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Description: Tony Vielhuber picking up the tail of his 32 cattle on Hilltop Road near Rock Springs.
Description: Station manager Ron Nicols and an International Scout truck with plow outside Wisconsin's Very Live Radio station headquarters. WVLR shared quarters with C...
Description: Completed east portion of the first story of the generator room of the power house. Forms are in place at the west end.
Description: Wisconsin author August Derleth standing in front of his Sauk City home, "the Place of the Hawks."
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Kipp residence with a woman in the front yard reclining in a hammock.
Description: A view through the runway (tunnel) cast into the concrete structure of the power dam at Prairie du Sac.
Description: View of the Cliff House on the lake, with pine trees surrounding the property, and a cliff behind the building.
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: 1930 ca.
Description: An elderly woman in an old-fashioned dress sits and knits by a table in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: Colorized postcard with an elevated view of the pumping station. On the left is a bridge over the river, and buildings on a strip of land between the river...
Description: A young woman poses reclining and reading a magazine. She wears a bangled costume, tights, and dance slippers.
Description: View of the wood trellis fence and columns that frame the entrance gate to the Silver-Dale Resort. A group of people are sitting on the porch of a refreshm...
Description: View of an ice covered street, trees and houses. Text on back of photograph reads: "Sleet storm of February 22nd & 23rd/22. Looking west from street inters...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of a passenger train coming down the tracks at the Horseshoe Curve. Rock Springs was called Ableman until 1947.
Description: View down unpaved street towards the central business district. There is a drug store on the left decorated with flags, and the Farmers & Citizens Bank and...
Date: 1963-10-05 ca.
Description: View down the long tree-lined driveway of the Wendt farmhouse. A decorative fence post with a wheel is at the entrance to the driveway.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Pete Sprecher's Cafe and Bar on Water Street. A sign identifies the entrance to Pearl's Garden Dining Room. There are two benches and a penny weight machi...
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: The lawn of the Dell View Hotel.
Description: Dining room in the ranch-style home of Harold Baumgartner at 240 South Oak Street, showing dining table and chairs and a buffet.
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.
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