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Frank Lloyd Wright's Wisconsin Home

Learn about he home of architect Frank Lloyd Wright and view rare photographs of the building he designed and redesigned during his lifetime.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the China Imports storefront at The House on the Rock.

Photograph

Trees on a Horizon

Date: 1965-06-26 ca.

Description: View of a line of pine trees atop a small hill.

Photograph

Derleth Residence

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Derleth residence, home of author August Derleth.

Date:  date unknown

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.

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: 1952-01-28 

Description: Group portrait of either the Spring Green or Muscoda Boy's High School basketball team.

Photograph

Cleopatra's Needle

Date:  date unknown

Description: Devil's Lake Vicinity, Cleopatra's Needle. Man standing on top of needle.

Photograph

Portrait of a Woman

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Full-length portrait of a young woman sitting on a half wall inside the photographer's studio. She is wearing a fashionable dress with a ribbon belt, dark...

Date: 1963-07-27 ca.

Description: View from a small pier on Devil's Lake, looking south.

Date: 1922 

Description: View of the approach to the Wisconsin River bridge.

Date: 1924 

Description: View across street of two men sitting on the street curb near a parked car. There is a garage on the left.

Date: 1883 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin with an inset of Clifton.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: This 1915 map covers the section of the Wisconsin River in southern Adams, southeastern Juneau, northeastern Sauk, and northwestern Columbia counties. A po...

Photograph

Devil's Lake

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Devil's Lake from the cliffs.

Date: 1909 

Description: View from street of a street corner in the business district, with a large brick building housing the J.A.W. Sprecher general merchandise store, with fire...

The Prairie du Sac Dam

Read about the conception and inspiration behind the dam that provides electric power to Sauk and Columbia counties. Includes links to photographs.

Date: 1911-07-01 

Description: A steam-powered centrifugal sand pump at work on the Wisconsin River during the construction of the power dam. Pilings of the coffer dam are visible in th...

Date: 1906 

Description: Photographic postcard of the exterior of the public school, a large brick building with a turret in the corner.

Date: 1929 

Description: Filling station with attendant standing outside near two pumps. There is a stand with signs advertising Old Gold cigarettes, 5 cent vegetable sandwiches, P...

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