[Arrival of the Texas Limited Train]

One of 151 photographs in the series: Albert Kiecke Scrapbook 2 available on this site.

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Photograph of a welcome banner being stretched across the train tracks just by League Park. A crowd of people gathered near the banner and behind the white picket fence on the right are awaiting the arrival of the Texas Limited train.

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1 photograph : col. ; 4 x 6 in.

Creation Information

Kiecke, Albert February 4, 1993.

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

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League City Helen Hall Library

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Description

Photograph of a welcome banner being stretched across the train tracks just by League Park. A crowd of people gathered near the banner and behind the white picket fence on the right are awaiting the arrival of the Texas Limited train.

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1 photograph : col. ; 4 x 6 in.

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Texas History Collection

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  • February 4, 1993

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Kiecke, Albert. [Arrival of the Texas Limited Train], photograph, February 4, 1993; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth279506/: accessed November 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting League City Helen Hall Library.