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Description: View of dining room tables placed at an angle along a row of windows. The tables are set with silverware, plates, cups, pitchers, and menus. On the back wa...
Description: Workers use a rail car mounted crane to load pilings onto a barge. Bluffs are visible in the distance.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A hand tinted photograph of a tree-framed scene along the shore of Devil's Lake is mounted on a piece of beige paper. A large bluff dominates the backgroun...
Description: View from street of a business block in Ableman. There is a storefront with umbrellas displayed in the show window, and what appears to be a hammock is hun...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: The tunnel leading to the bottom of the shot tower shaft at Tower Hill State Park.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Devil's Lake State Park Civilian Conservation Corps workers posed at rock formation, possibly Devil's Doorway.
Date: date unknown
Description: Devil's Lake Vicinity, Cleopatra's Needle. Man standing on top of needle.
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: Color postcard of the lake viewed from the East Bluff Trail in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees can be seen all around and it is autumn. Rock formations appe...
Description: Concrete paving operation near the intersection of I-90 and U.S. Highway 12 in Sauk County. Traffic flows along the old highway to the right of the new co...
Description: Four women pose at the Wonder Spot in Lake Delton. They are standing at a slant.
Description: An elevated view of Mirror Lake from a deck truss bridge. On both sides of the lake are boathouses and tour boats. Steep cliffs lined with trees and plants...
Description: Lewis Arms sits on the back of a horse, probably on his uncle Bernard Arms's farm.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A dog and a family sit in a horse-drawn carriage parked in front of the Sauk County Court House.
Description: Colorized postcard of the rock formation called Prospect Point in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees and foliage can be seen all around. The lake, shoreline, b...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A Native American woman wearing a mix of traditional and western dress holds a child in her lap outdoors.
Description: Progress on the power house construction, with the east portion of the wall complete, and men working on forms for the rest of the wall.
Description: Workmen and machinery at the quarry on Blackhawk Bluff. The gravel was used in construction of the power dam.
Description: The first machinery at work sounding at the site for the power dam. Workmen pose near the carriage-mounted equipment. A horse-drawn wagon is in the backg...
Description: The photographer doffs his hat and smiles at the camera. He is wearing a long coat and gloves, and carries a cane.
Date: 1868 ca.
Description: View of Water Street, showing a millinery shop.
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