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Photograph

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...

Photograph

Nelson Point

Date: 1915 

Description: Wildflowers bloom on the rocky shore of Weborg Point in Peninsula State Park, with Nelson Point in the background. A low pier extends from the point.

Photograph

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...

Photograph

Winter Scene

Date: 1918 ca.

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

Photograph

Hotz Bathhouse

Date: 1912 

Description: View from water of simple frame structure with rustic porch rail standing on the Fish Creek beach. A pier extends from the porch and a flag flies on a tall...

Photograph

Fish Creek

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Winter scene from Egg Harbor Road (Highway 42) in Fish Creek looking north toward frozen Fish Creek Harbor with the bluffs in Peninsula State Park beyond....

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Potawotamies' last chieftain laid at rest

Date: 1931-5-31

County: Door

City: Fish Creek

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Old chieftain dies; burial at state park

Date: 1930-12-05

County: Door

City: Fish Creek

Photograph

Spring Blossoms

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Fruit trees bloom in the yard of a wood frame farmhouse. Two barrels stand by the front porch.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The totem pole has a carved wooden bear clinging to the top. The totem pole was erected in 1927 in honor of the aboriginal inhabitants of Wisconsin. Potawa...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of Shanty Bay at Peninsula State Park, established in 1910.

Photograph

Fish Creek Dock

Date: 1923-07 

Description: A large group stands on the pier at Fish Creek as a boat leaves. A barn-like warehouse stands on the pier; houses, boathouses, and outbuildings are visible...

Photograph

Wetlands

Date: 1920 

Description: Trees are reflected in shallow water in the wetlands in Fish Creek Valley near the Thorp and Vorous farms in spring. The tower and other buildings of the H...

Photograph

Shore Drive

Date:  date unknown

Description: Dirt road going through woods past stone wall.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Downtown Fish Creek.

Photograph

Grounded Sailboat

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: The photographer's daughters, from left, Helen, Alice, Margaret and son Ferdinand Leonard at the wheel, pose on a two-masted boat, the Martha G., wh...

Photograph

Pier at Fish Creek

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Fish Creek Harbor as a boat approaches the pier and warehouse. In the foreground are houses with outbuildings, gardens and a small orchard...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Aerial view of Peninsula Park, with the Lake Michigan shoreline in the background.

Photograph

Hotz Cottages

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of the Hotz family compound of cottages from below the bluff at Fish Creek. A flag waves in the breeze; there are birch trees and conifers in the fore...

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: A postcard view of the 180-foot high Eagle Bluff. The bluff received its name from the eagles which formerly nested there.

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