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Description: Distant view of Cochrane from a field. A road or highway stands between the field and Cochrane.
Date: date unknown
Description: Four of the Gesell children in a studio setting in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: A male gymnastics team posing in front of a building.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Gerhard Gesell, Jr., wearing a baseball uniform.
Description: Five children play in the yard while a young woman watches from the doorway. A boy hangs from a cross bar; a boy rides a rocking horse; two girls sit on a...
Description: Large group of farm adults and children, probably of German extraction, of one or more families, gathered under fruit trees at the edge of a cornfield, pre...
Description: Farmers driving their cattle to a stockyard near the Burlington Depot, a weekly occurrence.
Description: View of Fountain City from the opposite bank of a river.
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.
Description: Mule hitched to training cart, with driver, on a town street, possibly Alma.
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: View of Alma from the Mississippi River, with wing dam on right.
Description: Men, wagons and horses in front of J.F. Meisser's Livery stable.
Description: Dam in Buffalo County, Wisconsin. Note on back of print: "Possibly the mill dam at Waumandeee, Wisconsin flour mill."
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: Mill near Modena, formerly called the Modena Roller Mills. The first mill was built in 1865 (now torn down).
Date: 1887 ca.
Description: View of Fountain City. The text on the photographs reads, "Principal Depot for Minnesota Views, at Martin's Art Gallery, 264 Third Street, St. Paul" and th...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Composite layout combining family portraits with local views. Probably the family of Gerhard Gesell in Alma.
Description: Located at 402 South Main Street, Henry E. Kochenderfer's service station, which opened in 1933, proudly dispensed Phillips 66 gasoline from three pumps o...
Description: View of a German Lutheran church on the right, and the parsonage on the left.
Description: Railroad depot with two sets of railroad tracks in the foreground.
Description: Six young women posing playfully beneath a bench.
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