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Cranberry Harvest

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men working in field during Wisconsin cranberry harvest. Crates are stacked up throughout the field.

Date: 1934-04 

Description: A flooded cranberry bog. In this case the bog was flooded in the spring in order to kill insects.

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Dairy Days

Date: 1990-06 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey from Wausau and State Senator David Helbach from Stevens Point serving scrambled eggs at Marshfield Dairy Days.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Riew view of Governor William Upham's home.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: From left to right: W.A. Riordan, John Buck, Leo Sorenson, Jean Nash and Del Hammond. Miss Nash, the owner of the cranberry marsh, escorts representatives...

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: 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: 1950 ca.

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

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Loftus & Earl

Date: 1990 

Description: Former Governor Anthony Earl and Assemblyman Thomas Loftus chat at a gathering of statewide Democratic leaders that honored Marlin Schneider. President Cli...

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...

Date: 1985 

Description: Prominent Wisconsin Democrat and cranberry grower Philleo Nash holding a large handful of freshly harvested cranberries.

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: The Nekoosa-Edwards Paper company. Established about 1896 by John Edwards.

Date: 1944-04-22 

Description: Employee of the Plastics Division of Consolidated Papers Company of Wisconsin Rapids contemplates a die for fabricating tapered paper-based plastic laminat...

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Operational Meeting

Date: 1950-01-31 

Description: In this large indoor group portrait, C.L. (Neal) Harrington is in the second row, second from the right. The men are attending an operational meeting for t...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Mills in Wisconsin Rapids.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Semi-panoramic view of the Nekoosa Paper Company plant on the Wisconsin River.

Date: 1986-10-26 

Description: Green Elm Road Bridge over the east fork of Hemlock Creek, showing the rocks used to prevent erosion.

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Tri City Airport

Date: 1928 after

Description: The Tri City Airport which served Wisconsin Rapids, Port Edwards, and Nekoosa, was organized in 1928 after the Nekoosa-Edwards Paper Company decided to pur...

Date: 1946-03-08 

Description: Employees of the Plastics Division of Consolidated Paper Company shingle a roof in a factory. The roof was then taken to the building site for final assem...

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: Man posing with crates of newly harvested cranberries. The cranberries have not been cleaned as there is still plant debris in the crates.

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