Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
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...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: This map shows names, plot numbers, and payment status. The bottom right margin reads: "Surveyed April 28 & 29, 1879. Platted May 20."
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: View of the northern part of Fountain City referred to as "Germantown".
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.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: View of Fountain City and Eagle Bluff from the opposite riverbank.
Description: Exterior view of the building used by Eagle Brewing.
Description: Photographic postcard from the Mississippi of the city of Alma. The city of Alma is along Wisconsin State Highway 35, also known as the Great River Road. T...
Description: View of the south end of Alma from the Mississippi River.
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: Photographic postcard of elevated view of the city and the Mississippi River. Homes and business are visible along 2nd Street.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of Fountain City from the Mississippi River.
Description: Boys undressing to go swimming in the Mississippi River. Alma, Wisconsin is across the river in the background.
Description: View across street of shops and other buildings along Main Street. A buggy can be seen driving down the road. There is a bluff in the background.
Description: Colorized photographic postcard of the high school. Exterior view of the two-story high school and lawn. A tree obscures the facade and bell tower of the s...
Description: Photographic postcard of a geological formation called "Natural Bridge" in Natural Bridge State Park.
Date: 1902 after
Description: Hand-colored Mississippi River view with steamboat and rowboat in the river.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Hillside view of Fountain City.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Elevated view of town and river.
Description: Aerial view of the Mississippi River with log rafts.
Description: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (St. Paul District) boatyards.
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2016 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706