[Helen Hall Library Dedication Ceremony]

One of 130 photographs in the series: Helen Hall Library Collection available on this site.

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Photograph of a group of people bowing their heads at the dedication ceremony for Helen Hall Library. The scene takes place right outside the entrance of the library. Some people, who are mostly elderly, are seated. Others are standing, including Walter Hall, husband and widower of the library's namesake. A table is set up with a podium and a microphone on the sidewalk just in front of the building.

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1 photograph : col. ; 4 x 6 in.

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Kiecke, Albert February 28, 1988.

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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 12 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 a group of people bowing their heads at the dedication ceremony for Helen Hall Library. The scene takes place right outside the entrance of the library. Some people, who are mostly elderly, are seated. Others are standing, including Walter Hall, husband and widower of the library's namesake. A table is set up with a podium and a microphone on the sidewalk just in front of the building.

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1 photograph : col. ; 4 x 6 in.

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  • February 28, 1988

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  • Nov. 17, 2012, 7:39 p.m.

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  • Sept. 29, 2018, 2:35 p.m.

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  • 29.504383, -95.093054

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Kiecke, Albert. [Helen Hall Library Dedication Ceremony], photograph, February 28, 1988; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth279094/: accessed April 25, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting League City Helen Hall Library.