Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Machinery used for grading cranberries. As the berries move through the machine the are sorted by size and deposited on the appropriate conveyor belt for p...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Woman using a cranberry rake to harvest cranberries near Wisconsin Rapids.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View towards platform of the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway depot.
Description: Bee hives near the Bennett cranberry marshes.
Description: Elevated view of graded cranberries moving along multiple conveyor belts to await further processing and inspection. Three men stand near the conveyor belt...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: The Hotel Blodgett, between the Paulsen Shoe Company and Trio Theater.
Description: This map from the early years of the 20th century shows the township and range grid, sections, cities and villages, landownership, roads and railroads, and...
Description: Consoweld Company employees shortly after moving into the new company building. It is likely the desk tops are made from a Consoweld plastic laminate produ...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: In recognition of the loyalty and patronage of the Winnebago Indians.
Description: View from the southwest looking toward an old bridge over Rocky Creek, in the Town of Wood, Wood County. A farm is visible in the distance.
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: 1907 ca.
Description: Elevated view of town.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The north end of Central Avenue.
Description: Central Avenue in Marshfield.
Description: This early 20th century map of Wood County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, roads and railroads, and st...
Description: Cranberry marsh with farm buildings in the far background.
Description: A high school building in Marshfield.
Description: Close-up of conveyor belt showing the sorting of cranberries at the Walker Cranberry Company.
Description: Cranberry drying sheds.
Description: Plastic laminate development work. This may be a die for fabricating tapered panels.
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:
© 1996-2014 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706