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Date: date unknown
Description: Lumber raft in the water near the shoreline with two paddle wheel steamboats and a bluff in the distance.
Mississippi River Town
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...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Tableau of "Martha Washington's Tea Party" enacted by Mrs. Gesell and friends. Left to right: Mrs. Schaettle, Mrs. Kempter, (the younger) Mrs. Fritz Laue,...
Description: Groups of boys on the Mississippi River shore undressing for a swim. Alma is visible across the river.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Boys undressing to go swimming in the Mississippi River. Alma, Wisconsin is across the river in the background.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (St. Paul District) boatyards.
Description: Steamer "Quincy" of the St. Louis, Davenport, & St. Paul Line in the Mississippi River.
Description: Dam in Buffalo County, Wisconsin. Note on back of print: "Possibly the mill dam at Waumandeee, Wisconsin flour mill."
Description: Photographic postcard of an aerial view of town looking North. The Mississippi River is visible on the left.
Description: Main Street in Alma.
Description: Cochrane and the surrounding landscape from a high vantage point. There are houses, railroad tracks, distant fields, a pond and some irrigation canals.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Fountain City with the Mississippi River in the background.
Description: Six young girls playing with dolls on a porch.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: River view of Alma.
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: Gesell children posed with a dog. Arnold is on the right.
Description: Frazzle ice (snow floating in water) on the Mississippi River near Alma, WI.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Fountain City street scene including a law office and multiple other buildings.
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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