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Date: 1878 ca.

Description: Swimming in the lake with the Cliff House in background. Cliff House was a resort hotel built shortly after 1872, when Devil's Lake was reached by rail. Bo...

Photograph

Cleopatra's Needle

Date:  date unknown

Description: Devil's Lake Vicinity, Cleopatra's Needle. Man standing on top of needle.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Entrance to Cold Water Canyon near Wisconsin Dells. In the foreground is a wooden walkway across the water.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A stocky man in a white suit stands at a lectern and microphone in front of the Elks Lodge (Al. Ringling home). Other men and women sit on the platform. A...

Photograph

Woolen Mills

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a woolen mill.

Date: 1912-07-26 

Description: Colorized postcard of Devil's Lake by moonlight. A rock formation and trees appear in the foreground. The lake, trees, bluffs and sky are visible in the ba...

Photograph

Thuerer House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: View from street of a dog standing on front walk in front of the Dr. Chris L. Thuerer home, a large Four Square Style house which has large bay windows and...

Photograph

Marsh Grass

Date: 1961-11-11 ca.

Description: A field of marsh grass with a barbed wire fence.

Photograph

Rock Scenery

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of house and farm buildings in Ableman with a rocky hill in the background.

Date: 1952-01-03 

Description: Exterior view of the ranch style house of Harold Baumgarten at 2405 South Oak Street. Photograph is taken from the side showing the dwelling's two-car gara...

Photograph

Jennie Rooney

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Jennie Rooney, performer and aerialist with the Ringling Brothers Circus, poses in a sequined costume and tights with a net butterfly in her hair.

Photograph

Sauk County Fair

Date: 1906 

Description: A double exposure of a landscape featuring a very large tree and farm houses superimposed on an image of buildings and crowds at the Sauk County Fairground...

Date: 1924 

Description: Children play on makeshift seesaws created from construction materials outside the old schoolhouse.

Date: 1930 

Description: Cottage, with a spinning wheel on the porch, at the Bonnie View Resort near Devil's Lake.

Date: 1925 

Description: View from water of two unidentified men standing on the shoreline near the dance pavilion on the north shore of Devil's Lake.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of room at House on the Rock. A young man is sitting on a bench near the window.

Date: 1908-07-09 

Description: Black and white postcard of the rock formation called Castle Rock in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees can be seen throughout. The lake, bluffs and sky are vi...

Photograph

Dancers at Hillside

Date: 1905 

Description: Elevated view of students at the Hillside Home School performing a may pole dance while an audience looks on. Dance instruction at the school was provided...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view from road of the high school, a three-story brick building with an arched doorway and trees and bushes in the lawn in front. Two cars are par...

Date: 1887 

Description: "The Grand Regatta, at Devil's Lake, June 21st & 22nd, 1877." A stereograph showing spectators gathered behind the starter's cannon on Devil's Lake.

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