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Photograph

Ferdinand Hotz

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Ferdinand Hotz poses on snowshoes at the base of a bluff. The Hotz cottage complex, built in 1912-3, is seen atop the bluff. The complex included three co...

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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.

Photograph

Man in Snow

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Winter scene with a bearded man standing in deep snow among birch and conifer trees at the base of the bluff at Fish Creek. He is wearing a fur hat and hea...

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Winter Scene

Date: 1918 ca.

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

Date: 1924 

Description: A small wood frame boathouse with a double door, and a bathhouse stand near the Hotz cottage on the shore near Fish Creek Beach. Both have rustic twig rail...

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Door County Birches

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: A scene of birch trees and low growing junipers on the Levi Vorous farm at Fish Creek.

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After the Hunt

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Two unidentified young men pose in the snow with their firearms behind seven dead rabbits displayed on a barbed wire fence; there are three dogs on the oth...

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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...

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View of Fish Creek

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of Fish Creek from Weborg's Point in Peninsula State Park. The Fish Creek dock with barnlike warehouse is in center right. Behind the dock is the two-...

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

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Fish Creek

Date: 1918 ca.

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

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View of Fish Creek

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View down hill towards a man fishing from the pier at Nelson Point in Peninsula State Park. Fish Creek is seen across the bay. Dr. Welcker's Casino is the...

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.

Date: 1924 

Description: View looking southeast at the corner of Main (Egg Harbor Road) and Spruce Streets. A neoclassical house (the Noble house) with front porch stands among mat...

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...

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Downtown Fish Creek

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Downtown Fish Creek with the buildings and ground covered in snow.

Date: 1957-05-19 

Description: Group portrait of men standing on a lawn in front of a building. C.L. (Neal) Harrington is in the third row on the right end. The meeting was held in Penin...

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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...

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Stone Tower

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: The stone tower and garage at the Hotz compound. There is also a flag pole and rustic fence. A ladder was used to access the lookout atop the tower, with v...

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