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Photograph

Farm near Columbus

Date: 1945-04-27 

Description: Wisconsin Conference of Seventh Day Adventists farm on Duborg Road off of Highway 16 west of Columbus, Wisconsin. A farmer holds two horses next to a fence...

Date: 1967 

Description: A group of young migrant farm laborers leaving a cucumber field in a Chevy station wagon for a union rally in Portage. Three children are looking at the ca...

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Description: A man in a plaid shirt and heavy apron holding the hoof of a horse in one hand, and a long file in the other. They are surrounded by metal wares and metal...

Date: 1967 

Description: Migrant farm laborers leaving a cucumber field to strike. Strikes in Wisconsin were organized by the local farm-worker labor union, Obreros Unidos, an inde...

Date: 1928 

Description: View down road towards a filling station near Portage. A man stands while filling his tank. Two boys stand nearby. Under large trees are two pumps, a small...

Date: 1967 

Description: Workers gathering at a cucumber receiving station after striking.

Strikes in Wisconsin were organized by the Obreros Unidos (United Workers),as an...

Photograph

Black Hawk Lookout

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Distant view of Black Hawk Lookout near the Wisconsin River. Open field with single tree and fence in foreground.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Cows near Gates Ravine (Glen Eyrie). There is a bridge over a river in the background.

Larger Than Life Images of Animals and Produce

Learn about the tall-tale postcard industry and the career of photographer Alfred Stanley Johnson, Jr.

Photograph

Silo and Field

Date: 1967-09-04 ca.

Description: A cement silo surrounded by plants and shrubs. A tree-lined field is in the background.

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: A view of the town of Lodi as viewed from the hill north of the cemetery.

Date: 1945-07-13 

Description: German prisoner of war pitching pea vines into a viner at a cannery.

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: Aerial view of residential homes, farmland and streets.

Date: 1925 

Description: View down hill of the exterior of the Lodi Canning Company. The building features two stories and a large chimney.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Town vanished with the lumber rafts

County: Columbia

City: Dekorra

Photograph

Abandoned Farm

Date: 1960 

Description: Abandoned farm along Highway 51.

Date: 1969 

Description: Entrance to Fall River Canning Company. A number of trucks full of vegetables are in the parking lot or driveway in front of low sprawling warehouse buildi...

Photograph

Cambria Cannery

Date: 1947-08-10 

Description: Aerial view of Cambria Cannery.

Date: 1944-03-06 

Description: Columbus Foods Corporation received an "A" for achievement award flag for food production and canning. Taking part in the ceremony, left to right are: J.L...

Date: 1929 

Description: View down road with the Nettland's Roll Inn on the right. An automobile is coming down the dusty road towards the inn, which has an "EAT" sign handing over...

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