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Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Farmhouses near P. Rodenschmit Hill.
Description: View of several Cross Plains buildings across a millpond. There is a bell mounted on a metal tower near the shoreline.
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: 1910 ca.
Description: Main Street view in the winter with snow on the ground.
Description: Berry Haney house.
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...
Description: A young boy and his little dog sit together on a toy tractor in a driveway behind a parked car.
Description: Berry Haney house, built in about 1841 or 1842. The frame parts of the house are later additions.
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: A man is standing on top of a stack of firewood that is loaded on his horse-drawn bobsled. He is wearing a coat and hat. In the background are two homes an...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Berry Haney house, located about a mile east of Cross Plains. The stone portion of the house was built in 1840.
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...
Description: Photographic postcard of a man, woman and young girl posing in their Buick convertible in front of the Matthew Witt Photographic Studio. Another woman stan...
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...
Description: View of multiple buildings in Cross Plains from Lutheran Church Hill. Many roads and fences cross the fields. Wooded hills are in the background. In the lo...
Description: Exterior of stone mill. An automobile of the period is parked under the front portico, and there is a wooden wing in the rear. A sign in front advertises "...
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...
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: 1955 ca.
Description: Aerial view of Cross Plains, with countryside surrounding and hills on the horizon.
Description: Exterior view of Catholic Church. The building features a tall steeple, a clock tower, arched, stained-grass windows, and double doors.
Description: View of the exterior of the first home of Matthew Witt, photographer. An automobile is parked in the yard.
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