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Description: Bird's-eye map of Prairie du Sac.
Date: 1926 ca.
Description: A copy of a duo-tone print of the exterior of a three-story wooden classical revival building identified as the Empire House.
Description: A view, looking east, of the power house, lock, and dam on the Wisconsin River.
Description: Workers pose with roof trusses on the power house, 85 feet above the water level at the Prairie du Sac Dam. Note the brickwork in progress.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Looking across water and through the locks to a shoreline with a large hill in the background. A building is on the left, a wall and pilings are in the wat...
Description: Office force and foremen pose in front of the south side of the power house at the Prairie du Sac dam.
Description: Station manager Ron Nicols and an International Scout truck with plow outside Wisconsin's Very Live Radio station headquarters. WVLR shared quarters with C...
Description: Completed power house and dam, looking east at the north, or upstream, side of the structure. On the far shore, the site of the gravel quarry is apparent...
Description: Workmen pour concrete from the elevated railroad into forms below.
Description: Men with shovels work downstream from the east abutment, while others look on.
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: Steam powered pile drivers at work on the coffer dam.
Description: Interior view of the power house with the Allis-Chalmers generators installed.
Description: Workers attempt to secure the trestle against high water on the Wisconsin River during construction of the power dam.
Description: Workmen stand on damaged and partly submerged railroad track on the west shore of the Wisconsin River.
Description: Workers pose by a piling coated with sand suspended from a crane.
Description: Workmen use a crane to erect the gate guides for the power house.
Description: A view of the south, or downstream, side of the power house at the Prairie du Sac dam. A man stands on pilings near the bank; the railroad extension is in...
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: A steam-powered centrifugal sand pump at work on the Wisconsin River during the construction of the power dam. Pilings of the coffer dam are visible in th...
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