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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: Construction workers pose during construction of the main office at the Wisconsin River dam site.
Description: Workers use a rail car mounted crane to load pilings onto a barge. Bluffs are visible in the distance.
Description: A gasoline-powered launch tows a barge loaded with log pilings on the Wisconsin River to the Prairie du Sac dam site. Workmen drive the launch and guide t...
Description: Workmen use a crane to erect the gate guides for the power house.
Description: Workmen pose on a steam-powered pile driver at work at the north end of the slough on the Wisconsin River. The railroad was extended from the village to t...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of buildings lining river in foreground with farmland in background.
Description: Workmen on a barge use a pulley to raise sheet steel pilings which were damaged by high water in October, 1911.
Description: Workmen pose during erection of the draft tubes for the power house at the Prairie du Sac dam.
Description: Workers attempt to secure the trestle against high water on the Wisconsin River during construction of the power dam.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Old toll bridge across the Wisconsin River at Prairie du Sac. The view is looking north toward Sauk County.
Date: 1936 after
Description: Elevated view of the power dam on the Wisconsin River at Prairie du Sac.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Photographer's jewelry store and clock repair shop with a watch-shaped sign in front. In the window are a clock, jewelry box, and a rack with paper goods,...
Description: A view, looking east, of the wreckage of the high trestle caused by flooding and ice. The concrete plant is visible on the far bank.
Description: View within the coffer dam showing four steel draft tubes; wooden supports are visible inside one of the tubes.
Description: The office force and foremen pose before the south facade of the power house at the Prairie du Sac dam.
Description: Power dam construction workers pause during a meal in the camp dining room. Oil lamps hang from the ceiling; overhead electric lights are also installed.
Description: Workmen on temporary walkways among reinforcing bars on the roof of the power house.
Description: Men working from the elevated road on the east end of the power dam, constructing shots (chutes) for the concrete.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View of bluff taken from below.
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