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Photograph

Church and Trees

Date: 1961-09-19 ca.

Description: View from road of All Saint's Church behind a group of trees. The front entrance is on the right, with a signboard nearby listing times of the masses and c...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Colorized view of Front and Center Streets busy with people and a horse-drawn carriage, with a storefront's facade lining both streets.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Newell Jasperson of the Whittlesey Cranberry Company with machinery used in cranberry fields. There is snow on the ground, and behind him is a parked autom...

Photograph

A Park in Winter

Date: 1989-11-29 

Description: Panoramic view of Riverside Park during the winter.

Photograph

Rog's Superette

Date: 1967-11-12 

Description: Rog's Superette, a small grocery store located on Main Street (STH 13) in Wisconsin Rapids.

Photograph

Vesper, Wisconsin

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: View of Vesper, featuring various buildings.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the First National Bank, built in 1919. Men stand outside the building, one drinking from a fountain. A man stands across the street near the...

Date: 1988-02-02 

Description: Two Wisconsin Central Railroad locomotives near the Consolidated Papers pulpmill at Wisconsin Rapids. Snow is on the ground, and heavy smoke is coming out...

Photograph

Old Gas Station

Date: 1989-01-20 

Description: Centennial Tire Company, located in a historic gas station on USH 10.

Date: 1954 

Description: Jean Nash, cranberry grower, posed next to a truck for the Biron Cranberry Company.

Photograph

Wisconsin Highway

Date: 1972-10-10 

Description: Panoramic view of the intersection of CTH Z and STH 13 near Wisconsin Rapids. A billboard to the left advertises the Ridges Inn and Country Club; on the r...

Photograph

View

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Cyanotype view of horse-drawn carriages and multiple buildings along a road in Vesper.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Front view of the Wood County Courthouse, built in 1866 by Lyman Howe and John Rablin. The brick building features an arched entrance, and automobiles are...

Photograph

Business Section

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the business section featuring jewelry, shoe, and drug stores and other storefronts. Women and men walk down the sidewalk near cars parked on the...

Date: 1936-08 

Description: A plane flies low over a cranberry marsh to dust for leaf-hoppers.

Map or Atlas

Wood County, Wisconsin

Date: 1910 

Description: This early 20th century map of Wood County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, roads and railroads, and st...

Date: 1888 ca.

Description: A logging crew of the Upham Lumber Company, together with the company's locomotive, "Old Vanderbilt," formerly the Wisconsin Central Railroad's Engine No #...

Photograph

City Hall

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the city hall, a brick building built in 1817. A man and young boy stand in the main doorway of the building. An automobile can be seen near...

Photograph

Tri City Airport

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: 1997-11-21 

Description: Two young men package cranberries into Ocean Spray bags at the Walker Cranberry Company. The bags can be seen moving on conveyor belts.

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