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Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the stone-walled headquarters building of the Water Regulatory Board located within a grove of trees. According to text included with the...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View from river of a machine/crane moving bundles of pulpwood to be made into paper.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A view of a bridge located.
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: 1908 ca.
Description: Central Avenue.
Description: Rog's Superette, a small grocery store located on Main Street (STH 13) in Wisconsin Rapids.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The buildings of the Grand Rapids Milling Company.
Description: Studio photograph of a cultivated variety of a cranberry plant.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Cranberry marshes and irrigation ditch. The family home, barn and outbuildings are in the background.
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: Close-up view of the construction of the glider floor manufactured by the Consolidated Paper Company as part of its war effort during World War II.
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: Two men inspecting cranberry plants, most likely for pests or disease.
Description: Farmer examining cranberry plant near an irrigation ditch.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Advertisement for a 5 lb. gift box of fresh Wisconsin Cranberries. The advertisement tag line reads "So smart to give . . . so pleasant to receive". Pictur...
Description: Employees of the Plastics Division of Consolidated Paper Company shingle a roof in a factory. The roof was then taken to the building site for final assem...
Description: View of cars parked outside of several downtown businesses. Pictured from the left are a bank, Liese Drugstore, the Wright Bakery, two unidentified awnings...
Description: Former Governor Anthony Earl and Assemblyman Thomas Loftus chat at a gathering of statewide Democratic leaders that honored Marlin Schneider. President Cli...
Description: Panoramic view of the intersection of CTH Z and STH 13 near Wisconsin Rapids. A billboard to the left advertises the Ridges Inn and Country Club; on the r...
Description: View of the floor of a Consolidated Papers Company factory, probably its Plastics Division in Wisconsin Rapids.
Description: A plane flies low over a cranberry marsh to dust for leaf-hoppers.
Description: From left to right: W.A. Riordan, John Buck, Leo Sorenson, Jean Nash and Del Hammond. Miss Nash, the owner of the cranberry marsh, escorts representatives...
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