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[Photograph of the Family of August Kothmann]

Description: Photograph of the family of August Kothmann. There are four children standing in front of a cistern and grape arbor. There are two women standing in the door of the cistern, and two men are standing near a fence in the background. The photograph is dated 1911, and "Family of August Kothmann" is written on the back.
Date: 1911
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Postcard of the Fredericksburg Court House and Park]

Description: Postcard of the Fredericksburg, Texas Court House and Park. On the back written in blue pen is "Summer 1911" and "Augusta Gibson married Harne Miles later." Written in pencil is "Here is the picture of one side of our town. How do you like it? I think we have a beautiful location for a town if could only have a R.R."
Date: 1911
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Postcard from [Emil] to Mr. and Mrs. Gammenthaher, July 18, 1913]

Description: Postcard from [Emil] to Mr. and Mrs. Gammenthaler. The front has a photograph of a man leaning against a tent in Battle Creek. The tent has a screen door and a frame beneath a layer of tarp. Behind the tent are trees and to the left of it is a small building. [Emil] wrote a brief correspondence to the Gammenthalers to tell them where he was headed and small updates.
Date: July 18, 1913
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Postcard from Fred to Mrs. Gus Jentsch, July 21, 1915]

Description: Postcard from Fred to his sister Mrs. Gus Jentsch. The correspondence is written in German. On the front is a photograph of a brick building on a corner of a street. The building is two floors and houses the Little Red Onion Cafe and the Sanitex Clothes Shop. The clothes shop has a few stairs leading up to its door. Part of the shops can be seen through the front windows. The sidewalk in front of the stores is lined with trees.
Date: July 21, 1915
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of Alfred Kirchoff in Uniform]

Description: Photograph of Alfred Kirchoff standing outside in a military uniform and hat. He is standing in front of a group of trees. His name is written on the back, and the photograph is dated 1918.
Date: 1918
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of Ana Jentsch]

Description: Photograph of Ana Jentsch standing outside of an unidentified building. She is wearing a dress with plaid accents on the collar, waist, pockets, and sleeves. Her name is written on the back, and it is dated 1920.
Date: 1920
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of Emil Jentsch]

Description: Photograph of Emil Jentsch standing outside, wearing a dark striped suit. He is standing in front of a tree and an unidentified building. His name and the date, 1920, are written on the back.
Date: 1920
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of Emil Jentsch]

Description: Photograph of Emil Jentsch standing outside, wearing a dark striped suit. He is standing in front of a tree and an unidentified building. His name and the date, 1920, are written on the back.
Date: 1920
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of Seventeen High School Seniors]

Description: Seventeen high school seniors standing and kneeling in the snow. All are wearing hats and coats, and some of the boys are holding snowballs and engaging in a snowball fight. All of girls wear skirts and dark leggings beneath their coats; and all of the boys wear neckties. Back of the photo is inscribed, "Seniors of '24. January - snow below campus". Numbers have been written on the image to identify each individual. Corresponding numbers and names are inscribed on the back as follows: 1. Alice Braeutigam; 2. Bertha Horlen (?); 3. Julia Knopp; 4. Edgar Kordiz; 5. Anita Winkle; 6. Theo Heyland; 7. Kurt Welgehausen; 8. William Petmecky; 9. Winton Scott; 10. Henry Rheinbach; 11. Harvey Streigler; 12. Enoch St. Clair; 13. Nolan Brown; 14. Eugene Jung; 15. Fred Oehler; 16. Herbert Merz; 17. Wesley Kuenemann. Also on the back of the photo is the processer's stamp which reads as follows: "Welgehausen's Fredericksburg, Tex. Kodak Finishing, Enlarging"
Date: January 1924
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of Young Man Standing on the Steps of a Porch]

Description: Photograph of a young man standing on the steps leading up to the porch of a house. The house is wooden with a stone foundation, and it appears to be whitewashed. The young man is wearing a tie and a hat. There is a name written on the back which appears to say Arm. M. Voigt. There is a note written on the back that says that the photograph was taken in 1926. The following is stamped on the back: "Guaranteed for Life This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture Made By Fox Co., San Antonio, Texas, Copyrighted 1927 by Carl D. Newton."
Date: 1926
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Double Exposure of a Man and Woman]

Description: Double exposure displaying a man standing in front of a wooden building and over it, a woman with a dog standing near a tree and a wooden building.
Date: 1928
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Envelope for the Fox Company]

Description: Envelop for the Fox Company. The envelope advertises the prices for developing film and displays samples of the services offered by the Fox Company. These services include framed hand colored enlargement, the fox-tone border, and "new-tone" color scheme for photographs. The front has the name "Emil Jentsch" written on it.
Date: 1928
Creator: Fox Company
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a Baby Outside]

Description: Photograph of a baby sitting outside on a blanket. The baby has his arms out and is wearing a plain dress. Behind the baby there is a chair. This is a negative.
Date: 1928
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a Baby Outside]

Description: Photograph of a baby sitting outside on a blanket. The baby is sitting up and wearing a plain dress. In the background is a fence with trees behind it. This is a negative.
Date: 1928
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a Building in Snow]

Description: Photograph of a building in snow. The building is made out of wood and has a wired fence in front of it. The roof is slanted and covered in snow. There are trees around the back of the building. This is a negative.
Date: 1928
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a Bunch of Chicks]

Description: Photograph of a bunch of chicks. The chicks are gathered around a wooden building. To the right is a wire fence that is housing chickens. Another building is behind the chicken enclosure. This is a negative.
Date: 1928
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a Family Sitting on Automobiles]

Description: Photograph of a family sitting on two automobiles. Two young boys are sitting on one and the father is sitting on the other with the mother standing in front of it. Behind the automobiles is a row of bushes. This a negative.
Date: 1928
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a Group of Four People]

Description: Photograph of a group of four people. They are standing outside in front of a ridge of rocks. There is one woman, two men, and a boy in the group. Everyone except the boy is holding a hat. This is a negative.
Date: 1928
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a Group of Four People Outside]

Description: Photograph of a group of four standing outside. The group consists of a man, two women, and a boy. The boy is resting his chin on a stick and the adults are either holding a hat at their side or wearing one. This is a negative.
Date: 1928
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a Group of People Outside]

Description: Photograph of a group of seventeen people outside. There are four children, seven women, and six men. Half the group is sitting on the ground while the rest are standing. This is a negative.
Date: 1928
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a Group of People Outside]

Description: Photograph of a group of people standing outside The group consists of two young boys, two young girls, two women, and three men. Half of them are holding empty bottles. This is a negative.
Date: 1928
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a Man and Boy Outside]

Description: Photograph of a man and boy outside. The man is holding something near his face and the boy is holding a long branch in his hands. This is a negative.
Date: 1928
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society