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Description: Rising waters of the Wisconsin River at the construction site. This view shows the coffer dam, pile drivers, and narrow gauge railroad. Note the partiall...
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Fourth Avenue, showing the ornate Al. Ringling Theatre, Ryan Hickethier & Co, "A Sears Associated Store", and a portion of the Trimpey Studios storefront....
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: View looking down a street in Baraboo, Wisconsin.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: View of the memorial pillars on the Warner Memorial Road near Baraboo. The pillars were erected in 1923.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View of Water Street, the winter home of the Ringling Brothers Circus. The whole street was circus property.
Description: Workers stand on the barge-mounted, steam-driven pile driver at work on the coffer dam.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: View features a dirt street, dwellings, a horse-drawn vehicle, sidewalks, power lines, and many trees. In the background is a hill with what appears to be...
Description: Two workmen stand in the outlet of a steel draft tube in the power house, while other men work above it. Cars move along the elevated trestle above.
Description: Men work on the concrete chutes and elevated trestle. Iron reinforcing bars protrude from the forms.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: A man in racing attire and goggles sits behind the wheel of a race car. There is a cement block building behind him with an open garage door.
Description: Looking east from the lock at the Prairie du Sac dam. Recently completed buttresses are in the foreground, with earlier stages of construction visible, in...
Description: This map shows plat of the city, city limits, local streets, and part of Baraboo River. The map includes 2 inset maps and a legend showing residential, bus...
Description: Workers attempt to secure the trestle against high water on the Wisconsin River during construction of the power dam.
Description: Elevated view of the progress within the coffer dam shows concrete forms around the draft tubes and gate guides. The high trestle is seen extending to the...
Description: The Astor House hotel, with an automobile parked under trees on the left, and a large billboard for Wrigley's Spearmint gum on the right.
Description: A man stands at the end of a country lane lined with trees and carpeted with leaves. The trees overhead form a Gothic arch. The top of a wooden fence and g...
Description: Photographic postcard of a tourist camp at Devil's Lake State Park. A scene of picnic tables, automobiles and tents pitched among trees and grass. Text at...
Description: Al. Ringling's residence.
Description: Two airplanes sit in front of the hangar at the Lake Delton Airport. The sign on the hangar identifies W.J. Newman as the owner and advertises passenger f...
Description: Two men and a boy pose on rail cars carrying two 150 horse-power boilers for use in the temporary power plant at the dam construction site at Prairie du Sa...
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