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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Group of three men fishing on the Fox River, with view of dam. There is a barge in the background.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Self-portrait of Dr. Edward Bass reading in his parlor. Several prints of his own photographs decorate the room. There is a parlor organ on the right.
Description: CWA road crew leveling a grade on a county road near Westfield. The CWA undertook many road and utility projects during the Great Depression in order to p...
Description: Ada Bass reading a book while lying in a hammock.
Description: A woman, identified as Mrs. Blore, is seated with two girls in a Montello church. The young girl at the cross could possibly be the photographer's daughter...
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: Charles Matt and his family posing around Mrs. Matt's chair.
Description: Self-portrait of Dr. Edward A. Bass sitting in his Pratt house office.
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...
Description: Parade with costumed men on horses, a band being pulled in a wagon and American flags.
Description: The exterior of the white public school building. Trees and bushes partially obstruct the view.
Description: Two women pose outside their lakefront cabin.
Description: The photographer's son Cary waves an American flag in front of their home in Montello, now 131 East Montello Street.
Description: "Sarah was our waitress when we visited Good Old Days on Puckaway Lake near Montello." From left to right; Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, John Bodden, Shirley Widm...
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of the Shrine of Saint Philomena. It is a large stone structure with a marquee over the statue in the center. Written on the edge of...
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: View across road of 226 East Montello Street, Lowe house.
Description: Ada Bass with her son, Edward Cary, sitting on a couch.
Description: Cary Bass, standing next to his Great Uncle Cary, who is seated. They are most likely seated inside the Bass family home, 207 Clay Street.
Description: Workmen with teams of horses excavate for the new Mercantile Store, later the M.M. Smart Store.
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