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Description: Bird's-eye map of Kilbourn City, now known as Wisconsin Dells. Kilbourn City was platted in the 1850s and received a boost when the La Crosse and Milwaukee...
Date: date unknown
Description: Two guest cabins, with stone steps leading up to them. A lawn swing is behind bushes, and an automobile is parked on the left.
Description: Kilbourn railroad depot, with Park Hotel in background.
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...
Description: A man stands at the base of Romance Cliff and High Rock while a woman sits on the edge above, looking out over the Wisconsin River.
Description: Mr. and Mrs. James Hawkins or Henry Thunder and Stella Stacy. Probably at Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) Indian Village.
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: Five men posed on a firetruck in the middle of a street in a business district. Storefronts are in the background on the left and right.
Description: View of the "Davenport" guest cottage. There is an entrance in front and a screened-in porch. In the background on the left is another guest cottage named...
Description: Stereographic view from within a cave towards two men in a canoe.
Description: Exterior view of Uphoff's Motel taken from across the street. The image shows a round section that was part of the original building known as Uphoff's Rotu...
Description: Stereoview though Skylight Cave (in the Navy Yard) of three people in a rowboat.
Description: View of a woman standing at Cold Water Canyon, a rock formation near the Wisconsin River.
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.
Description: Group of four children sitting on a merry-go-round on the lawn of a resort. In the center of the merry-go-round is a sign that reads: Made by Dells Mfg. Co...
Description: View from footbridge of a guest log cabin among trees at the Birchcliff Hotel.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Several men, some in Native American dress, stand on the roof of Parson's Indian Trading Post. The building is designed to look like a pueblo.
Description: View of the river from the shore, framed by two trees.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the town of Wisconsin Dells, the dam on the Wisconsin River, and the generating plant. The town of Wisconsin Dells was known as Kilbourn Cit...
Description: View down driveway towards main house of Buckminster Rooms. A sign in front advertises rooms with inner spring mattresses for 75 cents per person. An autom...
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