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Description: The site of the Klindt-Geiger Canning Company, operated from 1893 to 1950. The factory features a water tower.
Description: Wrecked and abandoned automobiles in a hidden rural hollow.
Description: View of covered railroad bridge over a calm body of water, with some foothills in the background.
Description: View across railroad crossing of the Dennison House hotel. A man is sitting on the porch. The building features a widow's walk. There is a bluff in the far...
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Potosi Brewery at about the time Adam Schumacher took over the operation. Children and adults can be seen near a fence and in horse-dr...
Date: date unknown
Description: A winding walkway through a park.
Description: Canal Street with the businesses that were built after the fire. Ford stepside truck on the left side of the photo. Businesses with three Coca-cola signs...
Description: View down railroad tracks of the Cassville depot. A boy or man sits on a bench in front of the depot.
Description: A view of the front of the Empire House Hotel, showing the porch and balcony. There are many wicker chairs on the porch, and there is an automobile parked...
Description: Barn with a railroad bridge in the foreground.
Description: Panoramic view showing, on the left, the bottling plant and the stables, and on the right, the Potosi Brewery itself. Groups of men are standing on the sid...
Description: A busy street scene on Main Street and Wisconsin Avenue. Cars are parked in the middle of the street, and triangle flag banners hang above. The shops have...
Date: 1880 before
Description: Street corner with two buildings that have been destroyed by a fire, a brick fence, and some trees. There is a wooden cart in the lower right corner.
Description: View of Prospect Avenue. A group of men and a woman standing in front of the store, which is a two-story wooden building with shuttered windows, next to a...
Description: View from shoreline looking down at three men posing on a paddle steamer ferry boat carrying an automobile. The boat has the words "Cassville" and "Dewey"...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: City Hall and surrounding streets.
Date: 1965-04-18 ca.
Description: The "Early American Country Store Farm Museum." Storefront view of an antique shop with various farm implements on its front porch.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: On the right a mailman is standing with his horse and cart. The cart is labeled 'RFD Route No.1' and 'U.S. Mail'. Members of his family, one boy and one gi...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view of men working on the railroad near a farm field.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View down railroad tracks, showing the switching station, water tank, and buildings. Two men stand on the railroad tracks. Ester Point is near Cassville, W...
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