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[Logging Team]

Description: Copy negative of a logging team in front of a building with the name "A. B. Mandelstamm" on the side. A team of four mules pulls a cart of logs. An unidentified man sits on the mule in the back and to the left, and another man sits on top of the logs in the cart.
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Freight Baggage Transfer Service]

Description: Copy negative of a freight baggage transfer service in Jacksonville. Jess Spraggins sits on a cart, looking up at Charles Walker, a carpenter-contractor, and J. G. "Jim" Swink. Two mules are hitched to the wagon.
Date: December 5, 1987
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Mules and a Car]

Description: Copy negative of Omer Collins standing between a Model A pick-up truck and two mules pulling a wagon in Bulah. To the left is a picket fence made of split pickets.
Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Rusk Courthouse Square]

Description: Copy negative of Rusk's courthouse square during an early county fair. In the background, a merry-go-round can be seen. Many people line the streets, and to the left a cart drawn by a horse or mule bears children. The steeple in the center background belonged to an early Methodist Church. Tents have been set up in the square, and a bandstand has been set up in the left foreground.
Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Sawmill at Reklaw]

Description: Copy negative of a sawmill in Reklaw. A steam engine being pulled by a large team of animals is visible. Walter Williamson and Thomas A. Williamson, an independent hauler, are pictured.
Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

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

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

1895 Danevang Community Hall

Description: Copy negative of a group of families standing in four rows outside of the Danevang Community Hall. Two women sit inside of carriage harnessed to a horse. An American and Danish flag flag are raised on a flagpole next to the center.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Oxen Hauling Cotton to Market

Description: Black and white copy print of an ox-drawn wagon transporting cotton to market. Two men, identified as Hans Rasmussen and Ernest Recane, are riding atop the wagon and steering the oxen. Behind them is a two-story building with a veranda upstairs. A sign affixed to a beam of the building reads, "Photo Gallery."
Date: 1911
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Threshing Rice on the Rasmussen Farm]

Description: Copy negative of a black and white photograph of three individuals on the Rasmussen farm, working with the rice thresher. An animal on the right is yoked to a portion of the machine. The three men are all wearing hats; two of them are standing atop a nearby hill while the other is holding the reins of the animal. The wide body of the thresher is visible in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Camping at the Bay

Description: Copy negative of three men plucking game birds while camping at Palacios Bay in Texas. Two men are standing; one is holding a pile of guns and the other is cooking. The third man is sitting. Tools and supplies are visible around the camp. Two mules are standing next to a covered wagon.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Isaacson Cotton Gin Company, El Campo, Texas]

Description: Black and white photograph of a building known as the Isaacson Gin Company, where cotton is processed. The building is made of wood and has several different sections to it. The yard just outside the company is teeming with horse-drawn or animal-drawn wagons. Each wagon is filled with cotton; some of them are covered with a tarp. In the distance, several houses are visible, as are dirt roads that lead to and from the company yard.
Date: September 16, 1916
Creator: El Campo Studio Photo
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Cotton Bales

Description: Copy negative of two rows of cotton bales and a wagon at a farm.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Horses Pulling Wagon in Convoy; Horses Pulling Cannons in Convoy; Military Unit Marching in Formation; Truck Convoy

Description: Copy negative of four pictures. The first is of military men riding horses pulling wagons across a desert with mountains in the distance. The second is of horses pulling cannons and men across the desert with mountains in the distance. The third is of men marching in formation with flags with buildings to the left. The fourth is a truck convoy in the desert with mountains in the distance.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

A Homesteader on Louisiana Mesa

Description: Copy negative of Mr. Houston, cousin of Sam Houston, in a field on a wagon with supplies pulled by a pair of donkeys. He was a homesteader of the Louisiana Mesa area of New Mexico.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Team of Horses

Description: Copy negative of the Wooten Livery Wagon in front of the Palace Hotel. The wagon is being pulled by four horses. In the background windows and doors to a building are seen.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men Loading Into Warehouse

Description: Copy negative of five men standing on a deck of what seems like a warehouse. Included in the group is Hardin Clark sitting at the top, in the picture there is also a wagon being pulled by a horse.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Parade, Military Band; Parade, Wagon & Mule

Description: 1 copy negative of 2 images of a parade in the city of Abilene, TX. Image a is of a military band. They are wearing military uniforms and marching down Cypress Street playing instruments. Buildings are in the background. Image b is a wagon been drawn by 2 mules. Two men sit inside the wagon and one of them is waving.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tornado Damage of Wagon and Barn

Description: Copy negative of two pictures of tornado damage at the DeRusha ranch in 1925. The first is of a wagon and debris with another building on the right and in the background. The second picture is of two men with a damaged barn.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men and Boy inside Saddle Shop

Description: Copy negative of men and boy inside of a saddle shop. Inside the shop there are several blankets of leather and a rows of products that are being worked on. On the right side of the image are several sets of unfinished saddles and on the right a few men stand next to buggies that are being build.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Walter Nielsen in Buggy

Description: Copy negative of Walter Nielsen driving a small buggy pulled by two horses. Walter is wearing a cabby hat and dark peacoat over a light-colored shirt. Two boxcars and brush are visible in the behind the left-facing buggy.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Road Grading in Front of the Berndt Farm]

Description: Black and white photograph of a few individuals accompanied by a team of mules that are attached to wooden vehicles; they are working in front of H. J. Berndt's farm. Their task is to grade the road, or to smooth and level it. A two-story house and a barn are partially visible behind the workers and beyond a line of trees.
Date: 1902
Creator: Lund, Frans T.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society