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Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A spring view of a large garden with tulips and ornamental trees in bloom. There is a bench and trellis in the garden. A two-story frame house with a large...
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: Spectators watching a rowing shells race on Devil's Lake.
Description: Visitors to the Sauk County Fair walk by sideshow attractions and concession stands while others stand and converse. The "Grand Electric Palace," a "$10,0...
Date: 1965-07 ca.
Description: The edge of a stock pond and the surrounding wooded area. A small sandy shoreline lines the pond.
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: Trees broken and bowed under the weight of a heavy coating of ice stand in front of the Al. Ringling home. Limbs litter the snow-covered ground. Ice is on...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: An imposing Tudor style stone and stucco house sits on a large wooded lot. There is a decorative fence and hedge along the driveway. The house was the home...
Description: Men work on the concrete chutes and elevated trestle. Iron reinforcing bars protrude from the forms.
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: 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: The Mill House is another component of the compound at House on the Rock.
Description: A nighttime view of dolls from the collection of Alice Kent Trimpey, arranged in the window of the Trimpey Studio and antique shop, 128 Fourth Avenue. The...
Date: 1889 ca.
Description: An original poster advertising the eleventh annual railroad picnic, taking place at Devil's Lake State Park on Saturday, July 27, 1889. In the advertiseme...
Description: View from unpaved street of the Commercial Hotel on a corner. There is a wagon on the left.
Description: The photographer, Ephraim Burt Trimpey, and his wife, Alice Kent Trimpey, seated at a table with a tea kettle on a stand, cups and saucers. Both wear vinta...
Description: Elevated view of Hill Point homes, farmhouses, and fields.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Mrs. Trimpey sits in a chair holding her doll, Emeline.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Car boarding the ferry on left side. The far shoreline can be seen in the background.
Description: View down dirt road of the tourist camp with cottages. There is a building for men's and women's showers in the foreground, and a building marked "Toilet"...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Kipp residence with a woman in the front yard reclining in a hammock.
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