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Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Old toll bridge across the Wisconsin River at Prairie du Sac. The view is looking north toward Sauk County.
Description: A view of the power house from the southwest with bricklayers and other workers. The narrow gauge railroad is in the foreground.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of Main Street with a machine and repair shop on the right and multiple horse-drawn vehicles visible along the road.
Date: date unknown
Description: View features a dirt street, an opera house on the right, storefronts, horse-drawn vehicles, several pedestrians walking on the sidewalks bordering the str...
Description: Photographic postcard of the exterior of the theater. There are posters in front of the entrance. A current attraction is George Fawcett in "The Frame-Up"...
Description: View of waterfall, bridge, Baraboo river, and town from the riverbank.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: A man in a suit and hat, and a ribbon on his lapel, poses in front of a cart with a sign that reads: "E.D. Ochsner, Taxidermist, Prairie du Sac, Wis." Bunt...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: The photographer stands on a park or garden path holding his gloves. He wears a coat with attached cape, hat, and large cravat.
Description: Looking south down Park Avenue. Houses line the right side of street, telephone and power poles line left side.
Description: View looking down a business-lined Main Street with multiple pedestrians visible throughout.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: View features a dirt street, dwellings, a horse-drawn vehicle, sidewalks, power lines, and many trees. In the background is a hill with what appears to be...
Description: Row of cabins in Effinger Park. Each has a screened back porch. Picnic tables, sling-back chairs, and a parked car are under the trees on the lawn.
Description: Exterior of the hospital. A curved driveway leads up to the entrance behind a low stone wall planted with shrubs. Trees line the street.
Description: View down valley of a procession of hundreds of pilgrims walking up the hill to St. Anne's Chapel which is lined with Stations of the Cross. The crowd is w...
Description: Albert Derleth, chief of the Sauk City Fire Department, and the department's fleet of equipment.
Description: A view of the power house from the southwest showing progress of the brickwork. Two cars stand on the railroad extension. Workers are pushing cars along...
Description: View down railroads tracks of train arriving at the Dellwood Depot. The movement of the train has caused multiple ghost images of the locomotive. A small g...
Description: Colorized photographic postcard of an elevated view of central Baraboo from across the railroad tracks.
Description: Exterior view of the Milwaukee Road railroad station on the last day of operation by the line.
Description: Two men and a boy pose on rail cars carrying two 150 horse-power boilers for use in the temporary power plant at the dam construction site at Prairie du Sa...
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