[Man Fishing at Clear Creek]

One of 72 photographs in the series: Joseph C. Kilgore Collection available on this site.

Description

Photograph of Chester Knight, father of Zonnie Knight Kilgore, fishing in a row boat on the banks of Clear Creek in League City. The bridge in the background is Clear Creek Bridge; it was once the connection between Galveston County to Harris County. It was demolished upon construction of Highway 3.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 13 x 10 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. August 1939.

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This photograph 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 100 times . More information about this photograph 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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Photograph of Chester Knight, father of Zonnie Knight Kilgore, fishing in a row boat on the banks of Clear Creek in League City. The bridge in the background is Clear Creek Bridge; it was once the connection between Galveston County to Harris County. It was demolished upon construction of Highway 3.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 13 x 10 cm.

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Texas History Collection

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  • August 1939

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  • Nov. 17, 2012, 7:39 p.m.

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[Man Fishing at Clear Creek], photograph, August 1939; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth278997/: accessed October 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting League City Helen Hall Library.