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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: 1921 ca.

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

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...

Date: 1921 

Description: Full length portrait of a bride in a long white dress and wearing a veil standing on a lawn holding a bouquet of flowers. There are trees in the background...

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: 1960-06-19 

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

Date: 1922 

Description: Farmer and three boys posing with five horses in front of a house.

Photograph

Cornfield

Date: 1960-07-04 ca.

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

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...

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...

Photograph

Woman With Axe

Date: 1920 ca.

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

Photograph

Flooded Farm Field

Date: 1960-07-04 ca.

Description: Landscape view of a flooded field at sunrise.

Photograph

Wedding Party

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Wedding party posing in a barnyard.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Unidentified small girl holding a parasol, posed beside railroad tracks.

Photograph

Haney House

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Berry Haney house, located about a mile east of Cross Plains. The stone portion of the house was built in 1840.

Photograph

St. Frances School

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of the exterior of a Roman Catholic school built of stone with many windows. Sidewalks run along two sides. Trees can be seen behind and on the right....

Photograph

Snowy Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down a snowy unpaved street. There appears to be a water tower, as well as a windmill at the far end of the street.

Date: 1915 

Description: View of several Cross Plains buildings across a millpond. There is a bell mounted on a metal tower near the shoreline.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Group of Roman Catholic priests and children on the occasion of a ceremony, perhaps the coronation of a statue of St. Mary.

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.

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