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Date: 1970-04-23 ca.
Description: Overhead view of the Sound Storm music festival stage under construction as viewed from scaffolding.
Date: 1970-04-25 ca.
Description: Two men near the crowded Sound Storm festival stage and audience. The man on the left is holding a small camera and is wearing a denim jacket and jeans. Th...
Date: date unknown
Description: Engraved view of "The Jaws" in the Wisconsin Dells.
Description: Peter Obranovich (better known at the time as "Pete Bobo"), promoter for the festival, on horseback riding up to address the festival staff near the campin...
Description: View from back of stage of the Grateful Dead, featuring Bob Weir, Phil Lesh, Bill Kreutzmann, and Jerry Garcia, playing on stage at the Sound Storm Festiva...
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: A fleet of rafts on the Wisconsin River below the Kilbourn dam.
Description: A group of audience members sit on blankets at the Sound Storm festival with a large crowd visible behind them.
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...
Description: Keith Anderson, bass player for Illinois Speed Press, wearing a furry hat and a leather jacket, playing on stage at night at the Sound Storm music festival...
Description: Man leaping the chasm with feet forward, about to land.
Description: Screened-in porch side of Walmar Lodge. A bench is under the trees, and an automobile is parked on the left.
Description: Fire fighters from neighboring communities help put out at a nighttime fire in the downtown business district.
Date: 1890 ca.
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.
Description: The Grateful Dead featuring Phil Lesh, Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann, Bob Weir, and Jerry Garcia, performing on stage with the sun setting behind them. Ron...
Description: The Coldwater Canyon Hotel tennis court, with two men playing tennis.
Description: Steve Landaal and two friends sit on a log over a creek at the Sound Storm rock festival. They are enjoying nude sunbathing.
Description: Two cottages at Riverdale Resort. There is a group of guests in the screened-in porch in the cottage on the left. Behind the tree in the center is a water...
Date: 1911-10-13 ca.
Description: Mill during flood with a man standing outside.
Description: A group of bikers in leather jackets that read "Drifters MC Property of Sugar Bear" and "Drifters MC Rockford" seated in the Sound Storm audience.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Two women compete in a curling match. Several spectators are visible in the background.
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