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Description: An unidentified man poses near a makeshift pier on the Mink River. A small boat with outboard motor is tied to the pier. The photographer's son Fedy (Ferd...
Description: View down hill of Fedy (Ferdinand Leonard) Hotz fishing while another man sits with him in a small boat with outboard motor. An oar rests in its lock.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Winter view from Egg Harbor Road (Highway 42) in Fish Creek looking north toward frozen Fish Creek Harbor with the bluffs in Peninsula State Park beyond. E...
Date: 1963-05-05 ca.
Description: View of the remaining framework of an old fish-unloading track on the Lake Michigan shoreline. A wooded shoreline is beyond a pier in the far background.
Description: Weathered farm buildings stand beside a dirt road. Behind the buildings, the orchard is in bloom.
Description: Ferdinand L. (Fedy) Hotz steers the powerboat "Oweene" with 6 women passengers. His mother, Clothilde, sits closest to him. Door Bluff is in the backgroun...
Description: View from shoreline of a boy rowing a small boat with a girl seated aft as a woman watches them from the walkway to a boathouse. The walkway, with its rust...
Date: 1888 ca.
Description: Men repairing docked, damaged ship.
Description: Two men walk away from the camera, down a narrow country road. Both are wearing knickers and knee socks; the man on the left wears a hat and carries a walk...
Description: Elevated view across Sturgeon Bay Road, now Highway 42, toward the Gibraltar Orchard cherry camp. There is a wooden fence in the foreground, and the camp c...
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...
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...
Description: View across water of Sturgeon Bay. In the far distance are lighthouses, buildings, and barges along the shoreline.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A lane in Ephriam with power lines lining the road. There is a body of water in the distance with houses on the far shoreline.
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.
Description: A man sits on a load of logs on a sled while driving a team of two horses through the woods.
Description: View from the water of the Hotz family cottage, boathouse, and rustic pier on Europe Lake.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior of the Door County Country Club, opened in 1921. Men and women gather on the building's porch and on the lawn.
Description: Women employees of Thordarson? in bathing suits on the beach during the First Girls Party to Rock Island.
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