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Date: 1926 

Description: View from wooden bridge of a log cabin in the woods towards group of people. Two women standing at the end of the bridge, another woman stands on the front...

Photograph

Cambridge Storm

Date: 1954-07-06 

Description: Strong winds brought down a large tree on the car of Mrs. Ralph Schroeder of rural Ft. Atkinson. She and her son narrowly escaped serious injury.

Date: 1945-07-13 

Description: Three German prisoners of war are scrub their clothes on the cement floor of their barracks at a prisoner of war camp. The prisoners are engaged in agricul...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Sound Storm music festival audience as seen from the stage. Trucks, camper vans, and tents crowd the hill in the background.

Date: 1946-07-24 

Description: Unidentifed man with drum who was probably recorded for song collector Helene Stratman-Thomas, probably at Winnebago (HoChunk) Indian Village.

Photograph

The Narrows

Date: 1900 

Description: Elevated panoramic view of the narrows of the Wisconsin River in the Wisconsin Dells. On the far left on a label are the words "THE NARROWS, DELLS OF THE W...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Inn on corner with sidewalks in front. The inn has a large porch and balcony above, and there are cottages in the rear along the sidewalk on the left. A sw...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: A view of the office of the Wisconsin State Resister.

Date: 1931 

Description: Cottage with a screened-in porch and a yard surrounded by trees.

Photograph

Indian Agency House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Indian Agency House, before restoration. This house built in 1832 by the United States Government. Restored by Colonial Dames between 1929-1932.

Date: 1958-01-30 

Description: Six men pose in front of trucks loaded with Wisconsin Dells' local land/water vehicles known as the Ducks.

Photograph

Group of Bathers

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Elevated view of a large group of people bathing in Rowan creek near York Farm during the Sound Storm music festival.

Photograph

Stand Rock

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A man in Native American costume stands on the ledge near Stand Rock. Two women watch from the ground below.

Photograph

Leaping Stand Rock

Date:  

Description: Ashley C. Bennett, son of Henry Hamilton Bennett, leaps from Stand Rock to another rock formation.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across lawn of a cottage at Buckminster Rooms and Cottage. There are striped awnings on the windows. A barn is in the background.

Postcard

Hile House

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View from road of the Hile House, Kilbourn (now Wisconsin Dells). There is a belvedere in the center of the roof.

Date: 1926 

Description: Men and boys fishing at Jordan Lake. One man is standing next to a boat pulled up at the shore and is holding up his catch of the day. There are cattails a...

Date: 1903 

Description: Group of people on the excursion steamer Eleanor in the Dells.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A collection of images from Nettland's Roll Inn and other sites around the Dells including: the Narrows, Stand Rock, Lone Rock, and the beach at Lake Delto...

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