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Description: Ruth or Miriam Bennett in a plaid dress and hat sitting on top of High Rock. Chimney Rock is located below, on the right side of the river.
Description: View across grass towards a group of Ho-Chunk people sitting together at their summertime village, which was managed by Roland "Pipe" Dyer. There are trees...
Date: 1970-04-25 ca.
Description: Lead singer Barbara Swenson of Northern Comfort clapping on stage with a microphone stand in the foreground. A guitarist is in the background.
Description: View from pier of a Native American man wearing a headdress kneeling on a tourist boat called "Black Hawk" docked under a bridge in the Wisconsin River. He...
Description: Elevated view of crowd of audience members at the Sound Storm music festival, including a naked woman seen from behind.
Description: A bearded young man, Michael McCormick of Madison, was crowned "The Mud King." He is covered in dark mud from the banks of nearby Rowan Creek and is standi...
Date: 1959 ca.
Description: A view of the Purdy house, Portage, Wisconsin.
Description: A group of young male audience members crowd around the Sound Storm festival stage with scaffolding visible in the background.
Description: An unidentified trumpeter, shirtless and wearing bell-bottoms, performing at the front of the stage at the Sound Storm music festival, as seen from the rea...
Description: View from hill of Jordan Lake. Two people are fishing in a rowboat below, and the wooded far shoreline is in the distance.
Description: A group of three men crowd around a campfire before much of the festival audience arrives. A large pile of firewood is on the left next to them. In the bac...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the Wisconsin Power and Light Company generating plant and dam.
Description: Chicago R&B act Baby Huey mid-performance viewed from stage left. Members of the horn section and percussionists are visible in front of and behind Baby Hu...
Description: The rock formation at the Dells known as the Sugar Bowl.
Description: View of the Wisconsin River, seen through trees over a low stone wall, from the grounds of the Ravenswood Hotel. There are benches along the stone-lined wa...
Description: Stereograph of Mrs. A.S. Richards posing with a camera and tripod over her shoulder among boulders. There is a box, probably holding glass-plate negatives,...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Two women compete in a curling match. Several spectators are visible in the background.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of a fisherman with his lure, spear, and catch.
Date: 1869 ca.
Description: Stereograph of the main street in downtown Lodi, Wisconsin.
Description: A young couple poses at the foot of the Sound Storm stage with audience members crowding behind them. The young woman is wearing tie-dyed pants and the you...
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