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Sorting Cranberries

Date: 1997-11-21 

Description: Close-up of conveyor belt showing the sorting of cranberries at the Walker Cranberry Company.

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Gliders for the War

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Close-up view of the construction of the glider floor manufactured by the Consolidated Paper Company as part of its war effort during World War II.

Date: 1944-02-04 

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

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: 2008 

Description: Located at 329 Front Street, this structure hosted its grand-opening celebration in 1931. The special was not discounted gasoline or oil but chicken and ba...

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Gliders for the War

Date: 1943-12-17 

Description: Alternate view of the glider being developed by the Plastics Division of Consolidated Paper Company of Wisconsin Rapids for the military.

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...

Date: 1997-10-21 

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

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: View down side of railroad tracks across road towards a group of people standing on the platform of the Rudolph depot, awaiting the arrival of Milwaukee Ro...

Date: 2008 

Description: Welcoming future customers to their new station, Carl Miller and Joe Walloch held a grand-opening in August 1940. The special: seven gallons of Pennant gas...

Date: 1997-10-21 

Description: A man dumps a box of cranberries into a bin at the Walker Cranberry Company.

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Central Avenue

Date:  date unknown

Description: Central Avenue.

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Kindell

Date: 1908 

Description: A main street view in Kindell.

Date: 1944-06-24 

Description: Strength test being performed by an employee of the Plastics Division of the Consolidated Paper Company. The company developed a number of laminated plast...

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Grand Avenue

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Grand Avenue. Automobiles park on either side of the avenue and drive down the street past traffic signs, stating, "Keep to the Right." On the...

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Potawatomi Family

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Potawatomi family standing in front of a log cabin.

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Wartime Worker

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Employee of the Consolidated Paper Company, probably its Plastics Division during World War II.

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War Worker

Date: 1944-04-04 

Description: Henry Schmidt, an employee of the Plastics Division of the Consolidated Paper Company, during World War II.

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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: 1998-05 

Description: As part of his support for education, Congressman David Obey visited many schools within his district. Here he observed elementary school students in Wisco...

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