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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: 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...

Date: 1967 

Description: Pedestrians walking on the sidewalk along State Highway 21 & 73 in Wautoma. Parked automobiles and parking meters are also visible.

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

Tastee-Freez

Date: 1967 

Description: On State Hightway 73 & 21, a two-story federal style building stands next to a Tastee-freeze that is for sale.

Photograph

Ruth Lindner

Date: 1924 

Description: Ruth Lindner and her doll buggy.

Photograph

Bar Row

Date: 1967 

Description: A row of three storefronts along State Highway 21 & 73 in Wautoma, Wisconsin. One store front is clearly a bar; a second, whose original front has been gr...

Photograph

Lindner Sisters

Date: 1924 ca.

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

Date: 1966 

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...

Date: 1969 

Description: A boy wearing a white short-sleeved t-shirt and dark pants is barefoot and standing to the left of a communal shower hut for migrant farm workers in a Waut...

Photograph

Otto Lindner Home

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Otto Lindner home with (left to right), unidentified woman, Otto and Grace Lindner standing in front of hammock.

Photograph

Fire Department

Date: 1967 

Description: The Wautoma Fire Station.

Photograph

Barber Shop

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Interior of barber shop with barber and customer. Possibly Coloma, Wisconsin.

Date: 1969 

Description: The interior of a floorless tin communal shower hut with shower heads and sinks for migrant farm workers in a labor camp. This photograph is a part of...

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...

Photograph

Coldwater Hatchery

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: People relax on a bench on the front porch of the long, two-story stucco coldwater hatchery building on the grounds of the Fish Hatchery at Wild Rose. Ther...

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Mr. and Mrs. Jerome J. Moore outdoors at their home next to the Wisconsin Central Railroad tracks. Mr. Moore has a pipe in his mouth and is walking on crut...

Date: 1966-08-15 

Description: Father Michael Garrigan in the background wearing a white robe and glasses holding 8 a.m. mass at St. Joseph's Church with 30 marchers before a Obreros Uni...

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1967 

Description: A Wautoma, Wisconsin neighborhood. On both sides of the street in both the foreground and middle distance are service stations, beyond them is a residenti...

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