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Description: Full crate of Wisconsin cranberries.
Description: Two workmen stack crates of cranberries in an open air drying shed. The original caption which was supplied by the Agriculture Department noted that Wiscon...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View of Spooner Lake from Jones Cottages.
Description: Ice skaters posing in a row on a frozen lake (possibly Big Chetac Lake). On the far right is Thomas Oliver Mattis and next to him is (probably) George Matt...
Description: View of the State Fish Hatchery with a boat in the foreground.
Description: Hand-colored image of two men loading cranberries in crates into an open air drying shed shortly after harvest.
Description: Fisherman cooking on campfire at the edge of a river.
Description: Three men, in waders, harvesting cranberries by hand with cranberry rakes. In the background other harvesting teams are visible, as well as crates of harve...
Description: Box of harvested cranberries at a drying rack.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of frame church in a pastoral landscape.
Description: Community Fair of the Bashaw Valley Farmers Club. E.L. Lutcher, head of the farmers institutes program of the agricultural extension, described the area a...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of a main street in Shell Lake with a hardware store and post office visible on the left and people standing along the sidewalks.
Description: Elevated view of a railroad station and yards.
Description: Construction of a new drainage and water supply line for a cranberry marsh. Two men stand on the right near the water.
Description: Exterior view of a high school with multiple figures seated and standing on the lawn in front of it.
Description: At a small sawmill near Shell Lake, farmers shovel sawdust which will be mixed with a whey product and applied to fields for grasshopper eradication during...
Description: View of a street scene, with the Spooner State Bank in the foreground and the William Busch Meat Market and a confectionary further down the street.
Date: 1941 ca.
Description: Indian Head Sandwich Shop, filling station, and rest rooms.
Description: Group portrait of the Spooner High School basketball team, the Railroaders.
Description: Exterior view of the Shell Lake Roller Milling Company with a man seated on a horse-drawn wagon outside its entrance.
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