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Walmar Lodge

Date: 1926 

Description: Screened-in porch side of Walmar Lodge. A bench is under the trees, and an automobile is parked on the left.

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Boats and Pollution

Date: 1955 

Description: Lower Dells boats and docks covered with pollution from the paper mills up north.

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Boat on Mirror Lake

Date: 1908 

Description: View from water of a tour boat with an American flag near a boathouse on the shoreline of Mirror Lake.

Date: 1926 

Description: Schofield Cottage Hotel and driveway with an automobile parked near the porte-cochere. There are striped awnings over the windows on both the first and sec...

Date: 1926 

Description: View from footbridge of a guest log cabin among trees at the Birchcliff Hotel.

Date: 1928 

Description: Exterior view of one of the larger guest cabins with screened-in porch at Clearwater Cottages. An automobile is parked on the right.

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Fort Dells

Date: 1959 

Description: View looking over Fort Dells, with cars parked in the foreground.

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Rainbow Cottages

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Entrance sign and rainbow between two trees in front of several cabins at the Rainbow Cabins. The cabins were located on Route 16 on Vine Street.

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Oak Grave Camp

Date: 1929 

Description: A man, woman, and child pose by a car near a tourist camping stop.

Date: 1931 

Description: View from street of a couple is sitting on the front stoop of a house which has rooms for tourists. A lawn swing and planters are on the lawn. There is a l...

Postcard

Hile House

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View from road of the Hile House, Kilbourn (now Wisconsin Dells). There is a belvedere in the center of the roof.

Date: 1926 

Description: Men and boys fishing at Jordan Lake. One man is standing next to a boat pulled up at the shore and is holding up his catch of the day. There are cattails a...

Date: 1927 

Description: The entrance archway to Riverview Free Campground, with signs advertising amenities and boat trips. The information and ticket desk are on the right of the...

Photograph

The Seagull

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The tour launch Seagull, of the Ryan Boat Line, on the Wisconsin River at the Dells. The Kilbourn bridge is in the background. The captain is the o...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Several men, some in Native American dress, stand on the roof of Parson's Indian Trading Post. The building is designed to look like a pueblo.

Date: 1956-07 

Description: Dogs in a car being fed ice cream cones by a man standing on the sidewalk and a woman sitting inside the car. The car is a Rambler Custom. Across the stree...

Date: 1929 

Description: Native American guide in native dress standing on the bow of a tour boat floating in the river. A pilot wearing a hat is sitting behind him. On the front o...

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: S-1 freight meets circus train at the Dells Minirama. DBC, Steamboat Winnebago, powerhouse.

Date: 1959 

Description: Wally Byam Caravan of Airstream trailers in a group on a field across from Chula Vista.

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Hile House

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: View from across road of the Hile House. This is where the actress and Confederate spy Belle Boyd died on June 11, 1900, in the front room, over the office...

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