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Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View from shoreline of a man and woman sitting in a canoe on Lake Delton. On the left is part of what appears to be a boathouse.
Date: date unknown
Description: Menu from Jimmie's Del Bar with an illustration of black and green lines forming a cascading fountain effect, bound with a golden tasseled cord.
Description: View down driveway of the entrance sign to the Evergreen Retreat. In the background an automobile is parked near buildings and a flag on a flagpole.
Description: View across Mirror Lake. A deck truss bridge crosses the lake high over the dam. Timme Mill, on the left side of the lake, is connected to the bridge. In t...
Description: A man stands on a wooden dock near a tour boat. The sign on top of the boat advertises "Summer Homesites."
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Several cars are parked on the unpaved drive of the two-story Hotel Morris at Lake Delton. There is a porte cochere on the right and a large garage to the...
Description: View down a narrow wooden walkway through rock formations at Congress Hall, on the Dell View Resort property.
Description: A woman demonstrates the visual characteristics apparent at the Wonder Spot.
Description: Exterior view of Parson's Indian Village, a tourist attraction on Highway 12 styled after a Zuni pueblo.
Description: An elevated view of Mirror Lake from a deck truss bridge. On both sides of the lake are boathouses and tour boats. Steep cliffs lined with trees and plants...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Two airplanes sit in front of the hangar at the Lake Delton Airport. The sign on the hangar identifies W.J. Newman as the owner and advertises passenger f...
Description: Two girls facing each other while standing at odd angles at the Wonder Spot in Lake Delton in the Wisconsin Dells. One is wearing saddle shoes.
Description: A high wooden pedestrian bridge along a forest path, crossing over a deep gorge.
Description: Water pouring between the logs of the Mirror Lake Dam. The opposite shoreline has trees and plants covering a steep, rocky cliff.
Description: Rock formations at Congress Hall on the Dell View Resort property.
Description: Four women pose at the Wonder Spot in Lake Delton. They are standing at a slant.
Description: Two-story cottage with a built-in garage. There is a young vine over the roofed entrance, and a bench and potted plant near the garage door.
Description: Hop pickers in hop yard.
Description: Bridge on U.S. highway 12
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: The Dawn Manor, a small "gothic" house on the Dell View Hotel grounds. Also called the Abraham Vand House (later the W.J. Newman House) it was built ca. 18...
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