[League City School]

One of 38 postcards in the series: Caroline Atkinson D'Etchegoyen Collection available on this site.

Description

Postcard photograph of the League City School, nicknamed "The Big School." South Kansas Street is on the right side of the image, and power lines are in the foreground. A note on the back of the postcard states that the building was built in 1912 or 1915.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1912.

Context

This postcard is part of the collection entitled: Texas History Collection and was provided by League City Helen Hall Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 37 times . More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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League City Helen Hall Library

League City residents organized the Library in 1971. It was renamed in 1985 in honor of one of the charter members Helen Hall. Today, it's one of the busiest and largest libraries in the Galveston County Library System and is also a member of the Houston Area Library System.

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Description

Postcard photograph of the League City School, nicknamed "The Big School." South Kansas Street is on the right side of the image, and power lines are in the foreground. A note on the back of the postcard states that the building was built in 1912 or 1915.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.

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Texas History Collection

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Creation Date

  • 1912

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Start & End Dates

  • 1912 - 1915

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  • Nov. 17, 2012, 7:39 p.m.

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[League City School], postcard, 1912; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth278931/: accessed July 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting League City Helen Hall Library.