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[Marie Berndt]

Description: Photograph of Marie Kristine Tordenskov Berndt. A woman with her hair pulled back with a high white collar on her dress.
Date: 1870
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Lauritzen Family Photo]

Description: Photograph of a man, two women, and eight children. The last row's names are Mette Lauritzen (born 1867), Else Marie Lauritzen, Else Marie Lauritzen (born 1865), Johanna Lauritzen (born 1833), and Anders Oddershede Lauritzen (born 1836). The first row's names are Olivia Lauritzen (born 1868), Petrea Lauritzen (born 1873, died 1958, immigrated to U.S.), Hannah Andersine Johanne Lauritzen (born 1874), Anton Frederick Lauritzen (born 1876, died 1964, immigrated to U.S.), Andreus Lauritzen (born 1872, died 1957, immigrated to U. S.), and Laura Lauritzen (born November 1st, 1869, died 1905, immigrated to U. S.).
Date: 1878
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Portrait of Hans Berndt]

Description: Photograph of a man wearing a dark suit as he stands near a bench made of sticks. His name is Hans Berndt.
Date: 1880
Creator: Melcher's
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Portrait of Bertha Christine Knudsen Andersen]

Description: Photograph of Bertha Christine Knudsen Andersen, a young woman born April 3rd, 1869 who came to Texas in 1895, and married Mads Andersen in 1896. She died November 30th, 1941, and was buried at Danevang Lutheran Cemetery in Danevang, Texas.
Date: 1884
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Hans Berndt German Army

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of Hans Berdnt, a military war veteran. He is wearing his military uniform and leaning on the arm of an antique chair.
Date: 1885
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

(Karen) Mrs. Hans Berndt

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of Karen Berndt. She is wearing a dark, high-collar dress decorated with flowers pinned to the shoulder. Karen is facing toward the right side of the image with her arms resting on the top of an upholstered dining chair. There is a palm plant, a vase, and a carved wood fireplace visible in the background of the image. There is a banner at the bottom of the image that reads, "Olsen Hartford Portraits".
Date: 1889
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Jens and Paul Berndt]

Description: Photograph of two men in suits, one sitting and the other standing with a hand on the other's shoulder. Jens and Paul Berndt were bothers of Helvig Berndt. They first came to Wisner, Nebraska then moved to Danevang, Texas. Paul then moved to South Dakota.
Date: 1890
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Lauritz, Niels, and Otto Lauritzen]

Description: Photograph of an older man and two boys surrounding a small table. The man on the left is Lauritz Lauritzen, the father of Laura Lauritzen Berndt. Two of his five sons, Niels and Otto, stand and sit at the table.
Date: 1890
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Lauritz, Niels, and Otto Lauritzen 2]

Description: Photograph of an older man and two boys surrounding a small table. The man on the left is Lauritz Lauritzen, the father of Laura Lauritzen Berndt. Two of his five sons, Niels and Otto, stand and sit at the table.
Date: 1890
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Unknown Man in Uniform]

Description: Photograph of a man in a a dark uniform with two piping stripes at the collar. The man's identity is unknown, but may be Jens Berndt.
Date: 1890
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[H. J. Berndt in Military Uniform]

Description: Photograph of Helvig J. Berndt, who served in the German army in Potsdam when Germany took over the Southern part of Denmark.
Date: 1892
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[H. J. Berndt in Uniform]

Description: Photograph of a man in a dark military uniform with two white piping on the collar. His name is H. J. Berndt.
Date: 1892
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[H. J. Berndt]

Description: Photograph of a man wearing a dark coat. His brothers first came to Wisner, Nebraska in 1893 before coming to Danevang.
Date: 1893
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Portrait of Jens Berndt]

Description: Photograph of the portrait of a young man wearing a suit with short blonde hair.
Date: 1893
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Portrait of Paul Berndt]

Description: Photograph of Paul Berndt, H. J. Berndt's brother. Paul went to South Dakota while Jens and H. J. were pioneers of Danevang, Texas.
Date: 1893
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Children of Paul Claussen]

Description: Photograph of three young boys, all the sons of Paul Claussen and Christine Berndt. Their names are Andreas, Edward, and Niels Claussen.
Date: 1894
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Marie, Magda, and Agnes Berndt]

Description: Photograph of three young girls in a dark dress with white lace collars. These three girls, Marie, Magda, and Agnes Berndt are sisters to Andrea, Nissen, and Simon Berndt and children of Christin Nissen Berndt.
Date: 1894
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Monserretta Street El Campo]

Description: Photograph of a large group of men standing in a row in front of several wooden buildings. The men are wearing suits and hats.
Date: 1894
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Sine and Hans Nygaard

Description: Copy negative of Sine and Hans Nygaard of Danevang, Texas, which is located in Wharton County.
Date: 1894~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society