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Postcard

Farm Family

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard of a farm couple and their daughter posing outdoors in front of a barn.

Photograph

Lunch Break

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Field workers take a lunch break outdoors.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from hill over church and cemetery towards fields and town in a valley.

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: 1920 ca.

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

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

Bird's-Eye View

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view from hill of rural landscape.

Date: 1960-06-19 

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

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...

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: 1922 ca.

Description: Men on wagons carrying large boiler, etc., posing in sham-battle horseplay, probably in Cross Plains. In the background is a bluff.

Photograph

Flooded Farm Field

Date: 1960-07-04 ca.

Description: Landscape view of a flooded field at sunrise.

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:  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: 1915 

Description: Millpond with several buildings and horses in the middle ground and more building in the background. Trees are visible throughout. Text in lower left reads...

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Large group of students and teachers posed on a slope in front of St. Francis Xavier Catholic School for a group portrait. Many of the children and adults...

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...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1925 

Description: View down a rainy commercial street. There is a soda/ice cream shop, garage/gas station, and undertaker. A car is parked on the side of the road. There is...

Date:  date unknown

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

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...

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