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Description: German Prisoner of War stationed in Wisconsin Rapids working on the A.E. Bennett and Sons Cranberry Marsh. He is spraying the cranberry crop with either an...
Description: Irving R. Bennett, of the A.E. Bennett & Son Cranberry Marsh, spraying cranberry marshes for pest and weed control. The hose was attached to a rig that cou...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Machinery used for grading cranberries. As the berries move through the machine the are sorted by size and deposited on the appropriate conveyor belt for p...
Description: Group portrait of those who attended the 6th annual Cranberry Convention at Bennett Marsh.
Description: Elevated view of graded cranberries moving along multiple conveyor belts to await further processing and inspection. Three men stand near the conveyor belt...
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: Two men inspecting cranberry plants, most likely for pests or disease.
Description: A woman wearing a jacket and hairnet sorts cranberries on a conveyor belt at the Walker Cranberry Company.
Description: Close-up of cranberries being sorted on a conveyor belt at the Walker Cranberry Company. The worker is wearing a jacket and gloves.
Description: Farmer examining cranberry plant near an irrigation ditch.
Description: A man dumps a box of cranberries into a bin at the Walker Cranberry Company.
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...
Description: Man posing with crates of newly harvested cranberries. The cranberries have not been cleaned as there is still plant debris in the crates.
Description: Many women sorting cranberries on several conveyor belts at the Walker Cranberry Company. They are wearing jackets and hair nets.
Description: Field of native cranberries in bloom.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Cranberry marshes and irrigation ditch. The family home, barn and outbuildings are in the background.
Date: date unknown
Description: Men working in field during Wisconsin cranberry harvest. Crates are stacked up throughout the field.
Description: Cranberries being sorted on a series of conveyor belts at the Walker Cranberry Company.
Description: Studio photograph of a cultivated variety of a cranberry plant.
Description: A plane flies low over a cranberry marsh to dust for leaf-hoppers.
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