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[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[Photograph of a Man Holding a Baby]

Description: Photograph of a man holding a baby. The baby is wearing a plain dress and is looking away from the camera. The man is wearing a button-up shirt and slacks. This is a negative.
Date: 1928

[Photograph of a Man on a Mule]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified man sitting on a mule. He is holding the mule's reigns and his hat. This is a negative.
Date: 1928

[Photograph of a Man on a Windmill]

Description: Photograph of a man on a windmill. The windmill is missing its blades and it appears the man has a harness on. Below the windmill is a stone house and wooden tank. This is a negative.
Date: 1928