1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10
.

Date: 1924-02 

Description: A single horse pulls an enclosed sleigh across a frozen Door County harbor. Houses and a church are visible onshore.

Photograph

Locked Antlers

Date: 1924-02 

Description: Two dead bucks with locked antlers are nearly buried in snow. The heads were mounted and hung in the Hotz family Europe Lake cottage until they were stolen...

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: House built by Albert Zahn, Sr. He carved figures of angels, animals, and birds, and after his wife painted them, he mounted them on pillars in the yard. A...

Date: 1901-06-25 

Description: This map shows beacons, buoys, docks, quarries, streets, and buildings. The map inset shows the Harbor of refuge at entrance to Sturgeon Bay and Lake Michi...

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...

Photograph

Two Men on Shore

Date: 1923 

Description: Two men, including Ferdinand L. (Fedy) Hotz, left, stand on the west shore of Spider Island off Door County. There is a small boat with an outboard motor...

Date: 1928-12-28 

Description: This map shows beacons, buildings, streets, and quarries. Two inset maps include: Vicinity of Sturgeon Bay, Wis. and the Harbor of refuge at entrance to St...

Photograph

Winter Scene

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View looking north over Fish Creek Bay, with Hen Island and Peninsula State Park in the background. There is snow on the ground, and evergreens and bare bi...

Photograph

Winter Scene

Date: 1918 ca.

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

Photograph

Men at Europe Lake

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Two men pose alongside the Hotz Cottage at Europe Lake. The man in the background is David Kincaid, the caretaker.

Photograph

Fish Creek Harbor

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Fish Creek from the east; the bluff rises on the left, the harbor is on the right. The cottage in the foreground with pergola and lattice...

Photograph

Mrs. Ch. Harris

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A woman stands at the gate beside a wood frame house, possibly at Newport. The downspout on the house drains into a rain barrel. There are outbuildings beh...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Rocky shoreline at Nelson Point, now in Peninsula State Park.

Photograph

Newport Sawmill

Date: 1925 

Description: Logs are stacked beside a sawmill in a winter landscape. The mill has a tall smokestack and stands near the shore.

Date: 1914 

Description: Chester Thordarson (second from left) and his Chicago guests pose in front of a log cabin, which was located at the southeast corner of Rock Island.

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...

Photograph

Mrs. Ch. Harris

Date: 1925 

Description: A woman stands by the gate beside a wooden house, possibly at Newport. The house's downspout drains into a rain barrel. Lake Michigan is in the background...

Photograph

Door County Birches

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: A scene of birch trees and low growing junipers on the Levi Vorous farm at Fish Creek.

Photograph

Fishing Village

Date: 1936 after

Description: View from water of a fishing village at Gills Rock, at the tip of the Door County Peninsula. Two boats, many nets, and three men are visible, along with a...

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...

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.