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Date: 1924-02 

Description: The caretaker, carrying a lantern, poses on stairs leading up from the log outhouse at the Hotz Europe Lake compound. There is hoar frost on the trees and...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Door County Country Club, opened in 1921. Men and women gather on the building's porch and on the lawn.

Date: 1924-07 

Description: A man stands with a group of nine women posed in front of a small commercial building. A sign in the shape of a tire advertises "Goodyear Service Station."...

Date: 1915 after

Description: Winter view of the Coast Guard Life Saving Station at Baileys Harbor. Snow has drifted on the shore, where a small boat rests.

Photograph

Ferdinand Hotz

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Ferdinand Hotz poses on snowshoes at the base of a bluff. The Hotz cottage complex, built in 1912-3, is seen atop the bluff. The complex included three co...

Photograph

Door County

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Fish Creek from the east. The photographer's first Fish Creek cottage, with a standing seam metal roof, is in the foreground; in the yard...

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Description: Exterior view of the Sturgeon Bay Public Library. Library opened in 1913 with a gift of $12,500 from Andrew Carnegie. Above the main entrance it reads: "Fr...

Photograph

Eagle Tower

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Eagle Tower, located in Peninsula State Park, which opened in 1909. A group of women look down from the top deck while others look on from below....

Photograph

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.

Photograph

Hotz Cottage

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: The entrance and gabled front of the main Hotz cottage at Fish Creek, seen after a snowfall. There are rustic branch details under the gables.

Photograph

Thordarson Estate

Date:  date unknown

Description: Hand-colored view of the Thordarson estate including the boathouse and a stone-paved path with benches.

Photograph

City View

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a residential area of Fish Creek, looking out over Fish Creek Harbor.

Photograph

Church in Winter

Date: 1924-02 

Description: View from behind of two horses (probably pulling a sleigh) on a snowy road, now Highway 42, near Zion Lutheran Church in Sister Bay. The horse on the left...

Photograph

Cabin on the Shore

Date: 1926 

Description: View of rustic cabin with a large stone chimney standing by the shore. There is another house or boathouse in the far background near the remains of a pier...

Photograph

Ferdinand Hotz

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Ferdinand Hotz poses in Bavarian dress, holding a carved walking stick, on the porch of his cottage on Europe Lake. He wears a felt hat with braid and a la...

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...

Postcard

Baileys Harbor

Date: 1972 

Description: Aerial view of commercial buildings and dwellings along the shore of Lake Michigan.

Photograph

Public Library

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Sturgeon Bay Public Library, which opened in 1913 after a Carnegie Grant. Above the arched main entrance a sign reads, "Free Library....

Photograph

Skiers

Date: 1928-01 

Description: Winter scene with Ferdinand Hotz, holding a cigarette, posing on skis. His wife, Clothilde, stands on the left with a long walking stick; daughter Helen (L...

Photograph

Europe Lake Cottage

Date: 1924 

Description: A stone lined driveway leads to the Hotz family cottage on Europe Lake.

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