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Description: Alex Jordan, creator of House on the Rock, eating and drinking with a group of men sitting around a table.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A tire repairman in coveralls and necktie is shown in his shop among tires, inner tubes and equipment. Gas pumps are visible through the front window.
Description: Alex Jordan and the board of directors for posing for a group portrait at House on the Rock.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Portrait of Charles Franklin Gale, the father of novelist and playwright Zona Gale, reading a newspaper.
Description: Interior of room at House on the Rock. A young man is sitting on a bench near the window.
Description: A woman stands next to a locomotive on display behind a fence at House on the Rock. This image was included in the attraction's brochure. The sign on the t...
Description: A man posing with a locomotive on display behind a fence at House on the Rock. The sign on the train reads: "Peter H. Burno. Mighty in Strength & Endurance...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Interior view of Civilian Conservation Corps barracks at Devil's Lake State Park. Several men can be seen sitting leisurely on their bunks. Two heating sto...
Description: Nick Knechtges, watchmaker, at his workbench in his home shop.
Description: Joe Mayer preparing to swat a fly that had landed on his arm.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A seated young woman in a nineteenth century style dress poses with a tapestry or carpet bag and spinning wheel. A bonnet rests on an antiquer dresser beh...
Description: A young woman identified as Mrs. Earl Baltes poses in nineteenth-century attire, seated on the floor with her arm resting on the open bottom drawer of an a...
Description: A woman in an old style dress stands in profile by a keyboard instrument with her left knee resting on a Gothic Revival chair. A candle burns in a brass ca...
Description: View looking down at Taliesin apprentices rebuilding the Call Tower model first created in 1918. Work is being done in the Hillside studio. The Call Tower...
Description: A studio portrait of Sauk City author August Derleth.
Description: Harriet Anderson (whose name has since changed to Penny Hilley) and Nancy Waterman at the Wonder Spot in Lake Delton in the Wisconsin Dells.
Description: Three dolls from the collection of the photographer's wife, Alice Kent Trimpey, are posed seated at a small table with a tea set. The dolls date from the m...
Description: An elderly woman in an old-fashioned dress sits and knits by a table in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: A doll with china head from the collection of Alice Kent Trimpey is posed by a miniature chair. She wears a silk dress and dates from the mid-nineteenth c...
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