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[The 1911 League City Browns]

Description: Copy negative of the 1911 League City Browns, the city's Little League baseball team, in uniform. They are standing in two rows with the first row knelt near the ground while the second row stands. A number of the members have gloves in their hand; one member in front has a bat. The letters "L" and "C" are emblazoned on the chests of their uniform shirts. One man is not in uniform; he is sporting a bowler cap, a white shirt, a short tie, and trousers.
Date: unknown

[The 1916 League City Browns]

Description: Postcard of the 1916 League City Browns, also known as the League City Baseball Club. The team has nine members, all of whom are men. They are posed for a team portrait in their uniforms which consist of a cap, a shirt, knickerbockers, socks, and shoes. A few baseball bats and gloves are set on the ground before them.
Date: 1916

[1940 Buick Convertible]

Description: Photograph of a 1940 red Buick convertible that belonged to Joseph Kilgore. The car is heading down a small dirt road in League City.
Date: 1941

[5th and 6th Grade Class Photo]

Description: Copy negative of the 5th and 6th grade class of an unidentified school in League City. The students are arranged in three rows the first row is sitting cross-legged while the second row kneels and the third row stands. The building behind them is made of brick and has windows with glass panels. Handwritten notes on the photo read, "5th and 6th grades of 1929 & 1930." The initials of each of the students are written in ink below each of their faces.
Date: unknown

[Alley Behind Helen Hall Library]

Description: Photograph of the alleyway behind Helen Hall Library in League City, Texas. A car is parked in the alley next to a triplet of young, small trees that stand in a grassy area. The exterior of the library is partially visible on the left.
Date: April 1973

[Ameican Legion Members at League Park]

Description: Photograph of members of the American Legion Post 554 participating in League City's Americanism Day ceremonies at League Park. They are standing in a scattered formation, watching two of their fellow members attach the American flag to the flagpole pulleys. In the background, a few other uniformed men are saluting the flag; two yellow school buses are also partially visible.
Date: October 1992
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[American Legion Flag Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of five male members of the American Legion participating in a flag ceremony in League City. Each member is wearing a blue vest and a garrison cap. Two members are balancing rifles, another two are holding folded American flags, and one member on the right is saluting something that is not visible.
Date: 1996
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[American Legion Flag Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of a man, wearing a garrison cap and a dark blue suit, standing behind a podium and speaking into a microphone at the American Legion flag ceremony in League City. A man, who is also wearing a garrison cap, stands behind him while a woman wearing a blue vest and a festive hat stands by an American flag. Numerous people are standing in the background.
Date: 1996
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[American Legion Flag Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of a speaker at the American Legion flag ceremony in League City. The speaker, who is standing behind a podium, is wearing a dark blue suit and a garrison cap. A man standing behind him is also wearing a garrison cap.
Date: 1996
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[American Legion Flag Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of four male members of the American Legion participating in a flag ceremony. The men are standing in a row; all four men are wearing blue vests and garrison caps. The two men standing on the ends of the row are holding rifles in their palms and balancing them against their shoulders. The two men standing in the middle are holding folded American flags.
Date: 1996
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[American Legion Flag Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of seven participants lined up in a row and standing at attention at the American Legion flag ceremony. They are each wearing dark green uniforms and garrison caps.
Date: 1996
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[American Legion Flag Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of a woman standing beside an American flag stand at the American Legion flag ceremony in League City. She is wearing a blue vest and a festive, patriotic hat.
Date: 1996
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[American Legion Flag Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of a burning American flag at the American Legion flag ceremony in League City. The flag is draped over a small frame standing on a partially grassy, partially rocky area. A few people are standing in the background and watching the flag.
Date: 1996
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[American Legion Flag Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of the American Legion flag ceremony in League City. Ceremony dignitaries are gathered near an American flag and an American Legion flag. All of the members are wearing blue vests and garrison caps. A member on the left is holding a rifle balanced against his shoulder.
Date: 1996
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[American Legion Member in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of a black passenger car in League City's 32nd annual village fair parade, which took place on Kansas Street in League City. Seated higher than the other three passengers is Edna Burford, a 50 year member of the American Legion, according to a sign posted on the side of the car. To the left of that sign is another one advertising Bill West's Garage in League City.
Date: April 19, 1986
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[American Legion Members]

Description: Photograph of five American Legion male members standing in a row in League Park. They are all wearing garrison caps and blue vests. Two men are holding rifles in front of their bodies; the other three men are saluting.
Date: 1996
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[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

[American Legion Members in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of five American Legion members walking in the League City sesquicentennial parade celebrating the state of Texas' 150th birthday. They are five adult males, each wearing a vest, a garrison cap, a white shirt and pants. The three members in the middle are carrying flags while each of the two members on either end balance a rifle over their shoulders. The parade took place on a major road in League City.
Date: April 19, 1986
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[American Legion Members in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of American Legion members walking in the 32nd annual village fair in League City; the parade took place on Kansas Street. The members are wearing uniform vests and garrison caps. Two of the members are holding rifles while three others hold up the three distinct flags: a navy and gold American Legion flag, the U.S. flag, and the Texas flag.
Date: April 19, 1986
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[American Legion Members in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of a group of men, wearing American Legion uniform attire, parading a trio of flags down a League City street: namely, the Texas flag, the American flag, and an American Legion flag. A few onlookers are standing on the side of the street where the Legion members are walking.
Date: July 4, 1996
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[American Legion Members in League Park]

Description: Photograph of a few members of the American Legion Post 554 walking around the fountain at League Park for Americanism Day, a special event in League City. They are wearing matching vests and Garrison caps, although each man has varying numbers and types of pins on their individual caps. In the background is the park gazebo, where a small group of people watch the ceremonies as they unfold.
Date: October 1992
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[American Legion Trumpeter]

Description: Photograph of a trumpeter playing his instrument at the American Legion flag ceremony in League City. He is evidently an American Legion member, judging by his attire, a garrison cap and a blue vest.
Date: 1996
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[American Legion Trumpeter]

Description: Photograph of a man at the American Legion flag ceremony in League City, standing in a covered storage area as he plays his trumpet. He is evidently an American Legion member, judging by his a garrison cap.
Date: 1996
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[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