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Rural Farm

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Man leaning against a split-rail fence. A farmhouse and several farm buildings stand along the far parameter of the fence.

Date: 1955 

Description: View of the Marathon County Court House grounds in the foreground. The uprooting of the trees was done in preparation to raze the court house.


Piling Cut Grains

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Two men in a cleared field piling cut grains.

Date: 1926 

Description: Exterior of Saint Paul's Catholic Church. Tree leaves cover the top-right corner of the image. There is a street sign for "Fourth St." on a power line pole...


Mary E. Smith

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: An outdoor portrait of Mary E. Smith, taken by her husband Dr. Joseph F. Smith. Mrs. Smith is sitting in the grass, and wears an elaborate hat decorated wi...

Date: 1927 ca.

Description: View of the Marathon County Court House with cars and people around in the streets.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Philosopher Press.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: View up river towards a bridge over a rocky portion of the Eau Claire River. A women is standing on rocks beneath the bridge in the center, while a man sta...


Description: A man works in a kitchen at Hatton Lumber Company Camp. He is wearing an apron and is mixing ingredients in a large bowl at a counter near two windows.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Four women seated as a small picnic party in a wooded area. Jane Ashmun and Harriet Millard are seated on the left. One of Jane Ashmun's daughters is seate...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Two logging workers pose with their team of horses who are hitched to a go-devil, used for skidding logs to a road or landing.

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Clark's Saw and Planing Mill in the right foreground which is now the site of the electric plant. Behind Clark's is Plummers Mill where the Vocational Sch...

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: 1984-02 

Description: Congressman David Obey and Governor Tony Earl pay tribute to 20 years of service by Marathon County Clerk Ray Ott and Register of Deeds Bob Gernetzke.

Date: 1979 

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: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated view looking South from City Hall Tower, Wausau, Wisconsin.

Date: 1911 

Description: Christmas decorations in an office at Dr. Joseph Smith's house. Wrapping paper from opened gifts lie beneath the decorated Christmas tree.

Date: 1916 

Description: Water churns under a railroad bridge as the spring thaw swells the Wisconsin River.

Date: 1913 

Description: The highly decorated and ornamented interior of a Catholic church in Marathon.

Date: 1963 

Description: Winter scene with snow-covered trees after a storm in Gooding Park.

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