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Third Street Parade

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View looking South down Third Street near Scott. The street is filled with a large crowd, bikes and automobiles. Banners and flags are along the sidewalk i...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Dr. Joseph Smith poses with friends next to a tree along a rivers edge.

Date: 1914-02 ca.

Description: Loggers move logs onto a horse-drawn wagon in the snow.

Postcard

High School

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized view of the exterior of the high school. A bell tower is on the roof.

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...

Photograph

Wild Creek Crossing

Date: 1988-03-03 

Description: View from bridge over Wild Creek on Marathon County Highway M. The creek appears frozen, although in flood. Several farms can be seen in the distance.

Date: 1943-12-01 

Description: A letter to Mr. H.M. Bower of Employers Mutual Liability Insurance written by H.L. Wollenberg.

Date: 1979 

Description: President Jimmy Carter shaking hands in Wausau, while the Secret Service (left) keeps watch.

Photograph

Dr. Joseph Smith

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Outdoor portrait of Dr. Joseph Smith. He is standing in front of a small tree with his hands in his trouser pockets.

Photograph

Schofield Mill

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Dam and mill at on the Wisconsin River.

Photograph

St. Mary's Hospital

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: View from field looking up at St. Mary's Hospital situated atop a hill in front of fenced pastures. A horse is grazing in a pasture on the right.

Date: 1936 after

Description: View from street of commercial area with storefronts and pedestrians. Many cars are parked on both sides of the street. Visible storefront signs read, "S &...

Date: 1916-05-30 

Description: Family of four seated in a car near the Wisconsin State Horticultural Society orchard. The car is parked on a country road in front of a house.

Photograph

Big Bull Falls

Date: 1916 

Description: Water of Big Bull Falls or the Wisconsin River rapidly flows underneath two railroad bridges. Pedestrians cross the bridges while peering over at the over...

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: 1929 ca.

Description: View of the George Stevens marker with the Wisconsin Auto Supply Company in the background and the Wisconsin River.

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: 1979 

Description: President Jimmy Carter's visit meant extra duty for the local police force. An elevated sign in the background reads "Newman High School, Welcome, Peace Pr...

Photograph

View of Town

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of town.

Date: 1992 ca.

Description: Congressman David R. Obey (right) hits the pavement in Marathon with aide Tom Springer. Hack's Diner, run by Alfred Hack, was a popular local hangout.

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