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Description: Reverend Chrysostom Verwyst in an outdoor candid pose, wearing his robe.
Description: Men and boys swimming and splashing in the Mississippi River. Alma can be seen in the background.
Date: 1894 ca.
Description: Elevated view looking down at wagons and crowd gathering for McCormick Day parade. "McCormick Day" was a promotional device sponsored by the McCormick Harv...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Composite layout combining family portraits with local views. Probably the family of Gerhard Gesell in Alma.
Date: date unknown
Description: Three people playing croquet on the banks of the Mississippi River near Alma, Wis. A woman sits in a rowboat with a dog nearby in the background.
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: View of Alma from the Mississippi River, with wing dam on right.
Description: Elevated view of people, horses, and wagons gathered in the center of Fountain City to celebrate McCormick Day. Scherer's Hotel is at left. The event was o...
Description: Photographic postcard of elevated view of the city and the Mississippi River. Homes and business are visible along 2nd Street.
Description: Farmers driving their cattle to a stockyard near the Burlington Depot, a weekly occurrence.
Description: Main Street in Alma.
Description: Railroad depot with two sets of railroad tracks in the foreground.
Description: Woman milking her cow.
Description: Pioneers of Buffalo County memorial marker. Taken during the dedication ceremonies with a young girl standing next to an American flag.
Description: Photographic postcard of the cemetery, with scattered tombstones among the trees.
Description: View of a German Lutheran church on the right, and the parsonage on the left.
Description: Mule hitched to training cart, with driver, on a town street, possibly Alma.
Date: 1883 ca.
Description: Man waving his hat in foreground with Alma, Wisconsin, visible in background across the Mississippi River.
Description: Alma from the Mississippi River. Two separate photographs are mounted on a back that reads "Wisconsin Scenery".
Description: Merton Sutter receiving a 4-H farm accounting award in front of a McCormick-Deering All-Steel Thresher. Original caption reads: "Winner of $300 merchandisi...
Description: Men, wagons and horses in front of J.F. Meisser's Livery stable.
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