[Postcard of Main Street in League City]

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

Description

Postcard photograph of League City's Main Street (now Second Street) looking west toward the railroad station. The O. V. King house is third on the left. The postcard includes a short letter on the back and a Benjamin Franklin one cent stamp.

Physical Description

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

Creation Information

Schlueter, F. J. 1901.

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 164 times , with 7 in the last month . 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 League City's Main Street (now Second Street) looking west toward the railroad station. The O. V. King house is third on the left. The postcard includes a short letter on the back and a Benjamin Franklin one cent stamp.

Physical Description

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

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Texas History Collection

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Creation Date

  • 1901

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Nov. 17, 2012, 7:39 p.m.

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Schlueter, F. J. [Postcard of Main Street in League City], postcard, 1901; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth278937/: accessed June 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting League City Helen Hall Library.