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Orchard in Bloom

Date: 1922 

Description: View from hill of cherry trees in bloom in the Gibraltar Orchard on Sturgeon Bay Road (Highway 42.)

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Country Church

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Three women pose on the steps of the Baptist Church at Ellison Bay, which has an open bell tower. A car is parked a short distance down the dirt road.

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Hotz Cottages

Date: 1912 after

Description: The pumphouse, foreground, and cottage at the Hotz compound at the top of Fish Creek Hill. Also shown is the log outhouse, left. The buildings are clad in...

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Coast Guard Station

Date: 1927 

Description: View from the water of the Plum Island U.S. Coast Guard station. There is a tower in the background. Long piers extend into the lake.

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Europe Lake Cottage

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the log Hotz cottage on Europe Lake, seen in the background. The photographer climbed a tree to capture this view. A dirt road leads to th...

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Farmstead

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: View down dirt road leading to the Carlson farm at Nelson Bay in Peninsula State Park. A man stands in the background among the farm buildings near a parke...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Syl and aunt Helen at Wild Rose cottage. Syl leans over the railing of the porch while Helen reclines in a hammock reading a book.

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Fish Creek Harbor

Date: 1907 after

Description: View across Fish Creek Harbor to the village of Fish Creek and its pier, with warehouse. On the right is Dr. Weckler's Resort, a large wooden building with...

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Tennis Court

Date: 1912 after

Description: The tennis court at the Hotz Fish Creek compound is surrounded by a low stone wall and tall posts. Outside the wall at the far left corner of the lawn is a...

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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Leathem D. Smith Stone Company, which expanded after 1918. A factory building and a steam shovel can be seen amidst stone.

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Farm Scene

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Cows stand in shallow water in a rolling pasture in what is now Peninsula State Park. There is an old log building in the background.

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Description: A buck is sitting in tall grass on the Aqualand Campgrounds. A doe is sitting in the grass in the background on the left. There is a building among trees o...

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Flood at Fish Creek

Date: 1922-04 

Description: The photographer's wife Clothilde leans on a railing, looking at water rushing through a stone culvert on Fish Creek. Their car is parked on the roadway. A...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of a lodge, probably on Rock Island in Door County. Two men pose in front of the building.

Photograph

Winter Lane

Date: 1924-02 

Description: A small log sided building with roof ventilator, among other buildings, stands near the Wilms house along Cottage Row Road outside of Fish Creek. A low sto...

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Stone Tower

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: The stone tower and garage at the Hotz compound. There is also a flag pole and rustic fence. A ladder was used to access the lookout atop the tower, with v...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A car is parked along a narrow dirt road with a house, barn and outbuildings in the background. A split-rail fence lines the left side of the road. There i...

Date: 1923 

Description: View from the water of the Hotz family cottage, boathouse, and rustic pier on Europe Lake.

Date: 1964-10-19 ca.

Description: Cedar tree on shoreline looking out to an old pier over pilings and rocks. There is a building or boathouse on it. This is a former fishing settlement west...

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