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Christmas Card

Description: Illustrated Christmas card from Harold and Myrtle Strobel. The front page has an image of Santa Claus holding a bag of gifts. A clock with adorned mistletoes is to the right. The text reads, "It's time for these Good Wishes." When opened, the card shows an image of Santa shooting a rifle at the clock. Accompanying text on this side of the card reads, "so here's shooting the works", and "Merry Christmas Happy New Year! Harold and Myrtle Strobel Family."
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Christmas Card

Description: Illustrated Christmas card of a red book and adorning mistletoes. Additionally, on the front page, there is a printed line of text that reads, "Season's Greetings." When opened, there are two inscriptions on either side. They read: "When winter comes along the way and it gets close to Christmas Day, then memories and thoughts anew start on their way to folks like you, and wishes rise for your good cheer on Christmas Day and all New Year!" A hand-written notation follows: "Carl, Jo Lee Anne & Carl M Jr."
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Lauritsen Family Deer]

Description: Photograph of the Lauritsen family deer wearing a collar. His head is turned to the right, looking in that direction. Accompanying information indicates the deer's name is Buck, he was born in 1967, and pictured at the A. P. Lauritsen farm home. There are three small cats behind the deer. In the back, off to the left, there is a single-story structure, possibly a shed, surrounded by a few trees.
Date: June 28, 2007
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Photograph of A. P. Lauritsen Home]

Description: Photograph of a farm home in Danevang, Texas. Accompanying information states home belongs to A. P. Lauritsen, and was built after a model by Leonard Lauritsen. The photograph appears to have been taken during the winter season, as snow has piled up on the front lawn, roofs, and bushes. Two steps lead up to the single-story part of the house. The adjacent left side of the house is two stories. There is a single-story structure in the background, also covered by snow.
Date: June 28, 2007
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Arnold Juhl Duck Hunt

Description: Copy negative of Arnold Juhl sitting on a tree stump in front of a wooden fence strung with dead ducks after a hunt. Arnold is holding a gun and wearing a vest with ammunition strung across it, lace-up boots, and a billed cap.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Campsite at the Bay

Description: Copy negative of a Danevang family camping at Palacios Bay, Texas. Several women and children wearing long dresses and bonnets are sitting around two covered wagons that are parked on the shore.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Portrait of Gudrun

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of a young woman named Gudrun, who is wearing a checkered, sleeveless blouse with a sheer collar and a string of pearls. A hand-written inscription reads "With Love, Gudrun".
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Picnic at East Bay

Description: Copy negative of a group of people camping at Palacios Bay in Texas. The group is sitting and eating a meal in front of two covered wagons. Piles of camping gear surround the people.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Andrew Berndt

Description: Copy negative of Andrew Berndt reading a book at the Nysted Folk School in Nebraska. Andrew is seated next to a desk, and is wearing a suit and tie. Behind him, a shelf where several ties are hanging, a clock, hat, books, and several photographs are either hanging on the wall or sitting on the desk.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Danevang School Children

Description: Copy negative of school children standing outside of Danevang School. The children are both sitting and standing, facing the camera. The two-story school building is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Anna Hansen

Description: Copy negative of Anna Hansen, photographed at the home of Hans Hansen. Anna is seated, holding a feathered fan in her hand and wearing a loose-fitting round-neck dress with front pleating and sleeves trimmed in ribbon. She wears a pearl necklace and her hair is pinned up. A curtained window with a view of foliage is visible in background. According to an original source, Anna married Julius Swensen on November 13th, 1926, and died on February 4th, 1929.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Children on Horseback

Description: Copy negative of the four Berndt children, Metha, Ingeborg, Marie, and Andrew, sitting together on a horse. The children are sitting from left to right in order of age, facing left but looking toward the camera. The three girls are wearing white dresses that reach to their knee, while the boy wears a white collared shirt, tie, and short trousers. All the children are barefoot.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Marie and Gudrun in Chicago

Description: Copy negative of Marie Berndt on the left and an unknown woman on the right holding up a young woman named Gudrun in Chicago, Illinois. The women are wearing overcoats over suit jackets and long skirts, heeled shoes, and hats. They are standing in front of a window of a brick building.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Golden Wedding

Description: Copy negative of Andreas and Inger Lauritsen celebrating their fiftieth wedding anniversary. Andreas is standing to the left of Inger wearing a suit, tie, and boutonniere. Inger has her hand placed on Andrea's waist, and is wearing a brimmed hat with a feather topper, suit jacket and skirt, and a large pin made of ribbons. A floral decoration is visible on a table behind them in their home.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

A Limit of Ducks

Description: Copy negative of Leonard and Clarence Lauritsen displaying the results of their duck hunt. The men are standing on either side of the string of ducks, looking upward and holding shotguns in front of the Lauritsen residence and automobile.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Leonard and Pearl

Description: Copy negative of young Leonard Lauritsen pulling Pearl Juhl in a metal wagon. Leonard stands to the right of the wagon, holding the handle and wearing jean overalls and a striped shirt underneath. Pearl, who is wearing a light-colored dress, is holding her doll and smiling up at the camera. A house surrounded by a wire fence stands in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

A. P. Lauritsen 90th Birthday

Description: Copy negative of Albert Lauritsen celebrating his ninetieth birthday. Albert is standing behind a table with his hands clasped, wearing a tie and buttoned shirt. The table is covered with a white lace tablecloth and food. Several men are standing around Albert wearing suits and ties.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Saxophone Player

Description: Copy negative of Fred Swendsen seated on a couch, playing the saxophone. A striped wall decorated with shelving and framed pictures is in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Danevang School Children

Description: Copy negative of students of the Danevang School celebrating Fastelavn, a Danish Carnival. Many of the children are wearing costumes, including a dinosaur, wizard, chicken, cat, and a dog.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society