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Description: View from wooden bridge of a log cabin in the woods towards group of people. Two women standing at the end of the bridge, another woman stands on the front...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: A female artist sculpts a female figure from clay.
Date: date unknown
Description: A man, a nun sit on a bench with an owl perched on the back of the bench between them. Three women stand behind them on the lawn of a resort.
Description: Group of people on the excursion steamer Eleanor in the Dells.
Description: Three woman bathers in the in-ground swimming pool. Each corner has an electric lamppost. There is a water tower on a hilltop in the distance.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Gift shop at the Bennett Studio. The pictured individuals include Ruth Dyer and Oliver Reese. In addition to operating the photography studio, the Bennett...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Miriam Bennett wearing a white notched collar. Possibly taken by Evaline Bennett or Ruth Bennett Dyer.
Description: Guest cottage at the Birchcliff Hotel. Two women are seated on the steps to the entrance.
Description: A smiling woman with a toddler looks out of the entrance to a birch wigwam. In the foreground is a campfire with cooking pots and pails. There is tent in t...
Description: People playing croquet on a lawn next to tennis courts. In the background on the left, people are relaxing under trees across the road. Cottages are in the...
Description: Seven skiers in a pyramid. Four men are on waterskis on the bottom and three women are standing on top of their shoulders. The women wear unusual conical h...
Description: A large group of well-dressed tourists pose on the decks of the steamboat Apollo. A few men are posing on a landing below steep stairs that run alon...
Description: Two young women appearing to defy gravity outside a shack at the Wonder Spot.
Description: View of a beach with a group of sunbathers posing around a large billboard that reads: "The only safe clean sandy beach in the Dells."
Description: Stereoview of three fashionably-dressed people seated at High Rock looking down over the Wisconsin River.
Description: "Apollo No. 1" steamboat entering Devil's Elbow at Narrows. There is a building in the background with a sign on the roof, probably the Lark's Hotel.
Description: Stereoview though Skylight Cave (in the Navy Yard) of three people in a rowboat.
Description: Swimming pool at Uphoff's Motel, with windows to street and lobby.
Description: Two waitresses are standing at the back of the dining room at the Edgewater Hotel. All the tables are set with silverware and glasses.
Description: Dells Farm Resort with an elevated view of a multi-room cottage with an outhouse located under the balcony on the right. Two women sit around a table in th...
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