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[Portrait of a Mother and Her Two Children]

Description: Black and white portrait of Hansigne Larsen Wind and her two children, Ebbe and Abelone. Hansigne is seated in a wooden chair and is dressed in a long, dark gown. The children are standing on either side of Hansigne, with their arms placed in her lap. The back of the mat has a handwritten note which says, "Leaving Iowa to visit mother's family taken in 1895. Mother Ebbe. Daddy left for Tex in 1894, Oct. We 3 joined him here in June 1895."
Date: 1895
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Portrait of Lars Jorgensen]

Description: Black and white photograph of a man, Lars Jorgensen, posed for a portrait. He is bald except for some tufts of hair that extend past his ears; he also has a beard. He is wearing a dark pea coat under which one hand is visible. Behind him to the left is part of a piece of furniture.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Portrait of Berthe Kristine Knudsen Andersen

Description: Copy negative of Berthe Kristine Knudsen Andersen before her marriage to Mads Andersen. Berthe is leaning on an upholstered rocking chair and is facing forward. She is wearing a dress with a center row of buttons and decorative lapels on the long-sleeve bodice. Her hair is pulled back in a bun and she is wearing earrings. The background comprises of an interior scene with a draped window and framed art on the wall directly behind Berthe.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Church Parsonage

Description: Black and white photograph of a two-story building that has two visible chimneys, a covered porch, and several windows on each discernible facade. A door is open on the left of the building, which is established on a wide, open field. Another structure is noticeable behind the figures on the porch. A total of thirty people are in view; a large group of them are posed in front of the building while some stand on the porch. The women wear long prairie skirts and high-collared shirts and the few men wear suits. A dog sits in front of the porch and a solitary baby stands near what appears to be a woodpile to the right of the building.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Thomas Christensen Home

Description: Copy negative of the home of Thomas and Magdalene Christensen in Lokken, Denmark. The couple stands to the left of their one-story home, which features a thatched roof and chimney. A picket fence surrounds the house, and a dirt path runs across the front of the property.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Berndt's Denmark Farm

Description: Copy negative of Helvig Jensen Berdnt's farm in Denmark. Men and women are standing outside of the low-roofed building with a horse-pulled wagon. A dirt path leads up to the farm and through an arched pathway leading to the back of the building. An inset photograph displays an alternate view of the farm.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Family Group

Description: Copy negative of several Danish families from Danevange, Texas standing in front of H. J. Rasmussen's home. The men are standing towards the back of the group, wearing buttoned shirts, slacks, and brimmed hats. The women in the group are centered around the left side of the image, wearing pleated dresses. The children in the photograph are kneeling in the center of the group, dressed similarly to the adults.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Brigadier General William S. Harney

Description: Portrait of Brigadier General William S. Harney. William Selby Harney (22 August 1800 - 9 May 1889) was a cavalry officer in the U.S. Army during the Mexican-American War and the Indian Wars. He established Ft. Graham. He recommended that Fort Worth be established.
Date: unknown
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Captain Martin B. Loyd

Description: Portrait of Captain Martin B. Loyd, president of First National Bank. The office was in one room of a small house on Main St. between First and Second Streets. The bank was incorporated on Jan. 16, 1877.
Date: unknown
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Mads Anderson and wife Maren Marie Knudsen

Description: Copy negative of Mads Anderson and his wife Maren Marie Knudsen in Dakota City, Nebraska. Mads is sitting in a chair, and Maren is standing on his right side with her hand resting on his shoulder. Mads is wearing a vest and suit jacket, and Maren is wearing a dress with a bustle, ruffled sleeves, a buttoned bodice with striped trim, a floral pin, and a long necklace.
Date: unknown
Creator: Hall, Gentry
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society