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Crater Players

Date: 1948-06-25 

Description: Crater Players on stage rehearsing for the play, "The Drunkard." Left to right are organizer Professor Ronald E. Mitchell, Olaf Ussing, Josephine Bomgardne...

Date: 1921-09-05 

Description: Anna Fox, great-grand niece of Ebenezer Brigham, just after removing the flag unveiling the bronze tablet commemorating Fort Blue Mounds. State historical...

Date: 1947 

Description: Colorized postcard of a woman viewing stalactites in the Chapel, North Cave, in the Cave of the Mounds.

Photograph

Depot and Train

Date:  date unknown

Description: A steaming train at the depot platform on a snowy day. A group stands at the platform.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of picnic grounds at a spring in Blue Mounds State Park. The spring is running out of a brick catch basin on the right. A woman weari...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of retail street from the intersection. From the corner of the street, there is a restaurant, hotel, and post office. On the sidewalk, men sit on benc...

Date: 1948-06-25 

Description: Performers Olaf Ussing, leaning on a cane, and Carole Branley rehearsing for the presentation of "The Drunkard," a Crater Players production. They are in f...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of Crystal Chandeliers above the Lake Bridge in the Cave of the Mounds. A group of visitors stand on a wooden walkway underneath the...

Date:  ca.

Description: View down table of people at a large, outdoor dinner party. They are dining near the Blue Mound Church.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Belle Case La Follette, wife of Robert M. La Follette, Sr., addressing a group of farmers during a tour on the Chautauqua circuit during which she frequent...

Date: 1947 

Description: Colorized postcard of a girl throwing a penny into the Brownie's Wishing Well in the Cave of the Mounds.

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WIBA-FM Tower

Date: 1948-05-26 

Description: WIBA-FM, 45,000 watts, tower was built at Blue Mounds Park, and radiated power starting about June 10, 1948. WIBA was established in 1925 by The Capital...

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: Andrew Dahl's wagon is on the side of a two-story log house in Blue Mounds. On one side of the wagon cover is "A.L. Dahl Landscape Photographer." On the ba...

Date: 1947 

Description: Colorized postcard of Stalagmite Statuary, South Cave, in the Cave of the Mounds. A girl is gazing upwards at the formation.

Date: 1947 

Description: Colorized postcard of a girl pointing to a feature in the Gem Room, North Cave, opened in 1946, at the Cave of the Mounds.

Date: 1945-08-03 

Description: Mt. Horeb children and adults splashing in the Bluemound pool during a Red Cross swimming class.

Date: 1941-10-27 

Description: Photographic postcard of two women climbing on stalagmites in the Cave of the Mounds.

Photograph

Crater Players

Date: 1948-06-25 

Description: Professor Ronald E. Mitchell's Crater Players. Left to right are Muriel Berkson, Edwin Morgan, Clifford Owen and Josephine Bomgardner rehearsing on stage.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the swimming pool on top of the mounds in Blue Mounds State Park. There are people swimming as well as standing around the sides o...

Photograph

Winter Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: A snow-covered street with several horses standing at the curb. Groups of people pose on the porches of the hotel and the post office.

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