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Date: 1895 ca.
Description: A professional studio portrait of Ada Burlingame Bass, standing in front of a painted backdrop, wife of physician and amateur photographer Dr. Edward A. Ba...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Fox River Dam, with shoreline in either side, and a barge in the distance.
Description: Home belonging to either Mrs. Kelly or Mrs. Stevenson.
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: Stordock family within fenced yard playing croquet with frame house behind. There is a woodpile and small frame structure behind the house.
Description: Group at 4th of July Picnic in a field.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of the flouring and carding mills of J.A. Briggs.
Description: Girl (probably Everetta Bass, the photographer's daughter), opening a decorative gate. She is posed inside a local church. The Bass family attended the Me...
Description: Point in the back of Perkin's House on pond (now Montello Lake).
Description: Bird's-eye view of Montello, county seat of Marquette County. The granite quarry, woolen mill, and planing mill are clearly identified. A steamboat on Buf...
Description: Historical marker at the site of John Muir's boyhood home, located in the John Muir Memorial Park near Montello.
Description: Dr. Edward A. Bass pushing his son Cary in a baby carriage along a wooden sidewalk on Nebraska Street (now West Montello Street).
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Two men stand on a ledge in the granite quarry in Montello. Three other men stand below. The side of the quarry rises up above the group in the background....
Description: Fox River during the winter. A hill with trees on the far shoreline can be seen in the background.
Description: Local actors portray a Japanese wedding. The photographer's wife, Ada Bass, had a leading role in the production.
Description: Crowd gathering near the Montello railroad station waiting for a parade.
Description: Sunday school class giving a patriotic presentation.
Description: Great Uncle Cary posing with Everetta and Cary Bass. They are most likely seated inside the Bass family home, 207 Clay Street.
Date: 1923 ca.
Description: View of Fountain Lake (officially known as Ennis Lake), John Muir's boyhood home near Montello in Marquette County, Wisconsin, ca. 1923. The area is now a...
Description: Illustration of John Muir's first Wisconsin home at Fountain Lake.
Description: Elevated view of the dam on the Fox River at Buffalo Lake. Houses and other buildings are visible in the background.
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