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Description: A view through the runway (tunnel) cast into the concrete structure of the power dam at Prairie du Sac.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Colored postcard of the exterior of the stone church. There are four crosses, one on the bell tower, and three others at the corners of the roof. Windows a...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A hand tinted photograph of a rutted, one lane country road is mounted with a printed border on a sheet of beige paper with a short essay printed alongside...
Description: View across lake of a four-story wooden mill with two wings, one with an oriel window. There is a building with a cupola, probably a granary, behind the mi...
Description: Baraboo was first settled around 1838, and by 1870 it had become the county seat and the thriving village illustrated here. This birds eye drawing depicts...
Description: John Edwards, music director at Wonewoc high school, instructing six members of the La Valle junior high school band. Seated, from left, are Lula Mae Weidm...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Tower Hill State Park trail to the top of the shot tower shaft.
Description: A view of the public school, a wood building with two front entrances and a belfry. A flagpole, a pile of fuel wood and a seesaw on the left. Surrounded by...
Date: 1965-04-17 ca.
Description: Flooded woods near the Wisconsin River. A sign for "The Dutch Kitchen" at Hotel Meyers is nailed to one of the trees.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: A doll from the collection of Alice Kent Trimpey and dating to the mid-nineteenth century is posed in a woodland setting with a small china dog. The doll's...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Dog kennels and houses border the Sauk County Jail in Baraboo. The photo was taken from the Northeast corner of the intersection of Broadway and 2nd Ave i...
Description: Colorized postcard of the rock formation called the Turk's Head in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees and foliage can be seen to the right and below. The lake,...
Description: Three illegal gambling machines in the Dell View hotel.
Description: Four women pose at the Wonder Spot in Lake Delton. They are standing at a slant.
Description: This 1877 map of Sauk County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, sections, towns, cities and villages, land ownership and acreages, wagon roads,...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Bridge on U.S. highway 12
Description: Joe Mayer swats a fly that had landed on his arm.
Description: Colorized postcard of Devil's Lake. Rock formations appear on the left side. Trees can be seen throughout. Bluffs and sky are visible in the background. Th...
Description: Exterior view of the Astor house.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: The storefront of the J.C. Penney store, 127 Third Street. There are summer clothes, hats, and shoes for men and women in the display windows. There is a h...
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