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Description: Elevated view looking down at homestead applicants waiting in line for 2-3 days in winter cold before a window in the Marathon County Court House, Dec. 18-...
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: Map shows townships, schools, saw mills, roads, railroads, and post offices. Text on the top left has a box of towns with land in Marathon County. Top righ...
Date: 1927 ca.
Description: View of the Marathon County Court House with cars and people around in the streets.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: A highly decorative and ornamented Catholic church in Marathon.
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: Joan and Craig Obey stand together in their driveway as Craig waves. The Obey's first house, at 515 North Ninth Avenue, and trees can be seen behind them.
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.
Description: Aerial view of buildings in the downtown area.
Description: Letterhead of John J. Sherman, a real estate broker and tax, title, collection, and passenger agent in Wausau, Wisconsin, with images of men felling trees...
Date: 1936 after
Description: An exterior view of the Public Library at 106 West Washington.
Date: date unknown
Description: The Chicago and Northwestern Railway Bridge spans Big Bull Falls. Multiple industrial buildings are visible in the background.
Description: The highly decorated and ornamented interior of a Catholic church in Marathon.
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.
Description: View looking North up Third Street near Market Square. There are five boys and a horse in the middle of the road.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of the Hotel Bellis with two men and a horse and buggy in front of it.
Description: Town Line Road in Wausau, showing the Weltman Brothers furniture store and, in the background, a Kraft Foods building. Some road work appears underway in...
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...
Description: Aerial view of roadways and buildings.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: View of Mount View Sanatorium (South Park) in Barden Hospital for tubercular patients. Poem below, "For, lo, the winter is past, the rain is over and gone...
Description: View of the Cereal Mills Company, looking North toward Big Bull Falls.
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.
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