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Description: Members of the Arms family (and a friend?) pose on Bernard Arms's farm. From left to right are Nellie Arms, Bernard Arms, unidentified man with eyes rolled...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard of the rock formation called the Devil's Doorway in Devil's Lake State Park. The lake, bluffs, trees and sky are visible in the backgrou...
Date: date unknown
Description: View features a dirt street, horse-drawn wagons, storefronts, and several pedestrians walking on the sidewalk bordering the street. In the background is a...
Description: View down hill of the Enos Lloyd Jones farm with Hillside Home School and Romeo and Juliet in the background.
Description: View of Devil's Lake from the shore of the Kirkland Hotel, located at the southeast corner of the lake. There is building, perhaps a boathouse, on the shor...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: A deteriorating mining building seen from across a field.
Description: The first machinery at work sounding at the site for the power dam. Workmen pose near the carriage-mounted equipment. A horse-drawn wagon is in the backg...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Exterior view of The Big Store with two men standing outside its entrance.
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: A close-up view of a wooden fence that is painted white. Just behind the fence is a portion of a stone wall or old foundation. In the far background, a tre...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: A man in racing attire and goggles sits behind the wheel of a race car. There is a cement block building behind him with an open garage door.
Description: View of waterfall, bridge, Baraboo river, and town from the riverbank.
Description: Wisconsin author August Derleth standing in front of his Sauk City home, "the Place of the Hawks."
Description: View from street of German Baptist Church. There is a steeple above the arched entrance.
Description: A studio portrait of a young man in front of a painted backdrop wearing rubber boots holding his gun and a dead fox with his dog standing nearby.
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...
Description: Front view of the German Methodist church.
Description: A competitor in the State Cow Chip Tossing Contest has 30 seconds to choose her cow chip. The cow chips are specially made from cow manure.
Description: Elevated view of Mirror Lake Mill with bridge in foreground. Two women stand on the bridge looking down at the river.
Description: Elevated view of the Timme Mill and dam on Dell Creek at Mirror Lake. There is a large building with cupola, probably a granary, on the hill behind the mi...
Description: Albert Derleth, chief of the Sauk City Fire Department, and the department's fleet of equipment.
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