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Date: 1935 ca.
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...
Description: A doll is posed beside a miniature chair. The doll, from the collection of Alice Kent Trimpey, wears a long gown and a bead necklace. She has a tinted chin...
Description: A studio portrait of Sauk City author August Derleth.
Description: A portrait of the doll, Violet, from the collection of the photographer's wife, Alice Kent Trimpey. The doll has a wax-over-composition head and is describ...
Description: Five Sauk County draftees pose on the day they left for Camp Shelby, Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
Description: Radio announcer Del Viney on the air inside Wisconsin's Very Live Radio (WVLR) station during the dinner music show.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: An unidentified man with a cigar stands next to a rack displaying periodicals, including a large number of movie fan and detective magazines.
Date: date unknown
Description: Alex Jordan, creator of House on the Rock, eating and drinking with a group of men sitting around a table.
Description: A doll from the collection of Alice Kent Trimpey, the photographer's wife. This early twentieth century porcelain doll was made in Nymphenburg, Germany, fr...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A smiling young woman poses reclining on a chaise. She wears a dress of sheer material.
Date: 1920 ca.
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: Head and shoulders portrait of an older man with white hair and a neck beard, wearing a denim work jacket. The buttons are embossed with the image of a lan...
Description: A shoemaker in striped work jacket and a tie works on a machine in his shop.
Description: Wisconsin writer August Derleth and his jazz collection.
Description: Alex Jordan and the board of directors for posing for a group portrait at House on the Rock.
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: A young woman stands holding a sea shell. She wears wings and is loosely wrapped in diaphanous cloth.
Description: The third grade class at Hillside Home School, an early progressive school operated by Ellen and Jane Lloyd Jones, aunts of Frank Lloyd Wright.
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."
Description: Two girls facing each other while standing at odd angles at the Wonder Spot in Lake Delton in the Wisconsin Dells. One is wearing saddle shoes.
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