Devil’s Lake Collection
Located at the Nature Center
Copied Sept & Oct 2006
Sauk County Historical Society
Alvah Boat. At Messenger landing, c. 1900
Baraboo Plane 1911. first plane to land in Baraboo
Barn, NW Corner
Bath House 1
Bath House 2
Bath House, Bridge. New bath house, old bridge to cottage area. Dec. 1936.
Bath House Construction 2. Pouring floor. Nov. 1936. North Shore
Bath House Construction 3. Interior, basement. Dec. 1936.
Bath House Construction 4. Interior, basement. C. 1936.
Bath House Construction 1. Clearing land for a new bath house.
Bath House, North Shore 2, 1938
Bath House, North Shore 1, 1938
Bath House Shore.
Bath House, South Shore 1, built 1957
Bath House, South Shore 2, built 1957
Beach. C. 1920's
Bird Feeder, Claude house
Bird Mound 1920.
Blasting Shelter. Used around 1910.
Bldg Near Cliff House. People in front.
Boat, Minniwaukan, 1st steamboat on Devil’s Lk, launched Aug. 5, 1869, steamed up and made
3 trips the following day, Mrs. Abraham Lincoln, Ella Wheeler Wilcox & U.S. General
Grant were passengers on the boat when they visited the lake.
Boat 3, in dry dock
Boat House 1860, at Devil’s Lake, drawing.
Boat Landing. Early 1900's, two men on pier
Boat, Wisconsin 1
Boat, Wisconsin 2
Boat, Wisconsin 3
Boatmen. Albert Marquardt, center; Fred Martin, standing left; north shore, c. 1900. “Candy and Ice Cream stand was also part of this concession, which was run by Gustave Marquardt, brother of Albert.”
Borrow Pit. Near RR Tracks, in winter. C. 1936.
Buggy, with people
Building Site. In winter. Stones, people.
Cahoon Mine, c. 1935.
Campers, 1959. Car, tents.
Campers 1, family
Campers 2, trailer
Campers 3, man in front of trailer
Campers 4, 2 women, man in front of camper, c. 1940's
Campers 5, car & tent, c. 1932
Campers 6, family, c. 1950's
Campers 7, lady & dog
Campers 8, girl & 2 boys
Campers 9, man in hammock
Campers 10, lady by trailer
Campers 11, man, woman, hammock, 1940
Campers 12, family, c. 1950's
Campers, July 1959. Cars, tents.
Campers, July 1961. Tents, cars, camping trailer.
Campground 1936. Picnic tables.
Campground 1945. Postcard. South Shore.
Caterpillar. Plowing snow. C. 1936.
CCC 1936, workers outside a building.
CCC, 2 men, color. Lawrence Taresa, Madison; Clarence Van Leeuwen, Utility man, 1936.
CCC 3, Water tower
CCC 4, Parking lot
CCC 5, Log signs pointing the way to sites on the lake.
CCC 6, lines of man, possibly waiting in a chow line.
CCC 7, Storage bin, possibly for rock or cement.
CCC 8, men building a rock path.
CCC 9, men standing at attention near barracks.
CCC 10, view of camp from the bluff.
CCC 11, view of camp from the water tower.
CCC 12, workers taking a break.
CCC Barracks, colorized view inside barracks.
CCC Bird Feeders.
CCC Camp 1, “The Civilian Conservation Corps worked in the park from 1934 to 1941. This is a view of their camp in 1935. Other buildings were added later. This area is now used for indoor group camping. The only buildings still standing are: 1. Restrooms, 2. Barracks & Kitchen, 3. A storage & work shed.
CCC Camps, in Wisconsin map.
CCC Foremen, sitting on rocks.
CCC Poster 1, Civilian Conservation Corps
CCC Poster 2, Recruiting poster
CCC Sign 2, Recruiting poster
CCC Sign 3, Red Elfman, Wm Terwall, Oscar Schneider, Ray Reinhand, Richard Wagner
CCC Sign, Camp Devils Lake
CCC Truck, men loaded on trucks, off to a day’s work. Man standing by truck on left is Ray Powell; Eugene Obert is man on right, shirt sleeves rolled up, City Engineer at Portage; Albin R. Carlson
(a carpenter), standing on extreme right, hands in pockets.
Chateau 1, North shore
Chateau 2, North shore
Chateau 3, North shore, in winter
Chateau 4, North shore, c. 1920
Chateau 5, North shore, c. 1930
Chateau Cottages 1, c. late 1930's
Chateau Cottages 2, in winter
Chateau Cottages 3
Civil Eng Building, Civil Engineering Camp, c. 1950-58.
Civil Eng House, Civil Engineering Camp, c. 1950-58.
Civil Eng Kitchen, Civil Engineering Camp, c. 1950-58. Kitchen & Commissary.
Civil Eng Sleep Trailer, Civil Engineering Camp, c. 1950-58. And storage shed.
Civil Eng Toilet 1, Civil Engineering Camp, c. 1950-58.
Civil Eng Toilet 2, Civil Engineering Camp, c. 1950-58. Student Toilet & washroom
Civil Eng Toilet 3, Civil Engineering Camp, c. 1950-58. Student Toilet
Civil Eng Toilet 4, Civil Engineering Camp, c. 1950-58. Men’s & Women’s Toilet
Civil Eng Toilet 1, Civil Engineering Camp, c. 1950-58. Instructor’s toilet & washroom
Claude Dining Room
Claude East Porch
Claude East Side Woodshed
Claude Family 4
Claude Family 9, Home of Louis J. Claude, between Waterhead-Ambleside-Westmoreland, England. Drawing by Jane Claude Cannon.
Claude Family 9, lady
Claude Family 13, lady
Claude Family 14, man
Claude Family 15, man
Claude Family 16, lady
Claude Family 17, 2 men, 2 ladies
Claude Fence, split rail fence
Claude Fireplace 2. Letter written by “Ellie” in 1998 says: “My brother has the leopard skin that is hanging over the chair. On the mantle the....my mother has the candle sticks, cup & saucers.”
Claude Fireplace 3. See above.
Claude Fireplace, hand-carved by Mr. Claude.
Claude Home England, “Drawing made by Aunt Mary Claude of Louis J. Claude on the porch at Rothe Bank near Ambleside, England, L. Claude 6 years, c. 1823.” Drawing.
Claude House 1, in winter
Claude House 10, summer
Claude House 11, summer
Claude House 12, 3 ladies in front
Claude House 13, summer
Claude House 14, man & horse in front
Claude House 15, hand colored, lake in background
Claude House 16, summer
Claude House 17, with rail fence
Claude House 1888
Claude House 1889, in summer
Claude House 1938, in winter
Claude House 2, summer
Claude House 3, with car in front
Claude House 4,
Claude House 5, lake in background
Claude House 6, winter
Claude House 7, winter
Claude House 8, summer
Claude House 9, with lady in front
Claude House. Sign says 1857, the date the house was built.
Claude, Louis, age 16 (photo by Curtiss, Madison)
Claude, Louisa Agusta, grandmother of Louis & Louisa Claude
Claude, Louis. Grandfather of Louis J. Claude, photo taken from lithograph made by his daughter, Dorothea Claude Cannon.
Claude, Louise 1
Claude, Louise 2
Claude LR, Living Room
Claude LR 2, Living Room
Claude Parlor 2
Claude Pasture, view of the lake
Claude Rail Fence
Claude South Porch
Claude Stained Glass, window
Claude Stained Glass Entrance
Claude, W. Gate. House, fence.
Claude Wood Storage Shed, with 1857 sign
Cliff House & Pavilion.
Cliff House 1
Cliff House 2, “Bird’s Eye View”
Cliff House 3, people in front
Cliff House 4, from front
Cliff House 5, from front
Cliff House 6, from front
Cliff House 7, from front
Cliff House 8, in winter
Cliff House 9, people on porches
Cliff House 10, lakefront view
Cliff House 11, from above
Cliff House 13. In winter. Side view showing kitchen, ice house, milk house, dining room, side porch.
Cliff House 14. View from top of East Bluff. Also visible are railroad tracks and beach.
Cliff House Annex
Cliff House Annex 2, people around
Cliff House Annex 3, man in front
Cliff House Annex 4, People around
Cliff House Annex 5, man in front
Cliff House by Lake. Viewed from in the lake.
Cliff House Desk, men at front desk in lobby, on right is Wm Pearl, manager. Post office on left.
Cliff House Dining, with tables set
Cliff House Dining 2
Cliff House Fishermen, at boat landing
Cliff House Pavilion
Cliff House Pavilion 2
Cliff House People Stereo, 1886
Cliff House Rd, road to Cliff House on North Shore
Cliff House Regatta 2, 1877, boat races
Cliff House Regatta 1877, boat races
Cliff House Stereo 2, view towards lake
Cliff House Stereo 3, view from the lake shore
Cliff House Stereo 4, view from croquet court
Cliff House Stereo 5, from porch, looking towards lake
Cliff House Stereo 6. People on porch.
Cliff House Stereo, 1886
Cliff House, viewed from above
Cottage Williamson, along the lake
Cottages 1955, along lake shore
Cottages 2, North shore, c. 1940's
Cottages 3, in winter, c. 1940's
Croquet Players. c. 1903. Ladies playing croquet.
Cut S. Shore 2. Building RR tracks.
Cut S. Shore. Building RR bridge.
Denzer Store. Interior shot.
Depot c 1930.
Depot. Lake View Hotel sign on left.
Dining Room 1
Dining Room 2
DL Quarry 1, 1920's. The pit.
DL Quarry 2, 1920's. Men in front of shed
DL Quarry 3, 1920's. The pit.
DL Quarry 4, 1920's. Crew at the pit.
DL Quarry 5, 1920's. Crew at the pit.
.Dressing Court. In new bath house. Dec. 1936.
E. Bluff, 1920's
E. Bluff Quarry, 1907. Looking across the lake.
Eagle Craig 1860, at Devil’s Lake, drawing
Eagle Craig, 1870. In front of house. People, horse. Mike Powers, hired man.
East Bluff RR Tracks. Before 1895.
East Trail. Postcard.
Elephant Cave, 1880's. Stereo Card
Elephant Rock, with much graffiti
Employees 1983. At Devil’s Lake. L-R: Jeff Lepley, Maintenance Foreman; Tom Brockley, Carpenter; Dave Bouche, Assistant Superintendent of Maintenance & Development; Ken Lange, Naturalist; Melody Wartzok, Assistant Superintendent of Law Enforcement & Public Contact; Lyle Reinfeldt, Park Ranger; Wayne Schutte, Superintendent; Ed McFarlane, Mechanic; Jim Janowak, Natural Resources Assistant; Caryl Pfaff, Secretary and Receptionist; Dennis Steinke, Natural Resources Assistant; Jim Froelich, Natural Resources Assistant.
Employees 1984. See photo for names.
Family Descriptions 1
Family Descriptions 2
Family Hikers. c. 1900. On top of the bluffs.
Farmers Picnic. People in field waiting for train.
Fireplace 1. c. 1917, Mrs. Taylor & children. Chimney revomed in 1930's to prevent people from
lighting fires. Cottage was removed years before that.
Fireplace 2. Lady sitting on remnants of fireplace & chimney.
Fireplace 3. c. 1915. Young man standing on fireplace.
GAR Band Camping
Gas Station, Sinclair station near the park, price 19 cents/gallon
Geology Students, from Northwestern University, 1910
Golf Course 1. Baraboo Golf Club, Devil’s Lake. 1941. 9-hole course. Clubhouse is now Nature Center.
Golf Course 2. Baraboo Golf Club, Devil’s Lake. 1941
Golf Course 3. Baraboo Golf Club, Devil’s Lake. 1941
Gravel Pit. South end of lake in winter.
Hayride 1. Aug. 1911. Adults and kids on hay wagon pulled by horse. “Hayrack rides, annual
entertainment for the guests in the adjoining cut-over hay meadows and sometimes as far as the
Dells & Baraboo. We seldom joined these all day drives, perhaps only once in 14 years. But I find
at left, foreground, three famine members of group Agnes Anderson, our La Crosse guest, age 13,
myself 11and my ___?, age 13, Stephen age 7, must have been out of view.
Headquarters 5, under construction
Headquarters 6, under construction
Headquarters 7, this old park office was a Luther cottage. Later moved & used as golf pro shop at Baraboo golf course. Eventually torn down.
Henry, Louise, born Claude, born 5 April 1798; died 15 July 1839. Sketch made 1840.
High Water 1, North shore, c. 1940's
High Water 1920's
High Water 1973-1, picnic table
High Water 1973-2, South shore road
High Water 1973-3, crossing road
High Water 1973-4
High Water 1973-5
High Water 1973-6
High Water North Shore.
Hikers 1, 1919, man on top of tall rock
Hikers 1, men & women, pre 1900
Hikers 2, 1919, six young men on rock
Hikers 3, 1919, young men & horse on rock outcrop
Hikers c. 1890. Climbing the bluffs.
Hikers c. 1900. Boy and man on top of bluffs.
Hikers on Bluffs, pre 1900
Hikers. On the rocks along lake.
Hikers. Young people on rock on bluffs.
Hopkin’s Quarry, later used by CCC for source of stone for their projects.
Indian Marker 1910, on NW corner of picnic area, North shore
Indian Marker 1920-1, bent tree on North shore
Indian Marker 1920-2, bent tree on North shore
Indian Marker 1936, woman on bent tree trunk
Install Plumbing. Dec. 1936. In new bath house.
John Muir Boat. Postcard. Paddle wheeler on the lake.
Kids on Boat. August 1900. “In striped sweater, my brother, Stephen Marteudale (or Masteudale) V, age 6, at our pier by Cottage No. 1of ten extending along the shore line North shore by Chicago & N.W. depot, with children of other cottage guests.
Kirk Footbridge, near Kirkland
Kirk’s Barn 1
Kirk’s Barn 2, 1912
Kirkland 1, people on a rail handcar, 1897.
Kirkland 1895 Stereo.
Kirkland 1910. Pavilion, postcard.
Kirkland 2, woman & baby on front porch.
Kirkland Boat Landing 1.
Kirkland Boat Landing 1. man on pier
Kirkland Dining Hall. Ladies doing the wash outside building.
Kirkland Dining Rm
Kirkland Grape Arbor, Stereo Card
Kirkland Hotel 1, postcard
Kirkland Hotel 2, and cottage
Kirkland Hotel 3, front view
Kirkland House 1
Kirkland House 2, 1939
Kirkland Pavilion 1, in winter
Kirkland Pavilion 2, in winter
Kirkland Pavilion 3, postcard
Kirkland People 1903. Note with photos reads: “We gathered for the picture but activities except for an annual hay ride of the collagers were very much family affairs. The pavilion served delicious meals available to our guests and selves. From left: 1. Oldest son in the Chicago Meyers family who occupied the last lakeside in the row (No. 10) every year for a month. The father of the family is at right end. Mr. Terwilliger, the tall man with straw hat stands behind and to the left of Mr. Meyers Sr. He was, I suppose, owner as well as Manager. Another Meyers son has his arms around the dog in cart at center of group. 6. The station agent for the N.W. Railroad station as pictured – the entrance X the resort. 8. My older sister, Henretta. 11. (Benind) my mother, Mrs. Stephen Martiudale (fathers joined us weekends and usually more of ten, taking train back and forth). 12. Partially obscured, my young brother, Stephen V. 13. Young Meyer mentioned above and next behind is myself. The resort and the lake, pavilion enroute with cottages along edge of lake, facing South, were in the direction we were facing in the picture. When we climbed the rocky bluffs we started across the railroad tracks thru a beautiful fenced meadow land to reach the bluff.”
Kirkland RR Tracks. c. 1905.
Kirkland Shore. Two couples going for a boat ride.
Kirkland Wine Cellar 1, “Torn down in 1925. Wine was made from grapes raised in Kirk’s vineyard, stored in basement and served the following year in room above cellar.”
Kirkland Wine Cellar 2
Kirkland Wine Cellar 3, people standing on porch
Koshawago Clubhouse 1
Koshawago Clubhouse 2, in color
Kunce, Alfred. In boat, “Herfort Launch 1915.”
Ladies on Rocks
Lagoon Crossing. Dirt trail.
Lake, Birds Eye, view from above
Lake View Hotel Ad 1
Lake View Hotel Ad 2
Lake View Hotel Beach
Lake View Hotel Guest, seated on bench in front of hotel.
Lake View Hotel Workers, standing in front of hotel.
Lake View Hotel 1, view along lake
Lake View Hotel 2, panoramic view of hotel.
Lake View Hotel 3, Lower floor, dance hall; 2nd floor, dining, kitchen; 3rd floor, rooms.
Lake View Hotel 4
Lake View Hotel 5, postcard, 1906
Lake View Hotel 6, postcard, 1914
Lange, Ken, with kids on Nature Hike, July 1983
Lincoln Plaque. June 3, 1903. “The great granite rock from which President Roosevelt addressed the people of Freeport, Ill, this week was taken from Devil’s Lake, Wisconsin, some months ago by funds raised by members of the Freeport Women’s Club. It marks the historic spot on which Lincoln and Douglas stood in one of their seven memorable debates. The rock is so large that it was necessary to hire the Chicago & Northwestern wrecker in order to lift piece of rock upon cars in order to carry it away.”
Loading Rock. Along RR tracks.
Loddie’s Mill & Dam. Painting by J.F. Gasser.
Log Cabin East Bluff 1
Log Cabin East Bluff 2, Stereo card
Log Cabin, Last. “Log building on East Sauk Road between Devil’s Lake and Sauk Prairie. Supposed to be the last building in Sauk County covered with shakes or oak shingles made by hand. Jardo or Jardeau once burned charcoal here about 1890. Picture June 19, 1925.”
Logging. Horse pulling large log on sled, man standing on log. Location unknown.
Low Water North Shore, from above
Lynx Mound North Shore
Mapping 1928-1, L-R: Wilgus, Dahlgren, Huncziker, Gallatin, Veselsky, Luebkerman, Ashley, Eberhardt, Crook (or Cook), L.L. Thivaites. Mapping 1928.”
Mapping 1928-2, “Mapping class, Kirkland Lodge. April 21, 1928. McKee, Krumholtz, Bean, Morris, Fielder, Frederickson, Calif, Overstreet, Mickelson, Perko, Mrs. Holscher, Chamberlin, Marucheck, Hanners, Curtiss, Paulson, Burkeley, Tommy, Thwaites, Twenhofel, Bemis. F Thwaites, photographer.
Mapping 1928-3. “Conference over the table on East Bluff. Gaenslen, Graetz, F.T.T. Wilcox. Fred Thwaites, Photographer.
Marquardt 1, 2 ladies on rocks (Marquardt photos from Ella Marquardt album)
Marquardt 2, 2 ladies on rocks
Marquardt 3, Mr. Patterson from Chicago (took the Marquardt photos)
Marquardt 4, lady blowing horn, possibly calling her family
Marquardt 5, lady on rock outcrop
Marquardt 6, 2 ladies on rocks overlooking South shore
Messenger Cabin 1887, boys at cabin on Messenger Shore. L-R: H.C. Page, Mike Cunningham, Charles Williams, Willie Crouch, Howard Potter, Bruce Strolhess (reclining).
Messenger House 1930
Messenger House, High Water
Messenger Shore 1890
Messenger Shore Cabin, 1969
Messenger Shore, early 1950's
Messenger Shore, postcard
Mattieu, Marie Judith; died 1828, great grandmother Claude, mother of Louis Claude, died 1828; grandmother of Louis J. Claude, died 1893; original portrait in Oshkosh Museum.
Millan 1916-1, possibly bee hives
Millan 1916-2, North shore
Millan 1916-3, prairie
Mini-Wauken 1. Steam powered excursion boat.
Mini-Wauken 2. Steam powered excursion boat. Enlargement from Mini-Wauken 1 photo.
Mound, N. Shore.
Muellen 1948-1, men, possibly at the quarry
Muellen 1948-2, boat landing in the Dells
Muellen 1948-3, rustic road near the lake
Mueller 1, South side
Mueller 2, South side
Mueller 3, looking North across lake from South side
Mueller 4, North Moraine
Native American on Bluff. c. 1910-15
Nature Hike, 1965. At Balance Rock. With Kent Smith.
Nature Hike, kids on bluffs, c. 1983
North Shore Parking
North Shore, view across lake
North Shore View
NPS Clerks Office. 1936. (National Park Service).
NW U Students, 1910. Northwestern University students.
Oats Shocks. Somewhere on the bluffs.
Office. Car. C. 1930's.
Old Campsite. RR tracks crossing.
Old Settlers Cabin 1, 2 men seated
Old Settler’s Cabin 2, Canfield standing outside
Old Settler’s Cabin & Tree House, of Wm Canfield
Overpass 1. Rock structure, with a road under.
Overpass 2. Same as Overpass 1.
Palisade Development. Road, cows along side.
Palisade Park AD-1, brochure
Palisade Park AD-2, brochure
Palisade Park AD-3, brochure
Palisade Park AD-4, brochure
Palisade Park Guests
Palisade Park, postcard
Panoramic Hotel 1, postcard
Panoramic Hotel 2, c. 1929
Parfrey’s Glen 1, 1897, looking up near bend, photo by Wm H. Dudley
Parfrey’s Glen 2, 1897, falls in upper end, photo by Wm H. Dudley
Parfrey’s Glen 3, 1889, people
Park Crew 1951. 9/29/51. At Jim Halstead’s Cottages. Larry Zanto, A. Potter, Ralph Tuttle, Bill
Sweatland, Frank Marquardt, Herman Luther, Ralf Halvorsen, Fritz Kesar, Hank Wilson,
Peck’s Corners School. c. 1904.
People Devils Lake, people position themselves to spell out “Devils Lake”
People on Pier, pre 1900
Pfeffer, Anton Gottlieb. Self Portrait, original in Oshkosh museum. Father of Louisa Agusta Pfeffer Claude; grandfather of Louis J. Claude; great grandfather of Louis & Louise Claude.
Pier 2, c. 1900, in front of old lime cellar on South shore, cattle watering place beyond pier
Pier 3, North end, boat
Pier, North Shore
Pine Hollow 1948. Men logging, truck. Hubert Thompson on truck. Albert Potter on right.
Pothole, circular depression in a rock
Quarry 1, 1948. Dump cars on track.
Quarry 1, railroad car and tracks along shore, 1912
Quarry 2, 1948. Men loading cars.
Quarry 2, workmen with crusher in background, 1897
Quarry 3, 1948. Loading RR Car.
Quarry 3, rock crusher, 1912
Quarry 4, 1948. Loading RR Car.
Quarry 4, men working, with horse or mule, 1897
Quarry 5, 1948. Tracks along quarry.
Quarry 5, on North shore, 1912
Quarry 6, 1948. Power shovel & truck.
Quarry 6, train engine and flat cars, 1912
Quarry 7, 1948. Workmen.
Quarry 8, 1948. Workman loading hopper car.
Quarry Bldg. Along RR tracks.
Quarry Crew. Mostly Italians.
Quarry, R.S. Men in front of building, sitting on railcar.
Quarry, R.S. Men
Raking Beach. Spring cleanup 1968. L-R: Lyle Reinfeldt, Willis Haltz, Bill Vatter.
Refractory Crusher. And switch engine for hauling rock from quarry to loading trestle.
Ringling Cottage 1. On South shore.
Ringling Cottage 1969. Color photo.
Ringling House & Cottage.
Ringling House 1. Side view.
Ringling House 2. Front view.
Ringling House 3. Front view.
Ringling Ice House.
Road, 1917. Possibly South Shore road
Rock Portrait, stereo card, 1886
Rocky Arbor 1949. Doc. Thompson, Hubert Thompson, Albert Potter, Fritz Kesar.
RR Bridge. Aug. 13, 1896. Track construction.
RR C&N-WR Engine. Number 101. Aug. 13, 1896.
RR Channel Cut. Aug. 13, 1896. Track construction.
RR Construction Engine. Aug. 13, 1896. Track construction.
RR Crossing at Lake.
RR Crossing NS. Old crossing on North Shore.
RR Crossing, Old. C. 1930's.
RR Crossing S Shore. 1937. Cottage area & concession cottages on right.
RR Depot N Shore.
RR Engine 769.
RR Engine on Curve.
RR Laying Ties. Aug. 13, 1896. Track construction.
RR Laying Track. Aug. 13, 1896.
RR Over River. Aug. 13, 1896. Track construction. Two tracks.
RR Station S Shore. 1937.
RR Station S Shore 2. 1937.
RR Steam Shovel in Cut. Aug. 13, 1896. Track construction.
RR Steam Shovel 2. Aug. 13, 1896. Track construction.
RR Steam Shovel 3
RR Steam Shovel. Aug. 13, 1896. Track construction.
RR Steam Shovels. Aug. 13, 1896. Track construction.
RR Track Construction 3. Aug. 13, 1896. Track construction. Looking South
RR Tracks Construction 2. Aug. 13, 1896. Track construction. Looking North
RR Tracks Construction. Aug. 13, 1896.
RR Tracks Curve. On east shore.
RR Tracks, Man. C. 1930's.
RR Tracks. Double track.
RR Train, 1920's.
RR Trestle 2. Aug. 13, 1896. Track construction.
RR Trestle 3. Aug. 13, 1896. Track construction.
RR Trestle 4. Aug. 13, 1896. Track construction.
RR Trestle. Aug. 13, 1896. Track construction.
RR Tunnel 2. Aug. 13, 1896. Track construction. Creek runs through it.
RR Tunnel 3. Aug. 13, 1896. Track construction. Creek runs through it.
RR Tunnel Building. Aug. 13, 1896. Track construction.
RR Tunnel. Aug. 13, 1896. Track construction.
Rustic Road, view from front gate facing east
S. Beach 1, 1959. July.
S. Beach 2, 1959. People.
S. Shore Rd. 1920. Car going along dirt road, next to lake.
Sauk County Jail
Schirmer Well Drill 1. Edward Schirmer well drilling equipment.
Schirmer Well Drill 2. Edward Schirmer well drilling equipment.
Schirmer Well Drill 3. Edward Schirmer well drilling equipment.
Schirmer Well Drill 4. Edward Schirmer well drilling equipment
SE Bluff Stereo. From above, looking towards lake.
Section Crew 2. Railroad men working at East bluff.
Section Crew. Railroad workers.
Setting Tables, 1968. Men loading or unloading picnic tables. Bill Vatter, left; Lyle Reinfeldt.
Sewrage Line Installation. 1971.
South Shore 1
South Shore 1925, looking NW
South Shore 1925-2, looking NE
South Shore 2, looking west, Kirk & Hopkins farms
South Shore 3, looking NE
South Shore 4, air view looking west
South Shore 5, Oct. 26, 1974, by Ken Lange
South Shore Road 1, rustic road
South Shore Road 2, mud road along lake, 1912
Split Rock. On bluffs.
Stakes on Land.
Steamboat. View from RR tracks.
Store Fronts. Location unknown.
Super Home 1, Superintendent’s residence, log home, North shore, torn down in 1963
Super Home 2, Superintendent’s residence, log home, North shore, torn down in 1963
Super Home 3, Superintendent’s residence, log home, North shore, torn down in 1963
Swim Pier, long object is a slide, North shore
Swimmers, Early 20's.
Switch Engine. Near quarry, on south face of East bluff, 1927.
Tar Paper Cabin, located next to Old Settler’s Cabin & Canfield Tree house
Threshing Crew 2. On a farm.
Threshing Crew. With threshing machine, steam tractor, horses.
Toboggan Run 1940-1, Jan. 1940. Located on same hill as Nature Center. Ran down hill into lake.
Toboggan Run 1940-2
Toboggan Run 1940-3, lake end of the slide
Toboggan Slide, in winter
Tower 1. Was located on West Bluff. Capital dome in Madison visible on a clear day.
Tower 2. Same as Tower 1.
Trash Dive, “3 Little Devils” Trash & Treasure Dive, 1980. To help clean out the lake.
Treadwell 1, Dr. Treadwell on South Shore, 1889
Treadwell 2, Hunters & Fishermen
Treadwell 3, Hunters & Fishermen along railroad tracks
Tree Planting. Men holding tree. Caterpillar pulling. C. 1936.
Trucks, 1936. Men working.
Turk’s Head, 2 men, lots of graffiti
Tuttle, Ralph, & his wife. At retirement party 23 Jan. 1979
Upsom Cottage, built in 1856-57, located SE corner of lake at Kirkland, cottage was removed to build the Kirk Hotel.
UW Students 1930, Hopkins House
Vineyard, at Eagle Craig, advertisement
Vineyard Eagle Craig 1890
Wagon Ride in Lake. Near Kirkland.
Walnut Cottage, Lake View farm
Warner Road 1936, approach to North shore
Warner Road To Be, this was identified as possibly being the future route of Warner Road.
Water Main Install. C. 1936.
Water Reservoir 1. Underground water reservoir construction. C. 1936.
Water Reservoir 2. Underground water reservoir construction. C. 1936.
Water Skier. Color Postcard.
Water Slide 1
Water Slide 2
Weigand, Mrs. On right. Mother of Theodore & Meta Weigand of Weigand’s Bay.
West Bluff 1930's, train passing by
West Bluff, Kirk’s Landing
Winter Bath House. Looking west. C. 1936.
Winter Cottage. C. 1930's.
Winter Cottages. C. 1930's.
Winter Office. Office, ladies toilet on right.
Wis Excursion Boat. In 1935. The “Wisconsin” operated on lake from c. 1915 to 1936.
Ziemer Cottage. Located in bluffs. Mr. Ziemer opened a palisade development to sell 300 lots. After he died of typhoid after drinking nearby spring water, no one wanted the property.