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Description: Photographic postcard of an aerial view of town looking North. The Mississippi River is visible on the left.
Description: Main Street in Alma.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Fountain City with the Mississippi River in the background.
Date: date unknown
Description: Gesell children posed with a dog. Arnold is on the right.
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: Picture postcard of the Buffalo County Court House and Buffalo County Training School.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: View of Alma.
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: View of a German Lutheran church on the right, and the parsonage on the left.
Description: Winding farm road and distant farm with tree-covered hill in the background.
Description: A group of men and boys near the Massasoit Stable. Two of the men are sitting in a buggy.
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 parsonage and church in a rural area.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of an auditorium.
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...
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: View of Alma from the Mississippi River, with wing dam on right.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Woman standing on second story porch and boy standing in vineyard behind small residence. A bluff is in the background.
Description: CB&N Railroad locomotive entering town. Railroad station in center.
Description: Street view showing Alma Milling Co. building on fire. Photograph was taken from Gerhard Gesell's studio balcony.
Date: 1894 ca.
Description: Elevated view looking down at wagons and crowd gathering for McCormick Day parade. "McCormick Day" was a promotional device sponsored by the McCormick Harv...
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