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Date: 1987-02-15 

Description: A woman mail carrier pushes her cart with a full mailbag along a sidewalk edged by snowy lawns.

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

Women War Workers

Date: 1944-06-14 

Description: Women employees of the Plastics Division of Consolidated Paper Company performing an early layup operation, a part of the process whereby the company made...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the stone-walled headquarters building of the Water Regulatory Board located within a grove of trees. According to text included with the...

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

Lumber Camp Group

Date: 1881 ca.

Description: Archie Young and crew at Yellow River camp.

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

Business Section

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the business section featuring jewelry, shoe, and drug stores and other storefronts. Women and men walk down the sidewalk near cars parked on the...

Photograph

Potawatomi Family

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Potawatomi family standing in front of a log cabin.Elders identified the woman in the center as Mrs.Frank Young and the man on the right as community lead...

Date: 1944-06-14 

Description: Office building and factory of the Plastics Division of the Consolidated Paper Company.

Photograph

William Link

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Full-length portrait of William Link in full regalia outdoors at Skunk Hill.

Date: 1968-06-25 

Description: Transport gasoline station on 8th Street (STH 13) in Wisconsin Rapids, looking northeast. A sign advertises regular gasoline for sale for 33 cents per gal...

Photograph

Rocky Run Bridge

Date: 1981-06-06 

Description: Panoramic view of the north side of the old bridge over Rocky Run in the Town of Hiles, Wood County, Wisconsin.

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:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of workers during construction of a paper mill.

Map or Atlas

Wood County, Wisconsin

Date: 1910 

Description: This early 20th century map of Wood County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, roads and railroads, and st...

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: Bird's-eye map of Grand Rapids.

Photograph

Sorting Laminate

Date:  date unknown

Description: Bill Hardina and Tony Kissner, two employees of the Plastic Division of Consolidated Papers of Wisconsin Rapids, handling large sheets of the paper-based p...

Date: 1931-06 

Description: This map is a photocopy of a map that has been hand-colored and shows streets, the Wisconsin River, Mill Pond, and points of interest that include a school...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: African American cranberry harvesters, possibly migrant workers posed with crates of cranberries.

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