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Self-Portrait of Photographer with Car

Self-Portrait of Photographer with Car | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
The photographer stands beside an automobile with a 1935 Wisconsin license plate. Four large (possibly Norwegian) trunks with decorative painting are tied to the rear bumper. The car is parked in front of the Trimpey Studios and Antique Shop, which is identifiable by the distinctive Prairie Style door. Dolls in the shop window are visible through the windshield of the car, and belong to the photographer's wife, Alice Kent Trimpey. Produce is visible in the Kroger's Grocery store window to the right.
Image ID:73762
Creation Date:1935  
Creator Name:Trimpey, Ephraim Burt
Collection Name:Trimpey, Ephraim Burt : Photographs, circa 1910-1940)
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:(X91)4627
Original Dimensions:4.5 x 2.5 inches
Commercial buildings
Cities and towns
Clothing and dress
Outdoor photography
Portrait photography
Grocery trade
Show windows
Signs and signboards

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