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Postcard

Old Mission

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Old Mission in La Pointe on Madeline Island.

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: 1997-11-21 

Description: A row of women sort cranberries on a conveyor belt at the Walker Cranberry Company. They are wearing jackets and hairnets. The woman in the foreground is w...

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: Two men inspecting cranberry plants, most likely for pests or disease.

Photograph

Asa Bennett Family

Date: 1903 

Description: Asa Curtis Bennett family holding cranberry rakes and other manual farm implements. The family is gathered around an owl standing on the ground in front of...

Date: 1997-10-21 

Description: Close-up of cranberries being sorted on a conveyor belt at the Walker Cranberry Company. The worker is wearing a jacket and gloves.

Date: 1901-09-06 

Description: Emory Bennett and family posed in front of the Bennett home. A young boy sits in a cart pulled by a dog. A seated man holds a harp guitar and another man s...

Photograph

Old Mission Church

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Old Mission church on Madeline Island.

Date: 1995-09 

Description: Local members of the VFW raise a new flag in front of the Rudolph Municipal Building. The flag, which had flown over the U.S. Capitol, was presented by Con...

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: An employee of the Consolidated Paper Company watches what is apparently a test of a part being manufactured by the company as part of its contract to deve...

Date: 1987-02-15 

Description: A woman mail carrier pushes her cart with a full mailbag along a sidewalk edged by snowy lawns.

Date: 1934-04 

Description: A flooded cranberry bog. In this case the bog was flooded in the spring in order to kill insects.

Date: 1997-11-21 

Description: Two young men package cranberries into Ocean Spray bags at the Walker Cranberry Company. The bags can be seen moving on conveyor belts.

Date: 1911 

Description: First Street with residential homes.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The First National Bank in Wisconsin Rapids.

Date: 1936-08 

Description: A plane flies low over a cranberry marsh to dust for leaf-hoppers.

Date: 1943 

Description: Carl Husome, an employee of the Consolidated Paper Company in a photograph probably taken to demonstrate progress on the development of a prototype for a m...

Date: 1943-08-19 

Description: Photograph of work done by the Plastics Division of Consolidated Papers Company of Wisconsin Rapids in the development of paper-based plastic laminate duri...

Date: 1973-12-21 

Description: Postcard that was attached to a balloon and released from Rudolph, Wisconsin by members of the League Against Nuclear Dangers as part of a nuclear power pl...

Photograph

View

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Cyanotype view of horse-drawn carriages and multiple buildings along a road in Vesper.

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