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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: 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: 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...

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

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: 1876 ca.

Description: A view of the town of Lodi as viewed from the hill north of the cemetery.

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:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Kilbourn Cooperative Creamery on Superior Street.

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...

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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: 1936 ca.

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

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: 1960-09-04 

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

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: 1945-07-13 

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

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.

Larger Than Life Images of Animals and Produce

Learn about the tall-tale postcard industry and the career of photographer Alfred Stanley Johnson, Jr.

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 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: 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...

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