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Description: Lewis, LuRay, Nellie and Bernard Arms arrive at Devil's Lake in a maroon DeSoto convertible automobile. This was the day after Lewis and LuRay's wedding.
Description: A boy poses in the excavation site for the power house within the coffer dam. He is standing on the narrow gauge tracks; the high trestle is in the backg...
Date: date unknown
Description: An exterior view of the Van Orden house. At the bottom is a handwritten note that reads: "Now Sauk Co Hist Soc'y Bldg."
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A young woman sits on the floor, one arm resting on an open dresser drawer, gazing into the distance and holding a letter. She is wearing an old-fashioned...
Description: Seven women and a man pose on a large boulder in front of a wall-like rock formation probably in Parfrey's Glen.
Description: Exterior view of the Hillside Home School, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in 1901 and constructed over the next two years.
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: Women in hats in foreground, with railroad tracks below and sign that says, "Look out for the cars", and "While the bell rings the whistle blows." Very lik...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Map showing buildings formerly used as Ringling Brothers Circus winter quarters along with adjoining buildings.
Description: Interior of room at House on the Rock looking out the large windows. In the foreground is a staircase with a railing.
Description: Colorized postcard view of the interior of the theatre as seen from a rear box in the main auditorium.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: View of the Sauk City bridge as seen from the Roxbury side.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: This was the first bridge built across the Wisconsin River, constructed about 1850, although it was not opened to traffic until 1852. It was torn down in 1...
Date: 1940 after
Description: The entrance to "Place of Hawks", the home of author August Derleth, built in 1940. The stone house is roofed with a kind of thatch.
Description: Proposed Methodist church for a congregation in Spring Green, Wisconsin, drawn by Marcus Weston with input from architect Frank Lloyd Wright. The drawings...
Description: Workers attempt to secure the trestle against high water on the Wisconsin River during construction of the power dam.
Description: View down a narrow wooden walkway through rock formations at Congress Hall, on the Dell View Resort property.
Description: Power dam construction workers pause during a meal in the camp dining room. Oil lamps hang from the ceiling; overhead electric lights are also installed.
Description: A young girl practices her trumpet on a dairy farm.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of the Wisconsin River Bridge in the vicinity of Spring Green.
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: Color postcard of a rock formation above the lake in Devil's Lake State Park. The lake, bluffs, trees and sky are visible in the background.
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