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Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A man stands on a staircase overlooking an operating generator in the power house at the Prairie du Sac dam.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A portrait of the photographer's wife, Alice Kent Trimpey, sitting. Mrs. Trimpey was an authority on antiques and antique dolls.
Description: William H. Canfield, an early settler of Sauk County, civil engineer, local historian and archeologist, poses outdoors holding a walking stick.
Description: This map shows plat of the city, city limits, local streets, and part of the Baraboo River. The map includes 3 inset maps.
Date: 1877 ca.
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.
Description: An exterior view of the Philbrick Garage, a Ford dealership and Cities Service filling station located at 207 Third Avenue. A sign advertises Quaker State...
Description: Cars are parked along the side of the Warren Hotel, 102 Fourth Avenue at the corner of Oak Street. The hotel is a large two and one half-story stone struct...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Eight new Massie-Harris tractors are parked in the snow in front of the Martiny Implement Co., 147 Third Avenue. A crowd has gathered and men sit on the tr...
Description: This map of Ironton is pen-and-ink on paper and shows lots and block numbers, mill, foundry buildings, limestone quarry, iron mine, and roads. Relief is sh...
Description: View down a street in Denzer with a parked car and a group of people, including children, posing in front of a building.
Description: Exterior view of a school with a gable roof with bell steeple.
Date: 1961-06-03 ca.
Description: Tower Rock school building with Tower Rock directly in the background.
Description: Interior view of the home of the photographer, including a four panel screen, open secretary desk, and small round table.
Date: date unknown
Description: The Merrimac ferry "Colsac II" is seen on the Wisconsin River behind two signs. The signs read, "Road Closed" and "Ferry Opens April 15".
Description: The barn in the foreground, left, is the school barn for the Hillside Home School (which was run by Frank Lloyd Wright's aunts & Enos Lloyd Jones sisters,...
Description: Five men, two well-dressed, pose on electric rail cars during construction of the dam.
Description: A view of the west bank of the Wisconsin River at Pounds Landing. This bluff is at the western end of the power dam which was constructed 1911-1914.
Description: Workmen operate a steam shovel loading gravel into electric rail cars during construction of the power dam.
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: View looking northeast across the Black Hawk War battlefield at Wisconsin Heights.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A Native American (possibly Ho-Chunk) family rests at their campsite under a large tree. There is a bucket suspended over a small campfire.
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