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Description: Reverend Chrysostom Verwyst in an outdoor candid pose, wearing his robe.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of Alma from across the Mississippi River.
Description: View of a German Lutheran church on the right, and the parsonage on the left.
Date: date unknown
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Bertha Gesell washing doll clothes in a wooden tub. Clothes are on a clothesline behind her. Her doll sit...
Description: View from across the Mississippi River of Alma, looking north.
Description: Six young girls playing with dolls on a porch.
Description: Mule hitched to training cart, with driver, on a town street, possibly Alma.
Description: Exterior view of the building used by Eagle Brewing.
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...
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: Bartender couple pose behind bar at Rose's Bright Spot on Highway 35, south of Fountain City.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Hillside view of Fountain City.
Description: Aerial view of town and surrounding landscape that includes trees, rolling hills, and a river.
Description: Train station with several men, including one standing atop a large water tower.
Description: View, probably from Eagle Bluff, overlooking Fountain City and the Mississippi River.
Description: Bird's-eye panorama of Alma, from "An Illustrated Historical Atlas of Buffalo and Pepin Counties."
Date: 1902 after
Description: Hand-colored Mississippi River view with steamboat and rowboat in the river.
Description: Alma was platted and settled in 1855, on a narrow strip of land between high bluffs and the Mississippi River. Its location made it a popular shipping cent...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: View of Alma and river boat across the Mississippi River.
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