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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....

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View from hill looking down at Cross Plains.

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: 1919 ca.

Description: Farm couple seated outdoors on a disk harrow.

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: 1926 ca.

Description: A young couple wearing coats and hats are posing outdoors.

Date: 1960-07-03 ca.

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

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1910 ca.

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

Date: 1921 ca.

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of view across muddy road of a man wearing a suit and standing on the porch of the two-story Hotel and Feed Barn. Two signs next to h...

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

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: 1907 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard of the Thompson Tent Show. A tent, a tall wagon and a truck that runs the generator are set up in a field or park with houses and tre...

Photograph

Hillside Farmyard

Date: 1961-04-30 ca.

Description: View down hill of a farmyard. A pasture with several trees is visible, in addition to two farm buildings.

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:  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:  date unknown

Description: View from street of the second home of Matthew Witt, photographer, located on the corner of Julius Street and American Legion Drive. Two motorcycles are pa...

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...

Photograph

Farm Couple

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Farm couple seated together outdoors on the lawn, his arm around her shoulders.

Photograph

Young Couple

Date: 1919 

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

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