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Date: 1913 ca.
Description: City Hall and Library Building, Prairie du Sac, WI.
Description: Receding flood waters reveal destruction of the railroad extension to the power dam construction site.
Description: A view, looking east, of the power house, lock, and dam on the Wisconsin River.
Description: Workers maneuver a load of gravel into a concrete mixer at the plant on the east bank of the river. The east abutment is in the foreground, left.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Side view of church converted to offices of Dresen Brothers Contractors and Manufacturers. Sign on bulding reads: "Dresen Brothers Twin City Contractors &...
Description: Workmen operate a steam shovel loading gravel into electric rail cars during construction of the power dam.
Description: Men work on the concrete chutes and elevated trestle. Iron reinforcing bars protrude from the forms.
Description: Workmen on temporary walkways among reinforcing bars on the roof of the power house.
Description: Pile drivers work within the confines of the coffer dam. Men on the high trestle construct chutes for pouring concrete.
Description: Workmen stand on damaged and partly submerged railroad track on the west shore of the Wisconsin River.
Date: 1936 after
Description: Elevated view of the power dam on the Wisconsin River at Prairie du Sac.
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: A view through the runway (tunnel) cast into the concrete structure of the power dam at Prairie du Sac.
Description: View fro shoreline of toll bridge across the Wisconsin River. The writer of the postcard states: "This is the first bridge over the Wis. River. It's about...
Description: Workmen use a crane to erect the gate guides for the power house.
Description: A diver and team working to inspect the coffer dam for underwater damage caused by flooding.
Description: View of the south, or downstream, side of the power house at the Prairie du Sac dam. A man is standing on pilings near the bank; the railroad extension is...
Description: Workers pose inside the coffer dam. The narrow gauge railroad is behind them. One of the pile drivers is in the background. A bare area on the bluff in...
Description: View along side of bridge over the Wisconsin River, built in 1921 to take the place of the old wooden one when it became condemned.
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...
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