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Photograph

Grading Cranberries

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.

Photograph

Babcock Train Depot

Date: 1910 ca.

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

Date: 1948 

Description: Bee hives near the Bennett cranberry marshes.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Elevated view of graded cranberries moving along multiple conveyor belts to await further processing and inspection. Three men stand near the conveyor belt...

Photograph

Hotel Blodgett

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The Hotel Blodgett, between the Paulsen Shoe Company and Trio Theater.

Date: 1902 

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...

Photograph

Consoweld Office

Date: 1955-04 

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.

Photograph

Rocky Creek Bridge

Date: 1982-12-14 

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.

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: 1907 ca.

Description: Elevated view of town.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The north end of Central Avenue.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Central Avenue in Marshfield.

Map or Atlas

Wood County, Wisconsin

Date: 1910 

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...

Photograph

Cranberry Marsh

Date: 1936-07 

Description: Cranberry marsh with farm buildings in the far background.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A high school building in Marshfield.

Photograph

Sorting Cranberries

Date: 1997-11-21 

Description: Close-up of conveyor belt showing the sorting of cranberries at the Walker Cranberry Company.

Date: 1934-09 

Description: Cranberry drying sheds.

Date: 1944-04-22 

Description: Plastic laminate development work. This may be a die for fabricating tapered panels.

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