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Date: date unknown
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Bertha Gesell washing doll clothes in a wooden tub. Clothes are on a clothesline behind her. Her doll sit...
Description: Farmers driving their cattle to a stockyard near the Burlington Depot, a weekly occurrence.
Description: Large group of farm adults and children, probably of German extraction, of one or more families, gathered under fruit trees at the edge of a cornfield, pre...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Mississippi River, with Alma in the distance, a typical river town which flourished in the 1850s.
Description: Photographic postcard of Alma looking North. The Mississippi River is visible in the foreground.
Description: Men, wagons and horses in front of J.F. Meisser's Livery stable.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: View of the south end of Alma from the Mississippi River.
Description: A woman poses in front of her log cabin with her dog.
Description: CB&N Railroad locomotive entering town. Railroad station in center.
Description: Photographic postcard from across a street of the exterior of the new two-story brick jail.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A Swiss "Schutenfest" club, affiliated with the Central Shooting Society of Wisconsin, started about 1877 and lasted until about 1920. Group of men posing...
Description: Elevated view across field with large haystacks towards a woman sitting in horse-drawn carriage in a farmyard.
Description: View of Fountain City from across the 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: Man standing on bluff with Mississippi River far below in the background.
Description: Studio portrait of Gesell children. Two boys, Arnold in center, pulling girl in wagon.
Date: 1902 after
Description: Elevated view of the city and the Mississippi River from the bluffs above the city. Photograph was taken after 1902 when the Buffalo County Training School...
Description: Four of the Gesell children in a studio setting in front of a painted backdrop.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: View of Eagle Bluff, the highest point on the Mississippi River.
Description: Bird's-eye map over the Mississippi River of Fountain City. Paddle steamers and steamboats are on the river, and bluffs are in the background.
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