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Description: Workmen on temporary walkways among reinforcing bars on the roof of the power house.
Description: Receding flood waters reveal destruction of the railroad extension to the power dam construction site.
Description: View from bluff of Crystal Lake and surrounding rolling hills. There is a dairy farm in the foreground at the bottom of the bluff. Cows are grazing in fiel...
Date: 1936 after
Description: Elevated view of the power dam on the Wisconsin River at Prairie du Sac.
Description: Workmen stand on damaged and partly submerged railroad track on the west shore of the Wisconsin River.
Description: Elevated view of a power dam on the Wisconsin River under construction. There is a rowboat in the foreground. On the opposite shoreline are trees and bluff...
Description: High water on the Wisconsin River has inundated the coffer dam at the construction site. The narrow gauge railroad (curved line in foreground, right) is n...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: House and retail stores lining Main Street.
Description: A view, looking east, of the power house, lock, and dam on the Wisconsin River.
Description: The first machinery at work sounding at the site for the power dam. Workmen pose near the carriage-mounted equipment. A horse-drawn wagon is in the backg...
Description: A diver and team working to inspect the coffer dam for underwater damage caused by flooding.
Description: Sections of turbines inside the power house at the Prairie du Sac dam.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Old Uncle Billy Johnson home at Governor Phillip's house, about six miles north of Prairie du Sac near highway 12. Portion of house, rock formation in back...
Description: Workmen operate a steam shovel loading gravel into electric rail cars during construction of the power dam.
Date: date unknown
Description: View across water towards a wooden wagon bridge over the Wisconsin River. A farm and tree-covered hills are on the opposite shoreline.
Date: 1910 ca.
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: Men excavating within the coffer dam. One man stands on a high piling. Several steam engines at work fill the air with smoke. The high trestle and found...
Description: A view from the hill, looking northeast at the power house at the Prairie du Sac dam. Much of the brickwork has been completed. Concrete forms for the lo...
Description: Two men stand on a rail car on the narrow gauge electric railroad crossing the river at the dam construction site. The portion of track in the background...
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