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Lower Falls

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the roiling lower falls on Spokane River with two bridges and a large stone building in the background.

Date: 1926 

Description: View from wooden bridge of a log cabin in the woods towards group of people. Two women standing at the end of the bridge, another woman stands on the front...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down a dirt road lined with trees and power lines. Several dwellings stand at left.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: Business signs read: "Crystal Palace Liquor Co.", "Rock & Christy" and "Headquarters Saloon" (partially obscured). Writing on photograph reads: "Humphries...

Date: 1911-03 

Description: A gasoline-powered launch tows a barge loaded with log pilings on the Wisconsin River to the Prairie du Sac dam site. Workmen drive the launch and guide t...

Date: 1899 

Description: Group of people posing on a trolley car, which is pulling a flat car loaded with a McCormick grain binder and mower as part of an event culminating the "Cr...

Photograph

Telephone Linemen

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: Group portrait of four telephone linemen. Three of the men are posed on the pole, and another man is standing on the ground. Three automobiles are parked a...

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Description: Waterwheel for generating electric power, with men sitting on the log support. It may be the largest in the nation. The waterwheel was built in 1924 by a c...

Date: 1931-05-15 

Description: Breese Stevens Athletic Field, with lights on tall poles, and a chain link fence along the sidewalk. View looking toward E. Washington Avenue with Simon Br...

Photograph

Applying Shingles

Date: 1983-10 

Description: "High over the rooftops of Theresa, Jim Polster and son, Kieth, have the scary job of applying new shingles on the building that houses the fire department...

Photograph

View of Main Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Main street lined with storefronts, horse-drawn carts and pedestrians. Electric lights hang over the street. Business signs read: "Madox Drug" "Guest Bros....

Date: 1911-06-19 

Description: Looking west over the Wisconsin River at the unfinished narrow gauge railroad trestle built for construction of the dam. Two pile drivers are seen in the...

Postcard

Stone Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of Stone Street. A car is parked in front of an auto repair store. Electric power lines run down the street, and a water tower is in...

Date: 1911-04 

Description: Workmen pose on a steam-powered pile driver at work at the north end of the slough on the Wisconsin River. The railroad was extended from the village to t...

Date: 1913-05-28 

Description: Power dam construction workers pause during a meal in the camp dining room. Oil lamps hang from the ceiling; overhead electric lights are also installed.

Photograph

Gymnasium

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Gymnasium at the University of Wisconsin-Stout, a brick building bordered by an intersection. Several men stand at the building's entrance.

Date: 1940 

Description: Cover of an International Power Units advertising brochure featuring a color illustration of a power unit and the text "money-saving power for many purpose...

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Description: Rural electrification map of Dodge county in Elba township.

Date: 1964-08-30 ca.

Description: A power line is juxtaposed against a group of trees growing on a small ridge in the distance.

Photograph

International C-30

Date: 1936-06-22 

Description: A man stands beside an International C-30 truck owned by the Southern Canada Power Company and places an object into a side compartment. There is a "Danger...

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