[Antique Carriage in a Parade]

Description:

Photograph of a black, old-fashioned carriage transporting costumed passengers in League City's sesquicentennial parade in honor of Texas' 150th birthday. The four passengers, seated in the rear cab of the carriage, are wearing clothing in the style of the mid-1800s. In keeping with the theme, the driver, who is seated in the front cab, is wearing a curly-haired wig. With the reins in hand, he drives the wagon down the major road in League City where the parade took place.

Creator(s): Kiecke, Albert
Location(s): United States - Texas - Galveston County - League City
Creation Date: April 19, 1986
Partner(s):
League City Helen Hall Library
Collection(s):
Texas History Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 3
Past 30 days: 0
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Creator (Photographer):
Kiecke, Albert

Albert Kiecke donated this collection.

Date(s):
  • Creation: April 19, 1986
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Galveston County - League City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
April 19, 1986
Description:

Photograph of a black, old-fashioned carriage transporting costumed passengers in League City's sesquicentennial parade in honor of Texas' 150th birthday. The four passengers, seated in the rear cab of the carriage, are wearing clothing in the style of the mid-1800s. In keeping with the theme, the driver, who is seated in the front cab, is wearing a curly-haired wig. With the reins in hand, he drives the wagon down the major road in League City where the parade took place.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : col. ; 4 x 6 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): sesquicentennial | civic events | carriages | costumes
Series Title: Albert Kiecke Scrapbook 1
Partner:
League City Helen Hall Library
Collection:
Texas History Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: LCHHL_01635
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth279279
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image