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Sinclair Station

Date: 1967 

Description: Sinclair station located on STH 21, 22 & 73 in Wautoma, Wisconsin.

Photograph

Northwestern Street

Date: 1967 

Description: Northwestern Street intersection in Wautoma, with the old railroad depot in the background and a parking lot in the foreground.

Photographer David Giffey Captures Details of Migrant Worker Life

Learn about migrant worker life in Wisconsin and Texas captured by Wisconsin-born photojournalist David Giffey.

Date: 1966-08-15 

Description: 30 marchers of Obreros Unidos (United Workers) march from Wautoma to Madison on Highway 21 to petition lawmakers to hold farms and food industry corporatio...

Photograph

Wedding Party

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Wedding party posed in front of the Edward Lindner home.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Side view of a truck and flatbed trailer transporting beehives at Henry's Honey Farm. The truck is parked on a road among an open fields lined by trees. Th...

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Description: Two men bundle a Norway Pine with twine using a home-made twine baler in a clearing. Two dogs stand between the men and a pile of bundled trees.

Date: 1967 

Description: On the right, Jesus Salas, leader of Obreros Unidos (United Workers), Wisconsin's migrant farm worker union. On the left, John Schmitt, president of the AF...

Date: 1966 

Description: Close-up portrait of a migrant farm worker listening to speeches at an Oberos Unidos (United Workers) pre-march rally at Waushara Courthouse. The march was...

Date: 1969 

Description: Wautoma Police Chief, Max Blader, in uniform, smiles while he eats grapes during a grape boycott picket.

El Jefe de PolicĂ­a de Wautoma come uvas du...

Date: 1908-11-20 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard of dramatic night fire, with ruins and figures in silhouette. Written on the photograph is "One A.M." and "Loss $50,000."

Date: 1968 

Description: Two men are riding on a cucumber harvesting machine called the "Pickle Harvester" as labeled on the center between two lights. The man on the right, wearin...

Photograph

Group Portrait

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Grace Lindner, Bertha and Arthur Christiansen.

Date: 1966 

Description: Jesus Salas, in a white shirt and standing in front of the microphone with his arm raised, addresses a rally at the top of the steps in front of Waushara C...

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Orlando Mathews home with family on front porch. Mathews was a Civil War veteran, later serving as county treasurer of Adams County.

Date: 1954 

Description: A job advertisement published in the "Waushara Argus" seeking men and women over the age of 16 to work at the Chicago Pickle Company. This photograph is...

Photograph

24th Lane Bridge

Date: 1988-08-02 

Description: Bridge over the Pine River.

Date: 1966 

Description: An Obreros Unidos (United Workers) member holding a sign, possibly like those in the background, that says "Juntarnos Para Ser Reconocidos/Hablar Para Ser...

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Winter scene with Andrew Dahl on a horse-drawn sleigh.

Date: 1967 

Description: Jesus Salas, center, is the leader of Obreros Unidos (United Workers), a Chicano migrant workers' rights group started in the 1960s for the improvement of...

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