[The Gass Schmiede Photograph #3]

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Photograph of The Gass Schmiede, in Comfort, Texas. Two young girls wearing gingham dresses stand behind a male toddler sitting in a sheep-drawn toy wagon. A handwritten note on the back of the photo reads "Standing L-R "Minnie" Ingenhuett and Ida Ingenhuett, Boy in wagon - Warren Ingenhuett." A typed note on the reverse side also states, "Notice "wooden steps" leading to second floor on south side of building."

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1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. 1921~.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Recorded Texas Historic Landmark Files and was provided by Texas Historical Commission to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 16 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Photograph of The Gass Schmiede, in Comfort, Texas. Two young girls wearing gingham dresses stand behind a male toddler sitting in a sheep-drawn toy wagon. A handwritten note on the back of the photo reads "Standing L-R "Minnie" Ingenhuett and Ida Ingenhuett, Boy in wagon - Warren Ingenhuett." A typed note on the reverse side also states, "Notice "wooden steps" leading to second floor on south side of building."

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1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm.

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Recorded Texas Historic Landmark Files

These files document historically significant buildings from five Texas heritage regions. Landmark status is awarded to structures deemed worthy of preservation and is the highest honor of its kind in Texas.

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[Historic Marker Application: The Gass Schmiede] (Text)

[Historic Marker Application: The Gass Schmiede]

Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Gass Schmiede, in Comfort, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, narrative, and photographs.

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[Historic Marker Application: The Gass Schmiede], ark:/67531/metapth491575

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  • 1921~

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 22, 2014, 9:31 a.m.

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  • June 5, 2015, 1:25 p.m.

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  • 29.966244, -98.906537

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[The Gass Schmiede Photograph #3], photograph, 1921~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth496163/: accessed September 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas Historical Commission.