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Rocky Creek Bridge

Date: 1982-12-14 

Description: View from the southwest looking toward an old bridge over Rocky Creek, in the Town of Wood, Wood County. A farm is visible in the distance.

Photograph

Cranberry Dusting

Date: 1936-08 

Description: Airplane owned by the Agricultural Dusting Service of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, dusting a cranberry marsh in Wood County for leaf hoppers. The photographer...

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of Spafford, Cole & Lipke of Grand Rapids, Wisconsin, general merchandise dealers, with a front view of its two side-by-side buildings; the stor...

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: Farmer examining cranberry plant near an irrigation ditch.

Date: 1988-02-02 

Description: Two Wisconsin Central Railroad locomotives near the Consolidated Papers pulpmill at Wisconsin Rapids. Snow is on the ground, and heavy smoke is coming out...

Photograph

Park

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a park featuring a residential-type shelter. Lampposts and benches stand on the lawn.

Date: 1944-02-04 

Description: Interior view of the factory of the Plastics Division of the Consolidated Paper Company during World War II.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Consolidated Paper Company Offices standing on the bank of the Wisconsin River. The Consolidated Paper Company formed in 1894.

Photograph

Modular Housing

Date: 1946-03-11 

Description: A truck arrives at a construction site in Wisconsin Rapids loaded with walls for a factory-built house. The house was the product of the Plastics Division...

Photograph

Downtown Businesses

Date: 1925 

Description: View of cars parked outside of several downtown businesses. Pictured from the left are a bank, Liese Drugstore, the Wright Bakery, two unidentified awnings...

Date: 1922-09-21 

Description: Elevated view of the J.J. Emmerich Cranberry Company showing the bog in the background with the Ho-Chunk (Winnebago) Indian cranberry pickers' camp at the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The home of Governor William Upham.

Date: 1898 

Description: Men from Wisconsin Rapids who bore arms against Spain in the Spanish-American War. From left to right in front of a painted backdrop are Charles N. Laramie...

Date: 1944-02-04 

Description: Two employees, Bob Schutz and Louis Timmerman, watch as rolls of stock are cut five sheets at a time. This procedure was necessary to insure uniformity of...

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.

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.

Date: 1946-03-11 

Description: Concrete block basement for a factory-built house in Wisconsin Rapids. The house was a product of the Plastics Division of Consolidated Paper, and it was...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: An elevated view of town.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A horse and carriage and pedestrians cross Grand Avenue Bridge, built in 1922. Smokestacks and other buildings are visible behind it.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Grand Avenue Bridge, built in 1922. The Commercial Hotel stands on the right bank; it began operation in 1881.

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