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Date: 1907 ca.

Description: The Ruins of the old Light House on Plum Island near Sturgeon Bay.

Date: 1890 ca.

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

Date: 1912 

Description: The Cana Island lighthouse and keeper's house with the rocky shore in the foreground.


Tennis Court

Date: 1912 after

Description: The tennis court at the Hotz Fish Creek compound is surrounded by a low stone wall and tall posts. Outside the wall at the far left corner of the lawn is a...


Ferdinand Hotz

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...

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Sturgeon Bay High School, built in 1901 and destroyed by a fire in 1908.


Lake Michigan Ice

Date: 1922-04 

Description: Large slabs and piles of ice line the rocky shoreline of Lake Michigan, possibly at Europe Bay.

Date: 1908-03-05 after

Description: The Sturgeon Bay High School after the fire the destroyed the building on March 5, 1908.


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.


Boynton Chapel

Date: 1945 ca.

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

Date: 1912 

Description: Cana Island lighthouse is seen in the far distance across the stony shoreline along Lake Michigan.


Description: Two men pose playing a game of chess in front of a cloth backdrop in Dankoler's photography studio. The man on the right is standing and is holding what ap...


Sissy and Fedy

Date: 1913 

Description: Two of the photographer's children, Margaret (Sissy), left, and Ferdinand Leonard (Fedy), right, on Weborg Point. Fish Creek Harbor is in the background; t...


Fish Creek Dock

Date: 1923-07 

Description: A large group stands on the pier at Fish Creek as a boat leaves. A barn-like warehouse stands on the pier; houses, boathouses, and outbuildings are visible...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A springtime harbor scene from Sturgeon Bay.

Date: 1957 

Description: Mrs. Philip G. Kuehn and two of her children lunching at the Town Club (a country club).

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: View of Cedar Street.


Fish Creek Harbor

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Fish Creek from the east; the bluff rises on the left, the harbor is on the right. The cottage in the foreground with pergola and lattice...

Date: 1963-05-05 ca.

Description: A detail of the sand dunes along the Lake Michigan shoreline looking out to the lake.


Man and Dog

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Ferdinand Leonard (Fedy) Hotz poses holding a somewhat uncooperative dog in a stand of birch and other trees.

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