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[Portrait of an Unknown Boy]
Portrait of an unknown boy. He is wearing a suit and tie. The oval-shaped photograph is mounted on mat board.
[Portrait of an Unknown Boy in Sailor Suit]
Portrait of an unknown boy wearing a sailor suit. The boy is seated with his legs crossed. He is also wearing a hat and pretending to smoke a pipe. The photograph is mounted on mat board.
[Portrait of an Unknown Boy in Sailor Suit]
Portrait of an unknown boy wearing a sailor suit. The boy is standing next to a stool and holding a baton or stick of some kind. The photograph is mounted on mat board.
[Portrait of an Unknown Couple]
Portrait of an unknown bride and groom. The two are seated on a bench. The groom is wearing a suit and bow tie with a flower in his lapel, and the bride is wearing her wedding dress and a very elaborate veil. The photograph is mounted on mat board.
[Portrait of an Unknown Couple]
Portrait of an unknown bride and groom. The groom is wearing a nice suit. The bride is wearing a shorter dress with a long-sleeve top and a hat instead of a veil. She is is holding a bouquet. The photograph is matted in an envelope holder.
[Portrait of an Unknown Couple]
Portrait of an unknown bride and groom. The groom is seated next to his bride, who is standing. The bride is wearing a wedding dress and veil and holding a flower bouquet. The photograph is mounted on mat board.
[Portrait of an Unknown Girl]
Portrait of a unknown girl. The small girl is wearing a dress and a large bow in her hair, and she is sitting on the armrest of a wicker chair. The photograph is mounted on mat board.
[Portrait of an Unknown Girl]
Portrait of an unknown girl. The girl is wearing a white dress with pearls and a large bow in her hair. This is an oval-shaped photograph mounted on a mat board.
[Portrait of an Unknown Girl]
Portrait of an unknown girl. she is seated on a stool wearing a dress. This photograph is matted in an envelope holder.
[Portrait of an Unknown Man]
Portrait of an unknown man. He is wearing a pinstriped suit and a bow tie and has a mustache.
[Portrait of an Unknown Man]
Portrait of an unknown man. The young man is wearing a suit and tie. The photograph is matted in an envelope holder
[Portrait of an Unknown Woman]
Portrait of an unknown woman. She is wearing a dark dress with a white collar.
[Portrait of Clark Brookes and Esther Kelly Brookes]
Portrait of Clark Brooks and Esther Kelly Brooks. Clark is seated wearing a suit and tie, and Ester is standing to the right of the chair wearing a dress. There is a handwritten note on the back that says "Clark Brookes & Esther Kelly." The photograph is mounted on mat board.
[Portrait of Frank Rembs Moulton and Bride]
Portrait of Frank Rembs Moulton and his bride. The bride is wearing a wedding dress and elaborate veil. There is a handwritten note on the back that says "31 October" and "Frank Rembs Moulton." The photograph is mounted on mat board.
[Portrait of H. J. Braunig]
Portrait of H. J. Braunig wearing a pinstriped suit and striped tie. The photograph is matted in an envelope holder with a piece of paper taped to the back that says "H. J. Braunig."
[Portrait of H. J. Heye]
Portrait of H. J. Heye. He is seated wearing a suit and tie. There is a piece of paper taped to the back that says "H. J. Heye owned Chev. Heye Laruba where Wyatt feed store is now" and "owned saddle shop sold to Traxtler & Netardus in present Ben Franklin Bldg."
[Portrait of John and Lucy Rothbauar]
Portrait of John and Lucy Rothbauar. The bride and groom are dressed in their wedding clothes. Lucy is wearing a very elaborate veil. There are some things handwritten on the back, including"Mr. John Rothbauar" and an address. The photograph is mounted on mat board.
[Portrait of Lillie Braunig Ahrens]
Portrait of Lillie Braunig Ahrens in profile, wearing a hat with flowers on it and holding a fan. According to accompanying information, Lillie was born in February of 1889. This oval-shaped photograph is mounted on mat board, and there is a piece of paper taped to the back that says "Lillie Ahrens."
[Portrait of Two Unknown Children]
Portrait of two unknown children. The younger child, seated on the left, is holding a ball, and the older child, on the right, is dressed in a sailor suit and holding a stuffed cat. This photograph is matted in an envelope holder.
[Portrait of Two Unknown Children]
Portrait of two unknown children. The children are seated on a chair, and both are wearing white dresses.
[Portrait of Victor Braunig]
Portrait of Victor Braunig. Victor is in profile in this picture, and he is wearing a dark suit and tie. There is a piece of paper taped to the back that says "Victor Braunig." According to accompanying information, he was born in 1890.
Hallettsville VFD Celebration Committee
Portrait of the Hallettsville Volunteer Fire Department Celebration Committee. The members are sitting or standing around a table, and many of them have something to drink. According to the accompanying article, the seated members are (left to right) H. J. Braunig, John E. Buss, H. J. Heye, Richard Waltersdorf, and Charles Pillar, and the standing members are (left to right) Willie J. Miller, Richard J. Strauss, Otto von Rosenberg, and Mauritz Nau. Written in the center of the photograph is "June 27, 1910 Celebration Com." On the right side is written "Final Report." The article states that "President Pillar appointed committee to see if celebration could be had in June or July at the Park Verein," and that on June 24, 1910 "The firemen met and reported all preparations for the big celebration were perfected and letters were received that large delegations would be here from Yoakum, Shiner, Gonzales, El Campo, Nordheim, Yorktown, Eagle Lake, and other towns."
[Officials and Employees of Lavaca County Texas]
Portrait of the officials and employees of Lavaca County, Texas. They are posing in front of the court house. There are two people in the photograph that are named, according to the label. "Bottom row, left to right - Joseph Kopecky, ?, Frank Schoppe." Everyone else is unidentified.
St. Mary's Catholic Church
Photograph of the congregation of St. Mary's Catholic Church in front of the church. According to accompanying information, they are celebrating Rev. C. J. Benes's twenty-fifth anniversary. The priests are in the front, and there is a band behind them to the right. Some people throughout the crowd are holding flags, and there is a windmill and a water tower. Horse-drawn carriages are lined up around the side of the church. Written on the left side of the photograph, toward the bottom, is "'Braunig' Hallesttsville, Texas" and "Rev. C. J. Benes 25th Anniversary Oct. 28, 1915." On the back is written "Property of Bob Ahrens Hallettsville, TX."
Fire Protection, Hallettsville, Texas
Postcard of a group of firemen posing in the Hallettsville Fire Department's Horse and Fire Wagon on LaGrange Street in front of the Fire Hall. According to accompanying information, the persons in the wagon (left to right) are Richard Waltersdorf, John E. Buss, and O. T. East, and the horse is called "Headlight." "Fire Protection, Hallettsville, Texas" is printed beneath the image. On the back is a letter written to Mrs. Henry Messer in Shiner, Texas.
Fire Protection, Hallettsville, Texas
Postcard of a group of firemen posing on three fire trucks outside of an unidentified building in Hallettsville, Texas. According to accompanying information, the first truck on the far left is a 1920 chemical fire truck and the persons posing on it (left to right) are Julius G. Jalufka, Freddie Buss, Henry Pohl, and Collie McCord. The middle truck is a 1918 fire truck and the persons posing on it (left to right) are Paul H. Fertsch, Joseph F. Fritsch, Otto Hanak, Emil Burkett, and (standing) N. A. Moreland. The third truck, on the far right, is a 1920 pumper fire truck and the persons posing on it (left to right) are John Burkett, Jr., Buck Sokol, and Rudolph Sokol. "Hallettsville, Texas" is written in the lower-left corner and "Fire Protection" is written under the truck on the far right.
Confirmation Class of St. Joseph Catholic Church
Portrait of a confirmation class at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Moulton, Texas. The group is made up of girls and boys, and they are posing in front of an unidentified building, maybe the church. According to accompanying information, the pastor in the picture is Rev. August H. Falkenberg.
[Officers and Employees of Lavaca County Texas]
Portrait of the officers and employees of Lavaca County, Texas posing in front of the court house. According to accompanying information, the people pictured are (bottom row left to right) Oliver East, John Gerdes, Judge C. L. Stavinoha, Frank Matula, Dock Burkett, (middle left to right) Judge Paul Fertsch, Frank Schoppe, E. A. Turk, Charles Strauss, Joe Bozka, (top left to right) Lewis Allen, ___ Konvicka, Bertha Mikulenka, Martha Speary, Albina Matula, Helen Mikulenka, Ferd Lacy, Leopold Mascheck, John Holubec, and Porter McCord. There is an address written on the back that says "Mrs. C. L. Stravenka 2810 Greenbriar, Houston 77006."
Reunion of Hospital Babies
Portrait of a reunion of babies born at the Rengers Hospital. Mothers, children, and doctors are gathered in a garden. At the bottom right corner is written "Reunion Hospital Babies Accompanied by Mothers at Rengers Hospital July 8, 1929." According to accompanying information, the people in the photograph are (left to right) D. A. Paulas, Dr. Paul Renger, Dr. Kahn, and Dr. Boethel. Other people identified are Mrs. Emily Renger, Mrs. Kahn and Joe Max, Mrs. Robbie J. Timm and daughter Aileen, Mrs. Hilda (Boethel) Smajstrla and daughter Charlene, Mrs. George Bucek and son George Jr., Mrs. Ervin Bucek and son Charles, and Mrs. Julius Bucek and daughter Margaret Agnes.
Hallettsville High School Class of 1931
Portrait of the Hallettsville High School graduating class of 1931. There are fourteen young men and eleven young ladies pictured. All of the boys are wearing suits, and the girls are wearing dresses. At the bottom right is written "H.H.S. Class 1931 Hallettsville-Tex."
Shiloh-Mixon Creek Lutheran Church Confirmation Class
Portrait of the Shiloh-Mixon Creek Lutheran Church Confirmation Class of 1932. The people pictured are (back row) Edmund Mertz, Lorene Fertech Overgoner, Hilmer Mertz, Frieda Harold Provazek, Leona Lorfing Hahnke, Gus Herman, Tonie Fritsch Poe, Oscar Lorfing, (2nd row) Bessie Ronish Lorfing, Pastor A. T. Kluge, Adele Lorfing Opela, (3rd row) Elizabeth Mache Koch, Oscar Herman, Marie Langenberg, Christine Herman Elliot, Fred Rode, Adela Rode Teltschik, (front row) Victoria Schultz Orsak, and Sophie Mache. At the bottom right corner is written "Shiloh-Mixon Creek Confirmation Class 1932."
R. F. C. Drainage
Photograph of R. F. C. workers digging a drainage ditch. There are men down in the ditch with shovels, and there are also men standing above them outside of the ditch. There is a ladder at the bottom left corner. On the mat below the photograph it says "R. F. C. Drainage Work at Hallettsville Texas 1933."
R. F. C. Drainage Work
Photograph of R. F. C. workers digging a drainage ditch. There are workers down in the ditch with shovels, and there are men standing above them outside of the ditch. There is a lot of dirt piled up to the right. On the mat below the photograph it says "R. F. C. Drainage Work at Hallettsville Texas 1933."
Academy of the Sacred Heart Convent and School
Aeriel photograph of Hallettsville. Sacred Heart Music Hall is on the left and Sacred Heart Catholic Church is on the right. The central building in view is Sacred Heart Academy. In the foreground of Sacred Heart Academy is a fenced in yard. There is a road with a fence on either side that runs in between the buildings.
Andrews Chapel School
Portrait of students who attended Andrews Chapel School. There are three rows of male and female students posing outside in front of the school. The school is a wooden structure with windows on both sides and is situated in between trees. A fence is visible behind the students.
Artesian Well
Photograph of an artesian well. To the left of the well is a man standing, drinking out of a clear cup. In the background there are trees behind a wooden fence.
Baptist Church
Photograph of a Baptist Church in Hallettsville, TX. The exterior of the church is white and there are stairs leading up to the main entrance. The building is one level with a steeple above the entrance. There is a cross in the foreground. A wooden fence surrounds the church and there is a dirt road in the foreground.
Birdseye View of Hallettsville, Texas
Aerial photograph of Hallettsville, Texas, taken from the top of Lavaca County Courthouse looking southeast. Visible buildings include Elstner's Hall, Neuhaus Building, Appelt's Building, and T. A. Hill Lumber Yard. In the foreground is an intersection.
Birdseye View of Hallettsville, Texas
Aerial view of Hallettsville, Texas taken from the top of Sacred Heart Catholic Church looking northwest. Visible buildings include the Livery stables, Neuhaus Building, Elstner's Hall, and the Appelt Building. In the background are fields on the outskirts of town.
Birdseye View of Hallettsville, Texas
Aerial photograph of Hallettsville, Texas. Visible in the photograph is the Grant Lumber Building, Fink Hotel, Airdome, and the New Era Printing building. In the background are family homes and fields.
Birdseye View of Hallettsville, Texas
Aerial photograph of Hallettsville, Texas. Visible buildings include the Livery stables, Neuhaus Building, Elstner's Building, and the Appelt Building. Fields are located behind the buildings on the outskirts of town.
Birdseye View of Hallettsville, Texas
Aerial photograph of Hallettsville, Texas. In the foreground are family homes and business buildings. In the background a church is visible. Lining the dirt roads are trees.
Birdseye View of Hallettsville, Texas
Aerial view of Hallettsville, Texas. In the foreground is the Meyerhoff Building and Lay's Drug Store. Other buildings are in the background and there are dirt roads in between the buildings.
Birdseye View of Hallettsville, Texas
Aerial view of Hallettsville, Texas. In the foreground is the Appelt Building, Elstner's Hall, and the Neuhaus Building. There are several parked cars on the dirt road in front of the Neuhaus Building. In the background are more businesses and family homes.
Birdseye View of Hallettsville, Texas
Aerial view of Hallettsville, Texas. According to accompanying information the buildings in the foreground include Fey and H J. Braunig Building, H. J. Heye Building, Stankiewicz Building, McKnight Building, and the William von Rosenberg and Brothers Building. The picture was taken from the top of the Lavaca County Courthouse facing south. In the background are family homes. There is handwriting on the front of the postcard.
Birdseye View of Hallettsville, Texas
Aerial photograph of Hallettsville, Texas. Visible building store signs are First National Bank and Louis Matula's. In the foreground are cars parked along the dirt road in front of the stores. In the background are fields and trees. Accompanying information lists the photograph as taken from the top of Lavaca County Courthouse looking southwest.
Birdseye View of Hallettsville, Texas
Aerial photograph of Hallettsville, Texas. Store signs visible in the photograph are First National Bank, V. A. Hanak Jewelry, and Edison Phonographs and Records. In the background are fields, trees, and dirt roads.
Boethel School
Portrait of students attending Boethel School in 1907. There are four rows of male and female students posing outside of the school building. In the background, there is an American flag. There are handwritten notes on the back listing names of the individuals. First Row: Victor Treptow, Johnnie Boethel, Edward Ander, Alfred Treptow, Carl Elstner, Ewald ---, --- Boethel, --- Boethel, --- Prilop, Charles ---, Bruno Fahney, ---, Charles Goedrich, James Overgoner; Second Row: --- Arndt, Hulda Voelkel, Josephin Raymond, Lizette Prilop, Mary Kelner, Elsie Spies, Laura Overgonner, Gertrude Elstner, Elvia ---; Third Row: Emilie Staroyoke, --- Kelnar, --- Tobola, Lonie Voelkel, Julie Tobola, Mary Olsovosky, --- Olsovsky, Rosie Goederick, Louise Kelnar, Mata Boethel, Paula Spies, Unknown, --- Elstner, Emilie Kelner, Hilda Raymond, Elsie Voelkel, Selma Boethel; Fourth Row: Matilda Heinsohn, --- Janich, Otto Boethel, Frank Olsovsky, Adolf Goedrich, Herbert Schroeder, Alfred Boethel, William Elstner.
Boethel School
Portrait of students who attended Boethel School in 1924. There are four rows of male and female students posing outside. Behind the students there is a grouping of trees and a fence is visible. Accompanying information lists names of individuals. First Row: Lydia Spies, Hulda Boethel, Hilda Elstner, Ted Harvey (Teacher), Alice Renger, Josie Haas, Josie Haas, Lillie Chudei, Hattie Boethel; Second Row: Selma Galetka, Hattie Boethel, Sedonia Mikush, Annie Guetler, Doris Raymond, Pauline Koeler; Third Row: Hy. Olsovsky, Henry Guetler, Louis Boethel, Alfred Raymond, Hilmut Treptow; Fourth Row: Mary Olsovsky.
Boethel School
Portrait of students who attended Boethel School during the 1935-1936 school year. There are five rows of male and female students posing in front of the school building. Accompanying information lists Mrs. Long Prin and Miss Greer as the two teachers.