in Wisconsin History
Photographs of cranberry harvesting, 1895-1977.
Cranberry harvesting photographs from Wisconsin Historical Images.
These photographs give a brief history of cranberry harvesting techniques. The earliest depict groups of Ho-Chunk workers gathering berries by hand; the mid-twentieth century images show hand-held labor-saving devices, and the latest depict industrial scale machinery. Click any thumbnail to see a larger image and more information about it.
Mining, Logging, and Agriculture|
Farming and Rural Life
|Pub Data:||Original photographs in the visual materials collection of the Wisconsin Historical Society Archives.|
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