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Description: Wooden forms are in place for construction of the walls of the lock at the Prairie du Sac dam. The newly constructed power house is on the left.
Description: Men with shovels work downstream from the east abutment, while others look on.
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: Men work on the concrete chutes and elevated trestle. Iron reinforcing bars protrude from the forms.
Description: Work progresses on the wooden concrete forms at the east side of the river. The steam-powered pile drivers are also visible.
Description: Five men, two well-dressed, pose on electric rail cars during construction of the dam.
Description: High water on the Wisconsin River has submerged the coffer dam and trestle. Two pile drivers remain in place. Log pilings are floating near the western sh...
Description: Mr. Kleinlein poses outdoors with a photograph in his hand. There is a large building on a hill in the background.
Description: Workmen use a crane to erect the gate guides for the power house.
Description: Workmen pose on and in front of the steel draft tubes. The gate guides are visible on the right.
Description: Men working from the elevated road on the east end of the power dam, constructing shots (chutes) for the concrete.
Description: Progress on the power house construction, with the east portion of the wall complete, and men working on forms for the rest of the wall.
Description: Workmen pose outside the dining hall before dinner.
Description: Workmen on a barge use a pulley to raise sheet steel pilings which were damaged by high water in October, 1911.
Description: An overview of the progress of construction within the coffer dam shows the gate guides and draft tubes in place. Concrete forms and chutes, as well as ti...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Salem Church of the Evanglical Association of North America. The original church was built in 1851 in the township of Honey Creek. This church is the third...
Description: A view through the runway (tunnel) cast into the concrete structure of the power dam at Prairie du Sac.
Description: James Kirchstein, Wisconsin's Very Live Radio (WVLR) station chief engineer and originator, inside his recording company, Sara Sound Productions, Inc. WVL...
Description: Interior view of the power house with the Allis-Chalmers generators installed.
Description: Completed east portion of the first story of the generator room of the power house. Forms are in place at the west end.
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