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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of Alma from the Mississippi River with a man in a rowboat in the foreground.
Description: Photographic postcard of Alma looking North. The Mississippi River is visible in the foreground.
Date: date unknown
Description: Farmers driving their cattle to a stockyard near the Burlington Depot, a weekly occurrence.
Description: View of Alma from across the Mississippi River.
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...
Description: Photographic postcard of southern Alma of buildings and bluffs. The Mississippi River and the shoreline are visible in the foreground.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Elevated view of town and river.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of Fountain City from across the river.
Description: View from across the Mississippi River of Alma, looking north.
Description: Two young girls play on a seesaw (teeter totter) in a yard near stacks of fuel wood.
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...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (St. Paul District) boatyards.
Description: River view of Alma.
Description: Scene of the town of Alma from the Mississippi River. Alma and the bluffs along the Mississippi are visible in the far background. A paddle steamer can be...
Description: View of an auditorium.
Description: Photographic postcard of an aerial view of town looking North. The Mississippi River is visible on the left.
Description: Bird's-eye view of Fountain City looking south, with high bluff on left side of image, Mississippi River on the right extending toward the background. Foun...
Description: Winter scene of a snow-covered hillside with a farm below.
Description: Fountain City street scene including a law office and multiple other buildings.
Description: Dam in Buffalo County, Wisconsin. Note on back of print: "Possibly the mill dam at Waumandeee, Wisconsin flour mill."
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