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Date: 1920 ca.

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

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Two men holding large fish pose near an ice fishing shanty off of Fish Creek. Another man stands behind them. There is man on an iceboat in the left backgr...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Four men, three holding large fish, pose near an ice fishing shanty off of Fish Creek. Some of their gear is on the ice.

Date: 1915 after

Description: Winter view of the Coast Guard Life Saving Station at Baileys Harbor. Snow has drifted on the shore, where a small boat rests.

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Fish Creek

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Winter view looking east on Main Street (Highway 42), with wooden commercial buildings on both sides of the street. The building on the left, 4168 Main Str...

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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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...

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Hotz Cottage

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: The entrance and gabled front of the main Hotz cottage at Fish Creek, seen after a snowfall. There are rustic branch details under the gables.

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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.

Date: 1924-02 

Description: Side view of a team of horses standing harnessed to an enclosed sleigh on snow- and ice-covered Ephraim Bay.

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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.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Winter view, taken from the frozen Green Bay, of a house south of Fish Creek. There is a windmill in the yard. A boathouse with upper deck and railing stan...

Date: 1924-02 

Description: The caretaker, carrying a lantern, poses on stairs leading up from the log outhouse at the Hotz Europe Lake compound. There is hoar frost on the trees and...

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Europe Bay

Date: 1923 ca.

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

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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."

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Fish Creek

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...

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Truck on the Ice

Date: 1925 

Description: Two men stand in the open bed of a pickup truck parked on the ice. There is a rudimentary plank ramp in the foreground. Buildings are faintly visible on t...

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Sawing Logs

Date: 1928-01 

Description: Two men use a crosscut saw to cut a hemlock log while a third watches. A splitting maul and a splitting wedge rest on a tree stump in the foreground. Smoke...

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Newport Sawmill

Date: 1925 

Description: Logs are stacked beside a sawmill in a winter landscape. The mill has a tall smokestack and stands near the shore.

Date: 1921 

Description: Two men pose in front of a large barn at Newport Village. The barn was used to store lumber.

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