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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of Gerhard Gesell sitting in a chair reading an issue of the "Photographic Recorder".
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: View of the south end of Alma from the Mississippi River.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of Alma from across the Mississippi River.
Description: Railroad depot with two sets of railroad tracks in the foreground.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Hillside view of Fountain City.
Description: Main Street looking north. "Hotel and Saloon" on the right side, along with other buildings down the right and left side. Main Street is a dirt road. Th...
Description: LeAnn Wenger, the Buffalo County Honey Queen. Wenger's hometown is Fountain City, Wisconsin. She is standing in front of a honey display, wearing a Buffalo...
Description: View of Fountain City from across the river.
Description: Photographic postcard of Alma looking North. The Mississippi River is visible in the foreground.
Description: View of an auditorium.
Description: Reverend Chrysostom Verwyst in an outdoor candid pose, wearing his robe.
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 Fountain City.
Description: Southward view down the dirt Main Street, looking towards a house, two churches, and a grove of trees.
Description: Photographic postcard of elevated view of the city and the Mississippi River. Homes and business are visible along 2nd Street.
Description: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (St. Paul District) boatyards.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of Alma from the Mississippi River with a man in a rowboat in the foreground.
Description: Photographic postcard of southern Alma of buildings and bluffs. The Mississippi River and the shoreline are visible in the foreground.
Description: Photographic postcard of the cemetery, with scattered tombstones among the trees.
Date: 1902 after
Description: Elevated view of the city and the Mississippi River from the bluffs above the city. Photograph was taken after 1902 when the Buffalo County Training School...
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