Steak House, located on County Trunk N, southwest of Wausau. The building is owned by Sheri...

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Railroad Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across railroad tracks towards the railroad depot. The employees posed in front of the depot are identified only by their last names, left to right: L...

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Twin Island House

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: An old commercial structure identified as the Twin Island House. There are feed sacks on the porch and a Coca-Cola sign on the front of the building. This...

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