Swimming on Top of Blue Mounds | Postcard | Wisconsin Historical Society

Postcard

Swimming on Top of Blue Mounds

Swimming on Top of Blue Mounds | Postcard | Wisconsin Historical Society
Photographic postcard view of the swimming pool on top of the mounds in Blue Mounds State Park. There are people swimming as well as standing around the sides of the pool watching. The clouds and transparent trees were added to the scene, see the Public Notes. The sender wrote on the bottom of the postcard in ink, "Swimming on Top of Blue Mounds."
DESCRIPTION
Photographic postcard view of the swimming pool on top of the mounds in Blue Mounds State Park. There are people swimming as well as standing around the sides of the pool watching. The clouds and transparent trees were added to the scene, see the Public Notes. The sender wrote on the bottom of the postcard in ink, "Swimming on Top of Blue Mounds."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:82363
Creation Date:date unknown
Creator Name:Unknown
City:Blue Mounds, Village of
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Wisconsin postcard collection, circa 1860s?-circa 1990s
Genre:Postcard
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 2744
Original Dimensions:5.4375 x 3.4375 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Written on the back, "How do you like this cloud effect? The proof has no clouds. Joe printed these clouds in. Can have them with or without clouds." See Image ID: 82371 for postcard with original clouds and trees.
SUBJECTS
Pavilions
Foliage
State parks and reserves
Trees
Bathing suits
Clothing and dress
Hats
Children and adults
Outdoor photography
Flags
Swimming
Water
Sky

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