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[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
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[Americanism Day at League Park]

Description: Photograph of Americanism Day ceremonies at League Park. A group of people in various uniforms stand before three flagpoles, which are adjacent to the park's gazebo. White picket fences border areas in the park.
Date: October 1992
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph

[Americanism Day at League Park]

Description: Photograph of three members of American Legion Post 554 hoisting up flags in League Park using the pulleys on three individual flagpoles. The first flag is a deep blue with some text on it. The second and third flags are an American flag and a Texas flag respectively. A uniformed man is partially visible in the right hand corner.
Date: October 1992
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph

[Americanism Day at League Park]

Description: Photograph of four women in similar uniforms holding up flags during the Americanism Day ceremonies at League Park. To their left is a man standing behind a video camera on a tripod. White picket fences line areas of the park. Directly behind a large tree is a parked yellow school bus.
Date: October 1992
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph

[Americanism Day Festivities in League Park]

Description: Photograph of a group of teenagers that form part of a school band, seated beside the gazebo in League Park. They are part of the city's Americanism Day ceremonies. A few people are seated inside the gazebo, while a man stands at its entrance.
Date: October 1992
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph

[Americanism Day in League Park]

Description: Photograph of three flagpoles boasting three separate flags: a deep blue flag, an American flag, and a Texas flag. The raising of the flags is part of the Americanism Day ceremonies at League Park. Just beyond a white-fenced footbridge, few uniformed individuals are standing at attention before the flags.
Date: October 1992
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph

[Americanism Day in League Park]

Description: Photograph of a group of people, many of them sitting in colorful lawn chairs, watching a man speak from the gazebo at League Park on Americanism Day. The speech, given by an unidentified man in a suit, is a part of the special day's ceremonies.
Date: October 1992
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph

[Americanism Day in League Park]

Description: Photograph of four uniformed officers dressed in cadet blue shirts and peaked caps. They are standing in formation at League Park on Americanism Day. A few people in the park are watching the day's ceremonies. Two yellow school buses are visible behind the officers.
Date: October 1992
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph

[Americanism Day in League Park]

Description: Photograph of four women wearing matching uniforms walking into League Park on Americanism Day. Walking in formation, the pair of women in the center are holding up the American flag and the Texas flag. The women standing on either side of the flag-bearers are holding guns to their side. Two men in helmets salute them as the women walk by.
Date: October 1992
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph

[Ancient Ruins]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified site of ancient stone ruins, taken from an elevated vantage point.
Date: 194u
Item Type: Photograph

[Antique Carriage in a Parade]

Description: Photograph of a black, old-fashioned carriage transporting costumed passengers in League City's sesquicentennial parade in honor of Texas' 150th birthday. The four passengers, seated in the rear cab of the carriage, are wearing clothing in the style of the mid-1800s. In keeping with the theme, the driver, who is seated in the front cab, is wearing a curly-haired wig. With the reins in hand, he drives the wagon down the major road in League City where the parade took place.
Date: April 19, 1986
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[Astros Mascot at League Park]

Description: Photograph of Orbit, the Houston Astros mascot, walking amongst hundreds of area residents at the Red Ribbon Rally in League City Park. The mascot costume is multi-colored. Antennae protrude from the mascot's blue helmet. The event was part of a city-wide Drug Awareness Week put on by League City.
Date: October 24, 1990
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Image

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph