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Description: A group poses at the laying of the cornerstone for August Derleth's new house, the Place of Hawks. Attendees include, back row, left to right, E.B. Trimpey...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Monroe (Munroe?) House, with three people posing on the front porch.
Description: Construction gang at work on the Wisconsin River Bridge.
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Members of the German-American Freie Gemeinde ("Free Thinkers") organization, posed in front of their building at Sauk City.
Description: View down center of Main Street. On the left is a soda shop/confectioner, with two women and a baby carriage on the sidewalk in front. Further down is a ch...
Description: Wisconsin writer August Derleth examining the stock of the Arkham House press. He established it in Sauk City to publish in hard cover the works of H.P. Lo...
Description: Two girls standing and sitting in the foreground on a lawn. In the background on the left a group of people stand near a tent and a parked automobile. Behi...
Date: date unknown
Description: Member of a local farmers band practicing the tuba in a barnyard with cows. In the background is a barn on a hill.
Description: Members of the Wausau German Men's Choral Society of Sheboygan, gathered outdoors, relaxing and drinking beer. A banner behind the group says "Wausau Liede...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Picnicking group of men and women along the shore of the Wisconsin River.
Description: Three women and a man posed on and around the porch of the Monroe House. Potted plants, a flower box, and vines grace the porch.
Date: 1942 ca.
Description: Author August Derleth surrounded by books at his desk.
Description: The "House of David" traveling baseball team advertisement for an upcoming game.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Group portrait of Sauk County veterans posed outdoors.
Description: Wisconsin writer August Derleth, wearing a boldly patterned sweater and sitting with an unidentified group on a lawn in front of a house. Probably friends...
Description: Women of the Free Congregation (Free Thinkers) of Sauk City, gathered in the basement of their meeting house.
Description: Albert Derleth, chief of the Sauk City Fire Department, and the department's fleet of equipment.
Date: 1962-07-01 ca.
Description: Conrad Breunig sits smoking on his back porch and smokes a pipe. A retired farmer, Mr. Breunig now builds models and small wagons in his shop.
Description: Wisconsin writer August Derleth and his jazz collection.
Date: 1941 ca.
Description: Sauk City author August Derleth sits in a wing back chair near a fireplace in his home, "The Place of Hawks."
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