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Description: Exterior view of the Remington House, located on 2nd Street.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: An old oil lamp with a cut cased glass font and a cast metal base in the form of a cavalier.
Description: Men work on the concrete chutes and elevated trestle. Iron reinforcing bars protrude from the forms.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A hand tinted photograph of a scene along the wooded shore of Devil's Lake is mounted on a piece of beige paper. The scene features an old section of a woo...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Colsac Ferry across the Wisconsin River at Merrimac.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Derleth residence, home of author August Derleth.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: View of the Wisconsin River dam.
Description: A view of high water on a river, possibly the Baraboo River, in a rural setting.
Description: High water on the Wisconsin River has submerged the coffer dam and trestle. Two pile drivers remain in place. Log pilings are floating near the western sh...
Description: View from street of the home of George Snyder at 1219 Ash Street. It is a large wooden Queen Anne-style house with a columned front porch and a corner towe...
Description: Steam powered pile drivers at work on the coffer dam.
Description: Interior shot of Aunt Nell's room at Hillside Home School, an early progressive school, operated by Ellen and Jane Lloyd Jones, aunts of Frank Lloyd Wright...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Car boarding the ferry on left side. The far shoreline can be seen in the background.
Description: An overview of the power dam construction site on the Wisconsin River from the west shore. The outline of the coffer dam is easily seen. Three steam-powe...
Description: Farmer sitting and milking a cow.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Men stand on the street level porch and women on the second floor wrap-around balcony of the Alba House. A sign on the railing advertises a harness shop.
Description: Construction workers pose during construction of the main office at the Wisconsin River dam site.
Description: View of Water Street, looking north. Commercial buildings stand on either side of the street, including Lang's, Jack & Tony Superette, Ace Hardware, and Mi...
Description: Interior view of St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Baraboo, decorated by Clemens Rath, showing side wall with stained glass windows and stations of the cross.
Description: Billhead of Island Woolen Mills of Baraboo, Wisconsin, with a three-quarter view of M.J. Drown's Island Woolen Mills building, people loading a horse-drawn...
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