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  Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society
 Resource Type: Photograph
 Decade: 1920-1929
[Photograph of Seventeen High School Seniors]

[Photograph of Seventeen High School Seniors]

Date: January 1924
Creator: unknown
Description: Seventeen high school seniors standing and kneeling in the snow. All are wearing hats and coats, and some of the boys are holding snowballs and engaging in a snowball fight. All of girls wear skirts and dark leggings beneath their coats; and all of the boys wear neckties. Back of the photo is inscribed, "Seniors of '24. January - snow below campus". Numbers have been written on the image to identify each individual. Corresponding numbers and names are inscribed on the back as follows: 1. Alice Braeutigam; 2. Bertha Horlen (?); 3. Julia Knopp; 4. Edgar Kordiz; 5. Anita Winkle; 6. Theo Heyland; 7. Kurt Welgehausen; 8. William Petmecky; 9. Winton Scott; 10. Henry Rheinbach; 11. Harvey Streigler; 12. Enoch St. Clair; 13. Nolan Brown; 14. Eugene Jung; 15. Fred Oehler; 16. Herbert Merz; 17. Wesley Kuenemann. Also on the back of the photo is the processer's stamp which reads as follows: "Welgehausen's Fredericksburg, Tex. Kodak Finishing, Enlarging"
Contributing Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society
[Photograph of the O. D. H. S. Archway in Fredericksburg]

[Photograph of the O. D. H. S. Archway in Fredericksburg]

Date: April 1924
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the O. D. H. S. decorative archway in Fredericksburg. The archway has a man on top and the letters O D H S on it, and it is covered in garland and lights. The following is printed in white at the bottom: "21. TE. Gross Loge. O. D. H. S. Fredericksburg, Texas. April. 14, 15, 16, 1924." The following stamp appears on the back: "Welgehausen's Kodak Finishing, Enlarging Fredericksburg, Tex."
Contributing Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society
[Photograph of Trees and Rocks]

[Photograph of Trees and Rocks]

Date: September 1929
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of trees and rocks. In the center are two trees, one behind the other. Around the trees are small rocks stretching into the background of the photograph. The front half of the photograph has a branch on the ground and no rocks or trees. The Fox Company's stamp is on the back of the photograph and says "Guaranteed for Life, Sep 1929, This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture Made By Fox Co., San Antonio, Texas, Copyrighted 1927 by Carl D. Newton." The stamp has a fox, and has the date, city the company is located, and the person who holds the copyright.
Contributing Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society
[Two Men Standing on Top of a Large Rock]

[Two Men Standing on Top of a Large Rock]

Date: September 1929
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of two men standing on top of a large rock. The rock is in front of a fringe of trees. In front of it are a variety of plants and other, smaller rocks. The men are wearing long-sleeved, white shirts and pants. The Fox Company's stamp is on the back of the photograph and says "Guaranteed for Life, Sep 1929, This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture Made By Fox Co., San Antonio, Texas, Copyrighted 1927 by Carl D. Newton."
Contributing Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society
[Photograph of a Boy, two Men, and a Woman]

[Photograph of a Boy, two Men, and a Woman]

Date: September 1929
Creator: unknown
Description: Negative of a boy, two men, and a woman standing together outside. The boy is wearing a long-sleeved, white shirt with overalls and is standing with his hands behind his back. Beside him is a young man wearing a similar shirt and dark pants and is holding his hat by his side. The woman is standing to his right and is wearing a dark dress with a necklace and a hat. The older man is wearing a white, long-sleeved shirt with dark pants and is holding his hat at his side.
Contributing Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society
[Photograph of a Boy, two Men, and a Woman]

[Photograph of a Boy, two Men, and a Woman]

Date: September 1929
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a boy, two men, and a woman standing together outside. The boy is wearing a long-sleeved, white shirt with overalls and is standing with his hands behind his back. Beside him is a young man wearing a similar shirt and dark pants and is holding his hat by his side. The woman is standing to his right and is wearing a dark dress with a necklace and a hat. The older man is wearing a white, long-sleeved shirt with dark pants and is holding his hat at his side. The Fox Company's stamp is on the back of the photograph and says "Guaranteed for Life, Sep 1929 This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture Made By Fox Co., San Antonio, Texas, Copyrighted 1927 by Carl D. Newton."
Contributing Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society
[Photograph of Ana Jentsch]

[Photograph of Ana Jentsch]

Date: 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Ana Jentsch standing outside of an unidentified building. She is wearing a dress with plaid accents on the collar, waist, pockets, and sleeves. Her name is written on the back, and it is dated 1920.
Contributing Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society
[Photograph of a Group at Balance Rock]

[Photograph of a Group at Balance Rock]

Date: 1929~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a group of four people, two men and two women, at Balance Rock. The men are sitting on top of the large rock, and the women are standing in front wearing white dresses. The following is stamped on the back: "Guaranteed for Life, Sep 1929 [?], This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture Made By Fox Co., San Antonio, Texas, Copyrighted 1927 by Carl D. Newton."
Contributing Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society
[Photograph of  Young Man Standing on the Steps of a Porch]

[Photograph of Young Man Standing on the Steps of a Porch]

Date: 1926
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a young man standing on the steps leading up to the porch of a house. The house is wooden with a stone foundation, and it appears to be whitewashed. The young man is wearing a tie and a hat. There is a name written on the back which appears to say Arm. M. Voigt. There is a note written on the back that says that the photograph was taken in 1926. The following is stamped on the back: "Guaranteed for Life This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture Made By Fox Co., San Antonio, Texas, Copyrighted 1927 by Carl D. Newton."
Contributing Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society
[Photograph of Emil Jentsch]

[Photograph of Emil Jentsch]

Date: 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Emil Jentsch standing outside, wearing a dark striped suit. He is standing in front of a tree and an unidentified building. His name and the date, 1920, are written on the back.
Contributing Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society
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