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[Sunday Picnic at Old Danes Campground]

Description: A copy negative of a black and white photograph of two men at the Old Danes Campground attending to a steaming coffee pot that is resting in the ground between them. A wire fence to their left divides their camping area from the rest of the woods that surround them. Both men are wearing flat-brimmed hats, button-up shirts, pants, and shoes. The man on the left is standing, leaning over and holding a canister; a jug sits near his feet. The man on the right is crouched down and holding a rag.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

P.J.A. Petersen Family in Johanna's Garden

Description: A copy negative of a black and white photograph of the Petersen family standing in their home's garden, which belonged to Johanna, P.J.A.'s wife. There are four men, four women, and two toddler aged girls; they all stand amongst trees and bushes. A blurry figure is visible in the bottom left corner of the picture foreground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Johanna and P.J.A. Petersen in Rose Garden

Description: Copy negative of a black and white photograph of an elderly couple, identified as Johanna and P.J. Petersen, standing in their garden. Johanna is wearing a jacket and a skirt and P.J. is wearing a cap, jacket and pants. A wooden bench that seems to have roses growing over it is to the left of the couple. Various foliage such as rose bushes surround the couple.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Galveston Home of Johanna Hansen Petersen

Description: A copy negative of a black and white photograph of a woman (identified as Elna Petersen Mikkelsen) standing in front of a two-story building that is supported by risers. The building is the Galveston home of Johanna Hansen Petersen. According to accompanying information, Johanna ran the building as a home for Danish seamen who were stationed in Galveston. In the background, part of a fence behind the house is visible.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Snow Scene at P.J.A. Petersen Home

Description: A copy negative of a black and white photograph of P.J.A. Petersen's land and house during the rare snow of 1925. The foreground shows Petersen's land nearly completely covered in snow. His two-story house, visible in the background, is nestled amongst trees that are both deciduous and coniferous. The sky behind the house is a cloudy gray.
Date: 1925
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Loading Hay into Barn

Description: Copy negative of a black and white photograph of a man wearing a hat while standing on a giant pile of hay that rests in front of a barn. According to accompanying information, the barn is part of P.J. Petersen's farm. A cow grazes in front of the pile. In the foreground is more hay and in the background part of a tree is visible behind the barn.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Old Danes Campground - Sunday Picnic

Description: Photograph of two, unidentified men outdoors at Old Danes Campground in Danevang, Texas. A wild, grassy area surrounds them, and in the background, a series of large, leafy trees can be seen. A disheveled wire fence runs from the foreground to the back behind them. According to accompanying information, the two men are at a Sunday picnic and brewing coffee.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Rear View of "Childhood's Great Adventure"]

Description: Photograph of the sculpture "Childhood's Great Adventure," viewed from the back, showing three children in a canoe sprouting from an open book, facing the front of the canoe. The sculpture is located in Everman Park in Abilene, Texas, and several buildings are visible in the background of the photo. It is based on the book Santa Calls, by Abilene author and illustrator William Joyce.
Date: August 7, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Wide View of "Childhood's Great Adventure"]

Description: Photograph of the sculpture "Childhood's Great Adventure," from the side, showing three children in a canoe sprouting from an open book. One of them is pointing forwards, and another stares in that direction with an open mouth. The sculpture is located in a paved area at Everman Park in Abilene, Texas; a stone fence and shrubberies are visible behind the sculpture. It is based on the book Santa Calls, by Abilene author and illustrator William Joyce.
Date: August 7, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries

["Childhood's Great Adventure": side view]

Description: Photograph of the sculpture "Childhood's Great Adventure," viewed from the side, showing three children in a canoe sprouting from an open book. One of them is pointing forwards, and another stares in that direction with an open mouth. The sculpture is located in Everman Park in Abilene, Texas and is based on the book Santa Calls, by Abilene author and illustrator William Joyce.
Date: August 7, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Front View of "Childhood's Great Adventure"]

Description: Photograph of the sculpture "Childhood's Great Adventure," located in Everman Park in Abilene, Texas. It shows three children in a canoe sprouting from an open book. One of them is pointing forwards, and another stares in that direction with an open mouth. The sculpture is based on the book Santa Calls, by Abilene author and illustrator William Joyce.
Date: August 7, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries

Diamond Oaks Church of God

Description: Diamond Oaks Church of God, built in 1939. Photo of church congregation. Located at 5708 Diamond Oaks Drive South
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

82nd Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 2280, Chapter 1006

Description: Bill introduced by the Texas House of Representatives relating to the composition of the permanent advisory committee to advise the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality regarding the implementation of the ad valorem tax exemption for pollution control property.
Date: June 17, 2011
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

82nd Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 2538, Chapter 326

Description: Bill introduced by the Texas House of Representatives relating to the confidentiality of certain identifying information regarding students of career schools or colleges and other educational entities; providing a criminal penalty.
Date: June 17, 2011
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

81st Texas Legislature, House Bill 1034, Chapter 778

Description: Bill introduced by the Texas Senate relating to allowing the governing bodies of certain municipalities to order a local option election relating to the sale of alcoholic beverages.
Date: June 19, 2009
Creator: Texas. Legislature. Senate.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department