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Wisconsin Dells Minirama

Date: August 26 1960
Description: Miniature model of the Wisconsin Dells. Goggled diver, Ollie Reese, swimming with Dells recreation boat. This completely landscaped exhibit was built to sc...
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Native Americans at the World's Fair

Date: 1932
Description: Group of Native Americans en route to the 1933 World's Fair. The group are members of the Stand Rock Indian Ceremonial. The man holding the feather flag o...
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Deer Park

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Description: B. Olson and P. Helland sitting in the snow at a deer park in hunting gear, looking at a deer behind them.
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Evangeline Bennett

Date: 1916
Description: Evaline Bennett, wife of Henry Hamilton Bennett, in a white dress outside the studio hanging framed images.
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Gates Gallery

Date: 1865
Description: Exterior view of the Gates Gallery, location for the first H.H. Bennett studio.
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Pioneer Village Sign Burning

Date: September 14 1951
Description: Sign burning for the Dells Pioneer Village, with Jerry and Mary Claire.
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Hall's Motel

Date: July 1957
Description: Mr. Hall posing with large fish in front of Hall's Motel.
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Fleet of Boats

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Description: The Upper Dells Fleet on review.
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Sign for Lost Canyon

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Description: Sign for Lost Canyon, with car in foreground.
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Lost Canyon

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Description: Cart of tourists in Lost Canyon.
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Prehistoric Land

Date: July 1957
Description: Couple standing with dinosaur in Prehistoric Land, owned by Charles Van Wie.
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Black Bart at Fort Dells

Date: 1961
Description: Black Bart at Fort Dells, holding up the Sheriff.
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Fort Dells

Date: 1959
Description: Elevated view of the entrance to Fort Dells with cars parked in parking lot.
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Pouring Milk at the Wonder Spot

Date: June 30 1957
Description: Nancy Waterman unsuccessfully pours milk for Harriet Anderson (whose name has since changed to Penny Hilley) at the Wonder Spot.
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Story Book Land

Date: May 1958
Description: The Attorney General (center), on a train at Story Book Land.
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Dedication of Winnebago Indian Village

Date: July 1956
Description: Women make fry bread at the dedication of the Winnebago Indian Village.
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Entrance to Enchanted Forest

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Description: Entrance to Enchanted Forest and Prehistoric Land.
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Dells Manor Motel

Date: June 1961
Description: Front of Dells Manor Motel, with parking lot and neon sign.
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Newman's Drive-In

Date: July 1960
Description: Newman's Drive-In with Free Root Beer sign and waitress.
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Entrance to Story Book Land

Date: June 1956
Description: Six children ride an elephant in front of boat-shaped entrance to Story Book Land.

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