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Date: 1913 ca.

Description: St. John's Catholic Church and the adjacent school.

Date: 1916 

Description: Rotary Club barbeque along the Plover River at the campsite of Neal Brown. Several men gather around a barbeque pit where meat is being cooked on a rotisse...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Third Street and Scott Street, the Hotel Bellis is at 420 Third Street facing the Court House.

Photograph

Third Street

Date: 1864 

Description: View looking North up Third Street near Market Square. There are five boys and a horse in the middle of the road.

Date: 1879 

Description: This map is a bird's-eye view of Wausau, the County Seat of Marathon County. The map features an index of points of interest.

Date: 1891 ca.

Description: Lumber company workers pose in front of buildings at the Moore & Galloway Lumber Company camp, about a quarter of a mile east of Pike Lake. The man in a wh...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: The Guenther Half Way House. People traveling between Wausau and Stevens Point by stage stopped here overnight. The 100-year-old tavern was torn down in 19...

Photograph

Knowlton House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A photographic postcard of "The Old Tavern" built at Knowlton in 1849. It is a large wooden classical revival style building. A dog joins a group of peopl...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: View towards shoreline of log drivers eating lunch on the edge of the riverbank. Visiting businessmen share a meal with the log drivers who are sitting and...

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.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Wausau, Wisconsin with the residential area in the foreground and business district in the background.

Photograph

Gopher Honey Tester

Date:  date unknown

Description: Gopher standing up on hind legs while chewing on a small twig. Lewis Francisco's "Honey Tester."

Caption reads: "This is Billy, the Honey Tester. He belo...

Photograph

Steamhauler

Date: 1914-02 

Description: A steamhauler pulling logs on skids to the mill during a snowstorm.

Photograph

Wausau, Wisconsin

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: View up the Wisconsin river with Wausau in the background.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Men building a culvert on the Milwaukee, Lake Shore & Westerm railway. In the background both horses and oxen teams are being used.

Photograph

Forest House

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: The Forest House, a hotel, restaurant and stage office. It was operated by Mr. and Mrs. Chas. A. Dingle and was located on the corner of Third and Forest S...

Date: 1998 

Description: Central Railroad transfer point.

Date: 1915 

Description: View of the Marathon Paper Mills from across the river.

Date: 1980-10-22 

Description: Holocaust survivor Fred Platner at his place of business, the Wausau Steel Corporation.

Date: 1988 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey and Les Aspin at the J.I. Case Company plant.

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