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Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A studio portrait, presumably of Brad Robinson, his son and grandson. The eldest wears a badge of he Grand Army of the Republic, identifying him as a Civi...
Date: 1877-06 ca.
Description: A huge crowd, mostly men, has gathered on the bank of Devil's Lake to witness the firing of a cannon. The occasion is the Grand Regatta held June 21-22, 18...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A woman poses with a mirror and powder puff. She wears a bangled costume and dance slippers.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: A hand-colored portrait of the Trimpey family cat, Sally, lying on a table.
Description: Colorized postcard of Devil's Lake, looking south from the East Trail. Rock formations appear in the lower left with trees below. Bluffs, trees and sky are...
Description: Daniel Reynolds, wearing a hat, suit coat, and vest with watch fob, sits in a bentwood chair in front of a large tree. There is a board sidewalk behind hi...
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: Color postcard of the rock formation called Tomahawk Rock in Devil's Lake State Park. The lake and beach, trees, bluffs and sky are visible in the backgrou...
Description: A night view of the window display in the Hansch and Hill Electrical Store, 121 Fourth Avenue. Floor lamps and wall sconces are featured, as are displays o...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of Devil's Doorway rock formation. Far below is Devil's Lake and the opposite shoreline with bluffs in the distance.
Date: 1896-09-16 ca.
Description: Outdoor group portrait of a reunion of the Iron Brigade, veterans of the Civil War, and their families at Devil's Lake, Wisconsin.
The couple seated in...
Description: Lewis Arms (left, wearing a hat) poses with his arm around his uncle Otis Arms, probably at Bernard Arms's farm. There is a woman in a field walking away i...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Group portrait of a Boy Scout band in front of a large brick building, possibly the old Baraboo High School. The bass drum head reads "Boy Scout Band" and...
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: 1939 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the interior of Ryan Hickethier & Co., a "Sears Associated Store" 132 Fourth Avenue. Kenmore appliances, Silvertone radios, and floor swee...
Description: Colorized postcard of the rock formation called the Great Stone Face in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees and shrubs can be seen all around. The lake, bluffs...
Description: William H. Canfield, an early settler of Sauk County, civil engineer, local historian and archeologist, poses outdoors holding a walking stick.
Description: A young woman in night cap and dressing gown holds an infant in a long white dress. She is seated on a Victorian settee.
Description: Al. Ringling's residence.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Children play in a large swimming pool with a stone changing house.
Description: A Scandinavian chest with old script and rosemaling. The metal fittings are handmade.
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