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Description: Prominent Wisconsin Democrat and cranberry grower Philleo Nash holding a large handful of freshly harvested cranberries.
Description: Jean Nash, cranberry grower, posed next to a truck for the Biron Cranberry Company.
Date: 1928 after
Description: The Tri City Airport which served Wisconsin Rapids, Port Edwards, and Nekoosa, was organized in 1928 after the Nekoosa-Edwards Paper Company decided to pur...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Elevated view of graded cranberries moving along multiple conveyor belts to await further processing and inspection. Three men stand near the conveyor belt...
Description: Group portrait of those who attended the 6th annual Cranberry Convention at Bennett Marsh.
Description: Two young men are packing boxes with bags of Ocean Spray cranberries. In the background women are bagging the cranberries.
Description: From left to right: W.A. Riordan, John Buck, Leo Sorenson, Jean Nash and Del Hammond. Miss Nash, the owner of the cranberry marsh, escorts representatives...
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: 1948 ca.
Description: Two men inspecting cranberry plants, most likely for pests or disease.
Description: A workman stands on a ladder at the Walker Cranberry Company. He appears to be fixing or adjusting a piece of machinery.
Description: Cranberry harvesting machine on the property of the Wisconsin Cranberry Sales Company in Wisconsin Rapids.
Description: Asa Curtis Bennett family holding cranberry rakes and other manual farm implements. The family is gathered around an owl standing on the ground in front of...
Description: A woman wearing a jacket and hairnet sorts cranberries on a conveyor belt at the Walker Cranberry Company.
Description: Many women sort cranberries on conveyor belts at the Walker Cranberry Company. All are wearing jackets and many wear hairnets.
Description: African American cranberry harvesters, possibly migrant workers posed with crates of cranberries.
Description: Close-up of conveyor belt showing the sorting of cranberries at the Walker Cranberry Company.
Date: date unknown
Description: Men working in field during Wisconsin cranberry harvest. Crates are stacked up throughout the field.
Description: Cranberry fields with irrigation ditches.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Cranberry marshes and irrigation ditch. The family home, barn and outbuildings are in the background.
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