601 Kipp

601 Kipp

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a house at 601 Kipp in Kemah, Texas. The wooden house is constructed with stilts in preparation for high tidal waters. Some flowers are planted to the right of a walkway leading to the porch entrance. A shed is partially visible in the background.
Contributing Partner: Kemah Historical Society
Aerial View of Kemah

Aerial View of Kemah

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: None
Contributing Partner: Kemah Historical Society
Pauline and Frank Scholt

Pauline and Frank Scholt

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Pauline and Frank Scholt in a horse-drawn carriage crossing a bridge. Three unidentified people are also pictured.
Contributing Partner: Kemah Historical Society
Louise Giddens and school kids

Louise Giddens and school kids

Date: c. 1911-12
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Rose Kipp, Ella Rentz, Emma Gordon, Dorothy White, and several unidentified children. This is a picture of the school children at the school that John Henry Kipp, Sr. started. The teacher, Louise Giddens, is the tallest woman in the picture. The girl next to the teacher is Ella Kipp the oldest of John Henry Kipp, Jr's children and the boy on the other side of the teacher is Henry Kipp. The girl next to Henry is Elva or Elvie Kipp. The girl in front of Elvie and Henry is Leota Kipp. The girl in the back next to Elvie is Rose Kipp and the boy next to her is John Lee (called Lee) Kipp. All of the children named were the children of John Henry Kipp, Jr.
Contributing Partner: Kemah Historical Society
Sportsman's Restaurant

Sportsman's Restaurant

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Sportsman's Restaurant in Kemah, Texas. Water has risen to the door of the one-story brick building. A sign advertising "Fine Foods" is affixed above the entrance. An American flag is visible in the background.
Contributing Partner: Kemah Historical Society
Miss Sellar's Class

Miss Sellar's Class

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Miss Sellar and her class. Miss Sellar stands to the right of the unidentified children whom are sitting and standing on a bench outside of the schoolhouse in Kemah, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Kemah Historical Society
School fence

School fence

Date: c. 1945
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of nine unidentified children sitting on a wooden fence in front of a white wooden school building in Kemah, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Kemah Historical Society
Rocket Lounge, Ben Blackledge, Mayor for 27 years

Rocket Lounge, Ben Blackledge, Mayor for 27 years

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Ben Blackledge, the mayor of Kemah, Texas for 27 years, and the interior of Rocket Lounge. Three men sit on stools at the bar counter, and a man stands behind the bar. Cigars and beer are vended behind the bar, and several tables, chairs, and booths are placed throughout the lounge. A table shuffleboard is also visible.
Contributing Partner: Kemah Historical Society
Ms. Rice and class

Ms. Rice and class

Date: c. 1946
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Ms. Rice and her class in 1946 in Kemah, Texas. Ms. Rice and 21 unidentified children pose on the steps of a wooden building.
Contributing Partner: Kemah Historical Society
Rocket Lounge

Rocket Lounge

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of four unidentified people and the interior of Rocket Lounge of Kemah, Texas. A smiling man stands behind the bar counter, and a man faces the rear of the lounge with a cigar in his hand. In the background, a man with a hat plays a bowling arcade game. Another unidentified person sits at a table with two pitchers and an ash tray. Several stools are places in front of the bar counter, and tables and chairs are placed throughout the rest of the room. Restrooms and jukeboxes are also visible in the background.
Contributing Partner: Kemah Historical Society
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