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Description: This 1941 tourist map of Washington Island, Wisconsin, shows points of interest and places of business. Some information is shown pictorially. Rock, Hog, D...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: A view of a dock showing a steam vessel and men with a team of horses towing a log raft.
Description: The lake side of the Hotz cottage on Europe Lake, showing the porch with rustic lattice work, and steps. A central dormer is flanked by chimneys.
Description: Elevated view of a Door County landscape in winter with snow on the ground, taken from the Hotz Fish Creek cottage. Birch trees and conifers are in the for...
Description: The Cana Island lighthouse and keeper's house with the rocky shore in the foreground.
Description: Winter scene with a snow-covered road bordered by stone walls and pillars on Cottage Row Road. Birches and evergreens line the road.
Date: date unknown
Description: The stairs and dock at the lighthouse on Rock Island.
Description: A view from the dock.
Description: Aunt Helen seated on the arm of Willie's chair. Framed pictures are on the wall behind them.
Description: Cana Island lighthouse is seen in the far distance across the stony shoreline along Lake Michigan.
Description: View looking west from the Hotz property on Fish Creek Beach. The Thorp bathhouse is on the left, with the Welcker bathhouses beyond. There are houses an...
Description: The photographer's daughter Margaret poses with a dachshund on the path in front of the Hotz family cottage on Europe Lake. Two flights of steps on a steep...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A ship lies grounded in the shallow waters of Mud Bay (part of Moonlight Bay), off Toft Point.
Avid Amateur Photographer
Description: Ferdinand Hotz poses with his wife Clothilde (with glasses), son Ferdinand Leonard (Fedy) and one of his daughters on Champagne Rock on Cottage Row.
Description: This map of Sturgeon Bay is part of the survey of the northern and northwestern lakes. The map shows lights, railroads, roads, and some public buildings. R...
Description: A single horse pulls an enclosed sleigh across a frozen Door County harbor. Houses and a church are visible onshore.
Date: 1958 ca.
Description: Interior of the Peninsula Player's Play House, "Theater in a Garden", which opened in 1957.
Date: 1964-10-18 ca.
Description: Three outbuildings and a large tree near a country home owned by Mrs. Kay Curtis on Washington Island.
Description: The garage, with vertical log siding, near the Hotz family cottage at Europe Lake. There is a pump on the front porch, and a bell with a rope on the peak o...
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