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Date: 1931-5-23

County: Door

City: Fish Creek

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

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.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View from the Vits property, looking east, across a rustic foot bridge over Fish Creek leading to Peninsula State Park. A dachshund rests in the middle of...

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

Hen Island

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Hen Island is reflected in the water of Fish Creek Bay in this view from Nelson Point in Peninsula State Park. The homes and businesses of Fish Creek are i...

Date: 1931-5-29

County: Door

City: Fish Creek

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Shore Drive

Date:  date unknown

Description: Dirt road running through the woods.

Photograph

City View

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a residential area of Fish Creek, looking out over Fish Creek Harbor.

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: 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...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Old chieftain dies; burial at state park

Date: 1930-12-05

County: Door

City: Fish Creek

Photograph

Door County Birches

Date: 1912 ca.

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

Date: 1940 ca.

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

Photograph

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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Eagles Cliff at Peninsula State Park, established in 1910.

Photograph

Winter Scene

Date: 1918 ca.

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

Photograph

Egg Harbor Road

Date: 1924 

Description: A rustic lattice fence encloses the Hotz family compound on Egg Harbor Road (Highway 42) outside of Fish Creek. There is deep snow on the ground and frost...

Photograph

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...

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...

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