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Description: A view, looking east, of the wreckage of the high trestle caused by flooding and ice. The concrete plant is visible on the far bank.
Description: A group portrait of Pearl Clough, Myrtle Stoddard, Fraua Wiswall, Zilla Wiswall, and Roy Stoddard (probably left to right). Three of the women are posed to...
Description: The Astor House hotel, with an automobile parked under trees on the left, and a large billboard for Wrigley's Spearmint gum on the right.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Two Scandinavian chests with handmade metal fittings and decorative rosemaling. The chest on the right is dated 1831.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Men in summer clothes stand in small groups outside of a large canvas tent. The men on the right wear badges with ribbons. In the background, a man in Na...
Description: The Prairie du Sac High School basketball team plays Lodi on Friday night. If the Prairie du Sac team were to win the game, it would share the Tri-County L...
Description: Devil's Lake from shore flanked by steep tree-covered hillsides. A small solitary rowboat floats near the distant shore.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: A hand-colored portrait of the Trimpey family cat, Fluffy, sitting in a basket.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: View of the Sauk City bridge as seen from the Roxbury side.
Description: A parade consisting of a band and baseball players walks down Main Street to celebrate the opening day of Little League baseball in Reedsburg.
Description: People playing golf on Thomas Ridge at Hillside Home School, an early progressive school operated by Ellen and Jane Lloyd Jones, aunts of Frank Lloyd Wrigh...
Date: 1946 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the city hall and library building with a car parked on the street in front of it.
Description: The photographer's wife, dressed in embroidered oriental jacket and plumed hat, stands holding a rose.
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: Color postcard of the rock formation called the Devil's Doorway in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees can be seen all around and it is autumn. The lake, bluffs...
Description: View of the First Methodist Church and surrounding buildings.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Van Hise Rock by Ableman's Narrows (Rock Springs), with dedication plaque. Rock Springs was called Ableman until 1947.
Description: Exterior view of the Milwaukee Road railroad station on the last day of operation by the line.
Description: A tractor parked in a newly plowed corner of a field.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A Native American (possibly Ho-Chunk) family rests at their campsite under a large tree. There is a bucket suspended over a small campfire.
Description: Colorized postcard of the rock formation called the Stone Face in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees and shrubs can be seen all around. The lake, bluffs and sk...
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