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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: date unknown
Description: Steamer "Quincy" of the St. Louis, Davenport, & St. Paul Line in the Mississippi River.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: View of the south end of Alma from the Mississippi River.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Christmas postcard of four men and one woman in a rowboat on the Mississippi River. In the background is the town of Alma at the foot of bluffs. The woman...
Mississippi River Town
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Woman churning butter.
Description: Two young girls play on a seesaw (teeter totter) in a yard near stacks of fuel wood.
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: View of Alma from the Mississippi River, with wing dam on right.
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: Mill near Modena, formerly called the Modena Roller Mills. The first mill was built in 1865 (now torn down).
Description: Bartender couple pose behind bar at Rose's Bright Spot on Highway 35, south of Fountain City.
Description: View of Alma from across the Mississippi River.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Boys undressing to go swimming in the Mississippi River. Alma, Wisconsin is across the river in the background.
Description: View of a German Lutheran church on the right, and the parsonage on the left.
Description: Southward view down the dirt Main Street, looking towards a house, two churches, and a grove of trees.
Description: Alma was platted and settled in 1855, on a narrow strip of land between high bluffs and the Mississippi River. Its location made it a popular shipping cent...
Description: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (St. Paul District) boatyards.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Elevated view of town and river.
Description: LeAnn Wenger, the Buffalo County Honey Queen. Wenger's hometown is Fountain City, Wisconsin. She is standing in front of a honey display, wearing a Buffalo...
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...
Description: Colorized photographic postcard of the high school. Exterior view of the two-story high school and lawn. A tree obscures the facade and bell tower of the s...
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