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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

Arapaho Road at North Central Expressway 1988, Richardson, Texas

Description: Elevated view of the intersection of Arapaho Road and North Central Expressway, looking north. The elevated portion of the expressway is not paved; it only has support beams. Motor vehicles are stopped at the intersection. On the SE corner of the intersection is an Exxon gas station, behind is a sign and car lot for OK Used Cars; then the Texas Industries Concrete facility. On the horizon are the railroad and Greenville Avenue intersections with Arapaho Road. On the NE corner is the Super Motor Co., then the Decorator's Drapery Workroom. On the horizon, at the left side of the photograph, is the Ramada Renaissance Hotel (now the Richardson Hotel), built in 1986.
Date: 1988
Partner: Richardson Public Library

[Business Division]

Description: Photograph of the North Lake College Business Division employees taken about 1988. There is a clock on the wall showing about 3:05. Five people are sitting. Four on regular height chairs and one man in the center on a higher stool.
Date: 1988
Partner: Dallas County Community College District

[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

[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

[Flag of the 103rd Infantry Division]

Description: Photograph of a flag representing the 103rd Infantry Division of the U.S. Army, a unit that served in World War II. The flag features the number 103, the letter "M," and an emblem of two crossed rifles. A handwritten note on the back of the photo states that the flag is "mounted and stands erect" in the Orlando, Florida home of the chapter's commander, who was Joseph Kilgore's commander during his service.
Date: May 1988
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

Greenville Avenue, Elevated View 1988, Richardson, Texas

Description: Elevated view, looking south, of Greenville Avenue starting from the Main Street intersection. On the near left/east is the Exterior Rolling Shutter Co. building, with an "L" shaped retail building behind, facing south and west. The spires of the First Baptist Church at Philips and Greenville are visible. On the right/west side of the street is the Din Hao Market, P&R Auto Supply, houses and trees. In the back, on the right, is the RISD Administration building and the large bus barn. On the horizon, from left to right, are the Abrams Centre building, built in 1982, downtown Dallas, and buildings along Central Expressway.
Date: 1988
Partner: Richardson Public Library

[Helen Hall Library At Night]

Description: Photograph of the Helen Hall Library building at night. The exterior is characterized by segmental arches and pillars; outdoor lighting within the open walkway provides ample light.
Date: February 28, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library