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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: 1955 ca.

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

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...

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...

Photograph

Aerial View of Town

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Aerial view of town.

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:  date unknown

Description: Two young men pose outdoors on horseback in front of the C.J. Faust & Co., Funeral Directors' building. They are wearing jackets and hats. A dirt road can...

Date: 1928 ca.

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

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:  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...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Front view of St. Frances Xavier Catholic church.

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

Zander's Store

Date: 1910 ca.

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

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:  date unknown

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

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

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: 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

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: 1940 ca.

Description: Well-dressed relatives leave a house where they attended a family gathering.

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