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Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Elevated view of people, horses, and wagons gathered in the center of Fountain City to celebrate McCormick Day. Scherer's Hotel is at left. The event was o...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: View of the south end of Alma from the Mississippi River.
Description: Winding farm road and distant farm with tree-covered hill in the background.
Description: Stereograph of the upper Mississippi River. The text on the photograph reads, "From Whitney's Gallery, St. Paul, Minn."
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.
Description: Mississippi River, with Alma in the distance, a typical river town which flourished in the 1850s.
Description: Six young women posing playfully beneath a bench.
Date: date unknown
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Wilma Gesell in a feathered hat, fur stole and muff.
Description: Photographic postcard from across a street of the exterior of the new two-story brick jail.
Description: Composite layout combining family portraits with local views. Probably the family of Gerhard Gesell in Alma.
Description: Men, wagons and horses in front of J.F. Meisser's Livery stable.
Description: Cochrane and the surrounding landscape from a high vantage point. There are houses, railroad tracks, distant fields, a pond and some irrigation canals.
Description: Alma from across the Mississippi River. Steamer 'U.S. General Barnard" is at a landing.
Description: Photographic postcard of Alma looking North. The Mississippi River is visible in the foreground.
Mississippi River Town
Description: CB&N Railroad locomotive entering town. Railroad station in center.
Description: View down flooded railroad tracks of the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad by the Mississippi River. There are houses on the left, and in the backgroun...
Description: View across the Mississippi River of Eagle Bluff and Fountain City, with a man in the foreground. The steamer "U.S. Gen. Barnard" is at a landing and a row...
Description: Frazzle ice (snow floating in water) on the Mississippi River near Alma, WI.
Description: Log cabin barn and haystack.
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