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1920 Dodge Roadster

Description: Copy negative of Hans Andersen changing a flat tire on his 1920 Dodge Roadster during his honeymoon trip to California with his wife, Anna. Hans is squatting by the front left tire with a tool in his hand. Hans had to change thirty-five tires during the trip.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

1920 Dodge Roadster

Description: Copy negative of Hans Thorvald and Anna Andersen standing in front of their Dodge Roadster on their honeymoon in Parlier, California. Anna is wearing a loose long-sleeved shirt that gathers at both cuffs, a scarf tied around her neck, loose pants, and a hat with a gathered ribbon across the rim. Hans, who is standing beside Anna, is wearing a buttoned shirt, a tie, loose trousers, a tool belt, and is holding a hat in his hand. The couple had to change thirty-five flat tires on their honeymoon trip from California to Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Aerial View of Mads Andersen Home

Description: Copy negative of Mads Andersen's home from an aerial viewpoint. Outlying buildings, a church, trees and farmland surround the home.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Andersen Boys on Danevang Baseball Team

Description: Copy negative of the Danevang boys baseball team. The group of boys are standing together outside. Two men are mounted on horses to the left of the team, and three men in suits and hats are standing to the right of the team. Three of the players identified as Elmer, Arthur, and Hands Andersen are wearing baseball uniforms with the word "Danevang" written across the chest. The other team members are wearing various unmatched clothing.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Blacksmith Shop in Denmark

Description: Copy negative of workers standing outside of a blacksmith shop in Denmark. The men and women are grouped around a piece of machinery outside of the large brick building. The women, who are all dressed in formal attire, are standing to the right of the machinery. The men are dressed in work clothes. Carl Harton is identified in the photograph with a hand-written note.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Camping at the Bay

Description: Copy negative of three men plucking game birds while camping at Palacios Bay in Texas. Two men are standing; one is holding a pile of guns and the other is cooking. The third man is sitting. Tools and supplies are visible around the camp. Two mules are standing next to a covered wagon.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Christensen's Cotton Field

Description: Copy negative of Marius Christensen and three girls picking cotton in a field on Christensen's farm.
Date: unknown
Creator: Lund, F. P.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Danevang Folks on Boat Ride

Description: Copy negative of citizens of Danevang taking a boat ride in Palacios Bay, Texas. The image was taken from the dock as the boat is taking off. People on the boat are leaning out the windows to look at the camera. One boy is sitting atop the roof of the vessel and clutching his hat in his hand. Several other children are leaning on the railing of the boat and dipping their toes in the water. The bank of the river and several buildings onshore can be seen behind the boat, as well as a bridge that extends past the picture plane.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Danevang School 1927

Description: Copy negative of ninth and tenth grade students at the Danevang School in Danevang, Texas. The students are grouped in three rows in front of the school house. Two boys in the center of the group hold a sign reading "Danevang High, Feb. 8 1927, Miss. Jones." All of the boys are wearing long-sleeve collared shirts. The girls are wearing dresses and have bobbed haircuts.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Doris Kristine and Virginia Hansine Andersen

Description: Copy negative of Doris and Virginia Andersen, daughters of Hans and Anna Andersen. The two girls are standing in front of a wood-frame house, wearing light-colored dresses with ruffled sleeves. The girls are wearing white ankle socks and t-strap shoes.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Dorthea Rasmussen

Description: Copy negative of Dorthea Rasmussen, Carl Harton's mother. Dorthea is sitting, facing the camera, wearing a dark dress and patterned scarf. Her hair is pulled back off her shoulders. An inscription on the photograph reads "Ernest Austin."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Dragline East of Danevang

Description: Copy negative of three men and one woman standing inside of the end of a crane in a field east of Danevang. Two other men are standing on either side the machine, and another person is sitting in the driver's seat.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Dragline East of Danevang

Description: Copy negative of P. J. Agerskov Petersen standing to the right of his automobile beside a two-story wooden home. The automobile is parked in a street that wraps around the home. The entrance to the estate can be seen in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Family Group

Description: Copy negative of several Danish families from Danevange, Texas standing in front of H. J. Rasmussen's home. The men are standing towards the back of the group, wearing buttoned shirts, slacks, and brimmed hats. The women in the group are centered around the left side of the image, wearing pleated dresses. The children in the photograph are kneeling in the center of the group, dressed similarly to the adults.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

The Family History of Jorgen and Ane Ingvardsen

Description: Family genealogy tracing the descendants of Jorgen and Ane Ingvardsen who immigrated from Denmark and settled in Danevang, Texas around 1904. The table of contents lists: Tusind Tak, History, Register Report of Ingvart Hansen Ingvardsen, Kinship Report of Ingvart Hansen Ingvardsen, and an index (starting on page 37). Documentation also includes immigration records for family members with a photocopy of the original manifest, and photographs from several generations.
Date: February 5, 2005
Creator: Ingvardsen, Gary Allen & Flagg, Irene Hansen
Item Type: Book
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Flat Tires

Description: Copy negative of Hans Andersen driving his 1920 Dodge Roadster across a river during his journey from Parlier, California to Danevang, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Hans and Anna Andersen New Home

Description: Copy negative of Hans and Anna Andersen's new two-story wood frame home, which has a front porch and balcony. The image includes a list of the costs incurred while constructing the home, totaling $4,126.98.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Hans Andersen New Home

Description: Copy negative of Hans Andersen playing with his two young daughters, Doris and Virginia, on the sidewalk of their newly constructed home. Hans is squatting in front of his sitting children. The family house and garage are visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Hans P. Jensen's Home

Description: Copy negative of Hans P. Jensen's home, restored by the Danish Historical Preservation Society. The two-story wood frame house features rectangular windows on both stories and a triangular roof. The property is surrounded by a wire fence, trees, and shrubs. A girl stands to the right of the house.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Hans Thorvald Andersen and Anna Kristine Thomsen

Description: Copy negative of Hans Thorvald Andersen and his wife, Anne Kristine Andersen. Anne is standing slightly behind Hans, wearing a short-sleeved lace wedding gown, tulle veil, floral head piece, and holding a large floral bouquet. Hans is wearing a dark suit and necktie.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Harry Anderson World War One

Description: Copy negative of Harry Andersen standing outside in front of foliage in his military uniform. The uniform features a long-sleeve buttoned jacket with four large pockets on the front, loose pleated pants that tighten around the knee and calf, laced shoes, and a hat.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Hauling Cotton to Market

Description: Copy negative of Hans Andersen hauling cotton to market in a horse-drawn wagon. Hans is sitting atop several hay bales and guiding the horses down a dirt road.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Mad Andersen's Home

Description: Copy negative of Mads Andersen's home in Danevang, Texas. The two-story whitewashed wood house has nine visible windows at the front and a chimney coming out of the roof. The property is surrounded by trees and foliage.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Mads Andersen and second wife Bertha Knudsen Andersen

Description: Copy negative of Mads Andersen and his second wife, Bertha Knudsen Andersen, sitting outside of their home. The couple is turned toward the right, however their heads are turned to face the camera. Berthe is wearing a jacket over a pleated skirt, her hair is pulled back, and her hands are in her lap. Mads is wearing a light-colored shirt with suspenders, a tie, and plaid pants. A wood-slated house stands in the background behind the couple. Floral curtains are visible in the four windows at the front of the house. There are flower beds on either side of the columned porch.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society