[Pierce Family Home in Blessing, TX]

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Black and white photograph of a two-story house located in Blessing, Texas. It belonged to the Pierce family, none of whom are pictured. It is shrouded by a few tall trees in its front yard and has a white picket fence gate at its front.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 12 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Texas Cultures Online and was provided by the Danish Heritage Preservation Society to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 977 times, with 21 in the last month. 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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Description

Black and white photograph of a two-story house located in Blessing, Texas. It belonged to the Pierce family, none of whom are pictured. It is shrouded by a few tall trees in its front yard and has a white picket fence gate at its front.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 12 cm.

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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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Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • June 6, 2012, 10:40 a.m.

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  • Nov. 11, 2020, 3:23 p.m.

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Yesterday: 2
Past 30 days: 21
Total Uses: 977

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  • 28.868854, -96.224034

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[Pierce Family Home in Blessing, TX], photograph, Date Unknown; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth223407/: accessed January 17, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Danish Heritage Preservation Society.