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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: 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...

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: 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...

Date: 1960-09-04 

Description: Quonset hut-style Wyocena Farmer's Cooperative.

Date: 1963-06-09 ca.

Description: View from grassy border of a large field dotted with hay bales. Trees line a small ridge in the far background.

Date: 1969 

Description: Fall River Canning Company's president William Evans stands in the center with migrant farm workers around him after their walkout.

Eighty workers of His...

Photograph

Laffan Hop Yard

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Hop pickers pose in the Laffan hop yard.

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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...

Date: 1925 

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

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: A view of a small grain elevator and various other farm buildings near a road.

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: 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...

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...

Date:  date unknown

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

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...

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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...

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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: 1960-09-04 

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

Date: 1945-07-13 

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

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