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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.

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

Ann Drucella Witt

Date:  date unknown

Description: Ann Drucella Witt, the sister of Matt Witt, poses under a vine covered trellis that frames a door to a house. She is wearing a dress, jacket, gloves, and f...

Date: 1913 after

Description: Hand-colored exterior of Matthew Witt's photography studio. He is standing at the door with his hand on the doorknob. Photographic prints are hung in the w...

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...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Main Street view in the winter with snow on the ground.

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: View from grassy hill of uptown Cross Plains. The Catholic Church (St. Francis Xavier) is on the right, and farmhouses and other buildings are among fields...

Photograph

Undertaker

Date:  date unknown

Description: Undertaker's funeral parlor and other buildings along a dirt street with a sidewalk. An oblong sign attached to the balcony hangs over the sidewalk and rea...

Date: 1940 ca.

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait of an elderly woman. She is seated in a chair holding flowers on her lap. Caladium in pots are arranged on both sides. In the background are ferns...

Date: 1955 ca.

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

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...

Date: 1952 

Description: Berry Haney house obscured by some trees and plants. The house was built in about 1841 or 1842. The frame parts are later additions.

Date: 1928 ca.

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

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: Farmhouses near P. Rodenschmit Hill.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of view across muddy road of a man wearing a suit and standing on the porch of the two-story Hotel and Feed Barn. Two signs next to h...

Date: 1952 

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

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: 1913 

Description: View down an unpaved street. There are homes on the right and a fence on the left. At the end of the street are commercial buildings, horses, and automobil...

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