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[Photograph of the Pioneer Museum Buildings]

Description: Photograph of the Pioneer Museum Buildings. The photograph is a side view of the buildings. There is a stone fence by the front building. A sign is behind the fence that says "Pioneer Museum." Another sign is by the front building that lists the hours for the souvenir shop.
Date: unknown
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a Hay Baler]

Description: Photograph of the original hay baler. The photograph displays the machine and the small blocks of hay it makes. On the back it mentions the original patent holders of the device, William Wilke and Ira Wash and that the baler was operated by a mule on a tread mill.
Date: 1898/1899
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a Kitchen]

Description: Photograph of a kitchen. There are various pots, pants, and kitchen utensils on the counters. There is a table with two chairs and a cabinet in the corner of the room. On the back is a stamp for Keller's Studio.
Date: unknown
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of the Fredericksburg National Bank]

Description: Photograph of the front of Fredericksburg national bank. The bank is located at the corner of a street and at the front of the building are a couple of cars. The sign on the corner points out interstates, a highway, and how far away nearby cities are. On the back of the photograph there is a stamp for Keller's Studio and a note for the current location of the bank.
Date: unknown
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a Methodist Church]

Description: Photograph of a Methodist Church. It is a white building with arched windows along the side and two doors and columns along the front. There is a cross on top. "First Methodist Church" appears above the columns. Mrs. McBride's name is written on the back.
Date: 1949
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Portrait of Mr. and Mrs. Henry S. W. Basse]

Description: Portrait of Mr. and Mrs. Henry S. W. Basse. He is sitting with his arm around his wife's shoulders. He is wearing a jacket over his suit and tie. She is dress with a ruffled-collar and a coat with lace designs. Henry Basse was the first protestant pastor in Fredericksburg and aided in the construction of Vereins-Kirche.
Date: unknown
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of the First Methodist Church]

Description: Photograph of the First United Methodist Church. The photograph appears to have been taken during a service. The preacher is standing at the pulpit, and the choir is standing behind him. There are people sitting in the pews, and a woman is sitting at the piano to the left. According to accompanying information, the picture was taken in 1945, before the church was remodeled and an organ was added, and the minister was Reverend W. O. Schulze. Dr. Lester Keyser is standing on the left of the front row of the choir, and Herman Hahn, the choir director, is next to him.
Date: 1945
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of Harry Tredul]

Description: Copy print of a photograph of Harry Tredul standing next to a wall. He is wearing a suit and tie, and he appears to be on a bridge. According to the back, Tredul was a gas station operator in Fredericksburg from 1944 to 1957[?]. It has been reprinted on Kodak photo paper.
Date: unknown
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of the O. D. H. S. Archway in Fredericksburg]

Description: Photograph of the O. D. H. S. decorative archway in Fredericksburg. The archway has a man on top and the letters O D H S on it, and it is covered in garland and lights. The following is printed in white at the bottom: "21. TE. Gross Loge. O. D. H. S. Fredericksburg, Texas. April. 14, 15, 16, 1924." The following stamp appears on the back: "Welgehausen's Kodak Finishing, Enlarging Fredericksburg, Tex."
Date: April 1924
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of Joe Kaiser Playing Baseball]

Description: Copy print of a photograph of Joe Kaiser playing baseball. He is wearing a baseball uniform and cap with the letters FW on it, and he is in the middle of pitching. There is another player standing in the background to the right. Joe's name and the year, ca. 1959, are written on the back.
Date: 1959~
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of the Wedding of Bill Ayres and Wini Sue McBride]

Description: Photograph of a wedding in the First United Methodist Church of Fredericksburg, Texas. According to accompanying information, it is the wedding of Bill Ayres and Wini Sue McBride on June 18, 1949, and two ministers officiated, Reverend C. A. Greenwaldt, the incoming minister, and Reverend W. O. Schulze, the outgoing minister. The Kilman Studio stamp is on the back. The couple is walking down the aisle. The wedding party is still at the front of the sanctuary, and there are guests seated in the pews on either side. The bride is wearing a wedding dress with a hat and veil, and the groom is wearing a white tuxedo jacket with black pants.
Date: June 18, 1949
Creator: Kilman Studio
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society