Gaylord Nelson Papers, 1954-2006 (bulk 1963-1980)

 
Contents List
Container Title
Mss 935
Series: Bennett Studio Records
Correspondence
General files
Box   12
Folder   1
1921, 1927-1928, 1938-1939, 1961
Box   12
Folder   2-4
1962
1982-1992
Box   12
Folder   5-9
A-T
Box   13
Folder   1
U-Z
Box   13
Folder   2-8
1993-1997
Box   13
Folder   9-10
Miscellaneous, 1914-1988
Subject Files
Box   14
Folder   1
Address book (H.H. Bennett and after)
Box   14
Folder   2
Advertising, 1972, undated
Box   14
Folder   3
Appraisals and assessments, 1946-1981
Box   14
Folder   4
Attendance figures, 1993-1998
Box   51A
Folder   1
Beads, 1923, 1926
Box   14
Folder   5
Bennett Distributing Company, 1985-1998
Box   14
Folder   6
Bennett Gift Shop, 1963-1984
Box   77
Folder   4
List of Gift Shop companies, 1972-1973
Box   14
Folder   7
Bennett Foundation, 1977-1991
Box   14
Folder   8-9
Business cards, flyers, postcards, portrait flyers, 1910s-1998
Box   14
Folder   10
Business transfer documents, 1985-1986
Calendars
Box   14
Folder   11
Notes of Evaline M. Bennett, 1931-1932
Box   14
Folder   12-13
1966-1968, 1972
Box   15
Folder   1
Cameras and repairs, 1954-1966, 1985
Box   65
Catalog of printed material, undated
Box   15
Folder   2-3
Centennial of studio, 1965
Box   15
Folder   4
Chamber of Commerce (Wisconsin Dells), 1955, 1986-1987
Box   15
Folder   5
City arguments, 1976-1980
Box   15
Folder   5A
Christie's, 1975
Box   15
Folder   6
Copyrights, 1903-1992
Box   15
Folder   7
Derleth, 1964 August
Box   15
Folder   8
Eddy Street buildings, 1973
Box   15
Folder   9
Employees, 1944-1994
Exhibits
Box   15
Folder   10
Museum of Modern Art, 1963-1966
Box   15
Folder   11
State Historical Society of Wisconsin, 1964-1967
Box   15
Folder   12
Milwaukee Art Center, 1972-1975
Box   15
Folder   13
PPA Convention, 1975
Box   16
Folder   1
Witkin Gallery, 1977-1986
Box   16
Folder   2
Milwaukee Art Museum, 1996
Box   77
Folder   3
Glaeve Gallery, “Images of the American Indians” poster, undated
Box   16
Folder   3-4
Fund drives, 1991-1997
Box   16
Folder   5
Grant applications, 1991-1993
Box   16
Folder   6
Guest book, 1994-1997
Guidebook production
Box   16
Folder   7
Beautiful Dells of the Wisconsin River: annotated copy with negative numbers, 1965
Box   16
Folder   8
Bids, 1997
Box   16
Folder   9
Contracts, 1987-1992
Box   16
Folder   10
Correspondence, 1927-1942
Dells of the Wisconsin River: dummies/mockups
Box   16
Folder   11-12
1928-1930s
Box   17
Folder   1
1950s
Box   17
Folder   2-8
Johnson Printing Company, 1952-1969
W.A. Krueger Company
Box   17
Folder   9
1964-1971
Box   18
Folder   1
1978
Box   18
Folder   2-4
Krueger & Johnson, 1978-1991, 1996
Box   18
Folder   5
Max Lau colortype, 1930-1931
Box   18
Folder   6
“Old Days in the Dells,” text, 1926
Box   18
Folder   7-8
Hanson, Dave, 1975-1977
History
Box   18
Folder   9
Studio, 1961-1996
Box   18
Folder   10
Miscellaneous, 1868-1988, undated
Box   19
Folder   1
Ice Carnival, 1976
Box   19
Folder   2
Independent Paper Company, 1952-1955
Box   19
Folder   3
Indian relics, 1934, 1958
Inventories
Box   19
Folder   4
Gallery stock, 1874
Box   19
Folder   5
Chemicals, undated
Box   66-67
Wholesale and retail card file, Miriam E. Bennett, 1962-1967
Box   19
Folder   5A
Lobadie, Patrick, Milwaukee shipping notes
Box   19
Folder   6
Magazine Portraits Inc., 1985
Box   19
Folder   7
Mailing list, 1984
Box   19
Folder   8
Metcalf-Granof House, 1975-1983
Minirama
Box   19
Folder   9
Advertising and publicity, 1960-1964
1440A/16
Chief Daybreak's remarks at Minirama, undated
Mss 935
Box   19
Folder   10
Colourpicture Publishers, 1954, 1963
Box   19
Folder   11
Contracts, 1959-1963
Correspondence, 1959-1970
Box   19
Folder   12-17
A-L
Box   20
Folder   1-6
M-Z
Box   20
Folder   7
Daily reports, 1960-1961
Box   20
Folder   7A
Dells Associated Boat Lines, 1961-1962
Box   20
Folder   8
Dexter Press, circa 1960
Box   20
Folder   9
Hobby Shop, 1962
Box   20
Folder   10
Humor, undated
Box   20
Folder   11
Ideas wanted, 1964
Box   20
Folder   12
Inquiries and orders, 1961-1965
Box   20
Folder   13
Magazine articles about Minirama, 1961-1965
Box   20
Folder   14
Mailing lists, Inquiry sheets, 1960-1961
Box   77
Folder   5
Mayer, Roger, Planting plan for Bennett Enterprises, 1960
Box   20
Folder   15
Miscellaneous, 1960-1969
Box   20
Folder   16
National Model Railroad Association, 1961
Box   20
Folder   17
Notes and current problems, 1960-1962
Box   21
Folder   1
Other model displays and ideas, 1962-1964
Box   21
Folder   2
Photo captions, undated
Box   21
Folder   3
Priester, Adolph, 1961
Box   21
Folder   4
Rents, 1966-1970
Box   21
Folder   5
Sale inquiries, 1967-1969
Micro 2073
Reel   8
Frame   1
Scrapbook, 1959-1964
Mss 935
Box   21
Folder   6
Taxes, 1968-1970
Box   21
Folder   7
Unemployment, 1968-1970
Box   21
Folder   8
Visitor comments and inventory, 1960-1963, undated
Box   21
Folder   9
Negative classification system, 1890s, 1953, 1993-1995
Box   77
Folder   6
Milwaukee titles and numbers, undated
Obsolete indexes
#1
Box   78
110-155.3
Box   79
232-321 Germania
Box   80
321 Assorted steamboats-520 Kilbourn City
Box   81
520 Kilbourn (continued)-555
Box   82
560 Scenic River-Fox Lake
Box   83
610 Portraits
Box   84
610 Portraits, unknown-880
#2 “In computer”
Box   85
110-250.3
Box   86
280-321
#3
Box   87
H.H. Bennett numbers 1-2751
#4
Box   88
Bennett Family members and groups
#5 Place File
Box   89
A-Lone Rock
Box   90
Lower Dells-Witches' Gulch
#6
Box   91
Vintage prints
Box   21
Folder   10
Panoramas and cycloramas, 1969-1985
Box   21
Folder   11
Photographic equipment, 1956, 1983-1987
Box   21
Folder   12
Photographic processes, 1984
Box   21
Folder   13
“Portrait of the Past,” Photographic Journal Through Wisconsin (Wisconsin Trails), 1971
Box   76
Portraiture scrapbook, undated
Postcards
Box   21
Folder   14
Coloring notes, undated
Box   21
Folder   15
Correspondence, 1909-1931
Box   21
Folder   16
Remodeling post card shop, 1925
Box   21
Folder   17
Indian postcards, 1953-1974
Box   21
Folder   18-19
Johnson Printing Company, 1966-1971
Box   22
Folder   1
Miscellaneous, 1953-1967, undated
Box   22
Folder   2
Priester, Adolph, 1985
Box   22
Folder   3-5
Publication permissions, 1969-1999
Box   22
Folder   6
Rafting, 1880-1989, undated
Box   22
Folder   7
Rath, Sara, and Rick Smith (Pioneer Photographer), 1976-1986
Box   22
Folder   8
Red Wing Pottery/Table Talk Annex, 1952-1988
Box   22
Folder   9
Reese, Betsy on H.H. Bennett, 1975
Box   22
Folder   10
Restoration of studio, 1975-1977
Retail correspondence
Box   22
Folder   11
1960-1962
Box   23
Folder   1
Color photography, 1960-1962
Box   23
Folder   2
Smithsonian Institution, 1969-1990
Box   23
Folder   3
Smoke damage/cleanup, 1983
Box   23
Folder   4-8
State Historical Society of Wisconsin, 1926-1997
Box   23
Folder   9
Steamboats at the Dells, 1947-1980, undated
Stereo cards
Box   23
Folder   10
By card number, 1976
Box   23
Folder   11
For sale, 1976
Box   23
Folder   12
Master list, 1980
Box   23
Folder   13
Miscellaneous, 1977-1998, undated
Studio building
Box   24
Folder   1
Mortgage and lease records, 1868-1905
Box   24
Folder   2
Construction receipts, 1875-1876
Box   24
Folder   3
Description of improvements, 1938-1967, 1975-1976
Tax documents
Box   24
Folder   4
Real estate, 1964-1986
Box   24
Folder   5-7
1980-1989
Box   24
Folder   8
Telephone log, 1981-1984
Box   24
Folder   9
2000 Committee, 1997
Box   24
Folder   10
“Views of a Cameraman” television film, 1981-1985
Box   24
Folder   11
White House slide sets, 1976-1986
Wholesale
Box   24
Folder   12
Indian crafts, 1908, 1943-1960
Box   24
Folder   13
Inventories, 1976-1996
Studio Publications
Box   25
Folder   1
Aristocats at the Dells, 1959
Box   25
Folder   2-5
The Beautiful Dells of the Wisconsin River, 1953-1996
Box   25
Folder   6
The Bennett Story: The Life and Work of Henry Hamilton Bennett, 1975
Box   25
Folder   6A
Bennett Studio brochure, undated
Box   25
Folder   7-11
Dells of the Wisconsin River, 1921-1957
Box   25
Folder   12
Dells of the Wisconsin River: Yesterday and Today
Box   25
Folder   12A
Legacy of H.H. Bennett: brochure only, undated
Box   25
Folder   13
Miniatures: the Dells of the Wisconsin,1904
Box   25
Folder   14
Minirama brochures
Box   25
Folder   15
Old Days in the Dells, 1926
Box   25
Folder   16
Old Trails and Duck Tails, 1959-1989
Box   25
Folder   17
Stand Rock Indian Ceremonial, 1959, 1963
Box   25
Folder   18
Stereo catalogs and proofs
Wanderings by a Wanderer
Box   25
Folder   19-20
Early versions, 1890s
Box   26
Folder   1
Variant editions, 1890s
Wisconsin Dells
Box   26
Folder   2
Early version, circa 1891
Box   26
Folder   3
Versions without text or added photographs, circa 1891-1893
Box   26
Folder   4
Versions without text but with added photographs, 1893, 1895
Versions with text
Box   26
Folder   5
1893, 1895
Box   26
Folder   6
1896
Note: Incomplete
Box   26
Folder   7
1900
Note: 2 copies
Box   26
Folder   8
1908
Publications using Bennett images
Box   26
Folder   9
Baraboo, Wisconsin
Competitors' publications
Box   26
Folder   10
Brown's Studio, Wisconsin Dells, 1950
Kropp
Box   26
Folder   11
The Dells of the Wisconsin River, circa 1948
Box   26
Folder   12
Picturesque Dells of the Wisconsin River, undated
Box   26
Folder   13
Wisconsin Dells, circa 1949-1950s
Box   26
Folder   14
L.G. Sharpe and Sons, The Guide, Wisconsin Dells, undated
Box   26
Folder   15
Tremble, 1965
Individual photographers' materials
Box   27
Folder   1
Ruth Bennett Dyer, exposure books and motto, 1943-1954
Box   62
Folder   8
Ruth Bennett Dyer and Oliver Reese, exposure book, 1954-1958
Oliver Reese
Box   27
Folder   2
Boyd, Belle, 1955-1985
Correspondence
Box   27
Folder   3-5
Ed Stluka, 1953-1958
Box   27
Folder   6-8
Magazine photography, 1954-1959
Box   27
Folder   9
Upper Dells lecture and manual for guides, 1946, undated
Box   27
Folder   10
Miscellaneous, 1951-1985, undated
Reference Files
Dells Area, 1870s-1960s
Box   28
Folder   1-2
Standard size brochures and miscellaneous literature
Oversize items
Box   77
Folder   7
Old Settlers of Columbia County, undated
Box   77
Folder   8
Wisconsin Dells postcard, 1963
American Indians
Language:
Some materials in Dakota, Lakota, Ho-Chunk (Winnebago), and Omaha-Ponca.
Box   28
Folder   3
1886-1906
Box   29
Folder   1-4
1914-1988, undated
Box   29
Folder   5-6
Miscellaneous, 1900-1991
Financial Records
Ledgers
Box   30
Folder   1-3
General, 1869-1938
Wholesale
Box   31
Folder   1-5
1969-1973
Box   32
Folder   1-11
1974-1984
Account books
Box   33
Folder   1
American Indian accounts, 1899-1947
Box   33
Folder   2
Studio accounts, 1923-1925
Box   33
Folder   3-4
Evaline M. Bennett business and home accounts, 1927-1942
Box   33
Folder   5
Post card shop, Ruth Bennett Dyer accounts, 1929-1939
Box   33
Folder   6
Stand Rock Trading Post accounts, 1932-1935
Box   33
Folder   7
Bennett Building accounts, 1946-1965
Box   33
Folder   8
Portrait accounts, 1961-1971
Box   34
Folder   1
Summaries, 1983-1988
Box   34
Folder   2-3
General, 1985-1995
Day books
Box   34
Folder   4-8
1870-1876, 1887-1901, 1910-1919
Box   35
Folder   1-4
1920-1939
Cash books
Box   35
Folder   5-9
1870-1889
Box   36
Folder   1-7
1890-1921
Box   74
Folder   3
Bennett buildings, 1966-1971
Box   37
Folder   1
Cash and receipt book, 1922-1931
Box   37
Folder   2
Receipts, 1980-1988
Box   72
Folder   1
Receipt summaries, 1929-1951
Receipts and expenditures
Box   72
Folder   2-5
1926-1941
Box   73
1939-1964
Box   74
1965-1971
Box   75
1975-1988
Sales
Box   37
Folder   7
General, 1870-1877
Box   37
Folder   8
Jewelry and luggage sales, 1961
Box   37
Folder   9
Studio sales record, 1966
Wholesale sales
Box   38
Folder   1-4
General, 1973-1980
Box   38
Folder   5-8
Guidebook sales to boat companies, 1981-1989
Box   39
Folder   1-2
Studio sales, 1983-1984
Box   39
Folder   3-5
Sales, 1985-1989
Box   39
Folder   6
Studio sales log, 1990
Orders
Card index
Box   68
1924-1944
1944-1952
Box   69
A-V
Box   70
W-Z
1953-1961
Box   71
A-S
Box   71
T-Z
Box   70
1962-1970
Customer orders
Box   40
Folder   1-8
1980, 1983-1992
Box   41
Folder   1-9
1993-1999
Box   37
Folder   3-5
General, 1894-1907, 1914, 1927-1935
Box   37
Folder   6
Historic suppliers, 1967-1983
Box   39
Folder   7-8
Portrait order books, 1915-1925
Box   39
Folder   9
Prints, summary totals, 1915-1948
Box   39
Folder   10
Ruth Bennett Dyer records about picture sales and loans, 1949-1967