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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.
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: Street view showing Alma Milling Co. building on fire. Photograph was taken from Gerhard Gesell's studio balcony.
Description: Alma from across the Mississippi River. Steamer 'U.S. General Barnard" is at a landing.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Man with a pole stands at the Beef Slough.
Description: A woman poses in front of her log cabin with her dog.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Cabin interior.
Date: 1883 ca.
Description: Man waving his hat in foreground with Alma, Wisconsin, visible in background across the Mississippi River.
Date: 1887 ca.
Description: View of Fountain City. The text on the photographs reads, "Principal Depot for Minnesota Views, at Martin's Art Gallery, 264 Third Street, St. Paul" and th...
Description: Studio portrait of Gerhard Gesell's five children (l to r: Arnold, Bertha, Robert, Gerhard, and Wilma) posed around a Christmas tree with their gifts.
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: Log cabin barn and haystack.
Date: 1926 ca.
Description: Air view of Fountain City.
Description: Studio portrait of Gesell children. Two boys, Arnold in center, pulling girl in wagon.
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...
Description: View down flooded railroad tracks of the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad by the Mississippi River. There are houses on the left, and in the backgroun...
Description: Group of children playing in a rowboat in a Mississippi River inlet. Alma, Wisconsin in the background.
Description: Lumber raft in the water near the shoreline with two paddle wheel steamboats and a bluff in the distance.
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: View of Alma from the Mississippi River, with wing dam on right.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Fountain City with the Mississippi River in the background.
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