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Description: Located at 627 Main Street, Theo Bertin built this small house-and-canopy station hoping to transform travelers driving north along old Highway 51 into cus...
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.
Date: 1923 ca.
Description: View of Fountain Lake (officially known as Ennis Lake), John Muir's boyhood home near Montello. The area is now a 125-acre State Natural Area. Fountain Lak...
Description: Sanborn Map of Montello, Page 2.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Self-portrait of Dr. Edward A. Bass sitting in his Pratt house office.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: A view of the Montello granite quarry with Montello Lake in the background. The sign in the foreground reads, "J.T. Barrett Pays Highest Prices for Furs, M...
Description: Exterior view of church building with a bell tower, arched windows, french doors, a fanlight, and a sign that read "M.E. Church."
Description: Two women pose outside their lakefront cabin.
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: Three rural mail carriers pose with their horses and buggies in front of the Montello Post Office. Postmaster (Dr.) Edward A. Bass stands in the backgroun...
Description: Exterior view of front of the Montello House hotel.
Description: View down street towards business district. At the t-intersection is a large commercial building with a turret on the second floor. Next door on the right...
Description: The Taylor home near Montello.
Description: Everetta Bass bending over and holding a basket on a hill by the mill pond (Montello Lake). The far shoreline of the lake is in the background.
Description: The Dodge family standing on the front porch of their house on East Montello Street. Frank Dodge lost his right leg in an accident while working in the gra...
Description: Parade with costumed men on horses, a band being pulled in a wagon and American flags.
Description: The photographer's son, Edward Cary Bass, with a hoop. There is a lattice fence behind him.
Description: View across road of 226 East Montello Street, Lowe house.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Everetta and Cary Bass on sleigh in front of the Bass family home, 207 Clay Street.
Description: Everetta Bass stands in a room near chairs in front of a treadle sewing machine. A doll buggy is also visible. A tapestry or blanket hangs on the wall on t...
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