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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...

Photograph

Woman With Axe

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A smiling woman holding an axe holds a pose while chopping wood.

Photograph

Upland Fields

Date: 1960 

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

Photograph

Outdoor Chores

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Woman doing chores outdoors.

Photograph

Cornfield

Date: 1960-07-04 ca.

Description: View of a cornfield and wooded ridge at sunrise.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Photo postcard of an outdoor group portrait of a telephone line crew. The six men are wearing hats and work clothes, and five of the men are wearing belts...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photo postcard of a man standing next to a horse-drawn wagon filled with milk containers, with farm buildings in the background. On the ground near the man...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Farm couple seated outdoors on a disk harrow.

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: 1913 

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

Photograph

Bird's-Eye View

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view from hill of rural landscape.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Two couples on an outing, posed in front of an outcropping of rock.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Workers pose on the frame of a barn they are building.

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1910 ca.

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

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...

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Description: Outdoor portrait of a young dark-haired woman standing in front of the of a building near a screen door.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Casual portrait of photographer Matthew Witt seated at the foot of a ridge. It's likely that the image is a self-portrait produced by Witt himself.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Group of farm workers, men and women, posed in a field, holding various beverages. One man has his arm over a barrel on a stand in the center. In the backg...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior of ice cream parlor with a horse-drawn wagon parked on the right, behind it sheds can be seen. Barrels are stacked on the porch. Signs read, "Ice...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of a family posed on a porch. The three women in the back hold a large enamel bowl, a mixing bowl and spoon, and a grinder or sifter. In fro...

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