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Unloading Corn at Harton Home Place

Description: Copy negative of Carl Harton and Opal Harton standing in front of an agricultural building at the Harton Home Place in Avoca, Texas. Carl and Opal, along with another unknown man, are inspecting a wagon of corn drawn by two horses.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Portrait of Carl Harton and second wife Louise

Description: Copy negative of Carl and Louise Harton outside of their farm. Louise, who is wearing a light-colored collared dress and sandals, is standing in front of a vehicle. Carl is standing to the right of Louise, and is wearing overalls and closed-toe shoes. A farm building is visible in the background with a tractor parked in front.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Portrait of Carl Harton

Description: Copy negative of a young Carl Harton in Denmark. Carl is leaning against the back of a chair facing the camera. He is wearing a long-sleeved suit jacket, collared shirt, bow tie, and dark slacks.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Ted Jensen Ready for School

Description: Copy negative of young Theodore Jensen standing by his bicycle in front of cotton bales at H.P Jensen's farm. Theodore is wearing a pin-striped buttoned jacket, short trousers, hat, and a cross-body bag. He is carrying a tin lunch pail in his hand. A hand-written note reads "Ted Jensen Ready for School."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Portrait of Carl Harton

Description: Copy negative of an elderly Carl Harton of Danevang, Texas. The photograph is taken from the chest up, and features Carl gesturing with his hands. He is wearing a long-sleeved sweater over a buttoned shirt, glasses and a short cropped haircut. Carl is facing toward the camera, however is not making eye contact.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Ted Jensen Duck Hunt

Description: Copy negative of Theodore Jensen showing off game after a duck hunt. Theodore is leaning on an automobile with several dead ducks strung around his belt and on the front of the automobile. A one-story wood frame house stands in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Harton Home Place

Description: Copy negative of Opal, Carl, and Blance Harton standing in front of a man unloading corn from a wagon at the Harton Home Place in Avoca, Texas. Blance is wearing a peacoat on top of a dark-colored dress. Carl stands behind her in a suit and hat, while Opal is just visible behind Carl. Other machinery is visible in the background, as is an agricultural building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Hans P. Jensen's Home

Description: Copy negative of Hans P. Jensen's home, restored by the Danish Historical Preservation Society. The two-story wood frame house features rectangular windows on both stories and a triangular roof. The property is surrounded by a wire fence, trees, and shrubs. A girl stands to the right of the house.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Storing Corn

Description: Copy negative of a group of six men sorting and storing corn at the Harton Home Place in Avoca Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Dorthea Rasmussen

Description: Copy negative of Dorthea Rasmussen, Carl Harton's mother. Dorthea is sitting, facing the camera, wearing a dark dress and patterned scarf. Her hair is pulled back off her shoulders. An inscription on the photograph reads "Ernest Austin."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

R B Store - Post Office

Description: Copy negative of the R.B. Department Store and post office in Danevang, Texas, owned by Otto Harton and Einer Harton.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Roger Leroy & Kenneth Mads Andersen

Description: Copy negative of brothers Roger and Kenneth Andersen standing in front of a tractor at Hans Andersen's farm. The younger brother, who is wearing overalls over a short-sleeved collared shirt and lace-up shoes, is standing slightly in front of the older brother, who is wearing coveralls.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

August Schaer Family

Description: Copy negative of the Schaer family, standing in three rows outside of their home. From left to right, Marie, Louis, Charlie, and Henry stand in the back row. Mr. and Mrs. Schaer stand in the middle row, and O.W. and Helena stand in the front row.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Hauling Cotton to Market

Description: Copy negative of Hans Andersen hauling cotton to market in a horse-drawn wagon. Hans is sitting atop several hay bales and guiding the horses down a dirt road.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Hans and Anna Andersen New Home

Description: Copy negative of Hans and Anna Andersen's new two-story wood frame home, which has a front porch and balcony. The image includes a list of the costs incurred while constructing the home, totaling $4,126.98.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

R B Store and Post Office

Description: Copy negative of the R. B. Department Store and post office in Danevang, Texas. The store was owned by Otto and Einer Harton. The one-story building features a whitewashed store front with a square awning that shades the windows and door. Two signs hang from the front of the building; one reads "R.B. Dept. Store" and the other "Danevang Post Office". The area in front of the store is covered with concrete, and trees are visible around the property.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

New Overland Car

Description: Copy negative of eighteen-month old Doris Andersen, daughter of Hans and Anna Andersen, sitting on the side rail of her parent's new Overland car. Doris is wearing a light-colored sleeveless dress with a scalloped hem, ankle socks, and t-strap shoes.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

4-H Girls in Danish Costumes

Description: Copy negative of members of the Danevang girl's 4-H club. The girls are wearing traditional Danish Costumes. Pictured from left to right, the top row includes Jane Kladstrup, Geneva Bram, Peggy Bram, Sharon Krag, and Annette Waldman. The bottom row includes Carolyn Lauritsen, Sharon Roberts, Beverly Waldman, and Eleanor Berndt.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Danevang Lutheran Church with Fence

Description: Copy negative of the Danevang Lutheran Church in Danevang, Texas. The church has a steeple and a bell tower, and is surrounded by a wire fence.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

1908 Gusher

Description: Copy negative of an a 4,000 barrel oil geyser, six miles east of Bay City, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Marius Bram's Mother Marlene Bram

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of Marlene Bram, the mother of Marius Bram, in Cedar Falls, Iowa. Marlene is wearing a striped dress that buttons to the neck, a bow pinned to her collar, and barrettes in her hair.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Danish Ladies Aid

Description: Copy negative of members of the Danish Ladies Aid, standing on a porch wearing patterned dresses.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Walter and Recie Bram Home

Description: Copy negative of the home of Walter and Recie Bram. The street in front of the home is flooded with water up to the columned front porch. Another house is visible to the left. The two-story wooden house features large rectangular windows and a porch swing.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Walter and Recie Bram Wedding

Description: Copy negative of a wedding portrait of Walter and Recie Bram. Recie, who is wearing a sweater over a lace shirt and a strand of pearls, leans against Bram's shoulder. Bram wears a dark suit and light-colored tie.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society