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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: 1908 ca.
Description: Lodde's mill and surroundings, west of Sauk City.
Date: 1911-06 ca.
Description: Workmen pose during construction of the temporary steam power plant at the Prairie du Sac dam. These engines provided electric power for the construction...
Description: Dining rooms and kitchen at the camp on the construction site of the Prairie du Sac dam. Workers and children pose in front of the dining rooms; there are...
Description: Group portrait of the Prairie du Sac High School football team and coaching staff, winners of the Tri-County League championship.
Description: High water has scattered timber pilings through the construction camp. The office is on the right; the smoke stacks of the temporary power plant are visib...
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: View across yard of house with large group of people gathered on porch posing for photograph.
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: Completed two-story wood frame main office building at the site of the Wisconsin River dam.
Description: Workers use shovels to level fresh concrete at the base of the chutes from the high trestle. The steam powered pile driver is at work in the background.
Description: A winter view with workers posing with brush mats at the power dam construction site. The gate guides and high trestle form the background.
Description: Workmen operate a steam shovel loading gravel into electric rail cars during construction of the power dam.
Description: Receding flood waters reveal destruction of the railroad extension to the power dam construction site.
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Bridge over the Wisconsin River.
Description: Office force and foremen pose in front of the south side of the power house at the Prairie du Sac dam.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: This was the first bridge built across the Wisconsin River, constructed about 1850, although it was not opened to traffic until 1852. It was torn down in 1...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of buildings lining river in foreground with farmland in background.
Description: An overview of the power dam construction site from the west, showing the elevated trestle, coffer dam, and steam pile drivers. The concrete plant is visi...
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: 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.
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