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Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Composite layout combining family portraits with local views. Probably the family of Gerhard Gesell in Alma.
Description: Bison and cattle grazing on a farm.
Date: date unknown
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Gerhard Gesell, Jr., wearing a baseball uniform.
Description: Train station with several men, including one standing atop a large water tower.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: View of Eagle Bluff, the highest point on the Mississippi River.
Description: Cochrane and the surrounding landscape from a high vantage point. There are houses, railroad tracks, distant fields, a pond and some irrigation canals.
Date: 1895 ca.
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...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: View of the south end of Alma from the Mississippi River.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Boys undressing to go swimming in the Mississippi River. Alma, Wisconsin is across the river in the background.
Description: Gesell children posed with a dog. Arnold is on the right.
Description: Log cabin barn and haystack.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of Alma from across the Mississippi River.
Description: Photographic postcard of the river valley from the bluffs near Alma. A small portion of the river is visible between the bluffs and somewhat obscured by lo...
Description: View of Fountain City from the opposite bank of a river.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: View of Fountain City and Eagle Bluff from the opposite riverbank.
Description: Winding farm road and distant farm with tree-covered hill in the background.
Description: Two young girls play on a seesaw (teeter totter) in a yard near stacks of fuel wood.
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...
Description: Christmas postcard of four men and one woman in a rowboat on the Mississippi River. In the background is the town of Alma at the foot of bluffs. The woman...
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