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Ole Dane's Campground

Description: Photograph of a swamp and grassy area that is identified by a white sticker on the front as the "Danevang Picnic Grounds." Accompanying information, as well as the sign in the image, also names the location as "Old Dane's Campground." A rusted white fence is on the left next to the sign. There is a repeating pink stamp on the back of the photograph of the same leaping fox and the accompanying text, "This paper manufactured by Kodak May 85 - Hou."
Date: May 1985
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Pair of Men Cooking on a Camp Stove at the Beach]

Description: Black and white photograph of two men, identified as Pastor Vagn Duus and Arthur Andersen, seated on a rocky beach and tending to a camp stove. There is a fold-out chair behind the stove and a dark jug on the ground behind the man on the left. In the background, the bay shore and the umbrella of another beach-goer is visible.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[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

Pitching a Tent

Description: Copy negative of Anna Andersen on her honeymoon with her husband Hans Andersen. Anna is sitting in a tent at a camping ground, surrounded by various camping materials and their Dodge Roadster.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

1920 Dodge Roadster

Description: Copy negative of Hans Andersen changing a flat tire on his 1920 Dodge Roadster during his honeymoon trip to California with his wife, Anna. Hans is squatting by the front left tire with a tool in his hand. Hans had to change thirty-five tires during the trip.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Flat Tires

Description: Copy negative of Hans Andersen driving his 1920 Dodge Roadster across a river during his journey from Parlier, California to Danevang, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Camping at the Bay

Description: Copy negative of three men identified as Louie Knudsen, Arthur Andersen, and Mads Andersen camping at Palacios Bay in Texas. Two of the men are sitting at a makeshift table and eating a meal while the third is cooking over a fire. Tools including buckets, a hatchet, and several stacked rifles are strewn about the campsite. The men are surrounded by dense foliage.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Men Camping Out

Description: Copy negative of several people camping. They are sitting on the ground next to their tent. Their vehicle is parked next to the tent, with the license plate clearly visible.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People with Car

Description: Copy negative of a group of people standing near two automobiles with camping supplies on the ground and trees in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Three Women Cooking on Campfire

Description: Copy negative of three women preparing a campfire to cook over. Three kettles sit near the fire and a lake is in the background. The photograph was taken in an unknown location in Wyoming or Utah.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Campfire; Men Around Campfire; Men Digging Trench; Men Eating Around Campfire

Description: Copy negative of four pictures of Pershing's Troops. One is of a campfire with trees in the background. One is of a soldier by a campfire. One is of several soldiers eating around a campfire with mountains in the background. One is of soldiers digging a trench with mountains in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man by Campfire

Description: Copy negative of a man wearing western clothing kneeling by a campfire with a cooking pot hung over it. There is a covered wagon behind him.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men Camping

Description: Copy negative of three men camping near Don Martin Lake, Mexico. J. D. Moore is being shaved.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Three Men by Tent

Description: Copy negative of three men, Ernest Worthington and two unknown, by a self made tent. One man is standing the other two are sitting next to a table with dishes on it. The tent is cloth thrown over a base made from planks of wood and tied down by rope. Inside the tent is a bed with a hat. Behind them are a series of mountains.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Three Men by Tent

Description: Copy negative of three men, Ernest Worthington and two unknown, by a self made tent. One man is standing the other two are sitting next to a table with dishes on it. The tent is cloth thrown over a base made from planks of wood and tied down by rope. Inside the tent is a bed with a hat. Behind them are a series of mountains.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Building at a Camp

Description: Copy negative of a building at a YMCA camp. In the background there are mountains and empty landscape.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Cabin Exterior

Description: Copy negative of the side exterior view of a cabin. The cabin seems to be two stories high, in the background there seems to be a lot of trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photograph of a Tent at White Rock Lake]

Description: Photograph of a tent at White Rock Lake. The light-colored canvas is stretched across a wooden structure and door. A large pipe is putting out smoke from a fireplace or stove inside the tent.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

Camp Activities

Description: Copy negative of four pictures taken at a Presbyterian camp. The top left picture is of two young women and two young men standing outside with a few other people and trees behind them. The top right picture is of three young men and a young woman sitting on a bench with buildings and trees behind them. The bottom left picture is of several people standing in front of a building, with the focus on a woman and man standing together. The picture on the bottom right is of three women and a man standing in front of a building, trees, and keg.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library