The imaginary landcapes of Wisconsin Dells tourist attractions

Putting the "Wild" in Wilderness

The commercial success of Wisconsin Dells is largely dependent on tourist attractions. This series of images documents the attractions that were created to capitalize on travelers drawn to the area's scenic beauty.

Related Topics: The Progressive Era
Industrialization and Urbanization
Travel and Tourism
Creator: Reese, Ollie; Bennett, H. H.
Pub Data: Wisconsin Stores. Wisconsin Public Television
Citation: "Putting the "Wild" in Wilderness." Wisconsin Stores. Wisconsin Public Television; Online facsimile at:; Visited on: 5/21/2018