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Date: 1899 

Description: Women's basketball team poses for a group portrait.

Photograph

Cranberry Harvester

Date:  

Description: Cranberry harvesting machine on the property of the Wisconsin Cranberry Sales Company in Wisconsin Rapids.

Postcard

Street Scene

Date: 1911-09-12 

Description: Street view of two-story residential houses and buildings. A horse-drawn wagon sitting outside a store is visible on the far right.

Photograph

Tri City Airport

Date: 1928 after

Description: The Tri City Airport which served Wisconsin Rapids, Port Edwards, and Nekoosa, was organized in 1928 after the Nekoosa-Edwards Paper Company decided to pur...

Photograph

Flood Damage

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: View of flood damage, showing wrecked buildings along the Wisconsin River waterfront.

Date: 1944-06-15 

Description: Paper manufacturing equipment of the Consolidated Paper Company.

Photograph

Blum Box Company

Date: 1961-09-19 

Description: Old building and equipment on the property of the Blum Box Company.

Date: 1944-06-14 

Description: Laboratory development of a paper-based plastic laminate product by the Plastics Division of Consolidated Paper, during World War II. The product was used...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Nekoosa-Edwards paper mill with river in foreground.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Consolidated Paper Company Offices and Mills, which formed in 1894. The buildings stand on the bank of the Wisconsin River.

Photograph

Cranberry Blossoms

Date: 1939-06 

Description: Cranberry plants in bloom at Cranmoor marsh.

Date: 1997-10-21 

Description: A woman wearing a jacket and hairnet sorts cranberries on a conveyor belt at the Walker Cranberry Company.

Photograph

Plastics Factory

Date: 1944-06-14 

Description: Factory of the Plastics Division of Consolidated Paper Company, showing several of the early laminate presses used for its World War II military production...

Photograph

A Park in Winter

Date: 1989-11-29 

Description: Panoramic view of Riverside Park during the winter.

Photograph

Grading Cranberries

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Machinery used for grading cranberries. As the berries move through the machine the are sorted by size and deposited on the appropriate conveyor belt for p...

Date: 1891-06-22 

Description: This 1891 manuscript map depicts Cranberry Creek and wetlands in part of the Town of Port Edwards, Wood County, Wisconsin. Elevations and falls in the cree...

Photograph

Cranberry Spraying

Date: 1940 after

Description: Boom spraying of cranberries, in the Wisconsin Rapids area and probably by members of the Asa Bennett family. This technique using a tractor was developed...

Photograph

War Work

Date: 1943-10-12 

Description: Earl Otto, an executive of the Plastics Division of Consolidated Paper, takes a turn during the machine gun test of the laminate plastic panels being devel...

Photograph

Cub Scout Party

Date:  date unknown

Description: Santa Claus handing out presents at a Christmas party for Wisconsin Rapids Cub Scouts.

Date:  

Description: Portrait of Mrs. Pask and Mrs. Filner, and three children.

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