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[Man Plowing Sod with Team of Oxen]

Description: 35mm negative of a man plowing sod with a team of oxen. He wears a hat and overalls and holds both ends of the plow. The oxen harnessed to the plow are facing the right. Accompanying information states they are west of Danevang.
Date: unknown
Creator: Larsen, Jeanette
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Photograph of Case Tractor]

Description: Photograph of an early tractor model. Text on its front indicates it is a "Case" tractor. It is parked outside amongst short grasses. A few trees are seen far away in the distance.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Lummus Cotton Mill]

Description: Black and white negative of a building known as the Lummus Cotton Mill. On the right is a shed-like structure that is on stilts and is set apart from the main building; a small oval sign that reads, "Lummus" is visible on one of the structure's sides. A few cars are parked beside the building. A telephone pole and its connecting wires are visible on the left, with the wires running toward the foreground. Behind the telephone pole, a group of grain elevators are discernible.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Man Presenting Woman with an Award]

Description: Black and white negative of a man and a woman standing at a table on top of which a portable podium, a stack of papers, and a water pitcher sit. The man, who is standing behind the podium, is wearing glasses and a suit. He is presenting a plaque to the woman on the left, who is wearing glasses and has short, curly hair. A microphone on a stand is set between them. Behind them a thick curtain is visible.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Grain Eleavtors in a Grain Field]

Description: Black and white negative of a group of grain elevators that have been erected amidst a crop field. Additional supporting buildings are visible behind the grain elevators in the background. A telephone pole and its wires are also visible to the right of the elevators.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Men Unloading a Dump Truck]

Description: Black and white negative of four men on site of a group of grain elevators, which are just barely visible on the left. Three men are standing behind a parked dump truck, which has the rear door of its bed open. One man is standing in the bed of the truck and is surveying some of objects that surround him. The photo has been overexposed.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Men Unloading a Dump Truck]

Description: Black and white negative of a group of four men working at the site of two grain elevators which are partially visible on the left. One man is standing in the bed of a dump truck; he is unloading an object while the other men approach him.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Mobile Crane at a Watery Ditch]

Description: Black and white negative of an operating mobile crane at work in a ditch, which is fairly deep. The crane is partially visible; only the operator's cab and part of the boom are pictured. The sides of the ditch are composed of loose dirt; at the bottom is a puddle of muddy water.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Group of Metal Grain Elevators in a Crop Field]

Description: Black and white negative of four metal grain elevators that have been erected in a field of unidentified crops. To the right of the grain elevators, a couple of smaller buildings, telephone poles and wires are visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Man Working Around Large Machinery]

Description: Black and white negative of a man working in a yard surrounded by large machinery. He is wearing a white polo shirt and jeans and is standing with his leg against a metal pipe that is suspended above the ground. In his hands he is holding two unidentified tools. On the ground behind him is a ladder. Standing upright behind him is a large system of panels. To the right of the panels are massive parts of the same mechanism of which the panels are a part.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Front View of Lummus Cotton Mill]

Description: Black and white negative of the Lummus Cotton Mill, as viewed from its front side where its small oval sign printed with the company name is visible. A shed-like structure that is elevated on stilts is set apart from the main building which sits behind it. Below the elevated structure, a dump truck is parked. The two-story main building has several windows that are arranged in a horizontal row on each floor. A couple of cars are parked outside the building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Trio of Grain Silos]

Description: Black and white negative of a group of three silos, one of which is shorter than the other two; they are situated in the middle of a grassy field. A building with small, horizontal windows is visible behind the silos to the left.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Cotton Gin

Description: Copy print postcard of a cotton processing plant in Danevang, Texas. The property has a broad expanse of territory. The main buildings seem to be concentrated on the right, and additional farming equipment and tools are to the left, which also include carriages and cotton bales. Hand-written text on the back of the postcard was photocopied. Most of the text cannot be read with certainty.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Chris Christensen Home

Description: Photograph of the Chris Christensen residence in Danevang, Texas. There is a picnic table outside on a paved walkway that connects an outdoor garage and the main house, a two-story structure with intersecting gable roofs and dark shingles. The first floor projects forwards from the second, and is covered by a mansard roof, also with dark shingles.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Chris Christensen Home

Description: Photograph of the Chris Christensen residence in Danevang, Texas. Taken some distance away, the photograph captures a series of small, slender trees on a snowy plot of land surrounding a two-story structure with intersecting gable roofs and light-colored walls. A chimney can be seen on the hip of the roof. There appears to be a second structure in the background. Hand-written text on the back of the photograph reads, "C. J. Christensen home place. Co. Rd. 424 House moved in 1964 and O. V. Christensen house built on exact location."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Peter "Bachelor Pete" Petersen in Front of his Home]

Description: Photograph of a man, identified as Peter "Bachelor Pete" J. A. Petersen, standing before his home in Danevang, Texas. He is dressed in formal attire in a three piece suit. A small tree, a few windows, and the house's shingles can be seen in the back. There is hand-written text in pencil on the back of the photograph which reads, "Lester reproduced this from another picture. Thought you might want one." It then names the subject of the picture, "Batchelor Pete Petersen [sic]".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Gymnastics Team in a Circle]

Description: Postcard of a group of adolescent boys standing in a circle. They hold their arms outstretched on either side, forming a smaller circle in the middle where an adult male stands with his arms resting on each side. They are in front of a gymnasium in Minnesota, which is partially seen in the background. A few trees are off to the right. On the back of the postcard, hand-written text reads, "Gymnastics team in front of gym at Tyler MN. This building still in use 2001."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Sam and Christine Andersen Ingvardsen]

Description: Photograph of husband and wife, Sam and Christine Andersen Ingvardsen, in front of a two-story house in Danevang, Texas. A set of coupled columns run down the length of the patio of the house, and a railing runs along the balcony in the second floor. The man wears a dark-colored suit and a striped tie. The woman wears a knee-length, dark-colored dress with a bow on her neck. A decorative, linear design runs along the border of the photograph. Hand-written text on the back of the photograph lists their names.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Photograph of Iver Wind, Sibyle Wind, and Chris Brodsgaard]

Description: Photograph of two men and a woman standing on a large cement step. They are in front of a closed doorway underneath an overhang. A decorative, circular motif runs along the edge of the overhang. From left to right, they have been identified as Iver (Jack) Wind, Sibyle Wind, and Chris Brodsgaard. The men both wear suits. The woman has an intricately tied hairstyle adorned with braiding in the back. She wears a knee-length, belted dress with three lace bands running along the width of the skirt. Hand-written text on the back of the photograph lists their names.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Photograph of Andrea Skow]

Description: Photograph of a woman standing with her hands behind her back in front of a house. Different types of plants and bushes line the side of the house, and they have been bordered off with a short, white-picket fence. The woman wears a light-colored top with what appears to be an anchor embroidered on the left side of the blouse. She also has a floral-print apron tied around her waist. Hand-written text on the back of the photograph identifies her as Andrea Skow.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Hansen and Wind Families in the Woods]

Description: Photograph of a group of men, women, and children standing amongst short grasses in front of a wooden area. Names have been provided but it cannot be stated with certainty to whom they apply. Hand-written text in pencil on the back of the photograph reads, "This was taken down at the woods we had a pretty good time". A stamp in purple reads, "Fox-Tone Print Fox Co San Antonio, Tex.".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Photograph of Dorabel Hansen Dippel]

Description: Photograph of a woman, identified as Dorabel Hansen Dippel, standing before a two-story structure. A series of three windows are visible, as well as a fourth in the second story. There is a small plant behind her next to the house. The woman wears high-waisted trousers, a button-up cardigan with button-flap pockets, and a light-colored shirt. Her hands are behind her back and she smiles at the camera. Hand-written text on the back of the photograph lists her name.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Jimmy and Fannie Lou Wedding

Description: Photograph of a bride and groom and their parents at their wedding celebration. The bride has been identified as Mrs. Fanny Lou Sones, and her husband, on her left, as Jimmy E. Sones. Two more names have been provided but it cannot be stated with certainty to whom they apply. They stand behind a long table covered by a lace tablecloth. There is a three-tiered wedding cake, a large floral arrangement, a set of candles, and a large glass basin resting on top. Behind the wedding party, there are two doorways on either side and what appears to be a chalkboard. A rough, black patch of paper remains on the back of the photograph from where the photograph was torn out of as well as a hand-written note listing names.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Jimmy Sones Graduation Picture]

Description: Graduation photograph of a man identified as Jimmy Sones against a blank backdrop. His hair has been gelled upwards and parted to the right. He is looking slightly to the right above him. He wears a graduation gown with intricate pleating detail on his shoulders over a shirt and tie. Hand-written text on the back of the photograph lists his name. It also appears to lists the names of Jimmy's parents.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society