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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of town behind a prairie field and a lake.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A woman, identified as Mrs. Blore, is seated with two girls in a Montello church. The young girl at the cross could possibly be the photographer's daughter...
Description: Cary Bass, standing next to his Great Uncle Cary, who is seated. They are most likely seated inside the Bass family home, 207 Clay Street.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View over quarry towards two men in suits sitting at the top edge of the cut face of the granite quarry. In the background is a house at the top of the hil...
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of the Shrine of Saint Philomena. It is a large stone structure with a marquee over the statue in the center. Written on the edge of...
Description: Fox River during the winter. A hill with trees on the far shoreline can be seen in the background.
Description: Eight men and women of a graduating class sit outdoors holding their diplomas. They are seated on the steps of the photographer's home at 131 East Montello...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Ada Bass sits in a chair sewing at a table while her daughter, Everetta, lies on a daybed.
Description: View of lake, most likely Buffalo Lake, from Montello.
Description: View from shoreline of two women standing on a dock on Crystal Lake. Just beyond the dock, a man and woman fish from a boat.
Description: View of Ennis Lake, also known as Fountain Lake, located in the John Muir Memorial Park near Montello. As a boy, John Muir lived with his family on the sho...
Description: View along shoreline of a man and two boys fishing on a wooden dock. A rowboat is pulled up on the shore. Two cars are parked near trees. In the far backgr...
Description: A man, his wife and their two children posed in front of their farmstead. The man is holding a team of horses.
Description: Everetta, Ada and Cary Bass photographed through a window.
Description: Group at 4th of July Picnic in a field.
Description: Cary Bass standing beside the Bass family home at 131 East Montello Street. He is holding a hoop.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Ada Bass with her daughter Everetta on a chair in front of a curtain.
Description: Exterior view of front of the Montello House hotel.
Description: Dr. Edward A. Bass, photographer, seated in pile of hay holding his son, Cary. Seated in front of him are his wife, Ada, and daughter, Everetta. Horse iden...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Looking across Mill Pond at Westfield.
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