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Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Two women sitting on top of rocks in the Dells of the Eau Claire River. There is a bridge in the background on the left.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Dr. Joseph Smith and his wife, Mary, pose next to trees by a rivers edge.


Scott Street

Date: 1936 after

Description: View of Scott Street looking west. There are automobiles parked on each side of the snowy street, and two men are standing on the corner holding shovels. S...

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...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Dr. Joseph Smith poses with friends next to a tree along a rivers edge.


Hatton Lumber Camp


Description: Winter view of Hatton Lumber Company Camp, including a number of buildings and a man riding on a horse-drawn sled.

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.

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...


Joan and David Obey

Date: 1962-06-09 

Description: Joan and David Obey smile on their wedding day. She is wearing a wedding dress and he is wearing a suit with a vest.


Description: Letterhead of Carl Stargardt, bridge contractor in Athens, Wisconsin, with two-color illustrations in brown and green inks of an automobile heading toward...


Apple Orchard

Date: 1916-05-30 ca.

Description: A row of blossoming apple trees in the Wisconsin State Horticultural Society orchard.


High School

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized view of the exterior of the high school. A bell tower is on the roof.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of children playing on the swingset, slide, and other playground equipment at a park. A wooden building is located behind the playground, and the pa...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Several members of the Krueger and Backhause families fishing along the bank of the Rock River. Mr. and Mrs. Backhouse and Florentina and Jennie Krueger si...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the Eau Claire River rushing over large rocky formations. A bridge crosses over the river on the left. Large tree trunks have been stacked...

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: View down tree-lined country road near Wausau, taken by Dr. Joseph Smith, talented amateur photographer. It depicts women (probably members of his family)...


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.

Date: 1879 

Description: This map is a bird's-eye view of Wausau, the County Seat of Marathon County. The map features an index of points of interest.

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: 1938 

Description: Dr. Francis E. Townsend seated on the platform of a Townsend Plan Club at a park.

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