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Description: Box of harvested cranberries at a drying rack.
Description: Two workmen stack crates of cranberries in an open air drying shed. The original caption which was supplied by the Agriculture Department noted that Wiscon...
Description: Group portrait of the Spooner High School basketball team, the Railroaders.
Description: View of Shell Lake before a fire on December 3, 1889 which swept Main Street and destroyed more than twenty business places.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of frame church in a pastoral landscape.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of Shell Lake.
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...
Description: Newly cleared cranberry marshes. In the center a man stands near a man-made irrigation ditch. To the left and right of the ditch are large piles of roots a...
Description: Hand-colored image of two men loading cranberries in crates into an open air drying shed shortly after harvest.
Description: Men inside an open doorway of a farm building stand on a platform loading cranberries into a cleaning machine shortly after harvest.
Description: Full crate of Wisconsin cranberries.
Description: View of a cranberry marsh and warehouse in Washburn County. In the foreground of the photo is a warehouse for the storage of harvested cranberries.
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: View of a main street in Shell Lake with a hardware store and post office visible on the left and people standing along the sidewalks.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: As part of a Wisconsin unemployment project, workmen dig a sewer trench by hand for the city of Spooner.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a grade school.
Description: Community Fair of the Bashaw Valley Farmers Club. E.L. Lutcher, head of the farmers institutes program of the agricultural extension, described the area a...
Description: Construction of a new drainage and water supply line for a cranberry marsh. Two men stand on the right near the water.
Description: Fisherman cooking on campfire at the edge of a river.
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...
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