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Description: Receding flood waters reveal destruction of the railroad extension to the power dam construction site.
Description: Workmen stand on damaged and partly submerged railroad track on the west shore of the Wisconsin River.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Looking across water and through the locks to a shoreline with a large hill in the background. A building is on the left, a wall and pilings are in the wat...
Description: Office of author August Derleth, Wisconsin's Very Live Radio's (WVLR) unofficial consultant on the history of the Sauk-Prairie area. Derleth's novels and s...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View from shoreline of toll bridge under construction.
Description: A diver and team working to inspect the coffer dam for underwater damage caused by flooding.
Description: Radio announcer Del Viney on the air inside Wisconsin's Very Live Radio (WVLR) station during the dinner music show.
Description: A boy poses in the excavation site for the power house within the coffer dam. He is standing on the narrow gauge tracks; the high trestle is in the backg...
Description: Dam site on the Wisconsin river, looking southwest along the unfinished narrow gauge railroad trestle. The coffer dam and two pile drivers are also visible...
Description: Men work on the concrete chutes and elevated trestle. Iron reinforcing bars protrude from the forms.
Description: Workmen and machinery at the quarry on Blackhawk Bluff. The gravel was used in construction of the power dam.
Description: Workmen on temporary walkways among reinforcing bars on the roof of the power house.
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Bridge over the Wisconsin River.
Description: View down middle of unpaved street of the central business district. A man is sitting in the driver's seat of an automobile along the left curb near a gara...
Description: Newly construced kitchen and dining rooms at the construction camp for the dam on the Wisconsin River. The kitchen building has three ventilators on the r...
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...
Description: Workers pause while installing a maze of conduit for the switchboard in the power house. The construction camp is to the left.
Date: date unknown
Description: Carson Gulley and Louie Shepard cooking out along the Wisconsin River at Prairie du Sac.
Description: Workers attempt to secure the trestle against high water on the Wisconsin River during construction of the power dam.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin with an inset of Clifton.
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