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Description: View of the Narrows, a channel of the Wisconsin River that is 52 feet wide and 100 feet deep. The first bridge spanning the river was built across the Nar...
Description: A small granite stone and American Flag mark the grave of Belle Boyd, actress and Confederate spy. The grave is inscribed with: "Belle Boyd, Confederate sp...
Description: Close-up of Miriam Bennett working on a photographic print at the Bennett studio. Possibly taken by Ruth Bennett Dyer or Oliver Reese.
Description: View from street of a large brick house with an arched entrance and wrap-around columned porch. There are benches on the lawn along the side of the house o...
Description: View of the main building at the Grandview Hotel. There are women posed on the porch and on the lawn near the front walk.
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Description: Henry Hamilton Bennett stands with his camera on a platform. He built the platform in order to take photographs of passengers in the boats that toured the...
Description: Stereograph of "Old Abe", eagle mascot of the 8th Wisconsin Regiment. Rear view of Old Abe perched on a cannon, with his head turned to the right. Include...
Description: Side view from sidewalk of "The Maples," a large brick house with arched windows and a columned porch.
Description: Exterior view of a small cottage at the Grandview Hotel. Flowers are in a window box and an automobile is parked in back.
Description: A view looking down the river through The Narrows. A man rowing a small boat is visible.
Description: Elevated view of the pines on the grounds of Ravenswood. Benches are set along a stone-lined path and an automobile is parked behind the trees on the right...
Description: View of the Jaws river segment on the Wisconsin River. The Jaws area is comprised of the space between High Rock and Romance Cliff.
Description: The entrance archway to Riverview Free Campground, with signs advertising amenities and boat trips. The information and ticket desk are on the right of the...
Description: Women make fry bread at the dedication of the Winnebago Indian Village.
Description: Elevated view from hill of Meadow Brook Resort. The main building is on the left and the annex is on the right. There is an automobile parked in the drivew...
Description: The rock formation at the Dells known as the Sugar Bowl.
Description: Two men standing on the beach at Sugar Bowl, one carrying a canoe and paddle, the other holding a basket.
Description: Exterior view through trees of the main lodge at Trout Lake Resort. A driveway is in front of the entrance which has a half-circular window above the door.
Description: A German shepherd jumps across Stand Rock as a man and child in traditional Indian apparel look on. The man is pointing to the dog.
Description: Dining room set with table settings. A mirror and a sideboard are next to the double doors on the right, and a Victrola is in the corner next to two window...
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