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Lime Kiln

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The lime kiln, at right, at Toft Point. Crushed limestone from the nearby quarry was heated in the kiln to make whitewash. Evergreen trees and birches form...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Leathem D. Smith Stone Company, which expanded after 1918. A factory building and a steam shovel can be seen amidst stone.

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: A boy dressed in knickers clears the ice in preparation to fish next to his family's ice shanty.

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Cana Island

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Birch and evergreen trees line the rocky shore of Toft Point, with Cana Island and its lighthouse in the background.

Date: 1924-07 

Description: A man stands with a group of nine women posed in front of a small commercial building. A sign in the shape of a tire advertises "Goodyear Service Station."...

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Iceboating

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Three men work with an iceboat just offshore near Cottage Row Road. The sail and boom lie on the ice. There are boathouses and three windmills along the...

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Newport

Date: 1924-02 

Description: Three men pose on logs as a fourth walks toward them; there are axes and snowshoes on the ground. A large log barn, outhouse, and other buildings are in th...

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: View of the rear of the Hotz cottage, showing a stone chimney which divides a dormer. There are large pine trees around the cottage.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The Cana Island Lighthouse and keeper's house as seen across the rocky shoreline.

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.

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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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Wayside Shrine

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: One-room building out in a field, with a cross above the doorway. Trees stand to the left and right of the shrine, and a fence and gate surround it.

Postcard

Baileys Harbor

Date: 1972 

Description: Aerial view of commercial buildings and dwellings along the shore of Lake Michigan.

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Log Buildings

Date: 1926 

Description: Two deteriorating log buildings stand in a stony meadow. There is a stone fence on the left and trees beyond.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Three-quarter view of the Hotz cottage showing a side and the large porch which faced Europe Lake. The stone foundation is visible on the side; the porch h...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The totem pole has a carved wooden bear clinging to the top. The totem pole was erected in 1927 in honor of the aboriginal inhabitants of Wisconsin. Potawa...

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Europe Lake Cottage

Date: 1924 

Description: The Hotz family cottage, sited on a hill overlooking Europe Lake, features a large stone chimney, porch, and rustic lattice railing.

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Description: Aunt Helen and Syl stand bundled up against the cold just outside a door to a house with a snow-covered yard behind them.

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Boynton Chapel

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: A privately built and decorated chapel in the Norwegian style.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View from water of a man with a beard standing on a pier near a small boathouse. In the background is a lighthouse with keeper's house and outbuilding.

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