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Photograph

Dr. Blake's Home

Date: 1877 

Description: View of Dr. Blake's (probably Samuel M.) house in Lodi or Prairie du Sac with a white picket fence in front of it. A man stands with a horse, Reaper Boy, i...

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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...

Photograph

Abandoned Farm

Date: 1960 

Description: Abandoned farm along Highway 51.

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.

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: 1910 ca.

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

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Town vanished with the lumber rafts

County: Columbia

City: Dekorra

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: Letterhead of the Beaver Canning Company of Randolph, Wisconsin, packers of peas and sweet corn, with three beavers perched on a branch overhanging the wat...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Close-up of a notice posted by the Fall River Canning Company in response to striking workers. The left notice is posted in English and on the right is Spa...

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: 1909 

Description: The view from Gibraltar Rock across farm fields and woods. There are corn shocks in several of the fields. A farm house and outbuildings stand near a pond...

Date: 1960-09-04 

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

Date: 1925 

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

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: 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: Farm worker Conrado Lopez, on strike against Libby, McNeill & Libby, displays his "Huelga! — NFWA" union button with its trademark black eagle symbol in a...

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...

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.

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...

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