1 2 3 4 5
.

Date:  date unknown

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

Photograph

Tennis Court

Date: 1912 after

Description: The tennis court at the Hotz Fish Creek compound is surrounded by a low stone wall and tall posts. Outside the wall at the far left corner of the lawn is a...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A view of some caves at Peninsula State Park.

Photograph

Footbridge

Date: 1912 

Description: A footbridge crossing Fish Creek into Peninsula Stat Park.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A rear view of the Eagle Harbor Lighthouse at Peninsula State Park.

Date: 1954 ca.

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

Photograph

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: 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

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

Fish Creek Harbor

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Elevated view, looking north, from the Hotz family compound near the bluff entrance to Fish Creek. Evergreens and bare birch trees stand in the foreground,...

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

Man and Dog

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Ferdinand Leonard (Fedy) Hotz poses holding a somewhat uncooperative dog in a stand of birch and other trees.

Date: 1924-02 

Description: Three men stand behind a horse-drawn enclosed sleigh in front of the Lundberg Store on Fish Creek's Main Street. There is a second sleigh and horse in the...

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...

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...

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.

Photograph

Winter Scene

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View looking north over Fish Creek Bay, with Hen Island and Peninsula State Park in the background. There is snow on the ground, and evergreens and bare bi...

Photograph

Road in Winter

Date: 1924 

Description: A snow-covered road passes by stone walls and pillars on Cottage Row Road. Birches and evergreens line the road.

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: 1915 ca.

Description: The photographer's children pose on the shore at Fish Creek Point. They are, from left, Ferdinand Leonard (Fedy), Alice, Margaret (Sissy), and Helen, who p...

1 2 3 4 5

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.