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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.

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Dixon Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Dixon Hotel, featuring an overhang supported by groups of Ionic columns. Pedestrians walk along the sidewalk around the hotel. Signs around t...

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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...

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Dixon Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Dixon Hotel featuring an overhang supported by groups of Ionic columns. Pedestrians walk along the sidewalk around the hotel, and a child stand...

Date: 1997-11-21 

Description: Many women sort cranberries on conveyor belts at the Walker Cranberry Company. All are wearing jackets and many wear hairnets.

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...

Date: 1989-01-20 

Description: Exterior of grain elevator.

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Railroad Station

Date:  date unknown

Description: A girl stands on the steps of the front entrance of a railroad station. Cars labeled, Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railroad, a Class I railroad that b...

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Rocky Creek Bridge

Date: 1982-12-14 

Description: View from the southwest looking toward an old bridge over Rocky Creek, in the Town of Wood, Wood County. A farm is visible in the distance.

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Cranberry Harvest

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men working in field during Wisconsin cranberry harvest. Crates are stacked up throughout the field.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across road of two-story brick building with a small awning over the front. Located on the corner of a dirt road. The awning has "General Merchandis...

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.

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...

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: A panoramic view of the east bank of the Wisconsin River from the Green Bay & Western Railway bridge to the wagon bridge.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two-story building from across a dirt road, with a small building behind it on the right. Some goods are stacked along the exterior wall near an exterior c...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a bridge over the Wisconsin River leading to a city street.

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 #...

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Wood County Highway

Date:  

Description: Panoramic view of State Highway 13 in Wood County from an unidentified intersecting local road.

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Commercial Building

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two-story wood frame building with an awning over the front right entrance. Smaller buildings are on the right along the dirt road.

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Cranberry Dusting

Date: 1936-08 

Description: Airplane owned by the Agricultural Dusting Service of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, dusting a cranberry marsh in Wood County for leaf hoppers. The photographer...

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