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Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A well-dressed man identified as Uncle Rudolph Schenck takes in the view from a bluff overlooking the Fish Creek valley and harbor. There are houses and ou...

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...

Date: 1931-5-23

County: Door

City: Fish Creek

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: A view looking west from Eagle Bluff toward Nicolet Bay, the Strawberry Islands, and Chambers Island.

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

Flood at Fish Creek

Date: 1922-04 

Description: The photographer's wife Clothilde leans on a railing, looking at water rushing through a stone culvert on Fish Creek. Their car is parked on the roadway. A...

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...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Old chieftain dies; burial at state park

Date: 1930-12-05

County: Door

City: Fish Creek

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: View from the base of the bluff looking up at the Hotz compound. A flag blows in the breeze above birch and evergreen trees. A woman is standing on the por...

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...

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...

Date: 1941 

Description: This photograph of downed trees and branches is annotated, possibly by C.L. Harrington:

"A fire hazard at this date Feb 28 '41. I have salvaged all or ab...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Downtown Fish Creek.

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Cottage built by Marie Gatter beginning in the 1920s along the shore road in the park. It was razed in the winter of 1960-61. The chimney was originally pa...

Date: 1931-5-29

County: Door

City: Fish Creek

Photograph

Fish Creek Harbor

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...

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...

Date:  date unknown

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

Photograph

Hotz Garage

Date: 1912 after

Description: The stone garage and attached tower at the Hotz cottages at the top of Fish Creek Hill. The tower features a stone parapet with wooden railing, as well as...

Photograph

Fish Creek Harbor

Date: 1907 after

Description: View across Fish Creek Harbor to the village of Fish Creek and its pier, with warehouse. On the right is Dr. Weckler's Resort, a large wooden building with...

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