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Description: Two young women wearing long dresses pose on top of a large tree stump, while holding onto each other tightly. Their jackets are laying on the ground, and...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A studio portrait of an unidentified woman seated on a Victorian love seat with a small boy standing beside her. She wears an intricately embroidered dress...
Date: 1894 ca.
Description: A group portrait including Dr. Edward A. Bass, seated on the far right, next to his parents, Isaac W. and Lorinda Hill Bass. Dr. Bass's brother Frank Bas...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Six young women posed among the rocks at Devil's Lake.
Description: A competitor in the State Cow Chip Tossing Contest has 30 seconds to choose her cow chip. The cow chips are specially made from cow manure.
Date: date unknown
Description: Two women hold hands while demonstrating the visual characteristics of the Wonder Spot.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Mrs. Trimpey sits in a chair holding her doll, Emeline.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A young woman in night cap and dressing gown holds an infant in a long white dress. She is seated on a Victorian settee.
Description: Two women wearing long dresses pose on a large boulder at the base of a rock formation in a shady glen.
Description: Colorized postcard of the rock formation called the Devil's Doorway in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees can be seen to the right and below. The lake, bluffs...
Description: A portrait of the photographer's wife, Alice Kent Trimpey, sitting. Mrs. Trimpey was an authority on antiques and antique dolls.
Description: Four women demonstrate the visual characteristics apparent at the Wonder Spot.
Description: W. L. Tarnutzer stands beside a 1914 Dodge automobile parked on the Sauk County courthouse square. A newer model Dodge with a woman beside it is parked beh...
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: Color postcard of the bathing beach at Devil's Lake State Park with a view of the East Bluff. The lake, bluffs and sky are visible in the background. Many...
Description: An elderly woman in headscarf, checked dress and sweater, sits outdoors knitting. Identified as Martha Schilling, wife of Adam Rebholz from Portage, Wiscon...
Description: Three farm wives taking a break at the terrace plowing demonstration and conservation field day on the Carl Ribbke farm near Ableman. From left are Mrs. Ar...
Description: Seven women and a man pose on a large boulder in front of a wall-like rock formation.
Description: A man and woman pose at the wooden walkway among the rock formations of Congress Hall, on the Dell View Resort property.
Description: Bernard Arms (standing), uncle of Lewis Arms, shares a picnic with his neighbors Mr. and Mrs. (Betsy) Nofsinger.
Description: A woman demonstrates the visual characteristics apparent at the Wonder Spot.
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