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Description: Scene of the town of Alma from the Mississippi River. Alma and the bluffs along the Mississippi are visible in the far background. A paddle steamer can be...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A Swiss "Schutenfest" club, affiliated with the Central Shooting Society of Wisconsin, started about 1877 and lasted until about 1920. Group of men posing...
Description: Photographic postcard of Alma looking North. The Mississippi River is visible in the foreground.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View of Alma across river from sandbar. A rowboat is on the sandbar, and on the right a father and child are standing posed each with one foot on a log.
Description: View across water towards men and boys swimming and splashing in the Mississippi River. Alma can be seen in the background on the far shoreline.
Date: date unknown
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two of the Gesell boys in a baseball pose.
Description: Composite layout combining family portraits with local views. Probably the family of Gerhard Gesell in Alma.
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...
Description: A parade of patriotically decorated automobiles progresses down the 100 block of North Main Street.
Description: Four of the Gesell children in a studio setting in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: Men, wagons and horses in front of J.F. Meisser's Livery stable.
Description: Colorized postcard of the Mississippi River and bluffs near Alma. A docked paddle boat can be seen by the shoreline.
Description: Five children play in the yard while a young woman watches from the doorway. A boy hangs from a cross bar; a boy rides a rocking horse; two girls sit on a...
Description: View of Fountain City from the opposite bank of a river.
Description: Farmers driving their cattle to a stockyard near the Burlington Depot, a weekly occurrence.
Description: Main Street looking north. "Hotel and Saloon" on the right side, along with other buildings down the right and left side. Main Street is a dirt road. Th...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: View of a railroad station.
Description: Aerial view of the Mississippi River with log rafts.
Description: View of the south end of Alma from the Mississippi River.
Description: A group of men and boys near the Massasoit Stable. Two of the men are sitting in a buggy.
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