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Description: The Herman Taylor family camping at Devil's Lake. There is a moving train in the background.
Date: 1967 ca.
Description: Railroad Depot. North Freedom is the home of the Mid-Continent Railway Museum which operates excursion tours on a steam railroad.
Date: date unknown
Description: View looking down at Skillet Creek Falls, which are surrounded by rocks, trees and foliage. Skillet Creek, located on private land, flows to Pewit's Nest,...
Description: Colorized postcard of a paved road curving to the left through trees, shrubs and bluffs. A dirt road can be seen to the left, and the sky is blue with a fe...
Description: Looking east across the power house, lock, and uncompleted portion of the dam. The concrete plant is seen on the far bank. The rising water of Lake Wisco...
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: The land and house were donated to the village. The club house is still in use (1964) as a publicaly owned building for recreation and meetings. Image show...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a woolen mill.
Description: View of Chicago, Northwestern Railroad tracks at Devil's Lake, chartered in 1859. To the right, power lines run the length of the Devil's Lake shoreline.
Description: View down center of street of a central business district. Automobiles are parked on the left, and businesses line both sides of the street. Several pedest...
Description: Hillside Home School designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in 1901 and constructed over the next two years. The school was operated by the architect's family.
Description: Mrs. Robert Ott (left), Marianna Steele, Althea Steele and Robert Ott attend the first performance of "Bell, Book, and Candle" at the opening of the Green...
Description: Color postcard view of the rock formation called the Devil's Doorway in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees are changing color. The lake, bluffs and sky are in...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Customers standing outside the small bar are probably waiting to take the ferry across the river.
Description: View down a street in Denzer with a parked car and a group of people, including children, posing in front of a building.
Date: 1878 ca.
Description: Lake shore with men and railroad tracks on Devil's Lake.
Description: A shoemaker in striped work jacket and a tie works on a machine in his shop.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Lodde's mill and surroundings, west of Sauk City.
Description: An imposing Tudor style stone and stucco house sits on a large wooded lot. There is a decorative fence and hedge along the driveway. The house was the home...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: The tunnel leading to the bottom of the shot tower shaft at Tower Hill State Park.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View of Water Street, the winter home of the Ringling Brothers Circus. The whole street was circus property.
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