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Date: 1872 

Description: This 1872 map shows the proposed route of a canal between Sturgeon Bay, on the Green Bay side of the Door Peninsula, and Lake Michigan. Depths in both Stur...

Date: 1899 

Description: A decorated Christmas tree surrounded by toys, including a wagon, drum, and wheelbarrow. A painting is displayed on a stand nearby, and a painted umbrella...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: The harbor piers and the entrance to the Sturgeon Bay ship canal.

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: A detailed look at the dining room table in the Dankoler home.

Date: 1899-07-23 

Description: Syl sleeping on a high-backed, upholstered, carved wood settee. Framed pictures are on the wall above him.

Date: 1899 

Description: A young Syl fishing with three other adults off a pier using cane poles.

Date: 1893 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Sturgeon Bay, looking Northeast. Area bordered by Church Street in top left corner, leather & Smith Bridge in bottom left corner, Lawrenc...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Seven men, standing informally, some wearing “yachting caps”, on a dock, presumably in Sturgeon Bay, Wis.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: A winter scene showing the courthouse, schoolhouse, and Congregational Church, Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin.

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: Interior view of the sitting room of the Dankoler's house. Framed pictures adorn the walls, and there is a tall mirror in the corner reflecting a window. A...

Date: 1899-11-12 

Description: Aunt Helen and Mrs. Quill stand in front of a backdrop near a fence. They are both wearing military style uniforms including hats. The woman on the right a...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: The Laurie residence, home of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Laurie, occupied by them since 1870.

Date: 1895-08-19 

Description: The family of Joseph Zettel sits under a flowering apple tree. The family grows the Duchess of Oldenburg apple variety in their orchard three miles north o...

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Interior view of the Dankoler's sitting room with cushioned chairs and books stacked on a side table. A deocorative hand fan rests on one of the chairs. Tw...

Date: 1899-10-29 

Description: A large group of relatives, including men, women and children, are gathered together indoors.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: View of an elementary school classroom with two-seater desks. American flags and bunting complete the decor.

Date: 1898-08-28 

Description: Exterior shot of Dankoler's house near Humbolt Park. A house and a barn-like structure are in the background.

Map or Atlas

Door County

Date: 1899 

Description: Map of Door County with inset photograph of Sturgeon Bay City.

Date: 1898-08-04 

Description: Carl Schmidt seated in a chair with a cane on a porch in front of a door and a window.

Date: 1880 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Sturgeon Bay. County Seat of Door County.

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