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Description: A diver and team working to inspect the coffer dam for underwater damage caused by flooding.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: John Lloyd Jones standing between his house and the post office shed.
Description: Colorized postcard of the rock formation called Cleopatra's Needle in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees can be seen to the left and below. The lake, bluffs an...
Description: Group portrait of Mrs. Wilson (Audrey) Fahlberg and her children, Karen, 8, and Wilson Jr., 4 at their trailer home at Badger Village. Mrs. Wilson is the p...
Harry Ellsworth Cole
Description: View of First United Presbyterian Church, located at 416 Ash on the corner of 3rd Street.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: View of people, a pier, a steamboat and row boats on Devil's Lake. An American flag is on the steamboat. The people are elegantly dressed.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: The tunnel leading to the bottom of the shot tower shaft at Tower Hill State Park.
Date: date unknown
Description: Colorized postcard view of a park in a central business district. There is a fountain, a statue, and benches along the walkway.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Bunn the Baker, in chef's hat and apron and holding a rolling pin, stands beside a wood burning cook stove set up outdoors. A sign above the stove advertis...
Description: Colorized postcard of the entrance to Devil's Lake State Park. Trees and foliage fill the scene and it appears to be autumn. Stone pillars can be seen on e...
Description: Colorized postcard of the rock formation called the Devil's Doorway in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees can be seen to the right and below. The lake, bluffs...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A Scandinavian chest with old script and rosemaling. The metal fittings are handmade.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Black Hawk Church, exterior of building, which was a German Evangelical Church. (It was also known as Bethlehem Church).
Description: Three children playing under a fallen tree outside of Hillside Home School, an early progressive school operated by Ellen and Jane Lloyd Jones, aunts of Fr...
Description: View of the entrance to Devil's Lake State Park. There is an information center offering gas, food, and Blatz beer. Two storekeepers and a boy sit on the p...
Description: Aldo Leopold inspecting white pine, on Wisconsin River farm, a weekend retreat for the Professor of Wildlife Management at UW-Madison.
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Close-up of plasterwork and a painted wall panel in the Al. Ringling Theatre. Painting features Venus and cupids lounging in the clouds.
Date: 1878 ca.
Description: Cliff House, a resort hotel built shortly after 1872 when Devil's Lake was reached by rail. Three-story frame house with balcony on each floor. There is a...
Description: Automobiles line up to wait for the Merrimac ferry "Colsac".
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