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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...
Description: Panoramic view of Riverside Park during the winter.
Description: Rog's Superette, a small grocery store located on Main Street (STH 13) in Wisconsin Rapids.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: View of Vesper, featuring various buildings.
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...
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...
Description: Centennial Tire Company, located in a historic gas station on USH 10.
Description: Jean Nash, cranberry grower, posed next to a truck for the Biron Cranberry Company.
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...
Description: Cyanotype view of horse-drawn carriages and multiple buildings along a road in Vesper.
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...
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...
Description: A plane flies low over a cranberry marsh to dust for leaf-hoppers.
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 #...
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...
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.
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