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Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Postcard view of the Sturgeon Bay Canal Light Tower.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A totem pole erected in 1927 in honor of the aboriginal inhabitants of Wisconsin. Potawatomi chief Simon Onanguisse Kahquados (1851-November 27, 1930), an...
Description: The porch of the Hotz cottage at Europe Lake, furnished with a rustic table, chairs and benches; the table has been set for a meal. The cottage and porch a...
Description: Large slabs and piles of ice line the rocky shoreline of Lake Michigan, possibly at Europe Bay.
Description: View of a barn with trees and rolling land in the background.
Description: A walkway with rustic railing leads to the Hotz family boathouse on Europe Lake. A well-worn path leads downhill to the water.
Date: date unknown
Description: The entrance to the garden framed by a decorative wooden gate.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: A scene of birch trees and low growing junipers on the Levi Vorous farm at Fish Creek.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Three women and a small boy enjoy a picnic in a clearing near Cana Island. A dog poses in the foreground.
Description: Elevated view of a boy holding a pail of cherries. Another filled pail rests on the ground in a Door County orchard.
Description: Three men pose on logs as a fourth walks toward them; there are axes and snowshoes on the ground. A large log barn, outhouse, and other buildings are in th...
Description: One-room building out in a field, with a cross above the doorway. Trees stand to the left and right of the shrine, and a fence and gate surround it.
Description: A colorized panoramic view of businesses and dwellings along the shore of Lake Michigan. A rock formation and a tree in the lower right.
Description: View looking southeast at the corner of Main (Egg Harbor Road) and Spruce Streets. A neoclassical house (the Noble house) with front porch stands among mat...
Description: Four girls with sun bonnets pose in a cherry orchard with empty trugs.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A view of some caves at Peninsula State Park.
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.
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...
Description: A young woman poses, sitting in the shade of a tree on the shore of Europe Bay. There is a small boathouse in the background.
Description: Exterior of the Door County Country Club, opened in 1921. Men and women gather on the building's porch and on the lawn.
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