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Date: 1961-11-11 ca.
Description: View through patch of dense tree growth towards a Wisconsin River riverbank.
Date: date unknown
Description: Colorized postcard of the rock formation called the Devil's Doorway in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees can be seen to the right and below. The lake, bluffs...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: View of two-seat lawn swings amid trees on a lawn. Cabins are along a hill in the background. There is an information center on the far left.
Description: Six men and women and two dogs sitting in the shade at the park. A carved bench is in the foreground, and in the background are houses or cabins.
Description: The Nofsinger family poses with their automobile, a Model T Ford.
Description: An information station advertising: free camping, with hot sandwiches and coffee, and tents and cots for sale. On a utility line pole, there are signs for...
Description: View of exterior of the Honeymoon Cottage in Effinger Park. It features a screened porch. There are two other cottages behind it.
Description: View down middle of street, showing the central business district, with a garage and livery on the left and a shoe store, hardware store and doctor's offic...
Description: A view of Devil's Lake with a cabin visible in the foreground.
Description: Exterior view of the ranch style house of Harold Baumgarten at 2405 South Oak Street. Photograph is taken from the side showing the dwelling's two-car gara...
Description: View looking out at beach scene at Devil's Lake. There are benches on the shore where vacationers observe the swimmers. Two wooden structures have ladders...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view across Devil's Lake from the West Bluff. Railroad tracks are seen along the base of the East Bluff.
Description: A shepherd with a crook watches his flock in a wooded area beside a pond. His sheep dog rests beside him.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: View acorss road of the home of Stephen Bell, which served as the last post office at King's Corners in the Town of Sumpter. Bell was the last postmaster h...
Description: Exterior view of buildings in Effinger Park. A dirt road leads up to the house where two cars are parked. There is a picnic table and a large tree in the f...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Man and woman seated on an overgrown hillside. The woman has ferns on her lap and is holding an umbrella. Inscribed on reverse of original mount: "B.D.L. a...
Description: Colorized postcard of the rock formation called the Devil's Doorway in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees can be seen below. The lake, bluffs, roads and buildi...
Date: 1960-05-29 ca.
Description: A young oak tree grows amid a lumber lot.
Description: Felix Ohrlien's gas station, at 105 Water Street, was built in 1944-45 and is still in use today, however it is now owned and operated by Dick Ambrose, who...
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