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Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Men, possibly postal workers, stand on the front steps of the local post office with crates and barrels in the foreground.
Description: Teacher and students pose outside clapboard one-room schoolhouse. There appears to be a bell tower on the roof.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View along shoreline of man examining a rowboat while crouching in the water wearing boots. Behind him is a ferry. There are several men on the shore watch...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View from shoreline of a group of people standing on the "Henry Bosse" steamboat, a two-decked sternwheeler. The steamboat is attached to a barge along the...
Description: View towards hillside with an outcropping of large talus rocks surrounded by trees near Castle Rock village. In the foreground is what appears to be a dirt...
Description: Outdoor group portrait of Conrad and Mary Schmitt's (Emma Gillett's parents) Golden Wedding Anniversary.
Description: Elevated view of the ruins of the Nelson Dewey home. The house burned in 1873. A man is standing near a door or window on the bottom left.
Description: View along shoreline of a man fishing on a bank while smoking a pipe in Jacko Slough.
Description: Teacher and students pose outside on the grounds near a one-room schoolhouse.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A group of Potosi Brewery employees inside the brewery.
Description: Group portrait of corn contest participants posing against the side of a building.
Description: View from across the road of a large group of people on the front lawn of the Union High School during the second annual fair.
Description: View from road of students and teachers posing in front of a clapboard one-room schoolhouse. Some of the boys wear baseball gloves. A hill rises in the ba...
Description: View from front of room of teacher and students in classroom of one room schoolhouse. There is a large stove on the right, and the teacher stands behind th...
Description: Large group of children and adults posing outside a brick building. Some students are posing in open windows.
Description: View from road up hill of teacher and students posing in front of a clapboard and one-room schoolhouse. A horse and buggy are on the hill on the right.
Date: date unknown
Description: Vignetted quarter-length studio portrait of Laura James, in profile. She is the mother of Ada James.
Description: Composite of sixteen views mainly views of types of boats on the Mississippi River, including steamboats and excursion boats; one view is a bird-eye view o...
Description: Two men with a display of prize-winning ears of corn. Tags on the two posts say "First Premium" and "Second Premium." On man holds up a tapestry behind the...
Description: View down platform and two sets of railroad tracks towards depot. One man stands on the platform in the foreground. Two people are further down the tracks...
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