Easter Greetings

Easter Greetings

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Embossed color postcard depicting roosters and a chicken carting a large pink egg tied with a ribbon and flowers. The background is silver and has "Easter Greetings" written on it. It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 517 High St., Oklahoma City, Okla.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes
[Letter from J. Bouldin to Bettie Wade]

[Letter from J. Bouldin to Bettie Wade]

Date: 186u-03-11~
Creator: Bouldin, J.
Description: Letter from J. Bouldin to her sister, Bettie Wade, discussing the family's health, milking the cow with Jennie, the weather, Jennie gathering eggs, and other news.
Contributing Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center
[Postcard from Mrs. C. W. Metcalf to Ora Osterhout, April 14, 1908]

[Postcard from Mrs. C. W. Metcalf to Ora Osterhout, April 14, 1908]

Date: April 14, 1908
Creator: Metcalf, Mrs. C. W.
Description: Postcard from Mrs. C. W. Metcalf to Miss Ora Osterhout in Belton, Texas. On the front is a photograph of Mrs. Metcalf's house in Holland, Texas. She says that they "have lots of chickens to fry" and invites Ora to come visit. On the back she says that she would like to hear from Ora. The house is a small wooden cabin with a front porch. There are three small children in the yard in front. The card is postmarked Holland, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center
Knudsen Farm

Knudsen Farm

Date: 1925
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy print of four women and an infant girl in front of a chicken house. From left to the right, the women have been identified as Mrs. Kristiane Sorensen Knudsen, Mrs. Laura Helvig Berndt, Mrs. Christina Pete Jensen, and Ester Hutson. The child has been identified as Helena Berndt. They are all wearing long dresses and standing in a plot of land with few bushes and trees.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
Baby With Chickens and Cat

Baby With Chickens and Cat

Date: 1921
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy print of a baby sitting in the middle of empty plot of land amidst a circle of chickens. The baby, identified as Johanna Larsen, holds an unidentified object in her hands while looking at a cat in front of her. In the very distance, a structure can be seen among some trees and a field of crops off to the left.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
Children Feeding Chickens

Children Feeding Chickens

Date: 1925
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy print of three young children feeding several chickens in front of a two-story house. From left to right, they have been identified as O. V. (Mickey) Christensen, A. E. Christensen, and Emma Christensen. A line of thinly distributed, slender trees line the perimeter of the house. The house itself has intersecting gable roofs on the top floor covered by dark-colored shingles. The first floor projects outwardly and has a second roof structure that creates an overhang in the back right corner for a patio space.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
[Marius and Thora Christensen on Their Farmstead]

[Marius and Thora Christensen on Their Farmstead]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of a black and white photograph of an elderly couple, Thora and Marius Christensen, standing outdoors at their farmstead. Their shadows are cast on the ground. Behind them is a flock of chickens. A house on the right is partially visible; its shadow is cast over some of the chickens.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
[Poultry Farming Preparation]

[Poultry Farming Preparation]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Black and white photograph of a few individuals tilling earth with heavy machines that feature caterpillar tracks. Two unidentified men are each standing at one of the machines with their hands resting on its' side. On the right of the machinery is a large palette holding bags of Elco brand laying mash; a man wearing tall socks is standing on top of the bags while a little boy on his right sits on them. The ground before the men has been tilled into somewhat discernible rows.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
Man Feeding Chickens

Man Feeding Chickens

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of a man and two toddlers feeding a flock of chicken. The man is wearing slacks a shirt and a hat. The two young children are wearing light clothes and one of them is wearing a hat. In the background there are barns, a chicken wire fence, a wooden fence and a couple of trees.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Man in Farm Yard

Man in Farm Yard

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of William Andrew Buchanan standing in a farm yard feeding chickens. There is a piece of equipment on the right, and fences, a house, and trees are in the background.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
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