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Date: 1877 ca.
Description: "The Grand Regatta, at Devil's Lake, June 21st & 22nd, 1877." Spectators sit on the railroad bed at Devil's Lake.
Date: date unknown
Description: Colorized postcard of Balance Rock, a formation in Devil's Lake State Park. A tree is visible to the right and the lake, trees, bluffs and sky appear in th...
Description: Professor Fredrick Buerk, technical director of the Wisconsin Union theater and designer of the new playhouse's stage facilities, cleans a table on stage p...
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Close-up of original lighting dimmer board backstage at the Al. Ringling Theatre.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A shoemaker in striped work jacket and a tie works on a machine in his shop.
Description: Stereograph of a very large number of judges standing crowded at the very small end of a pier in Devil's Lake. The occasion is the Grand Regatta held June...
Description: Hawkins Service Station, located at 309 Seventh Avenue. The station has a pagoda style roof typical of stations designed between 1917 and 1930 by Alexande...
Description: Winnebago Enterprises trailer, advertising drive-up cigarette sales.
Description: View of exterior of the Honeymoon Cottage in Effinger Park. It features a screened porch. There are two other cottages behind it.
Date: 1878 ca.
Description: Swimming in the lake with the Cliff House in background. Cliff House was a resort hotel built shortly after 1872, when Devil's Lake was reached by rail. Bo...
Description: View of the post office.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A spring view of a large garden with tulips and ornamental trees in bloom. There is a bench and trellis in the garden. A two-story frame house with a large...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A young woman sits on a log which lies over a stream bed in a wooded area.
Description: Elevated view of Devil's Doorway rock formation. Far below is Devil's Lake and the opposite shoreline with bluffs in the distance.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Unidentified man wearing medals, in studio pose apparently as orator, with raised hand.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A full-length studio portrait of a young woman, possibly a dancer, in costume.
Description: A few trees and some suburban homes are adjacent to Saint John's (German) Lutheran Church in Baraboo.
Description: A view of a cluttered office, possibly that of the photographer, with several desks and two typewriters. There is a large model train on a mantle above a s...
Description: Boats park at a landing on Devil's Lake. The small wooden structure stands among trees at the shore.
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.
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