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Date: 1900 ca.

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

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View of the Wisconsin River bridge.

Date: 1920 ca.

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

Date: 1922 

Description: View of the approach to the Wisconsin River bridge.

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...


Two Men on a Bench

Date: 1903 ca.

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

Date: 1922 

Description: Homecoming and bridge dedication program featuring an image of the approach to the Wisconsin River Bridge and a listing of the celebration's planned events...

Date: 1870 

Description: Sauk City is the oldest incorporated village in Wisconsin (incorporated in 1854) and also has the oldest organized volunteer fire department in the state,...


Description: Wisconsin writer August Derleth examining the stock of the Arkham House press. He established it in Sauk City to publish in hard cover the works of H.P. Lo...



Date: 1925 

Description: View of the Sauk City bridge, erected in 1922 to replace an old toll bridge.

Date: 1910 

Description: Construction gang at work on the Wisconsin River Bridge.

Date: 1931-03-06 

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

Date: 1956-02-11 

Description: Audrey Rasmussen, faculty adviser for the Sauk City High School cheerleading corps, demonstrates proper gestures to Betty Leykauf, Jackie Kennedy, Shirley...

Date: 1939-10-01 

Description: A group poses at the laying of the cornerstone for August Derleth's new house, the Place of Hawks. Attendees include, back row, left to right, E.B. Trimpey...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of the Wisconsin River bridge.


Barn and Woodshed

Date: 1962-07-01 ca.

Description: View of a barn and woodshed on Mr. Conrad Breunig's farm.


Sauk City Brewery

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from unpaved road of workers gathered in front of the brewery building, which has numerous chimneys, and one very tall chimney pipe. One of the men is...

Date: 1913 

Description: Members of the Wausau German Men's Choral Society of Sheboygan, gathered outdoors, relaxing and drinking beer. A banner behind the group says "Wausau Liede...


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


Ferry Bluff

Date: 2013-11 

Description: View down a small dirt path lined with grasses and trees along Ferry Bluff State Natural Area. To the left is Honey Creek leading to the Wisconsin River.

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