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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:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of Matthew Witt's Photography Studio. A woman is barely visible standing in the doorway, under the awning. Framed photographs are on display...

Photograph

Depot and Train

Date: 1913 

Description: View down railroad tracks of Cross Plains train depot. A man in the foreground walks away from the depot. A train, exhausting steam, is stopped at the plat...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of a man sitting in a buggy drawn by a horse wearing a fly-net. Behind him is an automobile with two men leaning against the side. Al...

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.

Photograph

New Dam

Date: 1913 

Description: View of the newly constructed dam from across a reservoir. There is a building on stilts in the left foreground, and buildings in the background behind the...

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: 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: 1928 ca.

Description: View from hill of uptown Cross Plains with the Catholic Church (St. Francis Xavier) and farmhouses.

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: Young couple standing in front of a Dodge coupe.

Date: 1960-06-19 

Description: A large rock outcropping in a pasture of iron-bearing rock.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View towards railroad station with a few passengers on the platform awaiting the arrival of the train. The locomotive is billowing smoke. Two horses stand...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of Bowar Bros. Hardware Store. The awning reads, "Hardware, Bowar Bros., Implements, Auto Supplies." Over the large door on the left...

Date: 1960-07-03 ca.

Description: A farm, with metal-roofed buildings, in a hillside valley.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A group of friends pose on a playground slide. Included in the group are Cresence Esser Bowar, Matt Bowar (husband of Cresence), Herbert Esser (brother of...

Date: 1921 ca.

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

Date: 1960 

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

Date: 1948-07-31 

Description: Group portrait of the Cross Plains baseball team. The team repeated as Western section champions, defeating the Middleton team to remain the league's only...

Date: 1913 

Description: View down an unpaved street. There are homes on the right and a fence on the left. At the end of the street are commercial buildings, horses, and automobil...

Date: 1940 ca.

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

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