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Veterans' Hospital

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of a veterans' hospital, surrounded by trees.

Date: 1887 

Description: This map of Tomahawk shows the Wisconsin River, numbered lots, and labeled streets. The back of the map reads: "Henry C. Payne, 424 Broadway, - - Milwaukee...

Postcard

Wisconsin Avenue

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of Wisconsin Avenue, lined by various buildings on either side.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: This map of Tomahawk shows landownership, an original plat of the city, various plat additions, roads, and railroads. The map includes annotations of road...

Date: 1959-05 

Description: Albert Roszek, wearing overalls, poses with farm machinery. There is a barn in the background.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View down a road with a bakery and restaurant and a paint, oil, and wallpaper store visible in the right foreground.

Photograph

Prospect Point

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man boats near the shoreline at Prospect Point. Prospect Point consolidated with Hog's Back in 1910 to form 105 acres of land and was renamed Bradley Pa...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Merrill's City Hall and Library.

Postcard

Catholic Church

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a Catholic church, parsonage, and hospital.

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Photograph

Kaminski Wreck

Date: 1914-07-04 

Description: The wreck of John Kaminski's plane, where he had been scheduled to fly at the Fourth of July festivities.

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Description: Group of small children gathered around a table outdoors near a building on which a toddler is being weighed using a baby scale.

Date: 1900 

Description: Photographic postcard view up the Wisconsin River near the foot of Grandfather Falls, which falls 90 feet in 1 1/2 miles.

Photograph

Main Street

Date:  

Description: Main Street with William Fehrmann's Saloon and Boarding House.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The middle section of a map of Lincoln County.

Date: 1977-10 

Description: Rod Ballmer (center), Paul Bernsdorf (left), and Jeffrey Mondeik at Ballmer's Old Time Tavern. There is a cribbage board on the bar and the wall behind the...

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Description: Letterhead of the American State Bank, with a front view of the bank entrance, names of the officers, and "Capital and Surplus $100,000.000".

Postcard

Hotel Badger

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Hotel Badger in Merrill with "Here are some more of Merrill's famous buildings. How is every one down there? Grace" written on it.

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: Shows what is currently Lincoln County and portions of Vilas, Oneida, Iron, and Langlade counties. Includes manuscript annotations of marked land tracts.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: This quadrangle collection of maps, meaning geological surveys, shows sections of central and northern Wisconsin. The maps include a quadrangle index map.T...

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