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Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Children play in a large swimming pool with a stone changing house.
Date: 1895-07 ca.
Description: Two men, W.M. Smith and W.H.D., rest on a large log over Little Bear Creek.
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of Devil's Lake from the top of the bluffs, talus slope visible on right.
Date: 1878 ca.
Description: Lake shore with men and railroad tracks on Devil's Lake.
Description: Group of swimmers in bathing suits along the shores of Lake Delton at Squire's Evergreen Retreat. Onlookers observe the activities: children play in the wa...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: A hand-colored portrait of the Trimpey family cat, Honey.
Date: 1963 ca.
Description: A trail leading into Parfrey's Glen in Devil's Lake State Park. Parfrey's Glen was Wisconsin's first State Natural Area in 1952.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Mrs. Ephraim Burt Trimpey points to a zinnia blooming in a late summer garden. She wears a hat and fur trimmed coat.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A man wearing a cap and apron holds a (likely taxidermied) Tom turkey while a second man offers the turkey a drink from a bottle. Wooden boxes labelled "Ol...
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: W.H. Canfield stands in front of a log cabin. There is a brick chimney on the right side of the building.
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: A covered hunting stand rests in a large tree. The tree grows in an open field, with a hill and woods in the background.
Description: An elderly woman in an old-fashioned dress sits and knits by a table in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: Old Ford coupe in a farm setting.
Description: Man with horse and cart on Main Street. A brick commercial building on the right includes a hardware store and general merchandise store.
Description: Dolls from the collection of Alice Kent Trimpey arranged in the front window of the Trimpey Studio and antique shop at 128 Fourth Avenue. There is a minia...
Description: A woman on horseback poses with another horse in front of the three-story Western Inn as people look on from the porches. There is a large belvedere on th...
Description: Hand-colored photograph of a doll, Martha, from the collection of Alice Kent Trimpey, posed in a woodland setting. She wears a green brocade dress and hat....
Description: Governor Goodland signing a scrapbook prepared by the Little Friends of America, Baraboo children's organization, for the sailors on the battleship Wiscons...
Description: Members of the Freie Gemeinde (Free Thinkers), a civic and cultural society, in front of their building.
Description: Landscape near Hillside Home School, an early progressive school operated by Ellen and Jane Lloyd Jones, aunts of Frank Lloyd Wright.
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