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Date: 1887 ca.
Description: Men on shoreline are returning logs with horses, which have been stranded on a sandbar, to the main channel of the Mississippi River. Beef Slough Company w...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Woman churning butter.
Description: A woman poses in front of her log cabin with her dog.
Description: Log cabin barn and haystack.
Description: Log-rolling contest with large group of spectators on shore.
Description: Woman reading the bible outdoors while seated in a chair.
Date: date unknown
Description: Farmers driving their cattle to a stockyard near the Burlington Depot, a weekly occurrence.
Description: Aerial view of the Mississippi River with log rafts.
Description: Photographic postcard of Alma looking North. The Mississippi River is visible in the foreground.
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: Bird's-eye map over the Mississippi River of Fountain City. Paddle steamers and steamboats are on the river, and bluffs are in the background.
Description: Woman milking her cow.
Description: Two young girls play on a seesaw (teeter totter) in a yard near stacks of fuel wood.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Mississippi River, with Alma in the distance, a typical river town which flourished in the 1850s.
Description: Four of the Gesell children in a studio setting in front of a painted backdrop.
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: Photographic postcard of southern Alma of buildings and bluffs. The Mississippi River and the shoreline are visible in the foreground.
Description: Alma from across the Mississippi River. Steamer 'U.S. General Barnard" is at a landing.
Description: Lumber raft in the water near the shoreline with two paddle wheel steamboats and a bluff in the distance.
Description: Woman feeding calf from a bucket.
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