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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...
Description: View of businesses in the Main Street area of Wautoma. Some storefronts featured are, on the right, Ellickson Agency, Sunny Side Food Store, a bar, a mens'...
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...
Description: Notice of farm auction sale for farm and personal property of Ed Gein. The farmhouse was destroyed by fire before the auction took place.
Description: Pedestrians walking on the sidewalk along State Highway 21 & 73 in Wautoma. Parked automobiles and parking meters are also visible.
Description: Marchers of Obreros Unidos (United Workers) leaving Wautoma and walking towards Madison along Highway 21 to petition lawmakers to hold farms and food indus...
Description: Hand-colored stereoview of Mattie Sprague Attoe Du Mond and her daughter, Maudie, near the fish pond on John O. Evan's farm. Mattie holds a rifle; Maudie s...
Description: Floyd Everett drives a tractor as Franklin Kempf plants Norway Pine seedlings using a tree planting trailer hitched to the back of the tractor.
Date: date unknown
Description: Hand tinted aerial photograph of the Apps Farm in the Wild Rose vicinity.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Brick school building.
Description: Migrant farm workers testify at the Wisconsin Employment Relations Commission (WERC) hearing after a strike in Bancroft. Seated on the left is Obreros Unid...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Two unidentified women pose near platform swing at the Otto Lindner house.
Description: A family from Texas temporarily settles in Waushara County. Their white truck is parked in front of a grassy area and wooden house. The father is standing...
Description: Mrs. Matias Perez and her daughter empty buckets of cucumbers picked into burlap bags.
Description: On State Hightway 73 & 21, a two-story federal style building stands next to a Tastee-freeze that is for sale.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Otto Lindner standing in front of a rooming house.
Description: Buildings along an unpaved road served as a camp for migrant farm workers working for the Green Bay Food Company.
In 1946, more than 4,000 farmworkers fr...
Description: Interior of mercantile store with staff behind counters.
Description: Hand-colored stereoview of Mattie Sprague Attoe Du Mond sitting on a rail fence and holding a .22 rifle near the fish pond off Pine River on John O. Evans'...
Description: Exteior of the Otto Lindner farm, with family on porch.
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