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[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

[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

[Arrival of the Texas Limited Train]

Description: Photograph of the front facade of the Texas Limited train, parked on the train track just by League Park. Celebratory balloons tied to the white picket fences on the right are visible.
Date: February 4, 1993
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[Barbecue Trailer in a League City Parade]

Description: Photograph of a black barbecue trailer being pulled down Kansas Street in League City's 32nd Annual Village Fair parade. The barbecue is in the shape of a steam engine locomotive, branded with a CC on its front end. Text on the back end of the barbecue reads, "CC Express." A man in a cowboy hat and a red shirt is walking in stride with the barbecue trailer while grilling meat.
Date: May 10, 1986
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[Barricades at a Republic Rally]

Description: Photograph of a crowd of people gathered behind a construction barricade outside the League City Civic Center, where the rally for Republican presidential candidate David Duke. Directly underneath the orange-and-white striped barricade is a sign that says "MEDIA."
Date: February 28, 1992
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[Bay Area Citizen in a Holiday Parade]

Description: Photograph of a group of people representing the Bay Area Citizen, a local newspaper, in the parade for the first annual League City Holiday Festival of Lights. Two individuals leading in the front of the group are holding a banner that reads, "There's more in the Bay Area in The Citizen." The procession is moving down Farm to Market Road 518 and Highway 3 until finally stopping at Walter Hall Park.
Date: December 11, 1987
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[Belgian Hitch in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of a team of horses drawing a wagon through Kansas Street, where League City's 32nd Annual Village Fair Parade took place. The horses are reined together and attached to a red wagon driven by a man in a peaked cap. A dog is standing atop the wagon's cargo. A man in a red shirt is walking in stride with the horses.
Date: May 10, 1986
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[Beta Epsilon Phi Parade Float]

Description: Photograph of a group of Beta Epsilon Phi alumni from the class of 1956. They are riding in a float that is part of the League City sesquicentennial parade in celebration of Texas' 150th birthday. The float features colored lights, stringed lights covering the float railing, and a small sign that says, "BEϕ Class of 56."
Date: April 19, 1986
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[Boy Scouts at a Flag Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of a group of boy scouts lined up in a row at the American Legion flag ceremony in League City. Most of them are wearing boy scout uniforms. A few of them have their hands up in a two-finger salute. A few adults standing behind them are partially visible.
Date: 1996
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[Boy Scouts at a Flag Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of a group of boy scouts lined up in a row at the American Legion flag ceremony in League City. They are all wearing boy scout uniforms and have their hands up in a two-finger salute. A few adults standing behind them are partially visible.
Date: 1996
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[Boy Scouts Parade Float]

Description: Photograph of the Boy Scouts parade float in the League City sesquicentennial parade in honor of Texas' 150th birthday. The parade features an animal hide stretched out within a frame, a small teepee, and an American flag on a makeshift flagpole. Several young Boy Scouts are riding on the float with an adult dressed entirely in brown. A Scoutmaster clad in his uniform walks in stride with the float. The parade took place on a major road in League City.
Date: April 19, 1986
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[Building Replica on a Parade Float]

Description: Photograph of a scaled-down replica of a building on a float in the 35th annual League City Village Fest parade on Kansas Street. A group of men wearing trucker hats are riding the float, sitting in the area just in front of the building replica. Posters featuring individual names line the side of the float.
Date: May 1989
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[Car in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of a light brown convertible carrying passengers affiliated with the League City Garden Club; the convertible is coasting down Kansas Street in League City's 32nd Annual Village Fest parade. A small sign featuring an image of the League Park gazebo is posted on the driver-side door.
Date: May 10, 1986
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[Casper Landolt at the League City Post Office]

Description: Photograph of a man, identified as Casper Landolt, and a woman standing together at the new League City post office on the day of its dedication.
Date: March 16, 1989
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[Catered Food at Walter Hall Park]

Description: Photograph of a group of people gathered around several tables where catered food is being served to the guests of Walter Hall Park's dedication ceremony. A covered pavilion is just beyond the rows of tables, which are covered in a gingham-patterned tablecloth. Most of the individuals serving guests are standing by the aluminum trays of food and wearing aprons and hairnets.
Date: October 18, 1985
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[Catholic Church Float in a Holiday Parade]

Description: Photograph of a float featuring a large replica of St. Mary Mission Catholic Church, an old church in League City, complete with a bell tower and faux stained-glass windows. Just above the windows is the text, "MISSION." The float is in the parade for the first annual League City Holiday Festival of Lights, which is proceeding down Farm to Market Road 518 and Highway 3 and ultimately stopping at Walter Hall Park.
Date: December 11, 1987
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[Catholic Church Float in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of a float featuring a replica of St. Mary Mission Church, a Catholic church in League City. A few women wearing pioneer-themed clothing are riding the float and are sitting in front of the church replica. A small sign attached to the float trailer reads, "St. Mary's League City Bazaar, July 19-20, Come join us, Texas - Walker."
Date: May 10, 1986
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[Catholic Church Parade Float]

Description: Photograph of a float that features a model of St. Mary Mission Church -- a Catholic church -- complete with a cross, a bell tower, and mock stained glass windows. A large group of elderly people in costume ride the float in the League City Sesquicentennial Parade in honor of Texas' 150th birthday. The parade took place on a major road in League City. The elderly passengers, who are wearing pioneer-like clothing and bonnets, are waving to a crowd that is not in view.
Date: April 19, 1986
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[Catholic Church Parade Float]

Description: Photograph of a large group of elderly people in costume, riding a float in the League City Sesquicentennial Parade in honor of Texas' 150th birthday. The parade took place on a major road in League City. The elderly people are seated in rows facing the front of the float; many of them are waving. The women are wearing pioneer-like clothing and bonnets, while the men sport porkpie hats. The back of the float is dominated by a model of a church, complete with a cross, a bell tower, and mock stained glass windows.
Date: April 19, 1986
Creator: Kiecke, Albert

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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