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Otto Lindner Home

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Two unidentified women pose near platform swing at the Otto Lindner house.

Date: 1966 

Description: A sign stapled to a tree on a labor camp that says "No trespassing/Visitors will be prosecuted under Section 943.13, Wis. State." This sign was typically u...

Photograph

Crystal Ball

Date: 1966 

Description: "On Groundhog Day, Andrew J. Mueller went out early with his camera and set up a crystal ball to aid the groundhog in his predictions. He set up the camera...

Date: 1966 

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...

Book or Pamphlet

El Nina Rancho Advertisement

Date:  date unknown

Description: An advertisement for El Nina Rancho, "a bit of old Mexico transplanted in beautiful Waushara County." The ad includes a photograph of people in riding clot...

Photograph

Lindner Sisters

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: Interior portrait of the three Lindner sisters, Helen (later Griffin), Ruth (later Rowland), and Janet (later Race).

Photograph

Austin Creek Mill

Date: 1973-04 

Description: View of Austin Creek mill race as it enters the sawmill building.

Photograph

Engine on Turntable

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Railroad engine on turntable at railroad yard. Possibly in Adams, Wisconsin.

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...

Date: 1967 

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

Photograph

Potato Harvest

Date: 1918 

Description: Group of seven people seated in a field and eating raw potatoes. The family dog is also present.

Date: 1969 

Description: Four young men sitting in front of a grocery store. The young man on the left is sitting beside a crate of corn, wearing sunglasses and holding a bag of gr...

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Description: Letterhead of the Waushara County Clerk's office, with a three-quarter view of the county courthouse, a fence in front of the building, and a partial frame...

Date: 1969 

Description: A migrant worker family stands in front of a parked vehicle and a cabin that serves as temporary housing in a Wautoma labor camp. Some of the children are...

Photograph

Lindner Home

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Interior of the Otto Lindner home with Otto and Grace George Lindner.

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.

Photograph

Clark Station

Date: 1967 

Description: The Clark Oil Company station at the corner of State Highway 73 & 21 and Baxter Avenue.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Andrew Dahl's children, Lars, Theodor, and Bertha.

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Otto Lindner posing for portrait with church school class.

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: This map shows water mains, valves, hydrants, crosses, tees, and elevated tanks. The back of the map reads: "Notice of public hearing from T.H. Schuette, v...

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