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Map or Atlas

Village of Gleason

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: This map of the Village of Gleason shows land ownership by name, local streets, railroads, churches, schools, and part of Prairie River. The bottom left of...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Saint Mary's Catholic Church. The view from across the street features the church building's stained glass windows and belfry.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Sacred Heart Hospital. The brick hospital building features a porch, balcony, and a covered entrance. Published by C. E. Macomber.

Date: 1959-05 

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Tomahawk High School, a brick building featuring four wings and a main entrance. Adults and children stand on the school's porch and lawn.

Date: 1900 

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of eight young women, each standing and holding a bicycle. Three of the women also hold brownie cameras.

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of Louis Koenig, dealer in "Fine Wines, Liquors and Cigars" from Scott, Wisconsin, with a drawing of two men wearing long-sleeved shirts, vests,...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the residence of J.N. Meunier, confectioner, baker, restauranteur, and stockholder. Adults and children stand outside the residences near a fie...

Map or Atlas

Lincoln County Map

Date:  date unknown

Description: A photocopy of the T.34N, R.8E portion of a map of Lincoln County.

Photograph

Mail Train

Date: 1948-04-14 

Description: View across railroad tracks of cart loads of mail sacks on the platform, awaiting the arrival of the next train. The four men standing on the left have bee...

Date: 1921 before

Description: Warmly-dressed school children riding on the running boards of Theta Mead's car. There is a large building and probably a flag pole in the background.

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of Main Street in downtown.

Photograph

Hello, Merrill

Date: 1984-09-03 

Description: A brief shower failed to dampen the enthusiasm of Democratic Presidential candidate Walter Mondale and Vice-presidential candidate Geraldine Ferraro during...

Date: 1955-06-19 

Description: C.L. (Neal) Harrington is second from left at a retirement dinner for Henry Freund.

Postcard

Badger Hotel

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Badger Hotel in Merrill.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a high school.

Photograph

Prairie River

Date: 1971-04 

Description: View down center of the Prairie River. Snow and trees line both shorelines.

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of Dudley Station, a hunting and trout fishing resort in Dudley, Wisconsin. On the left is an illustration of a fisherman holding a fishing pole...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: This 1915 map of Lincoln County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, cities and villages, lakes and streams, residences, churches, school...

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