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Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of the Thordarson library with bookcases and a spectacular chandelier with buffalo horns. The building is of stone, with arched windows.

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Thordarson Estate

Date:  date unknown

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

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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.)

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View across water of a dock and buildings on Lake Michigan.

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: A view of the Eagle Harbor Lighthouse.

Date: 1902-05-20 

Description: Men, women and children seated in chairs and on the floor wearing paper hats in honor of aunt Helen's birthday. A piano is on the right, a chandelier hangs...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of Chester Thordarson's workshop.

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Description: Letterhead of the Horn's Pier (Door County) office of Horn & Joseph, dealers in general merchandise, including "Wood, Bark, Ties, Telegraph Poles, Posts, &...

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Meal on Porch

Date: 1924 

Description: A group poses on the rustic porch of the Hotz family cottage on Europe Lake. There are dishes and food on the tables. The photographer's wife, Clothilde, w...

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Skiers

Date: 1928-01 

Description: Ferdinand Hotz, holding a cigarette, poses on skis. His wife, Clothilde, stands on the left with a long walking stick; daughter Helen (Leni) is on the far...

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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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Baileys Harbor

Date: 1915 after

Description: The Baileys Harbor Coast Guard Life Saving Station viewed from between a fishing boat and a pier warehouse. The station's pier extends into the harbor and...

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Cottage in Winter

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Winter view of the Hotz family cottage at Europe Lake, showing the massive chimney and rustic railing and lattice.

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Iceboating

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Three men work with an iceboat just offshore near Cottage Row Road. The sail and boom lie on the ice. There are boathouses and three windmills along the...

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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Girl with Dog

Date: 1921 

Description: The photographer's daughter Margaret poses with a dachshund on the path in front of the Hotz family cottage on Europe Lake. Two flights of steps on a steep...

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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: 1912 

Description: The Cana Island lighthouse and keeper's house with the rocky shore in the foreground.

Date: 1947-07-04 

Description: Group of people standing in the yard in front of the lighthouse. The verso has this annotation:

"'Eagle Light' Lighthouse, Peninsula Park, Fish Creek, Wi...

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Saloon Interior

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Interior of a saloon. A bartender stands behind the bar, and another man wearing a hat stands in front of the bar. The back of the carved wood bar is mirro...

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