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Description: Bartender couple pose behind bar at Rose's Bright Spot on Highway 35, south of Fountain City.
Description: Photographic postcard of a geological formation called "Natural Bridge" in Natural Bridge State Park.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: View of the south end of Alma from the Mississippi River.
Date: date unknown
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two of the Gesell boys in a baseball pose.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Abraham Schmocker, a "hermit" who lived in "Stumptown" near Alma, seated on a bench outside his log cabin, holding a kitty. He was a Swiss immigrant, arriv...
Description: Groups of boys on the Mississippi River shore undressing for a swim. Alma is visible across the river.
Description: Steroview looking down the Mississippi River from the bluff at Reed's Landing.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Woman churning butter.
Description: View across street of shops and other buildings along Main Street. A buggy can be seen driving down the road. There is a bluff in the background.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Fountain City with the Mississippi River in the background.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: View of a mill,sluice and dam on Waumandee Creek. The mill was built by John Oschner in 1863. Two products produced by the mill were White Rose Flour and W...
Description: Aerial view of the Mississippi River with log rafts.
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."
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of Alma from across the Mississippi River.
Description: View of Alma from the Mississippi River with a man in a rowboat in the foreground.
Description: A parade of patriotically decorated automobiles progresses down the 100 block of North Main Street.
Description: Wisconsin threshing crew, with steam operated tractor, in Buffalo county.
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...
Description: 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 is holding an umbrella...
Description: Four of the Gesell children in a studio setting in front of a painted backdrop.
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