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Obey and Farmers

Date: 1969-01 

Description: David R. Obey posed with dairy farmers as part of a photo shoot for his first campaign for Congress. The farmer in the center is Laurence Day, a farmer-Sta...


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...


Logging Stacks

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: View from low hill of piles of logs along the icy rivers edge. A pile of logs is on the shoreline, and a large amount of neatly stacked logs are in the bac...

Date: 1916 

Description: Water churns under a railroad bridge as the spring thaw swells the Wisconsin River.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: View from riverbank looking down towards two girls standing in the middle of a bridge along a road. They are looking over the railing at the water below. F...

Date: 1891 ca.

Description: Lumber company workers pose in front of buildings at the Moore & Galloway Lumber Company camp, about a quarter of a mile east of Pike Lake. The man in a wh...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Elevated view. The church in the left background is the Zion Lutheran Church. The white house behind the bandstand is Captain Leahy's home (father of Admir...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Harriet Millard Smith standing on the front porch of her home at 304 Fourth Street.

Date: 1914-02 ca.

Description: Two men dressed in business attire stand in the snow in front of logs cut as part of W.L.L. & T. logging operations.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized view across street of the facades of furniture and clothing shops.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: A winter view of the Wausau Furniture building at 109-111 West Washington Avenue.

Date: 1928-08-13 ca.

Description: An exhibition of flying by the 1st Pursuit Squadron of the U.S. Army Air Corps. The event took place at Marathon Park because President Calvin Coolidge, wh...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Dr. Joseph Smith's home at 118 E Scott, which is a corner lot close to the tree-lined road. Rocking chairs sit on the front porch.


Wausau Wheelers

Date: 1987-06 

Description: Congressman David Obey of Wisconsin biking with the Wausau Wheelers.

Date: 1963 

Description: Winter scene with snow-covered trees after a storm in Gooding Park.

Date: 1912 after

Description: Winter view over fields of town with hills in the far background.

Date: 1992 ca.

Description: Congressman David R. Obey (right) hits the pavement in Marathon with aide Tom Springer. Hack's Diner, run by Alfred Hack, was a popular local hangout.

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: 1900 ca.

Description: Two women and one man in street clothes and wearing hats posing among the logs of a large log jam on the Wisconsin River.

Date: 1914-02 

Description: Several loggers stand next to a log cabin while a few are sitting on the roof of the cabin during a snowstorm.

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