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[Woman Working on Restoration of the Pioneer House at the Danish Heritage Museum]

Description: Color photograph of a woman wearing a plaid shirt, standing by two small stacks of wooden planks on which she is focused. She is identified as Barbara Runnels and she is working on the reconstruction of the pioneer house at the Danish Heritage Museum. A nearly empty shelving unit is on her left and behind her are two windows.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Women in a Kitchen]

Description: Photograph of standing women in a kitchen with wooden drawers. The woman in the foreground fills a container with water. To her right, various dishes have been set on a drying rack. In the background, two smiling women are standing opposite each other.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Women Waiting in Food Line]

Description: Photograph of a standing line of women waiting to reach a cafeteria window. The first woman in line holds a plate of food. Behind her, a smiling woman looks at the camera while the rest glance around the room. They all wear knee-length dresses and glasses.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Wooden Bridge over a Shallow Creek]

Description: Black and white negative of a wooden bridge that runs across a shallow creek. Dry vegetation and dirt on the sides of the creek are visible on the right and in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

World War One Soldiers

Description: Copy negative of two soldiers wearing their uniforms from World War One. The uniform consists of a calf-length double-breasted peacoat, a brimmed hat with leather ties, and lace-up shoes.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Worshippers at Sunday Service in Church

Description: Photograph of church members of the Danevang Lutheran Church during Sunday worship service. Men and woman are seated on benches, looking down at their held papers. Three of the man in the back row have been identified, front to back, as Andrew Berndt, Fred Swendsen, and Emil Svensson. In the front, three of the individuals have been identified as Otto Harton, Marius Thyssen, unknown, and Emilie Nelsen. Hand-written text in pencil on the back of the photograph reads, "Worship at DLC 1970's".
Date: 1968
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Written Account of the Origins of the Danevang Farmers Cooperative Society]

Description: Four page account of the beginning of the Danevange Farmers Cooperative Society written by W. E. Paulson, a marketing specialist in the Texas Agricultural Experiment Station at Texas A. & M. University. Early hardships in Danevange frame the communal spirit of the early Texas Danes, who begin cooperative enterprises after the devastating "Galveston storm" in 1900. Mr. Paulson ends with some of the financial benefits of the Coop society on Danevange.
Date: September 16, 1943
Item Type: Text
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

WW1 Soldiers

Description: Copy negative of three World War One soldiers suited in military uniforms. From left to right, Lauritz Harton, Carl Thyssen, and Walter Nielsen are pictured.
Date: 1918
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

WWI Soldiers

Description: Copy negative of three soldiers wearing their World War One uniforms. The long-sleeved uniforms are made of heavy fabric, and button up the chest to the neck. There are two pockets on either side of the row of center buttons. A circular pin is attached to collar of each soldier's uniform.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Young Boy Holding a Toy in Front of a Christmas Tree]

Description: Black and white photograph of a young boy (identified as Tommie Hansen) standing indoors in front of a Christmas tree and holding a shiny toy. He is wearing a white shirt, dark overalls, and a toy holster around his waist. The tree behind him is draped in tinsel and decorated with ornaments. To the left of the tree is a table stand upon which a lamp sits; underneath the stand is a toy doll. To the right, a coffee table and a couch with a wrapped gift on it are partially visible.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Young Boys in Front of Car

Description: Photograph of four young children in front of a car. They are dressed similarly in formal attire. They each wear belted jackets with flap pockets over light-colored shirts and ties, as well as matching pants and hats (being held to their sides). They have been identified as Carl, Peter, Michael, and Chris Brodsgaard, but their names have not been matched to their individual positions. Accompanying information goes on to say that "these are the sons of Sam Brodsgaard."
Date: 1920/1940
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Young George Hansen]

Description: Black and white portrait of a young George Hansen wearing a white Victorian infant dress. He is standing and holding himself up by grasping onto a structure made of interwoven strands of wood that is behind him. A plank of weathered wood provides a platform where he stands. The portrait has been pasted to a thick cardboard mat. The back of the mat has handwriting on it, which reads: "From Mrs. Larsen to Mrs. Henry. George Hansen son of Mr. and Mrs. Niels Hansen, Danevang, Tex, 1906. Brother of Mrs. Kristine Allenson."
Date: 1906
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Young Girl Sitting on the Foot Step of an Automobile]

Description: Black and white photograph of Dorabell Hansen on her fourth birthday. She is sitting on the foot step of an antique model automobile with a couple of Kewpie dolls on either side of her. She is wearing a white dress, black leggings, and dark leather shoes. Directly to her right is the back driver side wheel of the car. On the back of the photograph, a handwritten note reads: "Here is a picture of our little girl and her [Kewpie] dolls the day she was 4 years old we also had her baptized that day. The wind was [too] strong that day to get a good picture."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Young Man in Military Uniform]

Description: Photograph of a young, unidentified man standing in front of a landscape backdrop. He holds his hands firmly to his sides. He wears a military uniform that includes a jacket with four button-flap pockets, billowing pants, and a rounded hat.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Young Man in Suit]

Description: Postcard of a young, unidentified man in a suit with a banded collar and straw hat. He stands in front of a large shrub with his hands on his hips. Behind the shrub, there is a large tree with slender branches. There is a hand-written text on the back of the postcard that seems to identify the individual as "Ernest", but the last name cannot be read with certainty.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Young Man on Bicycle with Dog]

Description: Photograph of a young unidentified man seated on a bicycle in a dirt road. He holds a small dog in both hands and is wearing a hat and high riding boots. In the back, there are a series of trees along the outside of a wooden fence. On the rightmost part of the image, there is a two-story structure with a gable roof and one visible window, which appears to be open.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Young People at Arthur Andersen's Home

Description: Copy negative of a group of children playing at Arthur Andersen's farm. Some of the children are standing on top of and in front of stacked wood. Two children are on bicycles, and one child is holding an umbrella. The girls are wearing plaid smocks and dresses, and the boys are wearing collared shirts and pants. Some of the girls are wearing bows in their hair and decorative pins.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Young Woman and Elderly Man with Dog]

Description: Photograph of a young woman and an elderly man seated on the front steps of a house. The man wears a dark-colored cardigan, pants, and loafers. The woman wears a jacket, hat, skirt, and dark-colored high-heel shoes. Neither of them have been identified. They are petting an average-sized dog who looks up at the woman on the right. The house has two windows on the left, a pillar on the corner of the steps where they sit, and a light-colored door in the center of the home.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Young Woman and Man in Front of House]

Description: Photograph of a young woman and man standing in front of a two-story house. There is hand-written text on the back of the photograph that identifies them as Helga and Lawrence, but their last names have not been supplied. The woman wears a dark-colored dress with a pleated skirt and a cropped, light-colored cardigan. The man wears a two-piece suit and a striped tie. The house behind them has a gambrel roof with shingles and different types of bushes and shrubs planted along the edge of the exterior walls. There is a young girl in the background on the rightmost part of the image, but she has not been identified.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Young Woman in a Snowy Grove of Trees]

Description: Black and white photograph of a young woman, identified as Christine Olson Walters. Christine, who has her hands clasped in front of her, is dressed in a short coat, a knitted hat, pants, and boots. The ground that she stands on is covered in a thick layer of snow. Numerous snow-covered trees surround her.
Date: 1925
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Young Woman Smiling]

Description: Postcard of an unidentified young woman standing in front of a large leafy shrub. Her hair is loosely pulled back. She wears a light-colored dress cinched at the waist with three-quarter length sleeves and a v-neckline. In the background, there appears to be a two-story structure and a fence. Some pencil notations have been made on the back, but it cannot be read with certain legibility through the rough patches of black paper that remain on the postcard.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Young Women in Danish Folk Dance Costumes]

Description: Copy negative of a black and white photograph of four girls, dressed in traditional Danish folk dance costumes, posed outdoors for a photograph. The costume consists of a dirndl dress and a white shirt underneath. Two of the girls have aprons over their skirts. A picket fence interwoven with vines is discernible directly behind their legs. Several parked automobiles are visible behind the fence.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Young Women Posed for a Picture in the Street]

Description: Black and white photograph of a young woman standing in the middle of a street. She is identified as Christine Olson Walters. She is wearing a black dress that has a pleated collar and a pleated skirt. She is also wearing a hat. Behind her, buildings and telephone poles line either side of the street. Shadows are cast across the ground.
Date: 1927
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Zella and Olaf Hansen

Description: Black and white photograph of a woman and a man standing in a grassy field; the woman is standing in the foreground and the man is standing in the background. They are identified as Zella Hansen and Olaf Hansen. Zella is wearing a light-colored dress and is barefoot. Her shadow is cast on the ground below her at about 45 degrees. Olaf is wearing a shirt, pants, and a hat. His shadow is also cast near him.
Date: 1946
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society