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4-H Girls in Danish Costumes

Description: Copy negative of a group of 4-H girls dressed in Danish costumes, dancing around a Christmas tree in the Danevang Community Hall, located in Wharton County. Eight young girls are wearing dresses and hats, and they are holding hands with each other.
Date: December 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

1953 Confirmation Class

Description: Copy negative of the 1953 Confirmation class at Danevang Lutheran Church, which is located in Wharton County. In the picture, four young boys and two young girls are standing outside the church. They are wearing suits and dresses. From left to right, the members pictured are Alfred Gann, unknown boy, Jeanne Swendsen, Anna Marie Smith, Howard Ledwig and Allen Lauritsen.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[50th Anniversary of Danish Ladies Aid]

Description: Photograph of the 50th anniversary jubilee for the Danish Ladies Aid. The group of primarily women hold a chalkboard at the center of the group.
Date: 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Aerial View of Brodsgaard Farm

Description: Copy negative of an aerial view of the Brodsgaard family farm in Wharton County, Texas. In the image, a large field is pictured, and in the center of the field, there is a two-story home as well as several other one-story buildings. According to sources, the farm belonged to Soren Brodsgaard, and was later given to his son, Chris Brodsgaard.
Date: 1952~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Aerial View of Danevang Co-op

Description: Copy negative of an aerial view of the Danevange Farmers Cooperative Society, as noted on the front of the photograph. The co-op is located in Danevange, Texas.
Date: 1954
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Article About Danish Ladies Aid]

Description: Photograph of four women holding a chalkboard in front of a house. The article written around it is titled "Greetings from Danevang, Texas."
Date: 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Berndt Homes]

Description: Photograph of two houses near a well-plowed field with two sheds and a car parked beside the smallest shed. The second story near the upper part of the photograph belongs to Andreas Hansen Berndt, and the one story belongs to Niels Christian Berndt.
Date: 1955
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Boy Scouts]

Description: Photograph of eight young boys, six in traditional Boy Scout uniform, with a woman with curled hair standing behind them.
Date: 1955~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Combing Rice

Description: Copy negative of Otto Bram combing and harvesting rice on his farm in Wharton County, Texas. Otto is sitting in a large tractor in the middle of his rice field.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Confirmation Class - 1958

Description: Copy negative of the 1958 confirmation class of Danevang Lutheran Church, which is located in Wharton County, Texas. In the photograph, eight confirmation students are dressed in suits and dresses, and they are standing at the altar of the church with their pastor. From left to right, top to bottom, the individuals pictured are Harold Smith, Ronnie Wind, David Hiltpold, Lilburn Schultz, and Pastor Ronald Jespersen in the top row, and Neva Ray Bram, Marilyn Thaysen, Beverly Waldman, and Mike Brodsgaard in the bottom row.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Cub Scout Group]

Description: Photograph of a group of young boys in Boy Scout uniform standing in front of two women and a man in the front yard of a house.
Date: 1955~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Danevang Cub Scouts]

Description: Photograph of a row of young boys wearing mostly white shirts and jeans in the woods.
Date: 1952
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Danevang School

Description: Copy negative of Danevang School in Danevang, Texas, which is located in Wharton County.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Danevang Service Station

Description: Copy negative of Leon Dippel and Andrew J. Hansen sitting inside the Danevang Service Station in Danevang, Texas, which is located in Wharton County.
Date: 1956~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Danish Ladies Aid Jubilee]

Description: Photograph of a group of women celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of the Danish Ladies Aid. One young girl and two women holding a chalkboard are at the center of the group.
Date: 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Granma and Grampa Lauritsen]

Description: Photograph of an older man smoking a pipe next to an older woman holding a black purse, in front of a parked car.
Date: August 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Loading Rice onto Truck

Description: Copy negative of Otto Bram loading harvested rice onto a truck on his farm in Wharton County, Texas. Otto is sitting on a tractor to the left of the truck. There is a car parked in the field on the left side of the image.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Rice Water Well

Description: Copy negative of Otto Bram on his farm in Wharton County, Texas. In the photograph, Bram and an unknown man are standing next to a rice irrigation well.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society