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"Place of Hawks"

Date: 1940 after

Description: The entrance to "Place of Hawks", the home of author August Derleth, built in 1940. The stone house is roofed with a kind of thatch.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Wisconsin writer August Derleth, wearing a boldly patterned sweater and sitting with an unidentified group on a lawn in front of a house. Probably friends...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A young girl practices her trumpet on a dairy farm.

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a mill with several figures and horse-drawn vehicles located around it.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of St. Aloysius School with a figure on a bicycle riding past it in the foreground.

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Parochial School

Date: 1924 

Description: View across street of the two-story Parochial School on the corner. There is a double door entrance on the left side of the building, and an arched entranc...

Date: 1952 

Description: Wisconsin author August Derleth standing in front of his Sauk City home, "the Place of the Hawks."

Date: 1938 

Description: View down the center of Main Street, with many diagonally parked automobiles. Prominent on the right hand side of the street at a corner is the Classic Rev...

Date: 1962-07-01 ca.

Description: Conrad Breunig sits smoking on his back porch and smokes a pipe. A retired farmer, Mr. Breunig now builds models and small wagons in his shop.

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Two Men on a Bench

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: Carl Bohnsack (left) and August Marquardt seated on a bench outside a jewelry store.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Freie Gemeinde (Free Congregation or Free Thinkers) Hall.

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Remington House

Date: 1906 

Description: Exterior view of the Remington House, located on 2nd Street.

Date: 1931-03-06 

Description: Nick Knechtges, watchmaker, at his workbench in his home shop.

Date:  

Description: Women of the Free Congregation (Free Thinkers) of Sauk City, gathered in the basement of their meeting house.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Group portrait of Sauk County veterans posed outdoors.

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Turner's Academy

Date: 1909 

Description: Exterior view of Professor Turner's academy.

Date: 1909 

Description: A view from shoreline below a bridge that crosses the Wisconsin River. There are two signs on the upper level of the bridge. One is for weight limit and th...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Crowd gathered for the dedication of a new bridge at Sauk City by Governor Emmanuel Philipp. Many onlookers carry parasols.

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Corn Crib

Date: 1962-07-01 ca.

Description: A corn crib that doubles as a wagon shelter on Mr. Breunig's farm.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Advertisement for the Wisconsin kerosene tractor featuring a side view illustration of the tractor. The text beneath the illustration reads, "It Has 16 Dra...

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