Ableman - Rock Springs
Sauk County Historical Society
Ableman Band, 2-2002DG, 1910, seated, L-R: ?, ?, Will barthenbach,?, Will Holtz, ?, Will
Dwars. Standing: Ernest Dettman,?, Paul Bittrich, ?, Mack Daniels, Ernest Mueller, Bentley, ?, Gus Bender
Ableman Band, 1906, front row, 2nd from left is Edward H. Pfaff (married Adeline Lange,
July 13, 1912 in town of Excelsior. Loaned to copy by Mrs. Carol McIntyre, 432 Berkley
Blvd., Bbo, 2004
Ableman Commencement, 2-2002EE, Mar. 26, 1920, State Graded School. Class: Lucy B.
Lange, Erma J. Bender, Reuben R. Black, Myrtle V. Block, Verne P. Dreifke, Mabel A.
Geissler, Amy M. Pfaff, Herbert O. Schneider, Rosella A. Steinhorst, Emil A. Herritz.
Ableman Curve, c. 1909, Loaned to copy by Mrs. Carol McIntyre, 432 Berkley Blvd., Bbo, 2004
Ableman Home, UN898
Ableman Quarry, UN1097, early 1900's
Ableman Quarry, UN1140, c. early 1900's, Wis. Granite Co.
Ableman, UN793, 1920
Covered Bridge, Loaned to copy by Mrs. Carol McIntyre, 432 Berkley Blvd., Bbo, 2004
Covered Bridge, 2-2005AA, “Bridge over Baraboo River, north of Ableman. Taken 1924. Torn
away in1924. See Baraboo Weekly News, Aug. 7, 1924.
Covered Bridge, 2-2005P, 1924. Bridge over Narrow’s Creek. From left: Dr. A. B. Stout, Miss
Jacobson, Mrs. H.E. Cole
Damaged engine, UN1894, at Ableman, 1884
Damaged engine, UN1922, at Ableman, 1884
Float, “Bum’s Roost”, “Up to date Sports, Effinger Beer on Tap”, Loaned to copy by Mrs. Carol
McIntyre, 432 Berkley Blvd., Bbo, 2004
Flood, 15-2001J, rear of building
Flood, 15-2001K, Main St., near gas pumps
Flood, 15-2001L, looking down Main St.
Flood, 15-2001M, looking down Main St.
Krey Saloon, Ed. Krey Saloon, Rock Springs. Px loaned from Ardell Albers (via Donna Lange)
Krey, Mrs., in Rock Springs. Px loaned from Ardell Albers (via Donna Lange
Machinery, 2-2002DH, L: Mr. Kemp, superintendent; R: Ralph Mattix
Men, 2-2003KD, from Rock Springs area. L-R: Elrich Bender, Herb Goe__cke, Henry Behnke,
Henry Hole?, Otto Meyer, Everet Beth, Adolph Holz, Henry? Behnke, Wm Kimke?,
Wm C. Holtz, Walter Behnke, Albert Beth, Bill Carlin, Bill Holtz.
Narrows, 16-2001DP, c. 1912, Railroad tracks in background
Narrows Creek, UN792, confluence of Narrows Creek & Baraboo River at Rock Springs
Narrows Creek, UN1111, near Ableman
Photo Gallery, 79-1907C, gallery of Samuel D. Coates
Quarry, 9-2002F, the Narrows, Ableman
Red Rock Quarry, UN649, Men working
Rock Springs School, 10-1984F [R34-F], Excelsior Twp, 1856-present, located 306 Elm St.,
built 1900, photo c. early 1940's
Train Wreck, 2-2004EZ, neg. from Diane Ritt
Train Wreck, 2-2004FA, neg. from Diane Ritt
Train Wreck, 2-2004FB, neg. from Diane Ritt
Train Wreck, 2-2004FC, neg. from Diane Ritt
Train Wreck, 2-2004FD, neg. from Diane Ritt
Train Wreck, 2-2004FE, neg. from Diane Ritt
Van Hise Rock, Un1204, May 9, 1999
Van Hise Rock, 16-2001QS, H.E. Cole photo
Van Hise Rock, 16-2001PD
Van Hise Rock, 16-2001UC, marker dedication, 2001, L-R: Loren Bender, Dorothy Coens, Mary
Ann Ableman Behn, Audry Giese, official from the state.
White Rock Quarry, UN648, men working with machinery