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    • Interview with Margaret N. Williams, 1979

    • Williams, Margaret N.; Crystal City Internment Camp (Crystal City, Tex.).; Japanese Americans.; German Americans.
    • Crystal City, Texas One of first to start work at the Crystal City Internment Camp, Margaret Williams describes physical features and employees of the camp which opened in October of 1942 with German and Japanese famillies arriving the following ...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Men skinning beef carcass on the Wilhelm Ranch, Menard County, Texas

    • Wilhelm Ranch (Menard County, Tex.); German Americans.; Slaughtering and slaughterhouses.; Ranches - Menard County (Tex.); Shepherds - Menard County (Tex.); Cowboys - Menard County (Tex.); German Americans.; Mexican Americans.
    • Photograph shows Fritz Wilhelm (left) holding one side of the skin. Nearby is Stefan de los Santos ( looking at camera on right), the ranch sheep boss.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Carl Brockmann

    • German Americans.; Merchants - Fredericksburg (Tex.); German Americans.
    • Photograph shows studio portrait of Carl Brockmann.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Fritz Wilhelm butchering a beef on the Wilhelm Ranch, Menard County, Texas

    • German Americans.; Slaughtering and slaughterhouses - Menard County (Tex.); Ranches - Menard County (Tex.); Shepherds.; Cowboys.; German Americans.; Mexican Americans.; Wilhelm Ranch (Menard County, Tex.)
    • Photograph shows Fritz Wilhelm (left) at work. Standing nearby is Stefan de los Santos ( far right), the ranch sheep boss.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • John Ottfried Meusebach

    • Fredericksburg (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows bust portrait of Meusebach.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Cigar manufacturing notice for Charles H. Schiege, Jr.

    • German Americans.; Notice (Law); Cigar industry.
    • Photograph shows a cigar manufacturing notice that reads: "Charles H. Schiege, Jr., Round Top. NOTICE: The Manufacturer of the Cigars herein contained has complied with all the requirements of the law. Every person is cautioned, not to use either...
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Cigar manufacture notice for Charles H. Schiege Jr.

    • German Americans.; Notice (Law); Cigar industry.
    • Photograph shows a cigar manufacturing notice for Charles H. Schiege, Jr. Notice reads: "Charles H. Schiege, Jr., Round Top. NOTICE: The Manufacturer of the Cigars herein contained has complied with all the requirements of the law. Every person...
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Mrs. George Wahrmund's millinery and dressmaking shop, Fredericksburg, Tex.

    • German Americans.; Millinery.; Dressmakers - Fredericksburg (Tex.); Stores & shops - Fredericksburg (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows women and children standing in front of the two-story building on San Saba Street. The sign shows'' Mrs. Geo. Wahrmund / Millinary [sic{rcub} Dressmaking.'' Living quarters for the Wahrmund family on second story. George and Elise...
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Group at picnic in San Antonio, Texas.

    • German Americans.
      Picnicking.
    • Photograph shows group--some seated, others kneeling on ground. Some identified with numbers: 1. Albert F. Beckmann; 2. Mary Guenther; 3. Amanda Wagner; 4. Adolph Wagner; and 5. Tillie Guenther.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Charles Henry Nimitz, Sr.

    • German Americans.
    • Photograph shows bust portrait (carte-de-visite) of Charles Henry Nimitz, Sr., Fredericksburg, Texas, hotelier, organizer of the Gillespie Rifles during the Civil War, and grandfather of Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Dr. John Herff, Sr.

    • German Americans.
      Physicians.
    • Photograph shows studio bust portrait of Dr. John Herff, Sr., husband of Eda Kampmann Herff and a surgeon in San Antonio, Texas.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Adolf Herff, Jr.

    • German Americans.
      Muscles.
      Physical fitness.
    • Photograph shows Adolf Herff, Jr. grandson of Ferdinand Ludwig Herff, without a shirt, looking at flexed muscle on his right arm.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Advertisement for H. L. Levy's Eureka Cigar Store in Austin, Texas

    • Eureka Cigar Store (Austin, Tex.); German Americans.; Cigar industry.; German language.; Newspapers.; Advertisements.
    • Photograph shows advertisement, in German language newspaper, with illustration of an Indian smoking a long stem pipe while lying on a large cigar.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Ferdinand V. Roemer

    • Geologists.
      German Americans.
      Immigrants, German.
    • Photograph shows bust portrait of Roemer.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Dr. Ferdinand Herff

    • Physicians.
      German Americans.
      Immigrants, German.
    • Photograph shows Dr. Herff, seated, with a cape over his shoulders.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Gravestone of Meta Mittman

    • Mittmann, Meta.; German Americans.; Immigrants, German.; Gravestones.; Cemeteries.
    • Photograph shows gravestone with German inscription.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Robert Justus Kleberg

    • Ranchers.
      German Americans.
      Immigrants, German.
    • Photograph shows portrait painting of Robert Justus Kleberg.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Gravestone of Alwin W. F. Heinsohn

    • Heinsohn, Alwin W. F.; German Americans.; Immigrants, German.; Gravestones.; Cemeteries.; Frelsburg (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows gravestone with German inscription.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Halftone of Dr. Ernst Kapp

    • Physicians - Sisterdale (Tex.); German Americans.; Immigrants, German.
    • Photograph shows profile portrait of Dr. Ernst Kapp.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Gravestone of Johannes W. J. Gerstmann

    • Gerstmann, Johannes W. J.; German Americans.; Immigrants, German.; Gravestones.; Cemeteries.; Frelsburg (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows gravestone with German inscription.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Dr. Ferdinand Herff, Sr.

    • Herff, Ferdinand, 1820-1912.; Physicians.; German Americans.; Immigrants, German.; San Antonio (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows studio bust portrait of Dr. Ferdinand Herff, Sr., a prominent San Antonio physician.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • In Degan's Cellar

    • Degan Brewery (San Antonio, Tex.); Wendish Americans.; German Americans.; Clubs - San Antonio (Tex.); Artists - San Antonio (Tex.); Beer.; Sorbian Americans.
    • Photograph shows members of an artists' group drinking beer inside Degan Brewery. Among the group are photographer Ernst Raba (with beard, seated second from left), Charles Simmang, Jr. (seated fourth from left), and Charles Stubenrauch (seated on...
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Members of the San Antonio artist colony wearing togas, early 1900s

    • San Antonio Artist Colony (San Antonio, Tex.); Wendish Americans.; German Americans.; Spanish Americans.; Immigrants, Spanish.; Sorbian Americans.; Clubs.; Artists.; Costumes - Greek.
    • Photograph shows the men dressed in togas and posed in heroic stances. L. to r. (standing): Alois Braun; Ernst Raba (photographer); Emil Hanschke; Carl Arno; Adolph Grasso; Joe Braun; and Richard Erler. L. to r. (sitting): Jose?? Arpa, and...
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Charles Stubenrauch and Charles Simmang, Jr., late 1890s

    • Sorbian Americans.; Wendish Americans.; German Americans.; Sculptors - San Antonio (Tex.); Artists - San Antonio (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows studio profile view of Charles Simmang, Jr, medalist and die sinker, and his teacher Charles Stubenrauch.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Anna Pueschel Striegler and son Robert

    • Striegler, O. W., Mrs.; Striegler, Robert.; Danish Americans.; German Americans.; Children's clothing.; Gillespie County (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows Anna (Mrs. Ove W.) Striegler, native Texan whose father was from Germany and mother from Denmark, posed with her son, both residents of Gillespie County, Texas.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Josephine Brucks and elementary school students, Castroville, Texas

    • Students - Castroville (Tex.)
      Teachers - Castroville (Tex.)
      Mexican Americans.
      German Americans.
      Alsatian Americans.
    • Photograph shows teacher and students posed outside the public school. Student in center is holding sign reading: ''Castroville High School.''
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Louis Schmidt house, Idlewild, Texas, ca. 1909

    • Houses - Idlewild (Tex.)
      Stairways - Idlewild (Tex.)
      Alsatian Americans.
      German Americans.
    • Photograph shows Louis Schmidt house with two large trees and a picket fence in front. Left to right are Ida Schmidt, Otto Bippert, Louis Schmidt and children Julia (born Oct. 1906) and Ada Bippert. The small house, with board and batten siding,...
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Stone house, Castroville, Texas, 1977

    • Houses - Castroville (Tex.); French Americans.; German Americans.; Castroville (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows stone house with a board and batten addition at the back.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • St. Louis Catholic Church, Castroville, Texas, 1977

    • St. Louis Catholic Church (Castroville, Tex.); Churches - Castroville (Tex.); French Americans.; German Americans.; Castroville (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows St. Louis Catholic Church and School (far right) and the northwest corner of Houston Square.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • St. Louis Catholic Church, Castroville, Texas, 1977

    • St. Louis Catholic Church (Castroville, Tex.); Churches - Castroville (Tex.); French Americans.; German Americans.; Castroville (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows St. Louis Catholic Church and portion of the old rectory building.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Christine R. Simmang and her grandchildren

    • Simmang, Frank.; Simmang, Emma.; Simmang, Christine R.; Simmang, Oscar.; Simmang, Lucy.; Simmang, Albert.; Simmang, Helen.; Wendish Americans.; German Americans.; Family portraits.; San Antonio (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows a studio portrait of Christine R. SImmang and her grandchildren: Oscar, Lucy, Albert, and Helen Simmang, the children of Frank and Emma Simmang.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • After the ball is over!

    • French Americans.; German Americans.; English Americans.; Photographers - Corpus Christi (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows (l. to r.) Emil Schuetze, photographer Louis De Planque (bottom), saloon keeper George Roberts (top), and Paul Nix.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Snapshot of brass band outside residence, D'Hanis, Texas

    • Bands (music)
      Alsatian Americans.
      French Americans.
      German Americans.
    • Photograph shows members of a brass band with their instruments. They are seated in yard outside a residence. Raymond Wolff (second from left) and Hubert Wolff (second from right).
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Interior of a general store, D'Hanis, Texas

    • General stores.
      Mexican Americans.
      Alsatian Americans.
      German Americans.
    • Photograph shows interior of store with employees and customers around counters. Grocery counter on left. Man on right brushes counter with feather duster.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Reverend and Mrs. John Kleinknecht

    • German Americans.; Immigrants, German.
      Methodist Church - Clergy.
    • Photograph shows studio portrait of the Reverend John Kleinknecht and his wife, Maria Mehr Kleinknecht. He was a Methodist minister and came to Texas in the late 1880's from Wurttenburg, Germany. He died in San Antonio, June 25, 1951.
    • General Photograph Collection

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