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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Distant view of Black Hawk Lookout near the Wisconsin River. Open field with single tree and fence in foreground.
Description: The Wyocena Farmers' Cooperative, a feed mill with railroad tracks along the side of the building.
Description: German prisoner of war pitching pea vines into a viner at a cannery.
Description: Workers gathering at a cucumber receiving station after striking.
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...
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: date unknown
Description: Chief Albert Yellow Thunder, Sr., standing in semi-profile, holding a peace pipe and wearing Native American ceremonial clothing. In the right foreground i...
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...
Description: Workers in trial fields of the Leonard Seed Company, with the processing plant in the background.
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...
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: 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: 1876 ca.
Description: A view of the town of Lodi as viewed from the hill north of the cemetery.
Date: 1970-04-23 ca.
Description: A small area of farmland cleared to be the location of the stage on the York farm property which would shortly be the site of the Sound Storm music festiva...
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: 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...
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...
Description: Exterior view of the Kilbourn Cooperative Creamery on Superior Street.
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...
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