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[American Red Cross Representatives]

Description: Photograph of a group of women in the League City Red Cross, sitting together at a small table and making blankets. According to a handwritten note on the back, most of the women are identified from left to right as the wives of their husbands, namely: Mrs. O.V. King, Mrs. John P. Atkinson, Mrs. Salmon, Mrs. Birkmeyer, and Mrs. Benson.
Date: 191u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[The Butler Building]

Description: Photograph of the Butler Building, a historic two-story League City building located on Second Street which was then known as King's Trail. A few horses and horse-drawn wagons are parked just outside the building. Three men are standing in the open doorway of the building; the man on the far right is John P. Atkinson, according to accompanying information.
Date: December 29, 1909
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[The Butler Building]

Description: Photograph of the Butler Building, a historic two-story League City building located on Second Street which was then known as King's Trail. Two horses, one of them tethered to a wagon, are standing just outside the building. Several men are standing in a line near the building entrance; one of the men is John P. Atkinson, according to accompanying information.
Date: December 29, 1909
Creator: Schlueter, F. J.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Butler Ranch Headquarters]

Description: Photograph of the Butler Ranch Headquarters in League City, Texas. The ranch bordered what are now FM 518, Kansas Street and Walker Street. Cows are fenced-in in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Cattle at Butler Ranch Headquarters]

Description: Photograph of the cattle belonging to George Washington Butler at Butler Ranch Headquarters in League City, Texas. The ranch bordered what are now FM 518, Kansas Street and Walker Street. The cows are grazing on the grass in front of the ranch house.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Cattle at Butler Ranch Headquarters]

Description: Photograph of the cattle belonging to George Washington Butler at Butler Ranch Headquarters in League City, Texas. The ranch bordered what are now FM 518, Kansas Street and Walker Street. The cows are grazing on the grass in front of the ranch house.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Children with American Red Cross Representatives]

Description: Photograph of a large group of children seated together with a few American Red Cross representatives in front of a bandstand in league City. They are all wearing nurse caps with the Red Cross emblem on the front. A Red Cross flag is hung up behind them.
Date: 191u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[City-Wide Halloween Prank]

Description: Postcard photograph of five children in front of a building with multiple signs on Main Street (now Second Street) in League City. A note on the back of the postcard states that they are looking west toward the railroad station and that this is a Halloween prank.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Dismuke House]

Description: Photograph of the Dismuke House, which was located on the west side of South Kansas Street near the League City School in League City, Texas. Billy Dismuke worked for the Butlers. Three young children are posed with two dogs in front of the wooden house.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[George Washington Butler at Butler Ranch Headquarters]

Description: Photograph of George Washington Butler (far right) and friends at Butler Ranch Headquarters in League City, Texas. The ranch bordered what are now FM 518, Kansas Street and Walker Street. The men are on horseback in front of the ranch buildings.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[League City Masonic Lodge]

Description: Photograph of the side of the League City Masonic Lodge and the large tree next to it. A note on the back of the photograph states that the tree was cut down in 1939 or 1940.
Date: 1939
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[League City Masonic Lodge]

Description: Photograph of the side of the League City Masonic Lodge and the large tree next to it. A note on the back of the photograph states that the tree was cut down in 1939 or 1940.
Date: 1939
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[The League City Methodist Church]

Description: Photograph of the Methodist Church in League City, Texas. The church has a tall steeple and a wooden fence in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[League City Railroad Shop]

Description: Photograph of the historic League City Railroad Shop, a warehouse building with a wide entrance. The shop workers are gathered together in front of the warehouse. According to a handwritten note on the back, the man at the center wearing the vest is O.V. King and to his right is R.H. Scholes, the superintendent or foreman.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[League City Rodeo]

Description: Photograph of a crowd of people in cowboy attire, gathered in a field at the League City Rodeo.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[League City Rodeo]

Description: Photograph of a few men on horseback at the League City Rodeo. A few spectators standing near their parked antique cars are visible in the distance.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[League City Rodeo]

Description: Photograph of a man on horseback at the League City Rodeo, although his figure is blurry. A group of spectators in cowboy attire are standing near the rider.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[League City Rodeo]

Description: Photograph of three men on horseback, riding in a field at the League City Rodeo.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[League City Rodeo]

Description: Photograph of a few men on horseback at the League City Rodeo; only their silhouettes are visible. The silhouettes of a few spectators standing near their parked antique cars are visible in the distance.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[League City School]

Description: Postcard photograph of the front entrance of League City School, nicknamed "The Big School," located on South Kansas Street. A note on the back of the postcard states that the building was built in 1912 or 1915 and housed third grade to high school classes.
Date: 1912
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[League City School]

Description: Postcard photograph of the League City School, nicknamed "The Big School." South Kansas Street is on the right side of the image, and power lines are in the foreground. A note on the back of the postcard states that the building was built in 1912 or 1915.
Date: 1912
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[League City School]

Description: Photograph of League City School, a two-story brick building that served as a grade school. A group of students are gathered by the wooden fence just outside the school.
Date: 192u
Creator: Schlueter, F. J.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[League City School Fourth Grade Class, 1920]

Description: Photograph of the 1920 fourth grade class of League City School, also known as the big school. The building, which is partially visible behind the class, has a brick exterior. The class is arranged in three rows; the first two rows are seated while the third row is standing. According to writing on the back, the name of the sixth girl from the left on the middle row is Flora Atkinson.
Date: 1920
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[The Little Green School]

Description: Photograph of a building in League City known as the Little Green School. A layer of snow covers the ground and the roof. A tree branch jutting out from the right is partially visible.
Date: 1924
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library