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"The Mud King"

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

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 holding a...

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Setting Up Camp

Date: 1970-04-23 

Description: Three people set up a tent and campfire in the camping area of the Sound Storm music festival while the stage and other amenities are still under construct...

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Fitzgerald's Resort

Date:  date unknown

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...

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Stage Scaffolding

Date: 1970-04-23 

Description: Two people sit on construction scaffolding on a stage. The scaffolding is littered with electronic equipment to be used with the Sound Storm music festival...

Date: 1927 

Description: One-room log cabin at Brady's Lodge in a open are with tall grass. Two young trees are along the cabin on the right.

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Street Scene

Date: 1911 

Description: View down Main Street. The shops along the street include: Everson and Hinrich's grocery store, Perry Music House, and Bon Ton Restaurant. A man poses with...

Date: 1969 

Description: Fall River Canning Company's president William Evans stands in the center with migrant farm workers around him after their walkout.

Eighty workers of His...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Keith Anderson, bass player for Illinois Speed Press, wearing a furry hat and a leather jacket while playing on stage at night at the Sound Storm music fes...

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Winnebago Ceremony

Date: 1940 

Description: A small crowd gathers for a Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) ceremony under an open air structure, probably in the Wisconsin Dells. Two men in ceremonial dress stand i...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Members of the Sound Storm music festival audience crowd under improvised tents partially supported by the handlebars of a motorcycle and tree limbs. There...

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Portage View

Date: 1856 

Description: View of Portage including St. Mary's Church.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man and a boy sitting on a rock formation at Devil's Elbow.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the Wisconsin Power and Light Company generating plant and dam.

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: Black and white ink drawing of an old wooden well.

Date: 1970-04-24 

Description: Chicago R&B singer Baby Huey standing barefoot on stage wearing an open green shirt on top of coveralls. Members of his horn section are visible in the bac...

Date: 1869 

Description: Increase A. Lapham in the foreground of a rock formation in Taylor's Glen with A. Holly seated on a rock in the background.

Date: 1926 

Description: Elevated view of the Pine Grove Hotel and Resort from the opposite shore of the Wisconsin River. An excursion boat is passing by. Rock formations are along...

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Indian Agency House

Date: 1945-09 

Description: The Indian Agency House, built in 1832 for John Harris Kinzie (the Indian Agent to the Ho-Chunk Nation) and his wife.

Date:  date unknown

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...

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Chimney Rock

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man and woman sit along the shoreline of the Wisconsin River near Chimney Rock.

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