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Description: Sitting on the school lawn, students draw Highway 51, Marathon mill, Rib mountain and the Wisconsin river.
Date: 1914-02 ca.
Description: Loggers move logs onto a horse-drawn wagon in the snow.
Description: Lawrence College students tobogganing at Rib Mountain near Wausau.
Description: Elevated view looking down at homestead applicants waiting in line for 2-3 days in winter cold before a window in the Marathon County Court House, Dec. 18-...
Description: Central Railroad transfer point.
Date: 1910 after
Description: Dr. Joseph Smith and his wife, Mary E. Smith, sit in an automobile parked in front of a house. Snow is on the ground and the automobile has chains attache...
Description: Congressman David Obey introduces a local resident (back to camera), to President Jimmy Carter. Many photographers stand around the edge of the group and a...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A view looking west at Rib Mountain across the Wisconsin River from the outskirts of Wausau.
Description: Congressman David Obey, Ben Riehle, a rural Marathon County WWI veteran, and two women pose for a photograph.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Group portrait of women's basketball team.
Description: Panoramic view from the Big Sandy Creek Bridge, looking north on Marathon County Highway Q.
Description: President Jimmy Carter stands in the open rear passenger door of a car to wave to a crowd of spectators during a visit to Congressman David R. Obey's homet...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: View of the Wausau Sand Paper Company, about 1903-1905, at Second and Thomas streets.
Description: Man delivers serviced bowling balls from an International Scout truck. The truck was owned by Day's Bowl-A-Dome.
Date: date unknown
Description: "Peavy Falls Group" of men and boys posed on bank of river. There is a man in a canoe in the river, and a footbridge in the background.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: A view from Rib Mountain looking southeast toward Rothschild and the Wisconsin River.
Description: A road covered with freshly fallen snow. Houses and trees line either side of the road and are also covered in fresh snow. Vehicle tracks cut through the s...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Two children, a boy and a girl, stand on a porch. A woman in a dress (face obscured) crouches behind the two children.
Description: Exterior view of the round, large frame barn of Chas. Tisch. A man in a carriage and a team of horses wearing fly-nets poses in front. On the right a man a...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Forest of burnt tree trunks and broken logs.
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