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Date: 1954 

Description: Officials of the Consoweld Company (formerly the Plastics Division of Consolidated Paper Company) make a final inspection of the equipment in the new plast...

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: This blue line print map is oriented with the north to the left and shows buildings with dimensions, utilities, and proposed buildings. The Flambeau River...

Date: 1948-08-18 

Description: Store window of H.S. Manchester Inc., 2 East Mifflin Street, featuring Crane stationery. Sign says "The Here's How of Crane fine stationery". Photographs i...

Photograph

Plastic Housing

Date: 1945-02-20 

Description: Interior of a modular home developed by the Plastics Division of the Consolidated Paper Company. The project was developed in anticipation of the need for...

Photograph

Wartime Worker

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Employee of the Consolidated Paper Company, probably its Plastics Division during World War II.

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of the Western States Envelope Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, "Makers of Guaranteed Sure Stick Envelopes," with an elevated, three-quarter vie...

Photograph

Pulpwood

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: View from river of a machine/crane moving bundles of pulpwood to be made into paper.

Photograph

Plastic House

Date: 1945-02-20 

Description: Exterior view of a modular home under construction in Wisconsin Rapids. The house was a project developed by the Plastics Division of Consolidated Paper C...

Date: 1931-04-22 

Description: Interior of Feldman Paper Box Company printing department, 21-33 N. Charter Street, with three men at the machines.

Photograph

Factory Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: Scene in a factory of the Consolidated Papers Company.

Photograph

C.W.P. Company

Date: 1927 

Description: View across lower section of dam at Cornell Wood Products Company. In the background are factory buildings, a tall smokestack, and a water tower.

Date: 1944-06-14 

Description: Employees of the Plastics Division of the Consolidated Paper Company demonstrating routers, drill presses, and other equipment used in the fabrication of t...

Date: 1946-03-08 

Description: Employees of the Plastics Division of Consolidated Paper Company shingle a roof in a factory. The roof was then taken to the building site for final assem...

Date: 1945-02-01 

Description: Leonard Smith, a blind employee, working at Forsberg Box Company.

Historical Essay

1960s Paper Dress

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Paper dress made by Scott Paper Co., 1966-1967. (Museum object #1969.184.13)

Date:  date unknown

Description: Storage area and hydraulic lift of a Consolidated Papers company factory, probably the company's plastics subsidiary Consoweld.

Date: 1944-06-14 

Description: View of the floor of a Consolidated Papers Company factory, probably its Plastics Division in Wisconsin Rapids.

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of A. Whittemore & Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, bookseller, stationer, and manufacturer of blank books of various types. In the center is a...

Photograph

Consoweld Exhibit

Date: 1945-06-30 

Description: Exhibit developed by the Plastics Division of Consolidated Papers, Inc., of Wisconsin Rapids, concerning the manufacture of a paper-based plastic, consowel...

Date: 1944-03-03 

Description: Ken Nelson, an employee of the Plastics Division of Consolidated Papers Company of Wisconsin Rapids, monitors the performance of the #1 Treater. The machi...

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