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Description: The Gesell family in costume with broom, sword, and other props for a humorous picture. Family members identified as follows: Gerhard Jr. (drinking from pi...
Date: date unknown
Description: A group of men and boys near the Massasoit Stable. Two of the men are sitting in a buggy.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (St. Paul District) boatyards.
Description: View of the northern part of Fountain City referred to as "Germantown".
Date: 1883 ca.
Description: Man waving his hat in foreground with Alma, Wisconsin, visible in background across the Mississippi River.
Description: Mule hitched to training cart, with driver, on a town street, possibly Alma.
Description: Frazzle ice (snow floating in water) on the Mississippi River near Alma, WI.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View of Alma across river from sandbar. A rowboat is on the sandbar, and on the right a father and child are standing posed each with one foot on a log.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Elevated view looking south over Fountain City and river.
Description: Located at 402 South Main Street, Henry E. Kochenderfer's service station, which opened in 1933, proudly dispensed Phillips 66 gasoline from three pumps o...
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...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Cabin interior.
Description: Winter scene of a snow-covered hillside with a farm below.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: This map shows names, plot numbers, and payment status. The bottom right margin reads: "Surveyed April 28 & 29, 1879. Platted May 20."
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of three girls holding hands in a ring (dancing).
Description: Aerial view of town and surrounding landscape that includes trees, rolling hills, and a river.
Description: Composite layout of Gesell family portraits displayed with peacock feathers photographed in a studio.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Aerial view of Alma along Mississippi River, with bluffs along the horizon.
Description: View of a railroad station.
Date: 1887 ca.
Description: Men on shoreline are returning logs with horses, which have been stranded on a sandbar, to the main channel of the Mississippi River. Beef Slough Company w...
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