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Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a residential neighborhood and some larger buildings.
Description: View across lawn of the main building and grounds at Butternut Lodge. Three young children are on are a lawn swing, and a man sits in a chair nearby.
Description: Mr. and Mrs. Bill Owens and Mr. and Mrs. William Mohr, members of the Bill Owens curling rink of Portage, pose at the second annual mixed bonspiel sponsore...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the High School. Caption reads, "Published for Inglehart's Drug Store."
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The Locks and Jaws of the Dells in winter, taken at Devil's Elbow. The roof of the Larks Hotel, with the hotel's name on it, is visible in the background.
Description: A group of manual laborers pose for a portrait in front of a tailor's shop. The men apparently work pouring concrete to make sidewalks and are posing with...
Description: Children at fountain on Broadway and Superior. Two girls sit in a pony-cart, and a girl looks through the fence with a dog, while a boy fills a vessel from...
Description: H.H. Bennett Studio Christmas portrait of two women, Miriam and Ruth, daughters of H.H. Bennett, and one man, Oliver Reese, posed with many cameras, some o...
Date: date unknown
Description: Two men navigating their canoe through caves at the Wisconsin Dells.
Description: German prisoner of war camp with tents and fencing surrounding the area. Several people are on the grounds. Prisoners are working in the local cannery.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: An aerial view of the Portage Canal, Fox and Wisconsin Rivers.
Description: View from street of private home in a residential neighborhood with rooms available to tourists. There are flower boxes on the railing of the porch.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: A view of the Indian Agency House, built in 1832.
Description: Looking out of the entrance to Witches' Gulch showing wooden walkway.
Description: Small wooden shrine structure in the middle of the woods.
Description: Sitting on large log (left to right): Ruth Bennett, Evelina Bennett, and Miriam Bennett. The Larks Hotel is in the background.
Description: View across bridge of mill. There is a man standing on a wagon near the side of the mill. Behind the mill is a steep hill, with a house visible among trees...
Description: Two men stand by the fountain on Broadway, which is topped by a statue. A horse and carriage are parked next to the fountain and a dog relaxes in the foreg...
Description: Small cottage with a rocking chair on the porch. An automobile is parked in the lawn on the right, and another cottage is on the left.
Description: A man stands on the shoreline with a boat near the rock formations in the Sugar Bowl.
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