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Date: 1925 ca.
Description: View of Eagle Bluff, the highest point on the Mississippi River.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: View of a railroad station.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Hillside view of Fountain City.
Description: View of Fountain City from across the river.
Description: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (St. Paul District) boatyards.
Date: 1800 after
Description: Map shows plat of the town Alma and the Mississippi River. Streets running horizontally begin at the top with "SIXTH STREET" and end with "MAIN STREET". St...
Description: Fountain City street scene including a law office and multiple other buildings.
Date: date unknown
Description: Mule hitched to training cart, with driver, on a town street, possibly Alma.
Date: 1926 ca.
Description: Air view of Fountain City.
Description: Photographic postcard of scenes from Alma. Three scenes from areas around Alma show the town along the Mississippi River, an elevated view of the river bet...
Description: Colorized photographic postcard of the high school. Exterior view of the two-story high school and lawn. A tree obscures the facade and bell tower of the s...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Four men and one woman in a rowboat on the Mississippi River. In the background is the town of Alma at the foot of bluffs. The woman is holding an umbrella...
Description: Colorized postcard of the Mississippi River and bluffs near Alma. A docked paddle boat can be seen by the shoreline.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: A view from a hill overlooking the town of Alma, on the banks of the Mississippi River, which is frozen. Several churches and residential houses are visibl...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: View of Fountain City and Eagle Bluff from the opposite riverbank.
Description: Photographic postcard of an aerial view of town looking North. The Mississippi River is visible on the left.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of Alma from across the Mississippi River.
Description: A group of men and boys near the Massasoit Stable. Two of the men are sitting in a buggy.
Description: Aerial view of town and surrounding landscape that includes trees, rolling hills, and a river.
Description: View of Fountain City from the opposite bank of a river.
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