[Demolished Church and Fallen Tree]

Description

Photograph of the remains of a church after a weather disaster. A fallen tree with broken branches is on the rightmost side of the photograph. Behind it, the shingled roof of part of the church is inclined on fragments of wall material and construction posts. The entrance is the only part of the church that is still standing. It is flanked by other demolished parts of roofing, walls, and beams on the right side of the photograph.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 7 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1945.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Texas Cultures Online and was provided by Danish Heritage Preservation Society to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 13 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Danish Heritage Preservation Society

The Danish Heritage Preservation Society provides thousands of items depicting the history of Danish people in Texas. The items include photographs, postcards, legal documents, and books that date from the 1860s.

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  • Added Title: Church
  • Main Title: [Demolished Church and Fallen Tree]

Description

Photograph of the remains of a church after a weather disaster. A fallen tree with broken branches is on the rightmost side of the photograph. Behind it, the shingled roof of part of the church is inclined on fragments of wall material and construction posts. The entrance is the only part of the church that is still standing. It is flanked by other demolished parts of roofing, walls, and beams on the right side of the photograph.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 7 in.

Notes

Has relation to Church 1945 Storm DHPS_2010-098-001. Same photograph of damaged building but different viewpoint.

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Texas Cultures Online

Texas Cultures Online features local history materials from eighteen institutions depicting the diverse cultures of Texas during the 19th and 20th centuries. Funding provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

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  • 1945

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  • 1908 - 1945

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  • June 6, 2012, 10:40 a.m.

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[Demolished Church and Fallen Tree], photograph, 1945; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222922/: accessed September 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Danish Heritage Preservation Society.