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Description: Aerial view of the Mississippi River with log rafts.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Mississippi River, with Alma in the distance, a typical river town which flourished in the 1850s.
Description: Alma from the Mississippi River. Two separate photographs are mounted on a back that reads "Wisconsin Scenery".
Description: Main Street in Alma.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: View of Alma.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View from across the Mississippi River of Alma, looking north.
Description: Tableaux of "Martha Washington's Tea Party" enacted by Mrs. Gesell and friends. Left to right: Mrs. Schaettle, Mrs. Kempter, (the younger) Mrs. Fritz Laue,...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: View of Alma and river boat across the Mississippi River.
Description: View, probably from Eagle Bluff, overlooking Fountain City and the Mississippi River.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: View of the south end of Alma from the Mississippi River.
Description: Winding farm road and distant farm with tree-covered hill in the background.
Description: Six young girls playing with dolls on a porch.
Description: View of a mill,sluice and dam on Waumandee Creek. The mill was built by John Oschner in 1863. Two products produced by the mill were White Rose Flour and W...
Description: Cabin interior.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Composite layout of Gesell family portraits displayed with peacock feathers photographed in a studio.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of Fountain City from across the river.
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...
Date: 1926 ca.
Description: Air view of Fountain City.
Description: Bison and cattle grazing on a farm.
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