[Group of men and children around tractor and plow on Frank Butler Farm]

[Group of men and children around tractor and plow on Frank Butler Farm]

Date: c. 1920
Creator: Browder, H. F.
Description: Black and white (faded) of group of men and children around tractor and plow on Frank Butler Farm (possibly in the Justin area). Similar to 1991.0041.0071. Taken and collected by H.F.Browder, former County Agent, Denton County.
Contributing Partner: Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum
[group of men around tractor and plow on Frank Butler Farm]

[group of men around tractor and plow on Frank Butler Farm]

Date: c. 1920
Creator: Browder, H. F.
Description: Black and white (faded) of group of men around tractor and plow on Frank Butler Farm (possibly Justin area). Similar to 1991.0041.0072. Taken and collected by H.F.Browder, former County Agent, Denton County.
Contributing Partner: Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum
Blacksmith Shop

Blacksmith Shop

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a blacksmith shop with two men standing in the doorway. One man wears overalls and a hat, the other man wears denim pants, a shirt and a hat and has his hands on his hips. In front of the shop on either side are two buggies and one plow. In the background are three buildings and in the foreground is a dirt road.
Contributing Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum
[Man Plowing Sod with Team of Oxen]

[Man Plowing Sod with Team of Oxen]

Date: unknown
Creator: Larsen, Jeanette
Description: 35mm negative of a man plowing sod with a team of oxen. He wears a hat and overalls and holds both ends of the plow. The oxen harnessed to the plow are facing the right. Accompanying information states they are west of Danevang.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
Farming Photo with C. M. Nissen on Far Right

Farming Photo with C. M. Nissen on Far Right

Date: 1908~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a group of men standing outdoors on a large mechanical plow. Two of the men are on top of it, near the driver's seat. Another two are on the ground near the largest wheel. The one on the far right has been identified as C. M. Nissen. A fifth man is supporting himself with a lever towards the left, and a child farther left is sitting down barefoot on a wheel that has been turned to its side. The photograph has been placed on a dark mat with an embossed linear border that frames the photograph. On the back, there is hand-written text. It reads: "H. J. Berndt Danevang, Texas. Please return to A. E. Berndt. C. M. Nissen on far right married to Katherine Lauritsen. CIRCA 1908."
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
Mads Andersen Rumley Tractor

Mads Andersen Rumley Tractor

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of Mads Andersen on his farm with his Rumley Tractor. Arthur Andersen is driving the tractor and pulling a flat-bottomed plow behind him.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
Horses Pulling a Plow

Horses Pulling a Plow

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a five horses pulling a mechanical plow. They are in the middle of a flat, grassy terrain. They are harnessed together; two are in the front and three are in the back. The plow is barely visible past them, although the wheel can be seen underneath the legs of the horse in the rightmost part of the image.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
Horses Plowing Virgin Land

Horses Plowing Virgin Land

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of four horses plowing land. The ground has been exposed in mounds of dirt, and looks visibly tilled. The horses are harnessed to a small mechanical plow. Two are in the front and the other two are behind them.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
A. Longwood Home

A. Longwood Home

Date: August 1985
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the A. Longwood farmstead property in Danevang, Texas. A dirt path in the foreground leads up to the main structure, a two-story house with white siding, intersecting gable roofs with light gray shingles, and double-hung windows on the first and second floors. A parked car is to the left underneath a tree. To the right, there is a red mechanical plow, and behind it, what appears to be an outbuilding. A white sticker placed on the front of the photograph indicates that it is "now Fred Swendsen rent house."
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
Plowing with a Steam Tractor

Plowing with a Steam Tractor

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Black and white copy print that is missing its bottom left portion. The print is of the demonstration of a steam-powered tractor, which is visible on the right. A large group of spectators are gathered to the left of the tractor. One man on the left is holding a long spire-like object. Mounds of dirt dominate the foreground.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
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