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[Arrival of the Texas Limited Train]

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. The train is just behind the banner, which features a cartoon image of the train.
Date: February 4, 1993
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Arrival of the Texas Limited Train]

Description: Photograph of the Texas Limited train busting through a welcome banner stretched across the train tracks just by League Park. A crowd of people gathered near the tracks and behind the white picket fence on the right had been awaiting the incoming train.
Date: February 4, 1993
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Arrival of the Texas Limited Train]

Description: Photograph of the Texas Limited train busting through a welcome banner that had been stretched across the train tracks just by League Park. A crowd of people gathered near the tracks rush to welcome the train's arrival.
Date: February 4, 1993
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Arrival of the Texas Limited Train]

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.
Date: February 4, 1993
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Celebration in League Park]

Description: Photograph of a man speaking at the celebration in League Park for the inaugural stop of the Texas Limited train. He is a bespectacled man in a suit standing at a podium on a wooden deck. Celebratory balloons are tied to one of the deck's posts. Three other dignitaries are seated just in front of a red trailer with the words "Welcome to League Park" written on the side.
Date: February 4, 1993
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Celebration in League Park]

Description: Photograph of a sizable crowd gathered under a group of trees in League Park. They are celebrating the inaugural stop of the Texas Limited train. A red trailer is visible just beyond the trees.
Date: February 4, 1993
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Celebration in League Park]

Description: Photograph of a crowd of people gathered around a wooden deck in League Park. They are celebrating the Texas Limited train's inaugural stop in League City. Celebratory balloons are tied to the deck's railing.
Date: February 4, 1993
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Celebration in League Park]

Description: Photograph of the celebration for the Texas Limited train's inaugural stop in League City. Numerous people are joining the festivities at League Park; a man on stilts is walking amongst them. White and yellow balloons are tied to various objects in the park. Visible in the background is a silver passenger car with the name "Chimato" written above its windows.
Date: February 4, 1993
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Celebration in League Park]

Description: Photograph of a man speaking at the celebration in League Park for the inaugural stop of the Texas Limited train. He is a bespectacled man in a suit standing at a podium on a wooden deck. Celebratory balloons are tied to one of the deck's posts. A crowd of people are watching him speak, visible just beyond the deck railing.
Date: February 4, 1993
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Celebratory Cake at League Park]

Description: Photograph of people serving a sheet cake at the celebration in League Park for the Texas Limited train's inaugural stop. People are clustered around the table waiting for a piece of cake, which has a snowy train scene on its surface.
Date: February 4, 1993
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Man at the Celebration in League Park]

Description: Photograph of a bespectacled man in a suit jacket and tie, wearing a name tag that says "Paul Mabry" on his lapel. Walking directly behind him is a man carrying a video camera. Numerous people fill the space behind him.
Date: February 4, 1993
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

Mr. and Mrs. James Edward Hill - Golden Wedding Anniversary

Description: Standing in a gazebo, Mr. and Mrs. James Edward Hill, married October 7, 1933 in Creedmoor, TX celebrated their golden anniversary on Sat, October 8, 1983. A reception was hosted by their children, grandchildren and great grandchildren at the Howard Johnson Motor Lodge in Austin, TX. They have 17 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
Date: October 8, 1993
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Passengers Boarding the Texas Limited Train]

Description: Photograph of people climbing aboard a passenger train of the Texas Limited. A man wearing overalls and a conductor's cap is amongst the passengers. It is a silver-colored car with windows with the Texas Limited logo partially visible on its side.
Date: February 4, 1993
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[People at a Celebration in League Park]

Description: Photograph of three individuals at League Park for the celebration of the Texas Limited train's inaugural stop in League City. Behind them are numerous people joining in the festivities. A red trailer where yellow and white balloons is parked in the background.
Date: February 4, 1993
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[People on Train Tracks]

Description: Photograph of a group of children posing for a picture with a man in a space suit on the train tracks just by League Park. The Texas Limited train, parked on adjacent, parallel tracks, had just made its inaugural stop in League City
Date: February 4, 1993
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[People Standing on Train Tracks]

Description: Photograph of a group of children posing for a picture with a man in a space suit on the train tracks just by League Park. The Texas Limited train, parked on adjacent, parallel tracks, had just made its inaugural stop in League City
Date: February 4, 1993
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Train-Themed Sheet Cake]

Description: Photograph of two young boys standing at the refreshments tables, near a sheet cake that features a train of icing boxcars and village figurines on its surface. On the table to the right is a large, silver punch bowl surrounded by a couple of floral bouquets and cups filled with punch. The refreshments are part of the festivities celebrating the Texas Limited train's inaugural stop in League City.
Date: February 4, 1993
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Train-Themed Sheet Cake]

Description: Photograph of a multilayer sheet cake featuring a wintry scene: three village figurines and a train of boxcars carrying candy cargo on white, snow-like icing. The cake was made for the arrival of the Texas Limited train on the day of its inaugural stop at League Park.
Date: February 4, 1993
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Two Men by the Texas Limited Train

Description: Photograph of a bespectacled man in a suit jacket and tie, wearing a name tag that says "Paul Mabry" on his lapel. He is standing with an unidentified man who is also wearing glasses. The side of one of the Texas Limited's passenger cars is visible in the background.
Date: February 4, 1993
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library