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Photograph

Parochial School

Date: 1925 

Description: Exterior of Saint Francis Xavier School.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of Catholic Church. The building features a tall steeple, a clock tower, arched, stained-grass windows, and double doors.

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

Doing Dishes

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A woman washing dishes outdoors in a washtub.

Photograph

Outdoor Chores

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Woman doing chores outdoors.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: A fashionably dressed young woman is posed sitting on a fence. She is wearing a long coat over a dress, a hat with a wide brim, and high-button boots. Her...

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: 1960-07-03 ca.

Description: View of a field with bales of hay ready to be harvested.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View from hill looking down at Cross Plains.

Date: 1928 ca.

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

Photograph

Public School

Date: 1913 

Description: Exterior of a public school.

Photograph

Scene on Highway 11

Date: 1929 

Description: View down a commercial street, with an automobile coming down the street. There is a soda/ice cream shop which offers tobacco, cigars, and candy. The City...

Photograph

Farm Couple

Date: 1920 ca.

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

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Group of three people standing outside on a sidewalk in front of a stone dwelling with a porch and steps behind them. A man holds a bottle, ready to pour i...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of a man, woman and young girl posing in their Buick convertible in front of the Matthew Witt Photographic Studio. Another woman stan...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1910 ca.

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

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:  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: 1935 ca.

Description: Sons of the American Legion in formation outside the Witt Studio. Two of them hold flags. Names are (left to right), Don Frank, Jerry Zander, Ralph Meyer,...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Two young women posing while leaning on the columns of a front porch.

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