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Description: Newly construced kitchen and dining rooms at the construction camp for the dam on the Wisconsin River. The kitchen building has three ventilators on the r...
Description: Construction workers pose during construction of the main office at the Wisconsin River dam site.
Description: Workers use a rail car mounted crane to load pilings onto a barge. Bluffs are visible in the distance.
Description: Workmen use a crane to erect the gate guides for the power house.
Description: Workmen on a barge use a pulley to raise sheet steel pilings which were damaged by high water in October, 1911.
Description: Workmen pose during erection of the draft tubes for the power house at the Prairie du Sac dam.
Description: Workers attempt to secure the trestle against high water on the Wisconsin River during construction of the power dam.
Date: 1936 after
Description: Elevated view of the power dam on the Wisconsin River at Prairie du Sac.
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: A view, looking east, of the wreckage of the high trestle caused by flooding and ice. The concrete plant is visible on the far bank.
Description: View within the coffer dam showing four steel draft tubes; wooden supports are visible inside one of the tubes.
Description: The office force and foremen pose before the south facade of the power house at the Prairie du Sac dam.
Description: Workmen on temporary walkways among reinforcing bars on the roof of the power house.
Description: Men working from the elevated road on the east end of the power dam, constructing shots (chutes) for the concrete.
Description: James Kirchstein, Wisconsin's Very Live Radio (WVLR) station chief engineer and originator, inside his recording company, Sara Sound Productions, Inc. WVL...
Description: Rising waters of the Wisconsin River at the construction site. This view shows the coffer dam, pile drivers, and narrow gauge railroad. Note the partiall...
Description: Five men, two well-dressed, pose on electric rail cars during construction of the dam.
Description: Forms have been removed, revealing the newly poured buttresses and apron. A man is pushing a cart on the elevated road.
Description: Workmen pose on and in front of the steel draft tubes. The gate guides are visible on the right.
Description: View down middle of street, showing the central business district. A drug store, restaurant and hotel are on the left. A garage, bank, bathhouse, bowling a...
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