[Altar Candleholders]

Description

Black and white photograph of the altar in the Danevang Lutheran Church. The alter contains a pair of brass candle holders and a candelabrum on the mantel. On either side of the altar table are two smaller tables with shallow metal dishes on them. A figurine in the shape of a lamb sits at the base of the altar.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 13 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1986.

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 26 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Attributed names

  • Evers, J. C. According to accompanying information, J. C. Evers and his wife donated the candelabra.
  • Ladies Aid Society of Copenhagen According to accompanying information, the two large candle holders were presented by two Ladies Aid Societies from Copenhagen.

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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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Description

Black and white photograph of the altar in the Danevang Lutheran Church. The alter contains a pair of brass candle holders and a candelabrum on the mantel. On either side of the altar table are two smaller tables with shallow metal dishes on them. A figurine in the shape of a lamb sits at the base of the altar.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 13 cm.

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Collections

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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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Creation Date

  • 1986

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  • June 6, 2012, 10:40 a.m.

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[Altar Candleholders], photograph, 1986; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222948/: accessed September 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Danish Heritage Preservation Society.