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Date: 1912 ca.

Description: View of the west side of Cedar Street.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a Catholic church and parsonage.


Men Posed with Desk


Description: Two men posed in front of a backdrop on either side of a desk at Harry Dankoler's photography studio.


Description: A large group of people posed in chairs at Harry Dankoler's photography studio. Syl is the youngest child on the front row near the center aisle on the rig...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Canal scene with a ship featured in the foreground and various buildings behind it.

Date: 1950 

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...

Date: 1895 ca.

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

Date: 1941 

Description: Elevated view of Sturgeon Bay in 1900. Sturgeon Bay Bridge spans the bay and several boats are on the water. A lighthouse sits on a small island in the bay...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of the Sturgeon Bay ship canal.


Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Main Street. Automobiles park and drive in the street near storefronts. Hotel Swoboda can be seen at left; the hotel opened in 1901 and was ren...

Date: 1902 

Description: View across water towards a ship docked in a floating harbor at Sturgeon Bay. There is a shoreline in the background.

Date: 1901-01-20 

Description: A large group seated around a woman playing a piano at night. Lamps light the scene while children play on the floor.


Uncle Herman's Farm

Date: 1903-08-02 

Description: Group of well-dressed people posing outdoors at Uncle Herman's farm. Harry Dankoler is the man in the middle holding the shutter release mechanism. On the...

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: 1909-11-07 

Description: Harry E. Dankoler, E.A. Corneille, D.S. Crandall, and Joe Leighton standing on a rocky area of D.S. Crandall's property near a fence.

Map or Atlas

Door County

Date: 1899 

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

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated winter scene with Sylvester Dankoler (b. 1895) standing on ice and mounds of snow near a broken pier along a shoreline. The shadow of the photogra...


Description: Two men are posing in front of a backdrop pointing pistols at a man who is riding a sawhorse as if it were a real horse and holding up his hand in surrende...

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: A performing dog jumping through a hoop held by a man while a small group of children and adults watch.

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: View down front walk of a small group of people with a dog seated on the porch of a frame house. There is a platform swing on the left in a side yard.

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