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Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View looking west at Rib Mountain across the Wisconsin River from the outskirts of Wausau.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View up the Wisconsin River showing the dam and a bridge. A streetcar and a small group of people are gathered on one end.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Three men and a horse standing in front of a blacksmith shop which has a sign above the doorway advertising M. Karger and Brothers Clothing and Furnishing...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Railroad station looking west from City Hall Tower.

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...


Wausau Paper Mills

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the Wausau paper mills with smoke stacks in the center of the image.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Forest of burnt tree trunks and broken logs.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Front view of the Wausau Railroad Station with power lines in the foreground.

Date: 1945 ca.

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


Toboggan Ride

Date: 1949-09-13 

Description: Winter scene with Lawrence College students tobogganing at Rib Mountain near Wausau.

Map or Atlas

City of Wausau

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: This map is mounted on cloth and shows lots and landownership, selected buildings, roads, railroads, parks, cemeteries, city wards, and includes advertisem...

Date: 1910 after

Description: View from walk of several members of Dr. Joseph Smith's family grouped together on a porch. Mary E. Smith is standing in the center.

Date: 1998 

Description: Central Railroad transfer point.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Marathon County Asylum looking down the dirt road toward a view of the facility.

Date: 1941-08-13 

Description: Front view of Bessie Gordon sitting at the organ.


Raft Construction

Date: 1865 

Description: Raft construction on the water.

Date: 1892 

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers and dimensions, some landownership, wards, railroads, streets, and mills. The map includes 5 plat additions that have...

Date: 1926 

Description: Exterior of the grade school.


Drive to the Lake

Date: 1917 

Description: Three women sit in the back of a Hudson Touring car, while a fourth woman stands behind the car on the side rail. All four women wear scarves over their ha...


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...

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