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Description: Copy negative of the Carl Thyssen home in west Danevang, Texas. There is a Danish flag flying in front of the home, and the yard is lined with trees.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Horseback Riding]

Description: Photograph of three young women and a young man riding horses, including Frederick Madsen, Ella Hansen, Gertrude Strarup, and Gerda Cecilie Thyssen Stuart. Gerda was born September 8th, 1924 in Danevang, Texas. She is approximately between the age of 14 and 20 in this photograph.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Isaacson Gin

Description: Copy negative of the Isaacson Gin Company cotton gin in El Campo, Texas, which is located in Wharton County. There are several horse-drawn carriages pulling bales of cotton around the gin, and there are several unidentified men standing around outside.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Iver and Doris Hansen

Description: Copy negative of Iver and Doris Hansen, a Danish family from Wharton County, Texas. In the image, Mr. Hansen is wearing a suit and bow tie, and Mrs. Hansen is wearing a dress and glasses.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Iver Hansen's Sons

Description: Copy negative of Iver Hansen's six sons of Danevang, Texas, which is located in Wharton County. In the image, the men are all wearing suits and neckties. From left to right top to bottom, the brothers pictured are: I. Elva (Babe) Hansen, Andrew J. Hansen, Martin Hansen, and Johnny Hansen on the top row; and Jim and Fred Hansen on the bottom row.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

A. J. Hansen Home

Description: Copy negative of Andrew J. Hansen's home in Danevang, Texas, which is located in Wharton County. The two-story house has wood paneling and a large porch in the front. There is a bike parked on the front porch. According to sources, before Hansen built the home the lot belonged to Martin Christiansen.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[J. P. Olsen Home]

Description: Photograph of a two story house with a family gathered on horseback in the front. The family is made of Ella Olsen Hansen, Louise Olsen, Petersen Olsen, Ella Petersen,
Date: 1910
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Jasper J. Juhl Family

Description: Copy negative of a family portrait taken in west Danevange, Texas in Wharton County. From left to right in the top row is Marie Smith Juhl and Viggo Juhl. Sitting at the bottom of the photograph from left to right is Arnold Juhl, Jasper J. Juhl, Agnes Juhl, and Annie Juhl holding baby Hilda Juhl.
Date: 1904
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Jasper Juhl Family

Description: Copy negative of the Jasper Juhl family, the Wilborg family, and Mona Smith, taken at the East Pay in Palacios, Texas in Matagorda County. Everyone in the photo is sitting down, with adults in the back row and children in front. There are three automobiles visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Jasper Juhl Home

Description: Copy negative of the Jasper Juhl home in Jutland, Denmark. Jasper Juhl's mother is sitting in a chair on the right side of the photograph, and there is an unidentified woman sitting in the background. The house is surrounded by trees, shrubs and flowers.
Date: unknown
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
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Jens H. Berndt Home

Description: Copy negative of the family home and farm of Jens H. Berndt, in Danevang, Texas, which is located in Wharton County. The two-story family home is pictured on the right side of the image. There is a barn and a windmill on the left side of the image. There is an unidentified man in the center of the photograph riding in a small carriage pulled by two donkeys.
Date: 1910
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Jensen Family 1]

Description: Photograph of two rows of adults standing behind a row of children and older women sitting in the front. Some of their names are Harold Frank Jensen, Laura Lena Smith Jensen holding Harold Laurance Jensen, Theodore Jacob Thorvald Jensen, Bertha Reber Smith, Mrs. J. O. Olson, Mrs. P. J. A. Petersen, James Clinton Smith, Jens Sexinius Jensen, Maren Jorgensen Jensen, Alvin Leo Jensen, Roy Theodore Jensen, Hans Clinton Jensen, and Merle Randolph Jensen.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Jensen Family 2]

Description: Photograph of two rows of adults standing behind a row of children and older women sitting in the front. Some of their names are Harold Frank Jensen, Laura Lena Smith Jensen holding Harold Laurance Jensen, Theodore Jacob Thorvald Jensen, Bertha Reber Smith, Mrs. J. O. Olson, Mrs. P. J. A. Petersen, James Clinton Smith, Jens Sexinius Jensen, Maren Jorgensen Jensen, Alvin Leo Jensen, Roy Theodore Jensen, Hans Clinton Jensen, and Merle Randolph Jensen.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society