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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View along shoreline towards Echo Rock on Mirror Lake.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Colsac Ferry across the Wisconsin River at Merrimac.
Description: Looking upstream (north) through the lock at the Prairie du Sac dam. The power house is on the left. The flow of the river has been diverted through the...
Date: date unknown
Description: Map of Baraboo and its surroundings, showing the ancient mound city, the water power, and thoroughfares, drawn by William H. Canfield. Canfield includes sk...
Description: Colorized postcard view of the high school.
Date: 1961-11-11 ca.
Description: View of a large, tree-lined field. In the foreground, a small, bare tree grows amidst thick shrubbery.
Date: 1911-06 ca.
Description: Workmen pose during construction of the temporary steam power plant at the Prairie du Sac dam. These engines provided electric power for the construction...
Description: The concrete mixer stands near the newly poured east shore abutment while men work nearby. Reinforcing rods protrude from the abutment.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Bernard Arms holding a firearm poses on a parade float decorated in an autumn theme, including a stuffed bear, fox, and squirrel. The parade was a part of...
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: "The Grand Regatta, at Devil's Lake, June 21st & 22nd, 1877." Spectators sit on the railroad bed at Devil's Lake.
Description: A view of Cleopatra's Needle with Devil's Lake in the background.
Description: Water Street, looking north. On the right is the Up-To-Date Auto Company.
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: Color postcard of the lake viewed through the trees from the West Bluff in Devil's Lake State Park.
Description: Dining room in the ranch-style home of Harold Baumgartner at 240 South Oak Street, showing dining table and chairs and a buffet.
Description: View of the approach to the Wisconsin River bridge.
Description: This map shows townships and sections, landownership, roads, railroads, rural residences, schools, churches, and topography. Also included are inset maps o...
Description: View down dirt road of the tourist camp with cottages. There is a building for men's and women's showers in the foreground, and a building marked "Toilet"...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Portrait of Alice Kent Trimpey, an authority and writer on American decorative arts and historic dolls.
Description: Bill Frazier, an all-state basketball player for Reedsburg High School, visits with Lavalle Junior High School principal, Franklin Head with students Roger...
An Inventive and Imaginative Photographer
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