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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Home belonging to either Mrs. Kelly or Mrs. Stevenson.
Description: Map shows townships and sections, landownership and acreages, roads, railroads, and selected rural buildings. Sections are shown in green, blue, and red. T...
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...
Description: Everetta, Ada and Cary Bass photographed through a window.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of a group of men and boys gathered for a meal in a tent. There are benches along the sides of the table. One man sits on a wooden bo...
Description: View from shoreline of two women standing on a dock on Crystal Lake. Just beyond the dock, a man and woman fish from a boat.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Ada, the photographer's wife, and son, Cary, seated in front of an unidentified woman and a young girl. The woman and girl are both looking at 'Dick,' the...
Description: Two-story brick home with square tower, home of E.W. Underwood.
Description: Ada Bass, seated on the porch, with the family dog seated next to her. Her children, Everetta and Cary (holding a cane in his left hand), are standing on t...
Description: Storefronts and pedestrians on Main Street, with Buffalo Lake in the background.
Description: Large group of people at a picnic at Kratz Grove on the south shore of Buffalo Lake.
Description: Sanborn Map of Montello, Page 1.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Ada Bass, wife of the photographer, standing in a room showing her long hair extending down her back.
Description: A man poses holding a fish in both hands. Two boys wait at the service window of a log cabin.
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...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A view down one of Westfield's streets.
Description: Infant, identified as Loura, seated in a baby carriage outside of the Bass family home, 131 East Montello Street.
Description: Ada Bass with her daughter Everetta on a chair in front of a curtain.
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: Workmen with teams of horses excavate for the new Mercantile Store, later the M.M. Smart Store.
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