1 2 3 4
.

Photograph

Roller Mill

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Roller Mill with a covered loading dock. A sign on the end of the building at the roof line reads, "Roller Mill." Trees and power pole...

Date: 1928 ca.

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

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: 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: 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...

Photograph

Stone Mill

Date: 1925-06-19 

Description: Exterior of stone mill. An automobile of the period is parked under the front portico, and there is a wooden wing in the rear. A sign in front advertises "...

Photograph

Zander's Store

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View from street of front entry way into Zander's store.

Date: 1928 

Description: View down valley towards the back of the Lutheran Church and cemetery. Houses and barns are in the valley below, and more hills are in the far background....

Photograph

Thompson Tent Show

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard of the Thompson Tent Show. Two tents, a tall wagon, an automobile and a truck are set up in a field or park with houses and trees in...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Matthew Witt, photographer, at the wheel of a Ford automobile with two female passengers. The top of the automobile is down, and they are in front of an in...

Date:  

Description: A vintage view and a modern view down Main Street, including retail buildings.

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

Aerial View of Town

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Aerial view of town.

Date:  date unknown

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the exterior of the first home of Matthew Witt, photographer. An automobile is parked in the yard.

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...

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: 1910 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard view looking down center of dirt highway, with a car approaching. There is a gas station on the right just past a sign reading "Cross...

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

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.

1 2 3 4

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.