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Date: 1908 ca.
Description: View of Fountain City and Eagle Bluff from the opposite riverbank.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of Fountain City from across the river.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of Fountain City from the Mississippi River.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Elevated view of people, horses, and wagons gathered in the center of Fountain City to celebrate McCormick Day. Scherer's Hotel is at left. The event was o...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (St. Paul District) boatyards.
Date: 1894 ca.
Description: Elevated view looking down at wagons and crowd gathering for McCormick Day parade. "McCormick Day" was a promotional device sponsored by the McCormick Harv...
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.
Description: View of Fountain City.
Description: View, probably from Eagle Bluff, overlooking Fountain City and the Mississippi River.
Description: Bartender couple pose behind bar at Rose's Bright Spot on Highway 35, south of Fountain City.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Fountain City street scene including a law office and multiple other buildings.
Description: Exterior view of the building used by Eagle Brewing.
Date: date unknown
Description: View from river of Fountain City's shoreline with bluffs in the background.
Description: Merton Sutter receiving a 4-H farm accounting award in front of a McCormick-Deering All-Steel Thresher. Original caption reads: "Winner of $300 merchandisi...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Elevated view looking south over Fountain City and 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: View of the northern part of Fountain City referred to as "Germantown".
Description: View of an auditorium.
Description: View looking east on Liberty Street from Shore Drive. In the foregound is the F. Bohri & Son Clothing store, and behind it is a store selling "Drugs, Medic...
Description: Ink, pencil, and watercolor on paper. Register’s certificate in margin. On verso: Surveyor’s and Notary’s certificates. "Lot No: Four & South East Quarter...
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