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Photograph

House and Trees

Date: 1981-05 

Description: View from across street of house on 2051 Camilla Street.

Date: 1981-05 

Description: Building located in the 2000 Block of Camilla Street.

Photograph

Buick Auto Garage

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across road of D.A. Meister's Garage, with a fire truck parked in front and an automobile parked at the curb on the right. One boy is sitting on the f...

Date:  date unknown

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

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...

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.

Date: 1915 

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

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...

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: 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: 1860 ca.

Description: Farmhouses near P. Rodenschmit Hill.

Date:  

Description: A young boy and his little dog sit together on a toy tractor in a driveway behind a parked car.

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....

Date: 1952 

Description: Berry Haney house, built in about 1841 or 1842. The frame parts of the house are later additions.

Date: 1913 

Description: Exterior view of a hotel and livery from across an unpaved road. Three horse-drawn vehicles are tied at the curb.

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: 1955 ca.

Description: Aerial view of Cross Plains, with countryside surrounding and hills on the horizon.

Date:  date unknown

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

Photograph

Bird's-Eye View

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view from hill of rural landscape.

Photograph

Witt Photo. Studio

Date:  date unknown

Description: Matthew Witt's photo studio on Main Street. His business was there for 50 years, from 1913 to 1963. Two men are sitting on the stoop in the doorway. The bu...

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