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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Two men stand on a ledge in the granite quarry in Montello. Three other men stand below. The side of the quarry rises up above the group in the background....
Description: View of the Montello granite quarry grounds shows piles of granite paving blocks. In the background, a team of horses pulls a wagon under an elevated narro...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Crowd gathered at the Montello railroad station.
Description: Man standing on the porch of a home belonging to either Mrs. Kelly or Mrs. Stevenson.
Date: 1923 ca.
Description: View of Fountain Lake (officially known as Ennis Lake), John Muir's boyhood home near Montello. The area is now a 125-acre State Natural Area. Fountain Lak...
Description: A young man fishes on the rocky shore by the Old Mill. The Mill is three-stories high and features a cupola with a wind vane on top.
Description: Girls from a Sunday school class. Everetta, the photographer's daughter, stands on right with hand warmer (muff).
Description: Dr. Edward A. Bass posing near boathouses and pond (Montello Lake).
Description: View across road of 226 East Montello Street, Lowe house.
Description: The exterior of the white public school building. Trees and bushes partially obstruct the view.
Description: Family group resting on Court House hill, near Perkin's cottage.
Description: Sunday school class giving a patriotic presentation.
Description: Exterior of the newly-constructed Tremont House hotel on Main Street.
Description: Newspaper image of the Glen Oak, Wisconsin train station, a few miles south of Montello on the Chicago and North Western Railway.
Description: CWA road crew leveling a grade on a county road near Westfield. The CWA undertook many road and utility projects during the Great Depression in order to p...
Description: View of lake, most likely Buffalo Lake, from Montello.
Description: View across road of the Hotel Iris, with a large group of men and boys posed in the yard, on the screened-in porch, and near a delivery van parked on the l...
Description: Group of children and adults on a lawn along the shore. Gentleman on the right is mowing the lawn. A young boy is playing with a dog in front of two girls...
Description: A seated young man looking into the camera watches over polls during a historic union election in Neshkoro. In the center, the ballot box is placed in fron...
Description: J.A. "Doc" Hines, veterinarian and politician, on the phone at his office. Wording on cup reads "Old Fart."
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