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Date: 1895 ca.

Description: General store and post office. Hans Johsnon, Newport's founder, is shown on the porch. The post office was established on October 17, 1882, with Johnson...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Stereographic view of three men sitting on a porch of Larks Hotel.

Photograph

Water Ski Pyramid

Date: 1965 before

Description: Elevated view of pyramid of water skiers in Tommy Bartlett's show on Lake Delton. The woman on top of the pyramid holds a red flag.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: The Sound Storm music festival site as seen from the camping area. Attendees mill around many tents, campers and automobiles. In the far background a large...

Date: 1946-08-17 ca.

Description: Roi Clearwater, singer of Ottawa Indian songs, of Lake Delton, Wisconsin.

Photograph

Portage Canal

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: The Portage Canal between the Wisconsin and Fox Rivers, from the highway 51 crossing near the center of the city.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View under bridge of "Apollo No. 1" steamboat at Dells Landing.

Photograph

Indian Agency House

Date: 1938-06 

Description: View of the parlor with a Nunns and Clark piano, identical to the one owned by Juliette Kinzie when she resided in the house between 1830-1833.

Photograph

Zona Gale House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: View from the Wisconsin River of the house at 506 W Edgewater Street, built by Zona Gale in 1906 for her parents after the successful publication of her fi...

Date: 1894 

Description: Panoramic view from shoreline of the Wisconsin River in the Wisconsin Dells. A sandy beach area is on the right, and rock formations are on both sides of t...

Photograph

Indian Agency House

Date: 1936 

Description: A view of the Indian Agency house after restoration.

Date:  

Description: A composite of five photographs taken in and around the Wisconsin Dells, including a photograph of an excursion boat on the river, a canoe beached on the s...

Photograph

Clough House

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: View across road of the Clough house, residence of Mr. and Mrs. Willoughby. A man is standing and holding the hands of two young girls in front of the fenc...

Date: 1956-06 

Description: Elevated view of Fairy Godmother with kids on Story Book Land train.

Map or Atlas

City of Portage

Date: 1855 

Description: This map shows landownership, lot and block numbers, streets, a canal, bridges, Fort Winnebago, the Wisconsin River, and the Fox River. Relief is shown by...

Photograph

Evangeline Bennett

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Evaline Bennett, wife of Henry Hamilton Bennett, in a white dress outside the studio hanging framed images.

Date:  

Description: Exterior of the Dell House.

Date: 1963-06-09 ca.

Description: View of a dilapidated outbuilding and a windmill on an abandoned farm.

Date: 1926 

Description: Group of people posed on the steps and porch of a cottage. The cottage has a wrap-around porch, and there is a swing between two trees on the left. A man a...

Date: 1866-03-15 

Description: People gather the morning after a fire that destroyed Dixon's store as well as $100,000 worth of goods and eleven other places of business. The flames were...

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