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Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view across field with large haystacks towards a woman sitting in horse-drawn carriage in a farmyard.
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: Train station with several men, including one standing atop a large water tower.
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: 1897 ca.
Description: View of Alma from the Mississippi River, with wing dam on right.
Description: CB&N Railroad locomotive entering town. Railroad station in center.
Description: Exterior view of the building used by Eagle Brewing.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Abraham Schmocker, a "hermit" who lived in "Stumptown" near Alma, seated on a bench outside his log cabin, holding a kitty. He was a Swiss immigrant, arriv...
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.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Street with Gesell Photographic Studio, which is built into the side of a bluff, about 1895. His studio was on Main Street from 1877-1903. Miller and Co. L...
Description: A group of men and boys near the Massasoit Stable. Two of the men are sitting in a buggy.
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: A male gymnastics team posing in front of a building.
Description: Photographic postcard of an aerial view of town looking North. The Mississippi River is visible on the left.
Description: Photographic postcard from across a street of the exterior of the new two-story brick jail.
Description: Winter scene of a snow-covered hillside with a farm below.
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...
Description: Steroview looking down the Mississippi River from the bluff at Reed's Landing.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: A view from a hill overlooking the town of Alma, on the banks of the Mississippi River, which is frozen. Several churches and residential houses are visibl...
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