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Photograph

Saving Rent Control

Date: 1949-09-04 

Description: Emma Milton (left) of Omaha, a member of United Packinghouse Workers Union local 60, is seen here circulating a petition to save the rent control institute...

Painting

Edward Salomon

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up portrait of Edward Salomon.

Photograph

Sloping Farmland

Date: 1966-05-17 ca.

Description: A farmer plants crops on a treeless slope. Various grasses grow in the foreground.

Photograph

Labor Institute

Date:  date unknown

Description: The summer labor institute sponsored by the United Packinghouse Workers of America. The delegates are probably all representatives of District 3. Russell L...

Date: 1945-05 ca.

Description: Group photograph of Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz and his staff at CinCPac/CinCPOA Advanced Headquarters on Guam. Admiral Nimitz is 9th from the left in...

Date: 1883 

Description: Front cover of an advertising brochure for the Marsh-Whitney Platform Binder, manufactured by the Marsh Binder Manufacturing Company. Includes the text: "t...

Photograph

Goodwill Workshop

Date: 1949-09-09 

Description: As part of its participation in the local Community Fund, several members of United Packinghouse Workers Local 117 employed by the Kingan Packing Company v...

Date: 1938-02-02 

Description: Two men use an International coal dump truck owned by B.L. Ogilvie & Sons Incorporated to transfer fuel from the bed of the truck down a chute to a residen...

Photograph

Storing Sisal Fiber

Date: 1910-07-28 

Description: Men use a pulley to raise bales of sisal from the ground of a warehouse to the top of a pile of stacked bales. Others use dollies to wheel in additional ba...

Date: 1979-05-24 

Description: Lyle Lurvey and Mrs. Lurvey on a tractor planting muskmelon on their farm near Highway 67, south of Dousman.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: One man is using a hand crank to pull a bucket of earth from the bottom of a pit silo. Another man stands behind him.

Date: 1947-02-13 

Description: Frank Sager, chief dispatcher of the Northland Greyhound Lines in Madison, shown at a board listing the names of the drivers, the buses they are driving, a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The interior of an ice cream shop, possibly Farmdale ice Cream Shop. Employees pose behind the long counters in uniform and several customers are seated at...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Ho-Chunk ceremonial performers posed on riverbank in front of steamboat.

Photograph

Packer Parade

Date: 1971 

Description: Members of United Packinghouse Workers of America Local 248 paraded on Wisconsin Avenue to draw attention to the fact that employees of the Packer Packing...

Date: 1948-02-22 

Description: Five officers of the Dane County Rural Letter Carriers organization at their annual meeting.

Photograph

Picking Cucumbers

Date: 1970-08 

Description: Mrs. Matias Perez and her daughter empty buckets of cucumbers picked into burlap bags.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Men use mule-led wagons while working on a residential road. Bricks are piled high on either side of the street.

Photograph

Inspecting Peas

Date: 1975 

Description: Two women workers at a Wisconsin pea cannery enjoy a light moment, as the shelled peas they are inspecting pass by on a conveyor belt. Both women are weari...

Date: 1952 

Description: United Packinghouse Workers of America members at the Armour plant in Atlanta check membership cards in an effort to bring 100 percent membership into loca...

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