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Description: A man wearing waders walks knee-deep through water and floating cranberries as he pulls a boom used for confining the cranberries so they can be harvested.
Description: Group of six men posed for an informal portrait. One smokes a cigarette and has a pet squirrel on his shoulder. Another man holds a small U.S. flag. Barrac...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Court Street in Sparta.
Description: View down a dirt commercial street in Leon.
Description: A man wearing waders walks knee-deep through floating cranberries. The wooden boards floating in the water are booms to contain the cranberries for harvest...
Description: Exterior of the first district public school, erected in 1916. There is a hand-pump for water in the yard in front of the building.
Description: A man loads a milk can into a McCormick-Deering milk cooler at the State Public School for Dependent and Neglected Children.
Description: Elevated view of Evangelical United Brethren church in the vicinity of Highway T.
Description: An automotive garage with a Ford logo sign affixed to the roof.
Description: View down road towards a group of men posing on the porch of Young's general store.
Description: View down railroad tracks and across road towards the depot. A sign posted at the crossing says: Look Out for the Cars." A man with a small child is standi...
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior of the home of A.A. Dumez.
Description: Tomah Indian School with boys standing in front of the entrance sign.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Farm fields and houses in Oil City.
Description: Water pouring through a dam into a reservoir. Two workers are on top of a platform over the dam.
Description: Gardens and flower patches at the Glenwood Park. There is a large building in the background.
Description: View of Main Street from its intersection with Oak Street. On the left corner is a bank and two drug stores. On the right are two restaurants and a shoe sh...
Description: Exterior of city hall. The brick building features two sets of double doors, a bell tower, and a tall chimney.
Description: A one-story wood frame school with a lightning rod or flagpole on the bell tower. A hand water pump is near the front entrance, and a tire swing is wrapped...
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Front view of train emerging from a tunnel. A hand-drawn border features two male figures running away from the train and reads, "The monster pursues."
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