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Chris Christensen

Description: Color copy of a black and white original photograph depicting the driver side profile of an early model automobile carrying six individuals inside its cab. The automobile has a retractable roof and no side windows.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Jens and Larken Christensen

Description: Color copy print of a black and white original photograph depicting Jens Christensen and Larken Christensen standing against an automobile whose side profile is almost entirely visible. Jens wears a button-up shirt and pants and has one hand in his pocket. Larken stands to the left of him wearing a skirt, jacket, and a hat. She holds a purse in her right hand while her left hand is folded onto her right arm. Foliage is visible behind the car.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Hans Christensen

Description: Color copy print of an original black and white photograph of a man identified as a Hans Christensen standing next to an automobile seen from the back profile. The car has a soft top that extends to the lip of the car seat and has a window built into its back panel. It does not feature any windows on the side. Hans, who has his right hand on the car, has what appears to be a dog standing in front of him. In the background a barn with its door open is visible as well as a small silo to its right.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

First Auto in Danevang

Description: Black and white photograph of a family of 9 sitting in an early model automobile, which was the first automobile in Danevang according to accompanying information. The parents are situated in the front seat; the mother, who wears a long dress, holds an infant on her lap while the father, who wears a shirt, tie and a hat, holds the steering wheel with one hand and smiles at the camera. Six of the children are settled in the back compartment of the car. The eldest child holds a younger sibling in her lap and smiles at the camera. The car, whose entire left side is visible, is parked directly beside the exterior of a building that has one noticeable curtained window. Foliage is discernible behind the children in the backseat.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[View of a Building on a Street Lined with Palm Trees]

Description: Black and white photograph of a paved street and a three-story brick building that has numerous windows on either of its two visible facades. It is surrounded by palm trees, which line the paved street on which the building is located. A few automobiles are parked outside the building. A telephone pole is visible in the center of the picture; its connected telephone wires span to the left and the right.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Automobile Racing

Description: Copy negative of two automobiles in a race at West Texas Fair. There is a cloud of smoke coming from behind one car, and two men are running away from the smoke. In the background, there are other men walking and standing on the racetrack, and there is a crowd standing in bleachers. In the far background, a Ferris wheel is visible.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Automobile Racing

Description: Copy negative of a racetrack at West Texas Fair. There are two automobiles on the track, and a small crowd of people to the side. In the foreground, there is a man carrying folding chairs on top of a wooden platform, and there are men standing at a fence in front of the racetrack.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Automobile Racing

Description: Copy negative of a three-quarter view of an automobile in a field at West Texas Fair. The number "20" is on the back and side of the automobile. In the background, there is a short wooden fence.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Automobile Racing

Description: Copy negative of automobiles on a racetrack at West Texas Fair. There are five automobiles visible with numbers on them; from left to right the numbers are "18," "44," "11," "34," and "27." Around each automobile, there is a small group of men.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Automobile Racing

Description: Copy negative of eight automobiles on a racetrack at West Texas Fair. The automobiles are in two rows of four, and all have men in them. From left to right, four of the automobiles have visible numbers on them: "7-11," "2," "12," and "20." There is a man standing behind two of the automobiles. In the background, there is a crowd of people standing in bleachers.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Automobile Racing

Description: Copy negative of an unidentified man in a race automobile at West Texas Fair. The automobile has the number "4" on the front and side, and also says "Chrevrolet" on the side. There is also a man behind the automobile. In the background, there is a crowd of people, fair tents, and a Ferris wheel.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Automobile Racing

Description: Copy negative of a group of automobiles on a racetrack at West Texas Fair. Standing around each automobile are small groups of men. In the foreground, there is a low wooden fence.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Automobile Racing

Description: Copy negative of a man identified as Frank Lockhart, Indianapolis 500 winner, sitting in an automobile. There are two men standing behind the automobile. They are in front of a wooden fence. Text on the photograph says "Frank Lockhart 23 Year Old Dirt Track Star Making His Debut on 'Miller Special' Team 500 Mile Race Indpls. Motor Speedway May 31, 1926 'Winner.'" In the right corner, there is text that says "Photo by W. Frank Jones Indpls."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Automobile Racing

Description: Copy negative of four automobiles in a line racing on a racetrack at West Texas Fair. The first two automobiles have visible numbers on the side; the first automobile has the number "20" on its side, and the second has the number "21" on its side and front. In front of the automobiles is a low wooden fence. In the bottom-right corner of the photograph, there is text that says "Photo," and the word "Cosby" going down from the "O" in "Photo."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Automobile Racing

Description: Copy negative of a group of automobiles parked to the side of a racetrack at West Texas Fair. There is a crowd of people gathered around them, and there is a small group of people in a small tower with an American flag on the top of it.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Arnold Juhl in Baseball Uniform

Description: Copy negative of Arnold Juhl dressed in a baseball uniform. He is sitting in an automobile with his knees up and looking to the side.
Date: 1921
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Paul Vera in Galveston]

Description: Photograph of Paul Vera in Galveston, early 1940s.
Date: 194u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Burnham Executive van (with or without power tailgates)

Description: Design of a 22 foot executive van featuring: With and without 4000 lb power tailgates ; Tire size - 900 x 20 ; Aero-Logistic tie-offs in walls and floors ; nylon strapping - 3500 lb test; cubic capacity - 1300 cu. ft. All the drawings have indicated the exact measurements in height, length and width.
Date: unknown
Creator: Burnham
Item Type: Image
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Walter Falls by an Automobile]

Description: A photograph of Walter Falls. He is dressed in a black overcoat, white pants, and dark shoes. He is wearing a white fedora style hat with a small dark band around the middle of it. He is opening the door to an early 1900s automobile. Walter Falls is a relative of Jett (Johnny, Jetty) Falls.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Euless Public Library

Automobile Racing

Description: Copy negative of an unidentified man sitting in a race automobile. The automobile has the number "11" on the side and front. Behind the automobile is the racetrack, and in the background, there is a crowd of people standing in bleachers.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Lyndon B. Johnson Day in Abilene

Description: Copy negative of many unidentified people at the Abilene Municipal Airport on Lyndon B. Johnson Day. Some are holding signs supporting John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson for President and Vice President. A car from KRBC News is visible. Other automobiles and airplanes are visible in the background. A flight tower and Abilene Aviation Co. hangars are visible behind the crowd.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Lyndon B. Johnson Day in Abilene

Description: Photograph of many unidentified people at the Abilene Municipal Airport on Lyndon B. Johnson Day. Automobiles are visible amidst the crowd. A flight tower is visible in the background.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Fort Concho, Cavalry Barracks 1 and 2

Description: Photograph of cavalry barracks 1 and 2 at Fort Concho. A tall building with a red roof can be seen in the background near Texas and American flags, and a white truck is parked between the two barrack buildings.
Date: August 2, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Sallie and Joe Griffin by an Automobile]

Description: A photograph of Sallie (Sarah Ruth Falls) and her husband Joe Griffin standing in front of an early 1900s automobile on a dirt road. Sallie Griffin is wearing a fur-trimmed full length coat, and Joe Griffin is wearing a casual, light-colored suit with a light-colored hat. Sallie is a relative of Jett (Johnny, Jetty) Falls.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Euless Public Library