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McCord Rock, Devil's Rock, Donald's Rock, Preacher's Cap | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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McCord Rock, Devil's Rock, Donald's Rock, Preacher's Cap

McCord Rock, Devil's Rock, Donald's Rock, Preacher's Cap | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
View of a farmstead with fences, haystacks and a wooden outbuilding.  Two men pose on top of McCord Rock, one of them saluting with his hat. Also known as Devil's Rock and Donald's Rock and Dahl listed the view for sale in his 1876 descriptive list as "Preacher's Cap, Springdale, Wis."  The rock rises above the valley of the Sugar River.
DESCRIPTION
View of a farmstead with fences, haystacks and a wooden outbuilding. Two men pose on top of McCord Rock, one of them saluting with his hat. Also known as Devil's Rock and Donald's Rock and Dahl listed the view for sale in his 1876 descriptive list as "Preacher's Cap, Springdale, Wis." The rock rises above the valley of the Sugar River.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:26131
Creation Date:circa 1876
Creator Name:Dahl, Andreas Larsen, 1844-1923
City:Springdale, Town of
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Andreas Larsen Dahl photographs, 1870-1880, 1910-1915
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:(D31)133
Original Dimensions:4 x 5 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Compare with Image ID 26130. Reproduced and described in David Mandel's Settlers of Dane County: The Photographs of Andreas Larsen Dahl. (Dane County Cultural Affairs Commission, 1985.) p. 76-78.
SUBJECTS
Farmhouses
Landforms
Fences
Men
Outdoor photography
Formations (Geology)

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