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  Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
 Decade: 1900-1909
[Pressing Hay in Pierce, Texas]

[Pressing Hay in Pierce, Texas]

Date: 1900
Creator: Lund, F. P.
Description: Black and white photograph of a typical agricultural scene wherein a few farmers are pressing hay with the help of some unidentified farm equipment and horse-drawn vehicles. There are about 13 individuals pictured. A growing pile of hay is stacked in the center of the background where the harvesters are standing and sitting.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
[Road Grading in Front of the Berndt Farm]

[Road Grading in Front of the Berndt Farm]

Date: 1902
Creator: Lund, Frans T.
Description: Black and white photograph of a few individuals accompanied by a team of mules that are attached to wooden vehicles; they are working in front of H. J. Berndt's farm. Their task is to grade the road, or to smooth and level it. A two-story house and a barn are partially visible behind the workers and beyond a line of trees.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
Soldiers in Front of Barracks

Soldiers in Front of Barracks

Date: 1900/1920
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard of three male soldiers in front of a wooden barrack. There is one double-hung window behind them with a small overhang on top. The men are all wearing identical uniforms which consist of button-up jackets with multiple button-flap pockets, hats, and bulging pants that are tucked inside tall boots. A hand-written notation on the back of the postcard identifies the man on the right as John Petersen.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
Three Berndt Brothers

Three Berndt Brothers

Date: 1900
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of three Berndt family brothers standing outside their home and farm in Danevang, Texas, which is located in Wharton County. There is a large, two-story home on the left side of the image, and there are several barns pictured on the right. There is a large cotton field in the foreground. From left to right, the brothers pictured are Helvig, Anders and Jens Berndt.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
Threshing on Paul Acheson's Rice Plantation

Threshing on Paul Acheson's Rice Plantation

Date: 1903
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Paul Acheson's rice plantation in El Campo, Texas during a threshing session. A large mound of what appears to be grass and dirt is in the background. In front of it, a threshing machine is surrounded by a large group of people who are all facing forward and looking at the camera. On both the right and left sides of the image, horse-drawn wagons are visible. Two other unharnessed horses are farthest right in front of a what may be a second thresher. The photograph has been placed on a stiff mat board. A large portion of the top right corner has chipped off.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
Threshing Rice

Threshing Rice

Date: 1903
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of Paul Acheson's rice plantation in El Campo, Texas, which is located in Wharton County. There is a large mound of rice in the background of the photograph, and there are many men working with machinery and horses in the foreground.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
Vigoo Andersen Home

Vigoo Andersen Home

Date: 1900/1950
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a two-story structure in Danevang, Texas, belonging to Viggo Andersen. The house has horizontal light-colored siding and short hip roofs that extend slightly outwards form the walls. A gable roof in the first floor appears to create an overhang for the front entrance, but that part of the house is mostly hidden from view by the presence of a large bush on the left part of the image. Identical, rectangular windows cover both the first and second floors.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
[Wedding Portrait of Marius Christensen and Thora Marie Jorgine Fredericksen]

[Wedding Portrait of Marius Christensen and Thora Marie Jorgine Fredericksen]

Date: March 21, 1902
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of a black and white portrait of a newlywed couple, Marius Christensen and Thora Marie Jorgine Frederiksen, on their wedding day. Thora is wearing a white wedding dress and a veil; a floral boutonniere is attached to her dress at the chest. Marius, standing to the left, is wearing a dark suit and is also wearing a boutonniere. The two are holding hands, as if to shake them in agreement. A painted backdrop is visible behind them.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
Wilhelm Harton - 3 Months Old

Wilhelm Harton - 3 Months Old

Date: April 1, 1904
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Wilhelm Harton, three months old, wearing a long, child's gown with a crochet trim sewn to the neckline. He sits on what appears to be a wicker chair. Text on the front of the mat on which the picture is pasted to reads "Luck's East 6th Studio, Austin, TX." Hand-written text on the back of the mat reads, "Wilhelm Harton. Apr. 1, 04. 3 months old. Born: 1/1/04 Died : 1/23/72 Son of Peter Harton Stephanie Reif Harton (sic)"
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
[Young George Hansen]

[Young George Hansen]

Date: 1906
Creator: unknown
Description: Black and white portrait of a young George Hansen wearing a white Victorian infant dress. He is standing and holding himself up by grasping onto a structure made of interwoven strands of wood that is behind him. A plank of weathered wood provides a platform where he stands. The portrait has been pasted to a thick cardboard mat. The back of the mat has handwriting on it, which reads: "From Mrs. Larsen to Mrs. Henry. George Hansen son of Mr. and Mrs. Niels Hansen, Danevang, Tex, 1906. Brother of Mrs. Kristine Allenson."
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
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