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Here Is One That Didn't Get Away

Description: Portrait of Reinhold Kluge and child with a large fish. The two are standing in front of an unidentified building with the fishing pole and fish. Written at the bottom is "HERE IS ONE THAT DIDN'T GET AWAY" and "REINHOLD KLUGE HALLETTSVILLE AT BAYSIDE, TEX."
Date: 1909/1945
Creator: Braunig, H. J.
Item Type: Photograph

Houston Hustlers in Hallettsville, Texas

Description: Photograph of the Houston Hustlers as they came through Hallettsville, Texas. According to an accompanying article, "Seven wagons chained together and drawn by eight yoke of oxen conveyed the Houston party from the depot to the barbecue grounds." The wagons are in front of several buildings on the west side of the Courthouse Square. According to another accompanying article, you can see the Lavaca Bank, the white building in the center background, partially visible. There are other people in the street watching, including a band. Written at the bottom right of the photograph is "Houston Hustlers at Hallettsville Texas April 26, 1907." On the back it says "Property of Lillie Ahrens."
Date: April 26, 1907
Creator: Fey & Braunig
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Catholic KJT, SPJST Group]

Description: Photograph of the Catholic KJT (Katolicka Jednota Texaska, or Catholic Union of Texas), SPJST (Slovanska Podporujici Jednota Statu Texas, or Slavonic Benevolent Order of the State of Texas) group gathering. The photograph was taken at Old Herman Sons Hall in Hallettsville, Texas.
Date: July 1909
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Ervin Bucek and H. J. Braunig]

Description: Photograph of Ervin Bucek, H. J. Braunig, and three other unknown men. There is a piece of paper taped to the back that says "Ervin Bucek (in hat) cutting cake. H. J. Braunig is next to Mr. Bucek." According to accompanying information, this party may have been around Easter.
Date: 1909/1945
Creator: Braunig, H. J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of a Family]

Description: Portrait of a family with the youngest child standing on a chair, a slightly older daughter standing next to the chair, and the father and mother standing behind them.
Date: 1907
Creator: Fey & Braunig
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of a Family]

Description: Portrait of a family with the father sitting in a chair and holding a baby, three other young children standing around him, and the mother standing behind them.
Date: 1907
Creator: Fey & Braunig
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of an Unknown Boy]

Description: Portrait of an unknown boy. He is wearing a suit and tie. The oval-shaped photograph is mounted on mat board.
Date: 1909/1945
Creator: Braunig, H. J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of an Unknown Boy in Sailor Suit]

Description: 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.
Date: 1909/1945
Creator: Braunig, H. J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of an Unknown Couple]

Description: 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.
Date: 1909/1945
Creator: Fey & Braunig
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of an Unknown Couple]

Description: 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.
Date: 1909/1945
Creator: Braunig, H. J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of an Unknown Couple]

Description: 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.
Date: 1909/1945
Creator: Braunig, H. J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of an Unknown Girl]

Description: 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.
Date: 1909/1945
Creator: Braunig, H. J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of an Unknown Girl]

Description: Portrait of an unknown girl. she is seated on a stool wearing a dress. This photograph is matted in an envelope holder.
Date: 1909/1945
Creator: Braunig, H. J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of an Unknown Girl]

Description: 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.
Date: 1909/1945
Creator: Braunig, H. J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of an Unknown Man]

Description: Portrait of an unknown man. The young man is wearing a suit and tie. The photograph is matted in an envelope holder
Date: 1909/1945
Creator: Braunig, H. J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of Clark Brookes and Esther Kelly Brookes]

Description: 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.
Date: 1909/1945
Creator: Braunig, H. J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of Frank Rembs Moulton and Bride]

Description: 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.
Date: 1909/1945
Creator: Braunig, H. J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of H. J. Braunig]

Description: 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."
Date: 1909/1945
Creator: Braunig, H. J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of H. J. Heye]

Description: 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."
Date: 1909/1945
Creator: Braunig, H. J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of Joe and Rozara Skyvara]

Description: Portrait of Joe Skyvara wearing a suit and Rozara SKyvara standing with him wearing a wedding dress with a long veil and holding a Bible in her left hand.
Date: 1905
Creator: Fey & Braunig
Item Type: Photograph