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[Portrait of a Man in a Derby Hat]

Description: Portrait of a man in a derby hat. The photograph is a profile view from his shoulders up. He is wearing a tuxedo and a tie.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

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

Dining chair

Description: One of two 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 Enchanted Rock State Natural Area]

Description: Photograph of Enchanted Rock State Natural Area. The area is primarily made up of granite and the photograph focuses on two large rocks. On the back is a stamp for Keller's Studio.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of Enchanted Rock]

Description: Photograph of Enchanted Rock in Enchanted Rock State Natural Area. It is classified as a historical landmark and made of granite. On the back is a stamp for Keller's Studio.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of Balanced Rock]

Description: Photograph of Balanced Rock, a landmark perched atop of Bear Mountain. On the back is written "Picture by Art Kowert" and a stamp for Keller's Studio.
Date: unknown
Creator: Kowert, Arthur H.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a Group on Horseback]

Description: Photograph of a group on horseback. They are riding in a flat, empty space with trees in the background. Many of the people are wearing hats and there are a variety of horses.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of Gillespie County Court House]

Description: Photograph of the Gillespie County Court House. Shrubs line the walls outside and a flag flies at the top of the building. The building is two stories and on the back of the photograph, there is a stamp for Keller's Studio.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Portrait of Estella Kettner]

Description: Black and white copy photograph of a young smiling woman named Estella Kettner. She has a short hairstyle and is wearing a dress and a necklace. One of her hands is curled up near her chin.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of Edna Shopp, Elsie Kothmann, and Ana Jentsch with Car]

Description: Photograph of Edna Shopp, Elsie Kothmann, and Ana Jentsch standing in front of a car. The women are wearing white dresses, and they are each identified on the back of the photograph. Edna and Elsie are turned toward each other, and Ana is facing the camera.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of a State Historical Marker]

Description: Negative of a photograph of a state historical marker. The maker has an emblem of Texas and part of the plaque is unreadable. What can be read says: "the American composer and musical director was born on these premises October 15, 1858."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Portrait of Arnold Gammenthaler]

Description: Portrait of Arnold Gammenthaler standing next to a table. He is wearing a suit and holding a hat in his left hand. His name is written on the back. The photograph is matted, and the photographer's name, Rothwell, appears at the bottom. Along the center of the photograph is a strong crease.
Date: unknown
Creator: Rothwell
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Photograph of the Gillespie County Courthouse]

Description: Photograph of the first courthouse in Gillespie County. It is a two story building with stairs on the outside leading up to the second floor. On the back are the words: "First Gillespie County courthouse" and a stamp for Kilman Studio.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society