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[Portrait of John and Lucy Rothbauar]

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

[Portrait of Two Unknown Children]

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

[Portrait of Victor Braunig]

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

R. F. C. Drainage

Description: 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."
Date: 1933
Creator: Braunig, H. J.
Item Type: Photograph

R. F. C. Drainage Work

Description: 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."
Date: 1933
Creator: Braunig, H. J.
Item Type: Photograph

Shiloh-Mixon Creek Lutheran Church Confirmation Class

Description: 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."
Date: 1932
Creator: Braunig, H. J.
Item Type: Photograph

St. Mary's Catholic Church

Description: 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."
Date: October 28, 1915
Creator: Braunig, H. J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of a Group of Men]

Description: Photograph of a group of men having a picnic, with Albert Appelt Sr. in the far left of the photograph standing next to a wagon with his arm extended in a toast.
Date: unknown
Creator: Braunig, Henry J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Appelt's Service Station]

Description: Photograph of Appelt's Service Station with signs advertising Texaco Gasoline and Goodyear Tires, with Reinhart Lumber Yard next door and Lavaca County Courthouse visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Braunig, Henry J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Fishermen]

Description: Photograph of a group of men next to a river, with several men on the far bank with fishing poles in the background. In the foreground, on the closer bank, one man is holding a fishing pole and the rest are laying on the ground, with several fish hanging from a line tied between a tree and a pole.
Date: unknown
Creator: Braunig, Henry J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Fishermen]

Description: Photograph of a group of men next to a river, with several men on the far bank with fishing poles in the background. In the foreground, on the closer bank, one man is aiming a rifle, another is holding a bucket, a few more are laying on the ground, and several fish are hanging from a line tied between a tree and a pole.
Date: unknown
Creator: Braunig, Henry J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Sacred Heart Group]

Description: Photograph of a group of boys and girls of various ages, with all of the girls wearing white dresses and most of the boys wearing dark suits and holding candles. The bald boy in the front row is identified as Louis John Gold at 8 or 10 years old. They are posed in front of a building with a sign that reads "Sacred Heart Boys Academy."
Date: [1898..1900]
Creator: Braunig, Henry J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of a Baby]

Description: Portrait of a baby wearing a long white dress and sitting in a chair holding a keyring.
Date: unknown
Creator: Braunig, Henry J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of a Boy]

Description: Portrait of a boy wearing a suit and top hat and leaning on a rocking chair.
Date: unknown
Creator: Braunig, Henry J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of a Child]

Description: Portrait of a child wearing a white dress with white socks and black shoes and sitting on a wooden duck toy with wheels.
Date: unknown
Creator: Braunig, Henry J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of a Child]

Description: Portrait of a child wearing a white dress with a large white bonnet, sitting on a chair holding objects in one hand and papers in the other. Next to her on the arm of the chair is a box with a picture of Santa Claus.
Date: unknown
Creator: Braunig, Henry J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of a Child]

Description: Portrait of a child wearing a white dress and a dark hat while sitting on the arm of a chair.
Date: unknown
Creator: Braunig, Henry J.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of a Child]

Description: Portrait of a child wearing a white gown with a large white bonnet and holding a ball while sitting on a table.
Date: unknown
Creator: Braunig, Henry J.
Item Type: Photograph