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Date: 1934 

Description: Interior view towards the front of the Lincoln County Court.

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: 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...

Date: 1912 

Description: Group portrait of twelve men posing on the steps and porch of a building, probably forest rangers. The men are wearing a variety of clothing, including a b...

Date: 2008 

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

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Postcard

Catholic Church

Date: 1905 ca.

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

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: German Lutheran Church in Merrill.

Photograph

Theta Mead in Wagon

Date: 1922 before

Description: Theta Mead in a horse-drawn wagon along with another woman and three children.

Date: 1959-05 

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

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: 1917 ca.

Description: Three children peek out of the door of a log cabin. There is an ash can to the right of the door.

Date:  

Description: View from lake of the buildings of the Sunflower Cottage Resort. People are canoeing and boating in the lake in front of the resort, and a few people are s...

Photograph

Shoreline View

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a shoreline and boat surrounded by trees. Published by J. C. Webster.

Date: 2008 

Description: When Phil Kilinski built this unique Dutch Mill gas station six miles north of Tomahawk in the mid 1940s, he created a whimsical attraction that successful...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A high school in Merrill.

Photograph

Testimonial Dinner

Date: 1970-04 

Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey speaking at a testimonial dinner marking the first anniversary of his election to Congress. To his right is Mayor Ralph...

Photograph

Town of Irma

Date: 1900 

Description: The town buildings in Irma. Many stumps and milled logs are visible in the foreground.

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: 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.

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