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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...
Description: Two young men package cranberries into Ocean Spray bags at the Walker Cranberry Company. The bags can be seen moving on conveyor belts.
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: Farmer examining cranberry plant near an irrigation ditch.
Description: Many women sorting cranberries on several conveyor belts at the Walker Cranberry Company. They are wearing jackets and hair nets.
Description: Cranberry fields with irrigation ditches.
Description: Two young men are packing boxes with bags of Ocean Spray cranberries. In the background women are bagging the cranberries.
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.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Woman using a cranberry rake to harvest cranberries near Wisconsin Rapids.
Description: Many women sort cranberries on conveyor belts at the Walker Cranberry Company. All are wearing jackets and many wear hairnets.
Description: A man dumps a box of cranberries into a bin at the Walker Cranberry Company.
Description: German Prisoner of War stationed in Wisconsin Rapids working on the A.E. Bennett and Sons Cranberry Marsh. He is spraying the cranberry crop with either an...
Description: Cranberries being sorted on a series of conveyor belts at the Walker Cranberry Company.
Description: Close-up of conveyor belt showing the sorting of cranberries at the Walker Cranberry Company.
Description: Jean Nash, cranberry grower, posed next to a truck for the Biron Cranberry Company.
Description: Man posing with crates of newly harvested cranberries. The cranberries have not been cleaned as there is still plant debris in the crates.
Description: Bee hives near the Bennett cranberry marshes.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: African American cranberry harvesters, possibly migrant workers posed with crates of cranberries.
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