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Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Stereograph of a man on the end of the raft as he prepares to pass through the water's rough rapids.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Sunlight shining through a cloud, illuminating the water below.
Description: Munger's Mill and dam, with men standing on and around the dam.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Hop pickers posing in the Laffan hop yard.
Description: Stereograph of a group of men "witching up."
Description: Exterior of the front and east side of the Bennett Studio when it was new, showing the skylight and the revolving print house. There is a large windmill be...
Description: View from riverbank of the Chicago Milwaukee and St. Paul railroad locomotive no. 142 on the Kilbourn bridge.
Description: Stereograph of a group of men standing knee deep in water using handspikes probably in an attempt to dislodge a lumber raft from a sandbar or from the shor...
Description: View of the lower level of the Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul railroad bridge at the Wisconsin Dells that would have been used by pedestrians and horse-d...
Description: Members of the Kilbourn Broom Brigade on the Alexander Mitchell steamboat in the Dells. Members of the group include: Minnie Smith, Mary Sterlie, Ru...
Description: Stereograph of a man as he rigs a rope around a log on a lumber raft.
Description: A fleet of rafts on the Wisconsin River below the Kilbourn dam.
Date: 1887 ca.
Description: Two lumber rafts with men aboard floating down the Wisconsin River.
Description: Stereograph of "Old Abe", eagle mascot of the 8th Wisconsin Regiment. Rear view of Old Abe perched on a cannon, with his head turned to the right. Include...
Description: Panoramic view from shoreline of the Wisconsin River in the Wisconsin Dells. A sandy beach area is on the right, and rock formations are on both sides of t...
Description: Group of tourists and crew members on the bow deck of the DELL QUEEN, an excursion boat that operated on the Wisconsin River at Wisconsin Dells.
Date: 1881-03-21 ca.
Description: A man rows a small boat through Mouth Rood's Glen. Behind the boat a portable darkroom tent is set up.
Description: Old Abe, the Wisconsin War eagle, is perched outdoors with his wings stretched a little, on a stars and stripes shield near a cannon with a flag in the bac...
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the navy yard near Wisconsin Dells.
Description: Man leaping the chasm with feet forward, about to land.
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