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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: The photographer's son Cary waves an American flag in front of their home in Montello, now 131 East Montello Street.
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of the Shrine of Saint Philomena. It is a large stone structure with a marquee over the statue in the center. Written on the edge of...
Description: View of Ennis Lake, also known as Fountain Lake, located in the John Muir Memorial Park near Montello. As a boy, John Muir lived with his family on the sho...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Edward Cary and Everetta Bass on the porch of their house at 207 Clay Street.
Description: Myrland's Sky Lodge, a vacation resort near Montello that boasted a private landing strip for pilots with small planes. The Piper Vagabond in the foregroun...
Description: Photograghic postcard of a group of men, children and a dog posing in front of Lake House. Another man with two children are sitting on the porch steps. Th...
Description: Two women pose outside their lakefront cabin.
Description: Point in the back of Perkin's House on pond (now Montello Lake).
Description: Dr. Edward A. Bass posing near boathouses and pond (Montello Lake).
Description: J.A. "Doc" Hines, veterinarian and politician, on the phone at his office. Wording on cup reads "Old Fart."
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Ada Bass with her daughter Everetta on a chair in front of a curtain.
Date: 1910 ca.
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...
Description: Photographic postcard of the Pheasant Inn on Lake Mason. View from water shows buildings along the shore. Two people are in a rowboat in the foreground. Ma...
Description: Crowd gathering near the Montello railroad station waiting for a parade.
Description: Historical marker at the site of John Muir's boyhood home, located in the John Muir Memorial Park near Montello. A woman stands next tot he marker, and the...
Description: Eight men and women of a graduating class sit outdoors holding their diplomas. They are seated on the steps of the photographer's home at 131 East Montello...
Description: Self-portrait of Dr. Edward A. Bass sitting in his Pratt house office.
Description: The log cabin store where a woman poses in the service window, and a man and a woman poses outdoors. There is a car parked in the road. The store advertise...
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