Photographs of Wisconsin's heavy industrial manufacturing
Really Big Stuff
Wisconsin has a long history of making huge, one-of-a-kind industrial machinery. Between the Civil War and the Great Depression, Wisconsin became a center of industry, producing everything from turbines for dams, steam engines, cranes, and mining draglines.
Industrialization and Urbanization|
The Rise of Skilled Manufacturing
|Pub Data: ||Wisconsin Stories. Wisconsin Public Television.
|Citation: ||"Really Big Stuff." Wisconsin Stories. Wisconsin Public Television;
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