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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Old Canfield Hop House, exterior of building.
Description: Exterior view from street of former home of historian and writer H. E. Cole, located at 908 Ash Street.
Description: Interior view of the recreation room in the house of Harold Baumgartner at 240 South Oak Street, featuring pine paneling on the walls, a brick fireplace an...
Description: View down side of railroad tracks towards the Spring Green depot, with a locomotive just pulling in. A group of passengers are standing on the platform. In...
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: A group of bricklayers posing with the tools of their trade in front of an unfinished brick wall at the Prairie du Sac dam site. Note the wooden form for a...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Cleopatra's Needle with Devil's Lake in the background.
Description: A view of brick-paved Fourth Avenue, with the Al. Ringling Theatre on the left. The theater, which has an ornate terra cotta facade, advertises its air-con...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Full-length portrait of a young woman sitting on a half wall inside the photographer's studio. She is wearing a fashionable dress with a ribbon belt, dark...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Loganville Road in Sauk County taken by the Wisconsin Good Roads Association. The photograph was meant to create a contrast between the new improved road...
Date: 1924 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the Prairie du Sac hydroelectric plant and the surrounding landscape of the Wisconsin River.
Description: Aldo Leopold inspecting white pine, on Wisconsin River farm, a weekend retreat for the Professor of Wildlife Management at UW-Madison.
Description: View across yard towards Gustave and Ana (Bielke) Ott's farmhouse, built on a slope. There are trees in the background and shrubs surround the house.
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.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Photographer's jewelry store and clock repair shop with a watch-shaped sign in front. In the window are a clock, jewelry box, and a rack with paper goods,...
Description: Visitors to the Sauk County Fair walk by sideshow attractions and concession stands while others stand and converse. The "Grand Electric Palace," a "$10,0...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A worker stands at the controls of a generator, most likely in the temporary power house at the Prairie du Sac dam site. The steam driven generator produc...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: A view from a bluff on Tower HIll overlooking the Wisconsin River.
Description: The photographer doffs his hat and smiles at the camera. He is wearing a long coat and gloves, and carries a cane.
Description: Bernard Arms (left) holds Lewis Arms's favorite horse Apache, upon whom Rita Arms (Witter) is seated. Behind them LuRay Arms sits on another horse holding...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A shepherd with a crook watches his flock in a wooded area beside a pond. His sheep dog rests beside him.
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