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Sailing

Date: 1923 

Description: View across water of a small sailboat along the Door County shore.

Date: 1967 ca.

Description: Fishing nets drying along the shore of Lake Michigan.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Sturgeon Bay with multiple buildings in the foreground.

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Marker Unveiling

Date: 1931-07-03 

Description: The unveiling of the marker at Peninsula State Park for Chief Simon Kaquados of the Potawatomi.

Date: 1908-03-05 after

Description: The Sturgeon Bay High School after the fire the destroyed the building on March 5, 1908.

Date: 1931-07-03 

Description: The Potawatomi pall-bearers at Chief Simon Kaquados' burial at Peninsula State Park.

Date: 1923 

Description: A man stands on the rustic porch of the Hotz cottage on Europe Lake. There is a single set of tire tracks in the snow on the drive.

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Ferry Boats

Date: 1964-08-24 ca.

Description: View from shoreline of two ferry boats in Lake Michigan. These two boats were once used as Mackinac Straits ferry boats and were later used as potato packi...

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Spring

Date: 1916-05 

Description: A cow lies along the road outside a fence; two calves lie behind the fence under blooming cherry trees. The road is identified as Sturgeon Bay Road, now Hi...

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Shoreland Acres

Date: 1967 ca.

Description: The home of Charles E. Butler was built in 1870 by a Civil War veteran Captain Charles Reynolds (one of the pioneer timber barons in the area). The house w...

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Europe Lake

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Aerial view over northern Door County, looking northeast across Europe Lake and Europe Bay toward Plum and Washington Islands. Farm fields and orchards con...

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: A group poses on the steps leading from the lake path to the porch of the Hotz cottage at Europe Lake. The photographer's daughter, Margaret Hotz, third fr...

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Whitefish Bay

Date: 1967 

Description: View across grass and sand towards a young couple, a man and woman, holding hands and walking along the shoreline of Whitefish Bay. Trees are along the cur...

Date: 1943 

Description: This 1943 map of Door County, Wisconsin, identifies the post offices and rural routes in the county. Highways and roads, cities and villages, and rural res...

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Ellison Bay

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Street scene in Ellison Bay.

Date: 1963-05-05 ca.

Description: A detail of the sand dunes along the Lake Michigan shoreline looking out to the lake.

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Man and Dog

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: A well-dressed man poses holding a German short-haired pointer on a leash near the outlet of the Fish Creek into the harbor.

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New Year's Dinner

Date: 1900-01-01 ca.

Description: A group of family members sitting at a table laden with food for a New Year's dinner.

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Cedar Tree Root

Date: 1964-08-22 ca.

Description: A close-up view of a cedar tree root knuckle, surrounded by grass. This gnarled root was found on Mr. Jack Myers' property on Washington Island.

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At the Dock

Date: 1923-07 

Description: Passengers lean on the railing of a boat at a dock as a well-dressed crowd waits below. There are two cars parked nearby. Fishing nets dry on net rollers a...

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