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Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View from the Vits property, looking east, across a rustic foot bridge over Fish Creek leading to Peninsula State Park. A dachshund rests in the middle of...

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Gibraltar Orchard

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A house and barns stand in the background beyond rows of trees in an orchard on Cottage Row Road.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A well-dressed man identified as Uncle Rudolph Schenck takes in the view from a bluff overlooking the Fish Creek valley and harbor. There are houses and ou...

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Cherry Blossoms

Date: 1919-05 

Description: The author's wife Clothilde admires a cherry tree in full bloom at Gibraltar Orchard.

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Spring Flood

Date: 1916-05 

Description: The Thorp house and barn are seen beyond a flooded low-lying area at the rear of the Vorous/Apfelbach farm at Fish Creek. The stone tower and buildings of...

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Hotz Cottage

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: The Hotz cottage, garage, and stone tower are seen through a stand of birch trees from the base of the bluff in Fish Creek. There is snow on the ground.

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Boat on Europe Lake

Date: 1923 

Description: David Kincaid hauls a row boat onto shore with a rope. Kincaid was the caretaker of the Hotz Europe Lake estate.

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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: 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...

Date: 1912 

Description: View looking west from the Hotz property on Fish Creek Beach. The Thorp bathhouse is on the left, with the Welcker bathhouses beyond. There are houses an...

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Cana Island

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View from beach across Spike Horn Bay towards Cana Island and the Cana Island Light.

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Fish Creek

Date: 1916-06 

Description: The barn and other outbuildings of the Vorous/Apfelbach farm stand along a rocky lane, now Highway 42. There is a row of poplar trees along a picket fence...

Date: 1919-05 

Description: Cherry trees in bloom at Gibraltar Orchard.

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Fish Creek Harbor

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Elevated view, looking north, from the Hotz family compound near the bluff entrance to Fish Creek. Evergreens and bare birch trees stand in the foreground,...

Date: 1923 

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

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Cherry Camp

Date: 1922 

Description: The Hotz Gibraltar Orchard cherry camp house with a low dormer in front; all windows and the porch are shuttered. There is a car parked in front of a log c...

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Boating

Date: 1912 

Description: A launch with men standing on the deck passes close to rocky bluffs as seagulls fly overhead.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Three-quarter view of the Hotz cottage showing a side and the large porch which faced Europe Lake. The stone foundation is visible on the side; the porch h...

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Cherry Blossoms

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Close-up of cherry blossoms in Door County.

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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...

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