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Photographs of Wisconsin workers and factories, 1900-1909

Photographs of Wisconsin workers and factories, 1900-1909


The widespread use of electrical power, an influx of new immigrant labor, and the growth of an educated managerial and engineering elite transformed how work was accomplished in the opening decades of the 20th century. The photographs linked below show the interiors of several Wisconsin manufacturing concerns at the time this change was taking place.

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Related Topics: Industrialization and Urbanization
The Rise of Skilled Manufacturing
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Citation: Consult the bibliographic data provided for each individual photograph and conclude your citation with the phrase, " Online facsimile at:  http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/turningpoints/search.asp?id=842; Visited on: 4/19/2014
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