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Description: Wisconsin author August Derleth standing in front of his Sauk City home, "the Place of the Hawks."
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: The Island Woolen Mill dam and bridge over the Baraboo River. In the foreground is a concrete "pergola" which shades a small bench. Molded into a concrete...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of the Wisconsin River Bridge in the vicinity of Spring Green.
Description: A studio portrait of a double wedding. The wedding was held September 19, 1953 in Reedsburg, Wisconsin.
On the right is the wedding party of Norbert Me...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of Chicago, Northwestern Railroad tracks at Devil's Lake, chartered in 1859. To the right, power lines run the length of the Devil's Lake shoreline.
Description: A group of more than 70 draftees poses on the steps of the Sauk County Courthouse on the day they left Baraboo for Camp Grant near Rockford, Illinois. Most...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A worker stands at the controls of a generator, most likely in the temporary power house at the Prairie du Sac dam site. The steam driven generator produc...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of the Wisconsin River bridge.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Exterior of the Freie Gemeinde (Free Congregation or Free Thinkers) Hall.
Description: Exterior view of the Baraboo public library.
Description: View of Oak Street looking south.
Description: Group of swimmers in bathing suits along the shores of Lake Delton at Squire's Evergreen Retreat. Onlookers observe the activities: children play in the wa...
Description: View from the east bluff of lake with a motorboat. A geologic pinacle juts out from the lower left of the image.
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: Aerial view of many buildings in Reedsburg.
Description: Photographic postcard of the railroad tracks around the East Shore of the lake in Devil's Lake State Park. Telephone poles appear between the tracks and th...
Description: Six men and women and two dogs sitting in the shade at the park. A carved bench is in the foreground, and in the background are houses or cabins.
Date: 1915 before
Description: Workers pose in a doorway at the Prairie du Sac dam construction site. Two men appear to be working on a gas lamp, while others hold spools of wire, prepa...
Description: Two men stand on a rail car on the narrow gauge electric railroad crossing the river at the dam construction site. The portion of track in the background...
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