1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The buildings of the Grand Rapids Milling Company.

Photograph

Gliders for the War

Date: 1943-12-17 

Description: Close-up of the glider being developed for the military by the Plastics Division of Consolidated Paper Company.

Photograph

Kikyako

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Informal portrait of a Potawatomi woman, Kikyako, seated on a bench wearing a beaded necklace. A man stands in the doorway of a wigwam in the background.

Photograph

Cranberry Spraying

Date: 1940 after

Description: Boom spraying of cranberries, in the Wisconsin Rapids area and probably by members of the Asa Bennett family. This technique using a tractor was developed...

Date: 1986-10-26 

Description: Green Elm Road Bridge over the east fork of Hemlock Creek, showing the rocks used to prevent erosion.

Photograph

Old Mission Church

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Old Mission church on Madeline Island.

Photograph

Consoweld Employees

Date: 1953 

Description: Group picture of some employees of the Consoweld Company (formerly the Plastics Division of Consolidated Paper): Front row, left to right: John O'Leary, To...

Photograph

Gliders for the War

Date: 1944-02-03 

Description: Employees of the Consolidated Paper Company Plastics Division constructing the floors of lightweight gliders to be used by the military.

Photograph

Gliders for the War

Date: 1943-12-17 

Description: Alternate view of the glider being developed by the Plastics Division of Consolidated Paper Company of Wisconsin Rapids for the military.

Photograph

At the Spring

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Outdoor portrait of a man standing near a spring in a wooded area surrounded by a wooden fence. He wears coveralls and holds two pails with a yoke over his...

Date: 1931-06 

Description: This map is a photocopy of a map that has been hand-colored and shows streets, the Wisconsin River, Mill Pond, and points of interest that include a school...

Date: 1945 

Description: German Prisoner of War stationed in Wisconsin Rapids working on the A.E. Bennett and Sons Cranberry Marsh. He is spraying the cranberry crop with either an...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Looking south down Central Avenue.

Date: 1926-09-05 before

Description: Dinner menu for the Hotel Witter, with menu listing, flap, front, and back of self-folding mailer, and tipped-in photographic views of the dining room and...

Photograph

Gliders for the War

Date: 1943-01-25 

Description: An employee of the Plastics Division of Consolidated Paper Company holds up a structure for it to be photographed. The object is thought to be a prototype...

Photograph

Babcock Train Depot

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View towards platform of the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway depot.

Date: 1934 

Description: Elevated view of cranberry plants in various stages and varieties at the Nepco Nursery. A group of four men are working among the plants on the right.

Date: 1922-09-21 

Description: Elevated view of the J.J. Emmerich Cranberry Company showing the bog in the background with the Ho-Chunk (Winnebago) Indian cranberry pickers' camp at the...

Date: 1935-03-27 

Description: Label submitted to the State of Wisconsin for trademark registration from the Marshfield Milling Co. "Clover Belt." Includes seven red clovers with green l...

Photograph

Group at Skunk Hill

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Small group of men and boys gathered outside a wood and bark frame building. A young boy stands on the support frame of a whet-stone on the left. The side...

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.