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Description: Construction of a new drainage and water supply line for a cranberry marsh. Two men stand on the right near the water.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Shell Lake Roller Milling Company with a man seated on a horse-drawn wagon outside its entrance.
Description: A man driving a tractor is parked in front of a barn. The trailer on the back of the tractor is used for hauling crates of cranberries in from the fields d...
Date: 1941 ca.
Description: Indian Head Sandwich Shop, filling station, and rest rooms.
Description: View of a street scene, with the Spooner State Bank in the foreground and the William Busch Meat Market and a confectionary further down the street.
Description: Ice skaters posing in a row on a frozen lake (possibly Big Chetac Lake). On the far right is Thomas Oliver Mattis and next to him is (probably) George Matt...
Description: Group portrait of the Spooner High School basketball team, the Railroaders.
Description: Three men, in waders, harvesting cranberries by hand with cranberry rakes. In the background other harvesting teams are visible, as well as crates of harve...
Description: Elevated view of a railroad station and yards.
Description: Exterior view of a high school with multiple figures seated and standing on the lawn in front of it.
Description: Men inside an open doorway of a farm building stand on a platform loading cranberries into a cleaning machine shortly after harvest.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: View of Shell Lake looking northwest.
Description: View of a residential street.
Description: Portrait of seven members of Shriners youth groups in formal dress; the boys were in the De Molay club and the girls were in the Rainbow Girls club. Some...
Description: Man working at cranberry cleaning machine. On both sides of the machine are stacks of crates used for storing cranberries. Under the machine is the plant d...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View of Spooner Lake from Jones Cottages.
Description: Full crate of Wisconsin cranberries.
Description: Fisherman cooking on campfire at the edge of a river.
Description: View of Shell Lake.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Omaha Depot.
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