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Date: date unknown
Description: Member of a local farmers band practicing the tuba in a barnyard.
Date: 1940 after
Description: An exterior view of August Derleth's home, "Place of Hawks", seen from the garden and partially obscured by trees. The house was built in 1940.
Date: 1946 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the city hall and library building with a car parked on the street in front of it.
Description: Sauk City is the oldest incorporated village in Wisconsin (incorporated in 1854) and also has the oldest organized volunteer fire department in the state,...
Description: The entrance to "Place of Hawks", the home of author August Derleth, built in 1940. The stone house is roofed with a kind of thatch.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a mill with several figures and horse-drawn vehicles located around it.
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Carl Bohnsack (left) and August Marquardt seated on a bench outside a jewelry store.
Description: View down center of Main Street. On the left is a soda shop/confectioner, with two women and a baby carriage on the sidewalk in front. Further down is a ch...
Description: Corner view from unpaved street of the State Bank. A meat market is next door on the left. Flyers on the power poles are for an upcoming fair. A metal and...
Date: 1962-07-01 ca.
Description: Conrad Breunig sits smoking on his back porch and smokes a pipe. A retired farmer, Mr. Breunig now builds models and small wagons in his shop.
Description: Exterior view of the Remington House, located on 2nd Street.
Description: View down unpaved street towards the central business district. There is a drug store on the left decorated with flags, and the Farmers & Citizens Bank and...
Description: A group poses at the laying of the cornerstone for August Derleth's new house, the Place of Hawks. Attendees include, back row, left to right, E.B. Trimpey...
Description: View of a barn and woodshed on Mr. Conrad Breunig's farm.
Description: View down the center of Main Street, with many diagonally parked automobiles. Prominent on the right hand side of the street at a corner is the Classic Rev...
Description: View from unpaved road of workers gathered in front of the brewery building, which has numerous chimneys, and one very tall chimney pipe. One of the men is...
Description: View across street of the two-story Parochial School on the corner. There is a double door entrance on the left side of the building, and an arched entranc...
Description: The Astor House hotel, with an automobile parked under trees on the left, and a large billboard for Wrigley's Spearmint gum on the right.
Description: A corn crib that doubles as a wagon shelter on Mr. Breunig's farm.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Monroe (Munroe?) House, with three people posing on the front porch.
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