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Photograph

Upland Fields

Date: 1960 

Description: Upland fields showing a fence, trees and hillside.

Photograph

Matthew Witt

Date:  date unknown

Description: Matthew Witt, photographer, standing on the steps in front of the door to his second home. He is wearing an overcoat and hat, and is holding his gloves.

Photograph

Tree Branches

Date: 1960-06-19 ca.

Description: View of a cultivated hillside through bare willow branches in the foreground.

Date: 1960 

Description: View of landscape at the top of Rocky Glen Road, looking over flooded fields at sunrise.

Photograph

Witt Photo. Studio

Date:  date unknown

Description: Matthew Witt's photo studio on Main Street. His business was there for 50 years, from 1913 to 1963. Two men are sitting on the stoop in the doorway. The bu...

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: Outdoor portrait of a young dark-haired women standing in a field of flowers before a sign attached to a telephone pole. The sign reads "Choice Honey For S...

Photograph

Ann Drucella Witt

Date:  date unknown

Description: Ann Drucella Witt, the sister of Matt Witt, poses under a vine covered trellis that frames a door to a house. She is wearing a dress, jacket, gloves, and f...

Date: 1913 after

Description: Hand-colored exterior of Matthew Witt's photography studio. He is standing at the door with his hand on the doorknob. Photographic prints are hung in the w...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two young men pose outdoors on horseback in front of the C.J. Faust & Co., Funeral Directors' building. They are wearing jackets and hats. A dirt road can...

Photograph

Young Couple

Date: 1919 

Description: Young couple standing in front of a large rock face.

Photograph

Business Section

Date: 1925 

Description: View down road of mixed residential and commercial area after a rain. A group of men, women, and children stand on the front steps of a brick building.

Date: 1960-07-03 ca.

Description: View of a field with bales of hay ready to be harvested.

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Main Street view in the winter with snow on the ground.

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: View from grassy hill of uptown Cross Plains. The Catholic Church (St. Francis Xavier) is on the right, and farmhouses and other buildings are among fields...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Well-dressed relatives leave a house where they attended a family gathering.

Date: 1926 date unknown

Description: Portrait of a man and a woman posed together, wrapped in wire fencing. It must be a prank because they are both smiling. She is wearing a hat with a plume...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait of an elderly woman. She is seated in a chair holding flowers on her lap. Caladium in pots are arranged on both sides. In the background are ferns...

Date: 1920 

Description: John Virnig, Sr., harness maker, grips the handle of a two wheeled hand cart as he poses on the sidewalk in a neighborhood. He is wearing a hat, shirt and...

Date: 1913 

Description: Exterior view of a hotel and livery from across an unpaved road. Three horse-drawn vehicles are tied at the curb.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A group of unidentified men standing with a horse and wagon. The wagon is carrying a barrel of beer. The sign on the building in the background is an adver...

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