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Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two hunters, Jacob Gross, sitting and holding a lantern, and Henry Herold, standing and holding a rifle a...
Description: Two young girls play on a seesaw (teeter totter) in a yard near stacks of fuel wood.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Street with Gesell Photographic Studio, which is built into the side of a bluff, about 1895. His studio was on Main Street from 1877-1903. Miller and Co. L...
Date: date unknown
Description: CB&N Railroad locomotive entering town. Railroad station in center.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: River view of Alma.
Date: 1800 after
Description: Map shows plat of the town Alma and the Mississippi River. Streets running horizontally begin at the top with "SIXTH STREET" and end with "MAIN STREET". St...
Description: Composite layout combining family portraits with local views. Probably the family of Gerhard Gesell in Alma.
Description: Woman milking her cow.
Description: A group of men and boys near the Massasoit Stable. Two of the men are sitting in a buggy.
Description: Photographic postcard from across a street of the exterior of the new two-story brick jail.
Description: Photographic postcard of a geological formation called "Natural Bridge" in Natural Bridge State Park.
Description: View from across the Mississippi River of Alma, looking north.
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: Mill near Modena, formerly called the Modena Roller Mills. The first mill was built in 1865 (now torn down).
Description: Woman reading the bible outdoors while seated in a chair.
Date: 1856 before
Description: This map shows the city as planned by the General Colonization Society, including streets,land parcels, two subdivisions of out-lots with graveyard, school...
Date: 1879 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of photographer Gerhard Gesell, Sr. and his wife Christine Giesen Gesell taken shortly after their marriage in 1879. She is sitting in a ch...
Description: Log cabin barn and haystack.
Description: Photographic postcard of scenes from Alma. Three scenes from areas around Alma show the town along the Mississippi River, an elevated view of the river bet...
Description: A railroad section crew poses with a handcar on the trestle spanning the Buffalo River, north of Alma, Wisconsin.
Description: Farmers driving their cattle to a stockyard near the Burlington Depot, a weekly occurrence.
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