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Gillespie County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Gillespie County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, and railroads. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map in pencil to identify Pinta Trail. Scale [ca. 1:200,000] (6000 varas to the inch).
Date: 1918
Creator: Terrell, O. O.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Dining chair

Description: One of two hall or dining chairs made near Fredericksburg; southern yellow pine, Bavarian style; with traces of original painted decoration beneath modern white paint
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Photograph of a Kitchen]

Description: Photograph of a kitchen. There are various pots, pants, and kitchen utensils on the counters. There is a table with two chairs and a cabinet in the corner of the room. On the back is a stamp for Keller's Studio.
Date: unknown
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of the First Methodist Church]

Description: Photograph of the First United Methodist Church. The photograph appears to have been taken during a service. The preacher is standing at the pulpit, and the choir is standing behind him. There are people sitting in the pews, and a woman is sitting at the piano to the left. According to accompanying information, the picture was taken in 1945, before the church was remodeled and an organ was added, and the minister was Reverend W. O. Schulze. Dr. Lester Keyser is standing on the left of the front row of the choir, and Herman Hahn, the choir director, is next to him.
Date: 1945
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Two Men Standing on Top of a Large Rock]

Description: Photograph of two men standing on top of a large rock. The rock is in front of a fringe of trees. In front of it are a variety of plants and other, smaller rocks. The men are wearing long-sleeved, white shirts and pants. The Fox Company's stamp is on the back of the photograph and says "Guaranteed for Life, Sep 1929, This is a Genuine Border Fox Tone Picture Made By Fox Co., San Antonio, Texas, Copyrighted 1927 by Carl D. Newton."
Date: September 1929
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of Two Men Standing on Balanced Rock]

Description: Photograph of two men standing on Balanced Rock, a landmark located on Bear Mountain. The two men are wearing long-sleeved shirts and dark pants and are holding their hats at their sides. The rock is situated amongst other, smaller ones. The Fox Company's stamp is on the back of the photograph and says "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: unknown
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a Building with Columns by a Lake]

Description: Photograph of building with columns by a lake. The building has columns all along its front and has stairs leading to the lake. On the stairs are decorative lion statues. Behind and to the sides of the building are trees. On the bank of the lake is grass. On the back of the photograph is German script.
Date: unknown
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a Man Sitting on a Rope Tied to a Tree]

Description: Negative of a man sitting on a rope tied to a tree. He is sitting several feet off the ground with one hand on a tree branch and the other holding the rope. He is wearing overalls, a long-sleeved shirt, and boots. A hat is resting on a branch in the tree. Behind this tree, another can be partially seen and bushes are in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of Three Men at a Granite Quarry on Bear Mountain]

Description: Photograph of three men at a granite quarry on Bear Mountain. The back of the photograph identifies the first two men as Gustav and Carl Jentsch. The Third man is not identified. Gustav is wearing work cloths while the other two men are wearing suits. The stamp on the back says "Finished by F. C. Hoffmann, New Braunfels, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of Ana Jentsch]

Description: Negative of Ana Jentsch standing outside. She is wearing a dark dress with white accents, a corsage, and a hat with flowers on it. There is an unidentified building with a stone front in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of Ana Jentsch]

Description: Photograph of Ana Jentsch standing outside. She is wearing a dark dress with white accents, a corsage, and a hat with flowers on it. There is an unidentified building with a stone front in the background. Ana's name is written on the back.
Date: unknown
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society