International & Great Northern Railroad.; Railroad stations - San Antonio (Tex.); Commerce Street (San Antonio, Tex.)
Photograph shows station from across railroad track. Baggage rooms (left), shed (right) and, in background, north and west elevations of the passenger depot, 1521 W. Commerce Street, during final phases of construction.
Photograph shows studio portrait of Carl Gustafson, seated, Hanna Lavaas Gustafson standing with her hand on his shoulder and holding a bouquet. She wears a long white dress, not a wedding dress. They were residents of Crosby, Tex.
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.