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Date: 1886 ca.
Description: View of the Mississippi River from Alma. Text reads "Mississippi River. Ice Palace and Cyclone Views."
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Christmas postcard of 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...
Description: Photographic postcard of Alma looking North. The Mississippi River is visible in the foreground.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of an auditorium.
Description: Colorized photographic postcard from across a street of the high school. There is a stone wall in front of the school, and a steep hill behind.
Description: Photographic postcard of elevated view of the city and the Mississippi River. Homes and business are visible along 2nd Street.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of Alma from the Mississippi River with a man in a rowboat in the foreground.
Description: Photographic postcard of southern Alma of buildings and bluffs. The Mississippi River and the shoreline are visible in the foreground.
Description: Photographic postcard of the cemetery, with scattered tombstones among the trees.
Description: Photographic postcard of an aerial view of town looking North. The Mississippi River is visible on the left.
Description: Cochrane and the surrounding landscape from a high vantage point. There are houses, railroad tracks, distant fields, a pond and some irrigation canals.
Description: Photographic postcard of a frozen body of water. Ice and snow mostly cover a pond or river, though some open water is visible. Bare trees and a barbed wire...
Description: View of Alma from across the Mississippi River.
Description: Photographic postcard over the Mississippi River showing of the town of Alma. Bluffs are behind the town. In the foreground, two men in hats sit in a canoe...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Fountain City with the Mississippi River in the background.
Description: Picture postcard of the Buffalo County Court House and Buffalo County Training School.
Description: Photographic postcard from across a street of the exterior of the new two-story brick jail.
Date: date unknown
Description: View from river of Fountain City's shoreline with bluffs in the background.
Description: Colorized postcard of the Mississippi River and bluffs near Alma. A docked paddle boat can be seen by the shoreline.
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...
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