Heinz Joachim Held Slides

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Heinz Joachim Held Slides

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Heinz Joachim Held (b. 1928) was a German exchange student at Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary for the academic year of 1952-1953. After his return to Germany, he earned a doctorate of theology from Heidelberg University and was ordained in November 1957. He served as a parish pastor in Germany before taking a teaching position in Buenos Aires. Held became the president of the La Plata Evangelical Church until he returned to Germany in 1975.

The complete collection inventory for the Heinz Joachim Held slides is available here: http://www.austinseminary.edu/page.cfm?p=684

These slides depict Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary, the University of Texas at Austin, Mo-Ranch, and Austin, Texas during 1952-1953. Also included are images of two parades: a University of Texas at Austin round-up and a celebration commemorating the inauguration of Governor Allan Shivers.

Items in the Heinz Joachim Held Slides Collection

The Kirby High School band in front of the capitol during the inauguration parade for Allan Shivers as Governor of Texas (January 20, 1953)

The Kirby High School band in front of the capitol during the inauguration parade for Allan Shivers as Governor of Texas (January 20, 1953)

One of the Kilgore Rangerettes performs in front of a black and white car during the inauguration parade for Allan Shivers as Governor of Texas as a crowd watches. (January 20, 1953)

Two Kilgore Rangerettes pose in front of the Texas State Capitol during the inauguration parade for Allan Shivers as Governor of Texas. Another Rangerette is standing in the background by a blue car. (January 20, 1953)

The Kilgore Rangerettes march past the Texas State Capitol building during the inauguration parade for Allan Shivers as Governor of Texas. (January 20, 1953)

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