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Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view looking upriver towards two men sitting on rocks at Devils Elbow.

Date: 1970-04-26 

Description: View from below stage of Jerry Garcia playing a Gibson guitar and singing with the Grateful Dead on stage at the Sound Storm music festival.

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...

Date: 2014-08-24 

Description: View from walkway of Stand Rock rising out of the bushes and trees surrounding the geological formation. A net is strung low between Stand Rock and the nea...

Date: 1961-08-18 

Description: Brown Bread won second place in quick breads in the Wisconsin State Journal Cookbook contest. The recipe was submitted by Mrs. Earl Rueter, Columbus, Wisc...

Photograph

Merry Go Round

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: A man wearing a hat pushes a rig similar to a horse mill to give four children a ride on a merry go round in the Columbus Park. The children are seated on...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Flour mills and dam.

Date: 1950-05-24 

Description: A view of downtown, including the official Dells ticket office. In the foreground a man sits on a bench reading a newspaper, and other pedestrians are walk...

Date: 1970-04-24 

Description: View from above and behind the stage of Chicago R&B act Baby Huey & the Babysitters mid-performance, while the large festival audience stands around the st...

Photograph

Portage Fairgrounds

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Fairgrounds. In the foreground is a fence and dwellings.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view from street of a house in a residential neighborhood. A carport or porte-cochere is on the left of the front porch. Two women stand in the ya...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Peter Obranovich (better known at the time as "Pete Bobo"), promoter for the festival, on horseback talking to festival staff at the Sound Storm music fest...

Date: 1926 

Description: The dining room at the Birchcliff Hotel, with tables set for a midday meal.

Date: 1878-06-24 

Description: Stereograph of three men at the top of Stand Rock. One man stands holding his rifle while the two others sit.

Date: 1949-09-12 

Description: Sports fisherman Leroy M. Kreisler, Monona, holding the thirty-eight pound sturgeon he caught in the Wisconsin River near Okee. The fish measured thirty-fi...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Sheriff John MacKenzie poses in front of the Portage jail with his staff.

Photograph

Dumping Grounds

Date: 1968 

Description: Solid waste, some of it burned, scattered on the ground in a landfill next to a road along the left side. In the background are trees and a hill.

Date: 1961-10 

Description: An Interstate I-90/94 sign near Portage taken by the Division of Tourism.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Side view of stage announcer reading from a pad of paper into a microphone, as seen from stage right. In the background festival staff members and other pe...

Date: 1928 

Description: "The Dells", a brochure issued by the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul and Pacific Railroad to advertise the Wisconsin Dells, a destination only five hours fr...

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