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[First Stone of Jacksonville Public Library]

Description: Copy negative of Mrs. C. A. Childs (nee Minnie Lattimore) bent over to lay the first stone for the Jacksonville Public Library in 1940. The project manager, George Booth, is to the left. The workman standing behind Childs is unidentified. The building in the left background is the old Etex Hotel.
Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[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
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
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
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Overcrowded Library Bookshelf]

Description: Photograph of numerous bookshelves that are overflowing with books at Helen Hall Library when it was still known as League City Public Library. According to accompanying information, this was one of the issues that led to the government bond that resulted in a building expansion.
Date: August 1985
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Overcrowded Library Bookshelf]

Description: Photograph of a bookshelf that is overflowing with books at Helen Hall Library when it was still known as League City Public Library. According to accompanying information, this was one of the issues that led to the government bond that resulted in a building expansion.
Date: August 1985
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Exterior View of Helen Hall Library]

Description: Photograph of the Helen Hall Library exterior as viewed from its parking lot. The exterior is characterized by its split levels, numerous pillars and segmented arches. A few young trees and shrubs have been planted in a grassy area on the parking lot.
Date: 199u
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Open House at Helen Hall Library]

Description: Photograph of guests going up and down the staircase at the open house at Helen Hall Library after its dedication ceremony. Signs labeling distinct areas in the library are visible; the sign on the left one says, "Catalogs" and the one on the right says, "Investment Services."
Date: February 28, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Open House at Helen Hall Library]

Description: Photograph of guests at the open house at the Helen Hall Library dedication ceremony. People greet and mingle with each other; a couple of men and women are shaking hands on the staircase mezzanine.
Date: February 28, 1988
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library