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Description: Cochrane and the surrounding landscape from a high vantage point. There are houses, railroad tracks, distant fields, a pond and some irrigation canals.
Description: Bird's-eye map over the Mississippi River of Fountain City. Paddle steamers and steamboats are on the river, and bluffs are in the background.
Date: date unknown
Description: Three people playing croquet on the banks of the Mississippi River near Alma, Wis. A woman sits in a rowboat with a dog nearby in the background.
Description: Distant view of Cochrane from a field. A road or highway stands between the field and Cochrane.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Fountain City with the Mississippi River in the background.
Description: Two men posing on bluffs overlooking the Mississippi River at Fountain City. Fountain Brewery is visible at bottom right.
Description: Lumber raft in the water near the shoreline with two paddle wheel steamboats and a bluff in the distance.
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: Man standing on bluff with Mississippi River far below in the background.
Description: Winding farm road and distant farm with tree-covered hill in the background.
Description: Aerial view of town and surrounding landscape that includes trees, rolling hills, and a river.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: View of Alma.
Description: A group of men and boys near the Massasoit Stable. Two of the men are sitting in a buggy.
Date: 1887 ca.
Description: Men on shoreline are returning logs with horses, which have been stranded on a sandbar, to the main channel of the Mississippi River. Beef Slough Company w...
Description: Photographic postcard of an aerial view of town looking North. The Mississippi River is visible on the left.
Description: Photographic postcard of Alma looking North. The Mississippi River is visible in the foreground.
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: View of the Mississippi River from Alma. Text reads "Mississippi River. Ice Palace and Cyclone Views."
Description: Log-rolling contest with large group of spectators on shore.
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: Woman feeding calf from a bucket.
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