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Phillips' Residence

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Old Uncle Billy Johnson home at Governor Phillip's house, about six miles north of Prairie du Sac near highway 12. Portion of house, rock formation in back...

Date: 1870 

Description: Baraboo was first settled around 1838, and by 1870 it had become the county seat and the thriving village illustrated here. This birds eye drawing depicts...

Date: 1911-08-06 

Description: A view following the lower trestle to the west bank. The construction camp buildings, including the office and temporary power plant are seen on the left.


Elderly Man Fishing

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Elevated view over water towards an elderly man using a long pole to fish from a steep rock ledge on the opposite shoreline.

Date: 1911-10-12 

Description: High water has scattered timber pilings through the construction camp. The office is on the right; the smoke stacks of the temporary power plant are visib...


Park Avenue

Date:  date unknown

Description: Looking south down Park Avenue. Houses line the right side of street, telephone and power poles line left side.


Tower Hill Smelter

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: A marker at the former site of the smelter which stood at the top of the shot tower shaft.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Front view of Cummings-Cooper house with woman standing in front. House was owned in 1940 by Mrs. H.F. Leindorff. House was built in 1857.


Trimpey Home

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Interior view of the home of the photographer, including a four panel screen, open secretary desk, and small round table.

Date: 1963-07-27 ca.

Description: View from a small pier on Devil's Lake, looking south.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A border of herbaceous perennials with a background of shrubs and trees.

Date: 1921 

Description: View from shoreline over the Baraboo River towards a dam, with a mill on the opposite shoreline. A bridge and a business district are in the background.

Date: 1912-05-17 

Description: Workers use shovels to level fresh concrete at the base of the chutes from the high trestle. The steam powered pile driver is at work in the background.

Date: 1877 ca.

Description: "The Grand Regatta, at Devil's Lake, June 21st & 22nd, 1877." A crowd sits on the ground about to commence lunch at Devil's Lake.


Dense Tree Growth

Date: 1961-11-11 ca.

Description: View through patch of dense tree growth towards a Wisconsin River riverbank.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Elevated view of multiple homes and buildings.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Advertising blotter for the Baraboo Auto Body Co.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: City Hall and Library Building, Prairie du Sac, WI.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Alice Kent Trimpey sits painting at an easel in front of a window in the Trimpey home. There is a sofa behind her.

Date: 1939-10-01 

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...

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