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Date: 1984 

Description: Loyal Democrats sit at a table while calling to remind local residents of the upcoming Merrill rally, at which both Walter Mondale and Geraldine Ferraro ap...

Photograph

Spirit Falls

Date: 1940 ca.

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

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Veterans' Hospital

Date:  date unknown

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

Postcard

Wisconsin Avenue

Date: 1905 ca.

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

Photograph

Log Cabin

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The First National Bank on East Main Street.

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.

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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,...

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Trolley

Date: 1930-02-27 

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

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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...

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.

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: 1955-06-19 

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

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.

Photograph

Holy Cross Hospital

Date: 1974-05 

Description: Dedication of an addition to the Holy Cross Hospital. The Catholic order opened Holy Cross Hospital in 1926 and completed this addition in 1974. The hospit...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A color postcard depicting a crowd at the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul station.

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...

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...

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...

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