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[People at a Celebration in League Park]
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.
[People at a Dinner Party]
Photograph of a group of people seated around a circular table at a dinner party. Many of them are wearing name tags on their chests. Amongst the people seated at the table is Lorena Harbison. She is the gray-haired woman in the navy blue cardigan sitting next to the only man at the table. There are multiple more occupied tables in the background.
[People at a Republican Rally]
Photograph of three individuals standing outside of the League City Civic Center and laughing with each other. The woman on the right is wearing a striped shirt and has a camera on a strap hanging from her neck. She has another camera attached to a strap hanging from her shoulder.
[People at Citizens State Bank]
Photograph of a group of three people at the Citizens State Bank in League City. A handwritten note on the back identifies them as Zonnie Knight Kilgore, her son Joseph Kilgore, and Louise Hicks. Zonnie is bent over facing down while Joseph and Louise watch her.
[People at League City Post Office Open House]
Photograph of an elderly couple standing inside the new post office on the day of its dedication. They are standing near a wire-caged section. Organizational shelves are visible in the background.
[People at League City Post Office Open House]
Photograph of a woman and man standing together inside the new post office on the day of its dedication. Directly behind them is a cluster of shelving units. The woman has a white Styrofoam cup in her hand.
[People at League City Post Office Open House]
Photograph of three bespectacled men standing together and conversing on the dedication day of the new League City Post Office. All three are dressed in suits and ties. The man in the center is Walter hall. Several other League City citizens are visible mingling behind them.
[People at League City Post Office Open House]
Photograph of four attendees, a man and three women, standing indoors at the League City Post Office open house on its dedication day. The man is wearing a dark suit and tie with a boutonniere attached his lapel. The three women are each wearing a dress; the two on the right also have boutonnieres attached to their clothing.
[People at League City Post Office Open House]
Photograph of several individuals conversing indoors at the League City Post Office open house on its dedication day. An elderly man and woman are seated at a narrow desk while another man and woman are seated at the end of the desk. The elderly couple has plates of dessert set before them. A half-full baby bottle is sitting on the desk near the other two individuals. In the background, two other people are situated at a tall desk near a coouple of shelves and a shipping area sectioned off by a plastic curtain.
[People at the Walter Hall Park Dedication]
Photograph of a group of people seated together at the Walter Hall Park dedication ceremony. The elderly, bespectacled man in the light gray suit, in the fifth chair from the left, is Walter Hall.
[People Celebrating Independence Day]
Photograph of an elderly woman and man posing for a picture at the Fourth of July celebration in League Park. The woman is wearing a white shirt with patriotic patches on the front. Numerous people are milling around in the background.
[People Eating at a Restaurant]
Photograph of a group of women sitting at a restaurant table. Atop the table are various plates of food, bowls, cups, and condiments. All of the women are wearing beaded leis around their necks. Lorena Harbison is the woman in yellow seated at the far end of the table.
People in Black on a Sidewalk, Coach Weir Carrying a Baby
Photograph of six people wearing black walking on a sidewalk by a parking lot. Coach Weir, on the left, is carrying a baby.
[People on a Holiday Parade Float]
Photograph of a float in the parade for the first annual League City Holiday Festival of Lights. Riding the float is a small group of passengers, some of whom are children, dressed in winter clothing. The float decor features a hay-covered platform, a partially visible Christmas tree, and a LED light-up sign that reads, "Bay Area Lawn." Some of the passengers are waving. As the parade procession travels down Farm to Market Road 518 and Highway 3, it will eventually stop at Walter Hall Park to culminate the festival.
[People on Train Tracks]
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
[People Outside of a Republican Rally]
Photograph of two men and a woman standing together outside the League City Civic Center where the rally for Republican presidential candidate David Duke is being held. They are standing in line for the event. The man on the left has his arm raised to point at something. His free arm is linked with the arm of the woman standing to his right.
People Playing in Snow in Front of Flato Hall
Photograph of people playing in snow in front of Flato Hall.
[People Standing Between Library Bookshelves]
Photograph of two women standing in an aisle between bookshelves inside the newly renovated Helen Hall Library. They are both dressed neatly.
[People Standing in a Garden]
Copy negative of a man and a woman standing in a garden on the side of a small, vine-covered building. A wire fence with a white picket door encloses the area.
[People Standing Next to a Train]
Photograph of five people standing beside The Houston Express, a passenger train which once traveled between Houston and Galveston. The individual on the left is wearing a conductor's hat. The train is stopped in League City for the Red Ribbon Rally, an event that was part of a city-wide Drug Awareness Week put on by League City. The event was held in League Park.
[People Standing on Train Tracks]
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
Pep Rally (1935?)
Photograph of a pep rally, 1935(?).
Perfectly Splendid: One Family's Repasts
Cookbook containing the recipes of the family which resided in the McFaddin-Ward House, collected by Ida Caldwell McFaddin and Mamie McFaddin Ward, as well as a brief family history
[Performance of Cheaper by the Dozen]
Photograph of children performing in the play, "Cheaper by the Dozen" at the League City Civic Center. The set includes living room furniture such as end tables, a trunk used as a coffee table, a makeshift window, and a couch, on which all three children are seated. A woman stands near the fake window.
[Performance of Cheaper by the Dozen]
Photograph of children performing in the play, "Cheaper by the Dozen" at the League City Civic Center. The set includes a trunk, a end table with a lamp, a faux window, and a couch upon which two of the children are seated. The other two children are standing.
[Performance of Cheaper by the Dozen]
Photograph of a group of children performing the play, "Cheaper by the Dozen" on stage at the League City Civic Center. Three of the children are standing with their backs turned to the audience while others are seated in chairs on set.
[Performance of Cheaper by the Dozen]
Photograph of a group of children performing the play, "Cheaper by the Dozen" on stage at the League City Civic Center. They are standing in a line facing the same direction.
[Performance of Cheaper by the Dozen]
Photograph of two children performing in the play, "Cheaper by the Dozen" at the League City Civic Center. They are standing on stage in costume.
[Performance of Cheaper by the Dozen]
Photograph of a group of children performing in the play, "Cheaper by the Dozen" at the League City Civic Center. They are on stage in costume gathered around a table on the set.
[Performance of Cheaper by the Dozen]
Photograph of a group of children performing the play, "Cheaper by the Dozen" at League City Civic Center. The cast is gathered on stage during a scene in which they are all standing. The set is comprised of pieces of furniture.
[Performance of Cheaper by the Dozen]
Photograph of children performing the play, "Cheaper by the Dozen" at the League City Civic Center. The cast is standing together on the stage; the majority of them are lined up and facing the three other cast members who stand separately from them.
[Performance of Cheaper by the Dozen]
Photograph of children performing the play, "Cheaper by the Dozen" at the League City Civic Center. They are gathered together, at the front and center of the stage, for a cast photo.
[Periodicals Displayed at the New Library]
The new Marshall Public Library Building, which opened in 1973, had a generous magazine and newspaper display area.
[Perry McFaddin Home]
Photograph of the Perry McFaddin Home on 920 Third Street, League City, Texas. The house faces the Methodist Church. A man is standing on the porch, and a wooden fence is in the foreground.
Personnel, Texas Textile Mills McKinney, Texas, Frank W. Smith, Supt.
Probably WWII era, based on all the female employees, especially when compared to the other photo of the Textile Mill employees in this collection.
[Peter's Chapel Missionary Baptist Church in Harrison County]
Peter's Chapel Missionary Baptist Church is located on Baldwin Rd (CR 2608) in rural Harrison County. It was organized in 1893. It has a traditionally African-American congregation.
[Petroleum heater construction]
Photograph of the inside of a Crown Central Petroleum Corporation heater under construction. The structure was built by Alcorn Combustion Company out of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, with materials provided by John Dollinger Jr., Inc. Pipes and steel beams are gathered in stacks upon the floor of the structure. Handwritten on the back of the photograph, "Alcorn Combustion Co Crown Central Petroleum Co Pasadena Heater file A2" The back of the photo is stamped "BM Photograph Business Men's Studio Beaumont, Texas"
[Petroleum heater under construction]
Photograph of a section of a Crown Central Petroleum Corporation heater under construction. The structure was built by Alcorn Combustion Company out of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, with materials provided by John Dollinger Jr., Inc. Two workers are at the top of the structure, each wearing a hard hat. The back of the photo is stamped "BM Photograph Business Men's Studio Beaumont, Texas"
[Petroleum heater under construction]
Photograph of a Crown Central Petroleum Corporation heater under construction. The structure was built by Alcorn Combustion Company out of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, with materials provided by John Dollinger Jr., Inc. Scattered construction materials and steel beams are located throughout the site. A ladder is leaning against the left side of the structure. Several men are standing near a building in the far right background. The back of the photo is stamped "Litterst Com'l Photo Co. 2007 Polk Ave. Houston, Texas PR 0703"
[Phillips Bungalow in Marshall]
This bungalow in Marshall is just one of the many bungalow styles to be found in the city. The location is 1401 Herndon Street at the intersection with Evans Street. Until 1952 it was the home of Dr. Oliver Wendell and Mayme Adams Phillips. Dr. Phillips was a dentist; Mrs. Phillips taught school. She died in 1952; Dr. Phillips died in 1955. The house was vacant for several years until O. W. Phillips Jr. moved there, occupying it until the late 1990's. The house has been unoccupied since then.
[Photo Album of Mamie McFaddin]
Photograph album containing a number of images pasted on the pages, some with handwritten annotations. A note on the inside cover says "Mamie Louis McFadden, 1906 McFaddin [...], Beaumont, Texas -- Given to me with all Mexican pictures by Frank Pickrell at El Paso, Texas."
[Photocopy of Beseler Bar Photograph]
Photocopy of a photograph of the interior of a bar room, printed on a sheet with a handwritten note about the name of the bar, and the date of the photo. The photo depicts a group of men standing in front of a bar counter, their backs to the camera, and three bar-tenders wearing aprons and standing behind the bar. The wall behind the counter is lined with mirrors, cabinets, and bottles.
[Photocopy of Original Polo Playing Field Photograph]
Photocopy of a photograph of a polo playing field, a large grassy, well-manicured lawn with small, gently rolling hills. The area is surrounded by trees, and there are mountains in the distant background. Below the photo, handwritten notes give information about the playing field. The back of the paper is blank.
[Photocopy of Vanderstratton Saloon Photograph]
Photocopy of a photograph depicting ten men sitting or standing on the roof of a two-story house with light-colored wood siding, windows, along each floor, and columns on both the front porch and balcony. The house is surrounded on both visible sides (front and right side) by scaffolding, and two small trees stand in front of the house. A light-colored picket fence on both sides leads to a smaller building on the left. The photo is printed on both sides of the paper, and on the front, handwritten notes about the building indicate that it burned down.
[Photocopy with Information on Frank Krause Building]
Photocopy of information about the Frank Krause Building in Boerne, Texas. Includes a grainy photograph of a two-story building with a porch on the first floor and a balcony on the second floor. Also included is a short paragraph with the history of the building. A photograph of the interior of a long, narrow bar room with high ceilings is attached to the back of the paper.
[Photograph Album of Alice Bassano Dill]
Photograph Album from the Joe E. Haynes family, arranged by Mr. Haynes' Grandmother, Alice Bassano Dill. Her father Alfred Bassano came to America from Liverpool on the ship Good Shepherd, and established Hope Farm near Paris.
[Photograph of 1924 Masonic Temple]
Photograph of the 1924 Sherman Mason Temple building. This multistoried building with beige brick, columns, and a stone pediment is currently home to the Sherman Jazz Museum.
[Photograph of 1952 College Station City Council]
Photograph of 1952 city of College Station, Texas City Council meeting. The back contains handwritten text as follows: "_____. Bill Fitch, Marion Pugh, Joe Sorrels, Ernest Langford, Howard Badgett,Harry Boyer, N. M. McGinnis, Ran Boswell" Individual not named in obverse text is identified as J. Wheeler Barger. At time of photograph, Earnest Langford was Mayor and Ran Boswell was City Manager.
[Photograph of a Bed]
Photograph of a bed with a carved wooden frame covered with a striped pink and blue quilt.
[Photograph of a Dresser]
Photograph of a wooden dresser with a mirror on top of it pushed against a wall in a room in Texas.