[Fifth Grade Class at James H. Ross Elementary School, 1972-73]

One of 16 photographs in the series: Mary Howard Collection available on this site.

Description

Photograph of a fifth grade class during the 1972-1973 school year at James H. Ross Elementary School, formally known as Newport Elementary School, in League City, Texas. The 26 students are arranged in 4 rows in front of a velvet curtain. Two adults stand on either side of the first row; on the left is Mr. Little and on the right is Mrs. Witt. A small marquee board with the class information is set in front of them. The photo is set inside a folded card.

Physical Description

1 photograph : col. ; 13 x 17 cm., on card stock 18 x 45 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

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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 32 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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  • Howard, Mary Mary Howard was an elementary school teacher in League City.

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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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  • Main Title: [Fifth Grade Class at James H. Ross Elementary School, 1972-73]
  • Series Title: Mary Howard Collection

Description

Photograph of a fifth grade class during the 1972-1973 school year at James H. Ross Elementary School, formally known as Newport Elementary School, in League City, Texas. The 26 students are arranged in 4 rows in front of a velvet curtain. Two adults stand on either side of the first row; on the left is Mr. Little and on the right is Mrs. Witt. A small marquee board with the class information is set in front of them. The photo is set inside a folded card.

Physical Description

1 photograph : col. ; 13 x 17 cm., on card stock 18 x 45 cm.

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Texas History Collection

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  • 1972 - 1973

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Nov. 17, 2012, 7:39 p.m.

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[Fifth Grade Class at James H. Ross Elementary School, 1972-73], photograph, Date Unknown; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth279088/: accessed May 26, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting League City Helen Hall Library.