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Date: 1957-05-19 

Description: Group portrait of men standing on a lawn in front of a building. C.L. (Neal) Harrington is in the third row on the right end. The meeting was held in Penin...

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Model T Ford

Date: 1919-07-15 

Description: The photographer's automobile parked at the entrance to his cherry orchard. A sign on the gate offers a $25 reward for information on anyone stealing fruit...

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Lime Kiln

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The lime kiln, at right, at Toft Point. Crushed limestone from the nearby quarry was heated in the kiln to make whitewash. Evergreen trees and birches form...

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Boating

Date: 1924-07-26 

Description: Ferdinand L. (Fedy) Hotz steers the powerboat "Oweene" with 6 women passengers. His mother, Clothilde, sits closest to him. Door Bluff is in the backgroun...

Date: 1914 

Description: View from below a bluff, through evergreens and birch trees, looking up at the Hotz Fish Creek compound. The stone garage and tower are on the left.

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Picking Cherries

Date: 1919-07-15 

Description: The photographer's son Fedy (Ferdinand Leonard Hotz), in hat, and daughters pick cherries at the family orchard. Two of his daughters are standing on orcha...

Date: 1929-07 

Description: View of a farm taken from a field. Barn, farmhouse, and a windmill are visible behind trees, perhaps an orchard.

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Moonlight Bay

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A ship lies grounded in the shallow waters of Mud Bay (part of Moonlight Bay), off Toft Point.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Three-quarter view of the Hotz cottage showing a side and the large porch which faced Europe Lake. The stone foundation is visible on the side; the porch h...

Photograph

Packing Cherries

Date: 1924-07-23 

Description: A group of men and women pack cherries on a workbench made of planks and sawhorses. Wooden fruit crates are stacked in a truck and on the ground. There are...

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Hotz Garage

Date: 1912 after

Description: The stone garage and attached tower at the Hotz cottages at the top of Fish Creek Hill. The tower features a stone parapet with wooden railing, as well as...

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: View down front walk of a small group of people with a dog seated on the porch of a frame house. There is a platform swing on the left in a side yard.

Date: 1913 

Description: View of the side of the stone garage and tower at the Hotz family compound at Fish Creek. There is a rustic ladder from the garage roof to the observation...

Photograph

Winter Scene

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Snowy landscape with evergreens and birches below the bluff at Fish Creek.

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Steele Tavern

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Steele Tavern.

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Europe Bay

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: Sunlight glints off the water under a threatening sky.

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Cana Island

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Birch and evergreen trees line the rocky shore of Toft Point, with Cana Island and its lighthouse in the background.

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Mr. Papke

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Mr. Paepcke, identified as an accountant, in white suit, poses with two unidentified men on large rocks on the shore of Europe Bay. Plum Island and Detroit...

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: View of the rear of the Hotz cottage, showing a stone chimney which divides a dormer. There are large pine trees around the cottage.

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Abandoned Cabin

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A small abandoned log cabin stands among tall conifers and overgrown brush. There is very little chinking remaining and no glass in the window. The cabin h...

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