1 2 3
.

Date: 1960-09-04 

Description: The Wyocena Farmers' Cooperative, a feed mill with railroad tracks along the side of the building.

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...

Date: 1927 

Description: One-room log cabin at Brady's Lodge in a open are with tall grass. Two young trees are along the cabin on the right.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Hand-lettered protest signs and United Farm Workers (UFW) paper flags taped to a concrete wall in response to an official posting by the Fall River Canning...

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: 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...

Photograph

Brady's Lodge

Date: 1927 

Description: Filling station and office at Brady's Lodge. An attendant is standing by the gas pump. There is a truck parked on the right. Signs on the left read: "Sandw...

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

Farmland

Date: 1963-06-08 ca.

Description: A group of farm buildings, as seen from across a field of growing corn. Several trees surround the farm buildings.

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

Open Barn Door

Date: 1967-09-04 ca.

Description: A wooden barn door is partly opened, inside a seat of a tractor is visible. Various weeds and tall grasses grow in front of the barn door.

Date: 1945-07-13 

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

Photograph

Unpacking Apples

Date: 1970-04-23 

Description: A group of people eat and help unload crates of apples from a U-Haul trailer in the campground area of the Sound Storm music festival during the constructi...

Date: 1936-06-23 

Description: Workers in trial fields of the Leonard Seed Company, with the processing plant in the background.

Photograph

Barn and Silo

Date: 1967-09-04 ca.

Description: Rear view of a barn with stone foundation and a cement silo. In the foreground are overgrown shrubs and grass.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of cattle yards near the railroad tracks. A farm and farm buildings can be seen in the background.

Date: 1969 

Description: A Huelgusta (striker) against Fall River Canning Company with Obreros Unidos (United Workers), standing with a crowd. She is wearing round earrings, a blac...

Date: 1945-07-13 

Description: Capt. Huldreich M. Stienecker, Michigan, inspecting a load of peas at a cannery where German prisoners of war are working. Steinecker is in charge of the p...

Date: 1969 

Description: Jorge Vasquez (wearing beret) discusses strategy with Fall River Canning Company workers after walkout. Children, youth and adults stand clustered in a cir...

Photograph

Indian Village Site

Date: 1907 

Description: A well-dressed man stands on barren, sandy soil identified as an Indian village site near Okee. Near him the soil is stained darker than the surrounding ar...

1 2 3

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.