Organized by : Marathon County Historical Society
In 1954, Leigh Yawkey Woodson and her daughters donated the home of her late parents, lumberman Cyrus C. Yawkey and Alice Richardson Yawkey, to the Historical Society. In 1974, the house was placed on the National Register of Historic Places. A 3 million dollar restoration of the Yawkey estate wa...
Kids History Day offers opportunity to explore life before electricity
The Marathon County Historical Society invites upper-elementary and middle school-age children to register for Kids History Day. This free, fun activity day will be Thursday, August 17, 2017, from 10 am to 2 pm, at the Woodson History Center, 410 McIndoe St., Wausau.Read more