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Photograph

Dam and Lumbermill

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of the Wausau mill and dam next to the river, where logs were first sorted.

Date: 1900 

Description: View of the Cereal Mills Company, looking North toward Big Bull Falls.

Photograph

First National Bank

Date:  date unknown

Description: Winter view of the First National Bank with Dunbar Co. Jewelers and a chiropractor business to the left.

Date: 1979 

Description: A group of pro-life demonstrators holding protest signs assembled to greet President Jimmy Carter during a visit to Wausau. The group is confined behind ba...

Photograph

Knowlton House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A photographic postcard of "The Old Tavern" built at Knowlton in 1849. It is a large wooden classical revival style building. A dog joins a group of peopl...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the facade and side of the Marathon County Jail. A porch wraps around one corner of the first floor, below a round turret that extends to the th...

Date: 1890-12-18 

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:  date unknown

Description: The Chicago and Northwestern Railway Bridge spans Big Bull Falls. Multiple industrial buildings are visible in the background.

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Clark's Saw and Planing Mill in the right foreground which is now the site of the electric plant. Behind Clark's is Plummers Mill where the Vocational Sch...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Wausau Fair Grounds. View of field area with four buildings in the background.

Photograph

Stone Ruins

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Stone ruins of a small industrial plant.

Date: 1979 

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...

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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Marathon County Agricultural School facade. Poured concrete pillars and an arched window surround the entrance.

Date: 1930 ca.

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

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the Wausau High School.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Third Street and Scott Street, the Hotel Bellis is at 420 Third Street facing the Court House.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: St. John's Catholic Church and the adjacent school.

Date: 1928 

Description: This plat map of Wausau is oriented with north to the right and is dated "April, 1928." The map features a building description chart with an index and inc...

Photograph

Lincoln School

Date: 1870 after

Description: A view of two sides of the Lincoln School, partially obscured by trees. The roof line features dormers and two towers.

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