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Date:  date unknown

Description: A vista of Devil's Lake from the high rock formations at Devil's Lake State Park. A girl is posed in the center on a rock with her back toward the camera,...

Date: 1925 

Description: View from bluff of Crystal Lake and surrounding rolling hills. There is a dairy farm in the foreground at the bottom of the bluff. Cows are grazing in fiel...

Date: 1946 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the city hall and library building with a car parked on the street in front of it.

Photograph

Locks at Power Dam

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Looking across water and through the locks to a shoreline with a large hill in the background. A building is on the left, a wall and pilings are in the wat...

Date: 1912-04-13 

Description: Workmen operate a steam shovel loading gravel into electric rail cars during construction of the power dam.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down unpaved street. Horses pulling wagons are tied to posts at the curb. There are pedestrians along the sides of the street. Awnings are above windo...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two images of ferries as printed on a postcard. The top image is the ferry "Colsac" on the Wisconsin River. The bottom image is simply described as an earl...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Wisconsin writer August Derleth and his jazz collection.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of the Ringling Brothers Circus winter quarters, including the print shop and the wardrobe building.

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Al. Ringling Theatre from across the street.

Date: 1952 

Description: Wisconsin author August Derleth standing in front of his Sauk City home, "the Place of the Hawks."

Date: 1896 ca.

Description: View looking northeast across the Black Hawk War battlefield at Wisconsin Heights.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of the rock formation called the Devil's Doorway in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees can be seen to the right and below. The lake, bluffs...

Photograph

City Hall

Date: 1918 

Description: Baraboo City Hall.

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Photograph

Ford in the Weeds

Date: 1962 

Description: Old Ford coupe in a farm setting.

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Description: A woman working in the library at Hillside Home school, an early progressive school operated by Ellen and Jane Lloyd Jones, aunts of Frank Lloyd Wright.

Date: 1962-02 

Description: Albert Derleth, chief of the Sauk City Fire Department, and the department's fleet of equipment.

Photograph

Shot Tower Shaft

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: The shot tower shaft at Tower Hill State Park.

Postcard

City Park

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of the city park with a fountain and benches visible in the foreground and a child standing in front.

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