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Date: 1883 

Description: Bird's-eye view of Merrill.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Well jetting equipment with three hose lines extinguishing forest fires.



Date: 1930-02-27 

Description: Six men posing with the first trackless trolley. Wisconsin Valley Electric Company #4.

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...


Office Skills Class

Date: 1978 

Description: Business and Office Skills Class at Tomahawk High School. Nine students work at their typewriters.


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.

Date: 1895 

Description: Partially cleared stump land on the farm of Gustave Voight, two miles south of Merrill, Lincoln county. Logs for burning are in the foreground. In the far...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Saint Mary's Church and Parsonage. The view from across the street shows a United States Flag in front of the parsonage.


Wisconsin Avenue

Date: 1905 ca.

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


Spirit Falls

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: View of Spirit Falls at a low water stage.

Map or Atlas

Lincoln Co., Wis.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: This map shows areas of Merrill, Corning, Scott, Rock Falls, Russel, Pelisan, Pine River, Ackley, and the Wisconsin River. The left margin of the map inclu...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Lincoln County Court House in Merrill.

Date: 2008 

Description: The windmill structure continues to attract travelers, but not for gasoline or bait, but for ice cream.

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: 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.

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...


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: 1900 ca.

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

Date: 1935-03 

Description: A tractor and plow on a trailer is being towed by a truck.


Log Cabin

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of a "log cabin of a pioneer". Two other log cabins are visible in the background.

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