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Date:  

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

Date: 1922 

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

Date: 1896 ca.

Description: View looking northeast across the Black Hawk War battlefield at Wisconsin Heights.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Winter view of snow-covered Jackson Street.

Date: 1952-08-14 

Description: Group image of the Sauk City baseball team.

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...

Photograph

Wagon Toll Bridge

Date: 1909 

Description: Wagon toll bridge. There is a building on the left, and a man is sitting on a bench on the right side of the road leading onto the bridge.

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: 1896 ca.

Description: Looking west across the Black Hawk War battlefield at Wisconsin Heights.

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: 1902 ca.

Description: Members of the German-American Freie Gemeinde ("Free Thinkers") organization, posed in front of their building at Sauk City.

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: 1954-07-11 

Description: Right fielder Bob Kessenich slides into home plate in a cloud of dust with Waunakee's sixth run in its 7-0 victory over Sauk-Prairie at Sauk City. Catcher...

Photograph

Bridge

Date: 1925 

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

Photograph

Black Hawk Bluff

Date: 1896 

Description: View of Black Hawk Bluff, site of the Battle of Wisconsin Heights in the Black Hawk War.

Date: 1868 ca.

Description: View of Water Street, showing a millinery shop.

Photograph

"Place of Hawks"

Date: 1940 after

Description: An exterior view of August Derleth's home, "Place of Hawks", seen from the garden and partially obscured by trees. The house was built in 1940.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Member of local farmers band practicing clarinet in barn.

Date: 1939 

Description: View of the Lueders cottage, home of the Hamburg-born botanist Frederick Lueders, just before it was torn down to make way for the home of August Derleth.

Date: 1868 ca.

Description: View of Water Street looking north from the business district.

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