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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: 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...

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...

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...

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