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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,...

Date: 1868 ca.

Description: View of the west side of Water Street, looking south.

Date: 1900 ca.

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

Date: 1868 ca.

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

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: 1868 ca.

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

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: View of the Wisconsin River shoreline showing lumber rafts "tied up over Sunday."

Date: 1952-08-14 

Description: Group image of the Sauk City baseball team.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of the Wisconsin River bridge.

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.

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1922 

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

Date: 1928 

Description: Two girls standing and sitting in the foreground on a lawn. In the background on the left a group of people stand near a tent and a parked automobile. Behi...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View of the Wisconsin River dam.

Date: 1975-07-31 

Description: Exterior view of the Milwaukee Road railroad station on the last day of operation by the line.

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...


Sauk City Gateway

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Gateway to the Sauk City Bridge from the Dane County side.

Date: 1956-03-14 

Description: Group portrait of the Sauk City High School Cardinals basketball team.


Power Plant and Dam

Date: 1922 

Description: Elevated view of the power plant and dam on the Wisconsin River. Two workers are walking near the center. On the opposite shoreline are fields and tree cov...


Water Street

Date: 1937 

Description: Water Street, looking north. On the right is the Up-To-Date Auto Company.

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