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Date: 1949 

Description: Holiday card of the Sister Bay, Wisconsin, lakeshore. Three figures appear on the shore. Two boathouses, a covered boat, a pier, and two upright boats appe...

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Description: Aunt Helen and Syl stand bundled up against the cold just outside a door to a house with a snow-covered yard behind them.

Date: 1924-02 

Description: A man skates near the shore of Europe Bay.

Photograph

Abandoned Farm

Date: 1921 

Description: View across snowy field of a shingled house, barn and other outbuildings standing empty near the shore of Lake Michigan at Newport Village.

Date: 1901 

Description: Caption reads: "Syl, Grandma, and others posing on skates." Four women, a man and a child, all well-dressed, pose on the ice wearing ice skates. Other skat...

Photograph

Winter Scene

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Ferdinand Hotz poses wearing snowshoes at his cottage in Fish Creek, now 4108 Main Street. There is a large snowdrift in the foreground.

Photograph

Winter Scene

Date: 1918 ca.

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Chester Thordarson (left) and Bill Jepson stand next to a vehicle with skiis attached to the front, and three crawler wheels in the back. The Washington Is...

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Description: View from a main street of exteriors of storefronts piled high with banks of snow. Signage reads "O.E. Klug & Co. Hardware" and "O.E. Klug & Co. Bicycles."

Photograph

Truck on the Ice

Date: 1925 

Description: Two men stand in the open back of a pickup truck. The truck, equipped with chains on the rear tires, has driven down a wooden ramp onto the ice. There is...

Photograph

Europe Bay

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: Sunlight glints off the water under a threatening sky.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Three men work with an iceboat on Lake Michigan. The sail and boom lie on the ice.

Book or Pamphlet

Pottawatomie Lighthouse

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the "Pottawatomie" lighthouse in snowy expanse of land.

Date: 1923 

Description: A man with a walking stick stands on the shore of frozen Europe Lake. The Hotz boat house and pier are in the background.

Photograph

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.

Photograph

Cottage in Winter

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Winter view of the Hotz family cottage at Europe Lake, showing the massive chimney and rustic railing and lattice.

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Description: Elevated view of Syl standing on ice and mounds of snow near a broken pier along a shoreline. The shadow of the photographer is visible on the lower left.

Photograph

Truck on the Ice

Date: 1925 

Description: Two men stand in the open bed of a pickup truck as a third person walks away. The truck, equipped with snow tires, is parked on the ice just offshore.

Photograph

Man in Snow

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: A bearded man stands in deep snow among birch and conifer trees at the base of the bluff at Fish Creek. He is wearing a fur hat and heavy, long coat.

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Iceboating

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Three men work with an iceboat just offshore near Cottage Row Road. The sail and boom lie on the ice. There are boathouses and three windmills along the...

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