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[Helen Hall Library Construction Site]

Description: Photograph of the site where the Helen Hall Library is being reconstructed. The foundation of the new building section has been cemented. There is an area sectioned off by wood on top of the foundation.
Date: April 1987
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Construction Site]

Description: Photograph of a pile of metal building materials stacked outside Helen Hall Library during its period of reconstruction. The outer walls of the pre-existing library building, characterized by its segmental arches and pillars, are visible to the left.
Date: June 1987
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Construction Site]

Description: Photograph of the exterior walls of Helen Hall Library during its period of reconstruction. Its exterior features tall segmental arches and pillars. A blue truck is parked near the construction site.
Date: June 1987
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Construction Site]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified man standing on the mezzanine of the unfinished staircase in Helen Hall Library during its period of reconstruction. Only the building's frame has been established; the walls have not yet been built.
Date: June 1987
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Construction Site]

Description: Photograph of the view through the exterior wall of the Helen Hall Library during its period of reconstruction. The wall is characterized by tall segmental arches.
Date: June 1987
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Construction Site]

Description: Photograph of a dimly lit Helen Hall Library during its period of reconstruction. Pictured are the pillars of the exterior wall and the tension cables that support them.
Date: June 1987
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Construction Site]

Description: Photograph of the exterior of Helen Hall Library during its period of reconstruction. The exterior features segmental arches and pillars.
Date: June 1987
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Courtyard]

Description: Photograph of the back area of Helen Hall Library in League City, Texas, as seen from the courtyard garden where there is also a two-tiered fountain. The top of the fountain features the figure of a nude woman. A car and a house are visible in the background.
Date: April 1973
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Courtyard]

Description: Photograph of the rear of Helen Hall Library in League City, Texas. The exterior of the building features segmented arches and a walkway that surround the library garden. At the center of the garden is a two-tiered fountain.
Date: April 1973
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Courtyard]

Description: Photograph of the courtyard garden at Helen Hall Library, at the center of which is a two-tiered fountain. The building's exterior pillars surround the garden.
Date: April 1973
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Courtyard]

Description: Photograph of the rear of Helen Hall Library in League City, Texas. The exterior of the building features numerous segmented arches that are part of the walkway that surrounds the library garden. At the center of the garden is a two-tiered fountain.
Date: April 1973
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Dedication Attendees]

Description: Photograph of four individuals, two men and two women, attending the Helen Hall Library dedication ceremony. They are all dressed neatly.
Date: February 28, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Dedication Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of a man standing at a podium and speaking at the Helen Hall Library dedication ceremony. The podium is set atop a table between two plants. Walter Hall, widower of the library's namesake, is seated to the left in a blue jacket, waiting to speak.
Date: February 28, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Dedication Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of a group of people bowing their heads at the dedication ceremony for Helen Hall Library. The scene takes place right outside the entrance of the library. Some people, who are mostly elderly, are seated. Others are standing, including Walter Hall, husband and widower of the library's namesake. A table is set up with a podium and a microphone on the sidewalk just in front of the building.
Date: February 28, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Dedication Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of a tall man, who is wearing a light-colored suit, standing at a podium set atop a cloth-covered table. He is a speaker at the Helen Hall Library dedication ceremony. The table is positioned right outside the front entrance of library. A few people stand nearby as he speaks.
Date: February 28, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Exterior]

Description: Photograph of a group of orange-colored scaffolds set up by the exterior of the Helen Hall Library. The building's exterior features tall segmental arches, one of which is unfinished.
Date: July 1987
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Exterior]

Description: Photograph of the exterior of the Helen Hall Library building addition. The exterior's facade features segmented arches.
Date: July 1987
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Groundbreaking Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of the groundbreaking ceremony in regards to the subsequent reconstruction of the Helen Hall Library, which is partially visible in the background. Six people, including three councilmen and one councilwoman, are participating with ceremonial golden shovels.
Date: 1986
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Under Construction]

Description: Photograph of the Helen Hall Library building under construction, as seen from the interior second floor. The floor, made of wooden planks, is not yet finished. The staircase leading down is visible just behind the unfinished floor. The upper portion of the building's segmented arches is visible.
Date: July 1987
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Under Construction]

Description: Photograph of the Helen Hall Library building under construction, as seen from the interior on the second floor. The landscape outside the building is visible through the upper portion of the segmented arches, which are featured all along the building's perimeter.
Date: July 1987
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Under Construction]

Description: Photograph of the exterior of Helen Hall Library during its period of reconstruction. The building's exterior features segmental arches. A wooden frame is partially embedded into the ground outside the building.
Date: June 1987
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Under Construction]

Description: Photograph of the interior of Helen Hall Library during its period of reconstruction. Some rectangular galvanized ducts are strewn about the area; some ducts have already been set into place above ground.
Date: June 1987
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Helen Hall Library Under Construction]

Description: Photograph of the interior of Helen Hall Library during the period in which it was under construction. A pair of rectangular galvanized ducts is on the floor. The building's unfinished staircase is visible in the background.
Date: July 1987
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library