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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...
Description: Aerial view.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Cutler Post of the Grand Army of the Republic. The buildings shown behind the group, as well as the monument, are at the old Marathon County Jail and Sheri...
Description: Men posed in front of and on top of a building at Plant One of the Curtis and Yale Co. Some of the men stand with bicycles.
Description: Elevated view of the main street with the Wisconsin River in the top left corner. The street just outside the Hall Garage Company is lined with cars.
Description: Intersection of US Highway 51, locally known as Schofield Avenue, and Ross Street in Schofield, Wisconsin. Drott manufacturing can be seen at left and Nesb...
Description: A view of town.
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.
Description: Aftermath of a flood. Debris of railroad ties, tracks, and cars are scattered beneath a bridge.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Man and woman driving in a horse-drawn "cutter" in the snow. They have a fur blanket over their laps. Behind them is a building, perhaps a barn, built into...
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...
Description: President Jimmy Carter's visit meant extra duty for the local police force. An elevated sign in the background reads "Newman High School, Welcome, Peace Pr...
Description: View from bridge of the main business district.
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: This map shows lot and block numbers and dimensions, additions, streets, and railroads.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Agricultural School.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Lincoln School.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Methodist Church.
Description: Marathon County Court House.
Description: This manuscript map is ink and watercolor on tracing cloth and shows bridges, lots, and streets. Some of the lots are in pink ink. The left of the map incl...
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 &...
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