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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

[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

[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: 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

[Little Green School: First Grace Class, 1918]

Description: Photograph of the 1918 first grade class of League City School, also known as the big school. The class is arranged in three rows; the first two rows are seated while the third row is standing. Behind them is a wooden fence. According to writing on the back, the name of the girl seated at the end of the middle row is Flora Atkinson. Their teacher, Miss Labuzan, stands behind the class to the right.
Date: 1918
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Little Green School: First Grade Class]

Description: Postcard featuring on the front a class portrait of the 1917 first grade class of the Little Green School in League City. They are arranged in three rows outside of the school building; the first two rows are seated while the third row is standing. According to writing on the back of the postcard, the little girl on the first row in the dark sweater is Flora Atkinson. The information also state that the first grade teacher was Miss Labuzan.
Date: 1917
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Postcard of a Boat on Clear Creek]

Description: Postcard featuring a photograph on the front of a boat party on Clear Creek. The boat belonged to Luke Johnson and was a new acquisition at the time the photograph was taken. Johnson's party are dressed in festive attire.
Date: 1911
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Postcard of League City Railroad Station]

Description: Postcard that features a scene at the League City railroad station. A scattered group of men are loading a railroad car with boxes of produce that have been brought on site in wagons.
Date: 191u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Railroad Shop Interior]

Description: Photograph of the interior of the League City Railroad Shop, where several of the working men are gathered to pose for a picture. A narrative on the back, written by someone named Caroline in 1971, identifies a few men in the photograph: O.V. King, K.H. Scholes (who was the superintendent or foreman), Perry Johnson, and Percy H. Yoeland.
Date: unknown
Creator: Loraine, Harry
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Red Cross Nurses]

Description: Photograph of a large group of American Red Cross nurses seated together in front of a bandstand in League City. They are arranged in three rows with the first two sitting and the last row standing. Each Red Cross member is wearing a nurse's cap with the emblem on the front. An American flag is hanging behind them. According to handwritten notes on the back, two of the women on the right with the Red Cross flag draped over their laps are identified as Mrs. O.V. King and Mrs. John P. Atkinson.
Date: 191u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Snowy Christmas Scene]

Description: Photograph of a snowy field in League City where a group of playing. A large tree branch hangs low in the foreground. A handwritten note in pencil is scrawled across the top of the photo.
Date: 1921
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Three Women at Clear Creek Bridge]

Description: Photograph of three women, each wearing Victorian-style attire, sitting together in a small row boat at Clear Creek Bridge which once stood at the end of Kansas Street in League City. The bridge, part of which is visible in the background, was the main road between Houston and Galveston until its demolition before Highway 3 was built.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library