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People Leaving the Methodist Church at Terry

Description: Photograph of a group of people walking out of the Methodist Church at Terry. There are five women walking towards the viewer. They are wearing long dresses, high heels, and hats. One woman is holding a piece of paper over her head. A group of girls in dresses are standing on the porch of the church. Others are coming out of the screen doors. A man in a tie is standing on the left side of the frame. There are bushes in front and on the side of the church.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Seventh Day Adventists

Description: Entire congregation of the Seventh Day Adventists pose together outside church
Date: November 27, 1965
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Seventh Day Adventists

Description: Child congregation of the Seventh Day Adventists in front of church
Date: November 27, 1965
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Photograph of a Church Congregation]

Description: Photograph of a church congregation, at St. James United Methodist Church, dressed in formal suits and dresses. The men and women are seated and facing the pulpit.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of Church Members]

Description: Photograph of African American church members standing outside on church steps. The men are wearing dark suits and the women are wearing dark dresses. Two young girls standing in the front of the group are wearing light-colored dresses. The building is believed to be New Hope Baptist Church on 6th Street in Waco, TX.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of Church Members]

Description: Photograph of African American church members standing outside in front of a church. The church itself resembles a simple two story house. A group of people are standing in the center in white robes, and the rest of the members are wearing dark dress clothes. The young children are standing in the front of the group along with a man and woman who are seated.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of Church Members]

Description: Photograph of African American church members standing outside on church steps. The men are wearing suits and the women are wearing dark dresses. The young children are standing in the front of the group. The building is believed to be Second Baptist Church of Waco.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Church Congregation]

Description: Photograph of African American church members standing outside on church steps. The children are in front of the steps of the entrance, and the adults are behind them. The adults are mostly women except for two men on either side of the group.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Church Congregation]

Description: Photograph of African American church members standing outside on church steps. The women are standing in the back, one man is shown on the far right, and the children are on the steps of the entrance.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Emanuel Hebrew Rest Cemetery, 1928, grave of Ben Levy]

Description: Photograph of Ben Levy's grave and tombstone in the Emanuel Hebrew Rest Cemetery in October of 1928. The grave is covered with flowers. Ben Levy, (b. 8-31-1881, d.10-14-1928) was a jeweler. This is the family plot in which his parents and brothers are also buried.
Date: 1928
Creator: White Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Beth-El Congregation Archives

[Interior, Beth-El Congregation Sanctuary, after 1981 remodeling]

Description: Interior photograph of the remodeled sanctuary at the Beth-El Congregation at 207 W. Broadway Ave in Fort Worth. Theatre-style chairs circle around a central podium. Large stained-glass windows are visible on the far right and fiberglass lamps, evoking a flock of dove, hang from the ceiling. The sanctuary was designed by St. Louis architect John Mike Cohen.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Beth-El Congregation Archives

[In Memoriam]

Description: Wolf & Klar Jewelers' 163 employees signed a certificate giving a Torah to the Beth-El Congregation in 1947 in memory of company founder Alex Wolf. The synagogue, at 207 W. Broadway, was gutted in a 1946 fire and lost most of its Torahs. A photograph of Alex Wolf is in the upper-left corner and a Wolf & Klar Jewelers' logo which says "In Memoriam" is in the lower-right corner. The text at the top of the certificate says: "In loving memory and respect for our beloved founder, Mr. Alex Wolf, we the employees of Wolf & Klar Companies, dedicate this torah to Beth El congregation, as a memorial to his love and kindness of his fellow men."
Date: 1947
Item Type: Text
Partner: Beth-El Congregation Archives

[Facade, Beth-El Congregation, 207 W. Broadway Ave, Ft Worth]

Description: Exterior facade of the Beth-El Congregation at 207 W. Broadway Ave in Fort Worth. The building is red brick with three sets of double doors on the front of the building. There are two relief menorahs on the front of the building on either side of a circular window.
Date: 1999
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Beth-El Congregation Archives

[Stained-Glass Window Mural]

Description: Color photograph of the stained-glass mural "Sunset" designed in 1979 by Fort Worth artist Evaline Sellers. The stained-glass mural was moved to the new congregation at Briarhaven Road in 2000.
Date: 2001
Creator: Wilson, Ray & Sellers, Evaline
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Beth-El Congregation Archives

[Letter from J. Bouldin to Bettie Wade]

Description: Letter from J. Bouldin to Bettie Wade, who she addresses as sister, discussing recent events in church, the Valentines that she and Jennie received, and other news of family and friends.
Date: 186u-02-20~
Creator: Bouldin, J.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center

1940 Confirmation

Description: Black and white photograph of a confirmation class standing in a grassy outdoor area close by some trees. Six girls in white dresses stand in the front row while five boys who are mostly only able to seen from the neck up, stand directly behind them. In the background a steeple with a cross on the top is visible.
Date: 1940
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

1936 Confirmation

Description: Black and white photo depicting the girls of the confirmation class of 1936 standing on the steps of the [Danevang Lutheran Church]. The girls, who are all wearing white dresses, are arranged in two rows. They are accompanied by a man in a dark suit and tie identified as Pastor A.E. Frost. Behind the group, the church doors and a faint inscription above it as well as two windows are visible.
Date: 1936
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

1936 Confirmation

Description: Black and white photograph of a confirmation class standing in front of the [Danevang Lutheran Church]. A mixture of boys and girls dressed in formal attire are arranged on the steps before the church building which has the inscription "ANS GAR KIRKE" written on the arched window above its doors. Two other windows on either side of the doors are visible behind the group.
Date: 1936
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

1944 Confirmation

Description: Black and white photograph of the 1944 confirmation class standing in front of the [Danevang Lutheran Church], whose doors are open. Six girls in white dresses with flowers pinned to their chests stand in the front row while six boys, also formally dressed, stand in the back. They are accompanied by a man on the right identified as Pastor Vaghn Duus. The photograph has a decorative border above which a handwritten note in Danish was penned.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

1934 Confirmation

Description: A black and white photo of a confirmation class standing on the steps of a church. An elderly couple identified as Pastor N.P. Hald and Mrs. Hald stand in the middle of the youth, who are dressed formally.
Date: 1934
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society