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[American Legion Members in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of American Legion members walking in the 34th annual League City Village Festival parade. Leading in front two rows of American Legion members. They are holding a U.S. flag and a navy blue League City American Legion flag. Parade spectators are visible sitting on the curb.
Date: May 7, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Child with Headstones]

Description: Photograph of a young girl, Lynn, standing between two headstones at Sutherlin Cemetery in Russelville, Indiana. The headstone on the left is that of Margarete Britton Sutherlin.
Date: July 7, 1979
Partner: Private Collection of the Sutherlin Family

[Church's Chicken Mascot in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of an individual in a chicken costume representing a restaurant called Church's Fried Chicken. The mascot is walking in the 34th annual League City Village Fest parade on Kansas Street. A few cars, trailers, and floats are following close behind. Children in the crowd of spectators are stepping outward toward the mascot, who is waving to them.
Date: May 7, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[City Councilman in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of a black convertible carrying passengers in the 32nd annual League City Village Fest parade on Kansas Street. Amongst the passengers is Chester Davis, a city councilman; a sign posted on the driver-side of the car emphasizes this fact. To the left of that sign is another that reads, "Bill West Garage."
Date: May 7, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[City Councilwoman in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of a white antique convertible coasting in the 32nd annual League City Village Fest parade on Kansas Street. According to a sign posted on the driver-side, the passenger riding in the back is Catherine Palermo, city councilwoman. The convertible is adorned with pink and white roses. She is waving at the parade spectators as the driver steers the car.
Date: May 7, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[City Street Before a Parade]

Description: Photograph of crowds gathered on the side of Main Street just before the procession starts for League City's 34th annual Village Fair Parade. The two-way road is mostly clear of any traffic.
Date: May 7, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Clear Creek High School Band in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of the Clear Creek High School Mighty Wildcat Band marching in the 34th annual League City Village Fest parade on Kansas Street. Leading the band in the parade are three band members who are carrying between them a banner bearing the band's name and an image of their mascot. Directly behind them, the color guard is marching while holding up their flags.
Date: May 7, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[County Judge in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of Galveston County Judge Ray Holbrook riding a white convertible in the 34th annual League City Village Fair Parade. The car is festooned in red flowers and has a sign posted on the driver side that clarifies Judge Holbrook's identity.
Date: May 7, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Elk Lodge Membership Card]

Description: Membership card for Elk Lodge belonging to John H. Sutherlin. It reads: "No. 502. Durango, Colo., Lodge No. 507, B. P. O. Elks. This is to Certify that Bro. John H. Sutherlin has paid dues to Oct. 1st, 1909 and at the date of issuing this card was in good standing in said lodge. Dated 7 day of June 1909."
Date: June 7, 1909
Partner: Private Collection of the Sutherlin Family

[Fire Fighters in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of the League City firefighters in the 34th annual League City Village Fest parade on Kansas Street. They are driving a fire truck with some young passengers seated high up in the cab. Signs for local businesses are in view just beyond the fire truck.
Date: May 7, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Fire Truck in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of a red fire truck in the 34th annual League City Village Fest parade on Kansas Street. The fire truck belongs to the League City Fire Department, according to text on the driver-side door. A firefighter riding in the back of the truck is partially visible.
Date: May 7, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Flautists Marching in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of the flautist section of the Clear Creek High School Marching Band, walking in the 34th annual League City Village Fest parade on Kansas Street. Standing in formation, the flautists are all in uniform, which consists of maroon pants and white shirts.
Date: May 7, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Float in a League City Parade]

Description: Photograph of members of the Chicken Club, a non-profit youth organization affiliated with the Lions Club Association. A man driving a Ford blue tractor is hauling a trailer of kids down Kansas Street through the 32nd annual League City Village Fest parade. The trailer's decor features hay stacks and clusters of blue, yellow and white balloons. The club members are all school-aged children wearing similar outfits: a yellow Chicken Club t-shirt and blue jeans.
Date: May 7, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[High School Marching Band in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of the Clear Creek High School marching band walking in formation at the 34th annual League City Village Fest parade on Kansas Street. The french horn section is in view, while the trumpet section follows close behind. The band members are all in uniform which consists of a white shirt and maroon pants.
Date: May 7, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Home Service Memorial Pamphlet]

Description: This pamphlet describes the memorial service held by the First Baptist Church of Paris, TX to honor the soldiers from Lamar County who were killed during World War I. The front cover features text identifying the event to be held as a Home Service Memorial conducted by the American Red Cross "For the sons of Lamar County who have given their lives in service of their country" at the First Baptist Church of Paris, Texas on March 7th, 1919. The inside of the pamphlet contains a program guide to the memorial events, including a list of hymns to be sung and masses read, as well as an honor roll of the fallen soldiers for whom the memorial was conducted. Jett Falls name on the third page under the list of Honor Roll individuals, tenth from the top.
Date: March 7, 1919
Partner: Euless Public Library

[Mayor of League City in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of the mayor of League City, Joe Lamb, driving a maroon antique car down Kansas Street in the 34th annual League City Village Fest parade. A sign posted on the driver-side door emphasizes his identity. There are two passengers in the car with Mayor Lamb. A few parade spectators are visible standing on the side of the road.
Date: May 7, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Police Car in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of a black police car coasting in the 34th annual League City Village Fair Parade on Kansas Street. The police car belongs to the League City Police Department according to the graphic text on the side of the car. The policeman driving the car has one of his hands extended out the window. Parade spectators are visible sitting and standing on the side of the road.
Date: May 7, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library