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Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Syl and aunt Helen at Wild Rose cottage. Syl leans over the railing of the porch while Helen reclines in a hammock reading a book.
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...
Description: A view of the Eagle Harbor Lighthouse.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a Moravian church.
Description: The Hotz family cottage, sited on a hill overlooking Europe Lake, features a large stone chimney, porch, and rustic lattice railing.
Description: Letterhead of the Horn's Pier (Door County) office of Horn & Joseph, dealers in general merchandise, including "Wood, Bark, Ties, Telegraph Poles, Posts, &...
Description: A young Syl fishing with three other adults off a pier using cane poles.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the log Hotz cottage on Europe Lake, seen in the background. The photographer climbed a tree to capture this view. A dirt road leads to th...
Description: Stone walls line a tilled field where workers carry shovels and bundles of small trees to plant an orchard.
Description: A stone lined driveway leads to the Hotz family cottage on Europe Lake.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A rear view of the Eagle Harbor Lighthouse at Peninsula State Park.
Description: Elevated view of Fish Creek from the east. The photographer's first Fish Creek cottage, with a standing seam metal roof, is in the foreground; in the yard...
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: View of the Sturgeon Bay Canal Lighthouse with a group of boaters in the foreground.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Ferdinand Hotz poses in Bavarian dress, holding a carved walking stick, on the porch of his cottage on Europe Lake. He wears a felt hat with braid and a la...
Description: Two men stand in the open back of a pickup truck. The truck, equipped with chains on the rear tires, has driven down a wooden ramp onto the ice. There is...
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...
Date: date unknown
Description: Dock with two steamboats and fishing implements in harbor.
Description: The boathouse at the Hotz cottage is reflected in the still waters of Europe Lake. A small boat is tied to a pine tree on the shore. There is a rustic rai...
Description: View of a barn with trees and rolling land in the background.
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