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Description: Main Street in Alma.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: View of Alma.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Boys undressing to go swimming in the Mississippi River. Alma, Wisconsin is across the river in the background.
Date: 1883 ca.
Description: Man waving his hat in foreground with Alma, Wisconsin, visible in background across the Mississippi River.
Date: date unknown
Description: Gesell children posed with a dog. Arnold is on the right.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: View of Eagle Bluff, the highest point on the Mississippi River.
Description: Reverend Chrysostom Verwyst in an outdoor candid pose, wearing his robe.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of Fountain City from the Mississippi River.
Description: Two young girls play on a seesaw (teeter totter) in a yard near stacks of fuel wood.
Description: Group of children playing in a rowboat in a Mississippi River inlet. Alma, Wisconsin in the background.
Description: Six young women posing playfully beneath a bench.
Description: Winter scene with Bertha Gesell feeding a calf from a pan.
Description: Lumber raft in the water near the shoreline with two paddle wheel steamboats and a bluff in the distance.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of Alma from across the Mississippi River.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two of the Gesell boys in a baseball pose.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: View of a railroad station.
Description: CB&N Railroad locomotive entering town. Railroad station in center.
Description: View of Fountain City.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Oblique view from the Mississippi River. Two young women are in a rowboat near the shoreline, and two young men are fishing in the river. Alma at the foot...
Description: The Gesell family in costume with broom, sword, and other props for a humorous picture. Family members identified as follows: Gerhard Jr. (drinking from pi...
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