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[The Construction of the Post Office]

Description: Written on front of picture is the partial holograph legend: ".ade from the North east ...ner looking Southwest made May the 3rd 1912" It shows the construction of what would eventually be the third Post Office at 201 N.E. 2nd Street. A shear-legs is shown on the extreme left. The workers have clearly stopped work for the taking of the photograph, which is featured in "Time Once Was in Mineral Wells" on page 150. The building now [2014] houses the Women's Club.
Date: May 3, 1912
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

[League City Post Office Open House]

Description: Photograph of attendees gathered around a table inside the new post office during its open house; they are surveying the pile of memento pins commemorating the dedication day. A crowd of people are mingling in the background. Celebratory balloons are clustered together against the back wall.
Date: March 16, 1989
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[League City Post Office Open House]

Description: Photograph of people crowded together at the dedication ceremony preceding the League City Post Office open house.
Date: March 16, 1989
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Ribbon Cutting at League City Post Office]

Description: Photograph of a group of postal workers gathered together at the ribbon cutting ceremony in honor of the new post office in League City, Texas. A woman in red holds a giant pair of scissors; she has just cut the ribbon. Father John H. Kappe, the pastor who gave the ceremonial invocation, stands amongst the postal workers, all of whom are wearing red blazers.
Date: March 16, 1989
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[People at League City Post Office Open House]

Description: Photograph of a woman and man standing together inside the new post office on the day of its dedication. Directly behind them is a cluster of shelving units. The woman has a white Styrofoam cup in her hand.
Date: March 16, 1989
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Ribbon Cutting at League City Post Office]

Description: Photograph of a group of postal workers gathered together at the ribbon cutting ceremony in honor of the new post office in League City, Texas. A woman in red holds a giant pair of scissors and prepares to cut the ribbon. Father John H. Kappe, the pastor who gave the ceremonial invocation, stands amongst the postal workers, all of whom are wearing red blazers. Behind them a Texas flag is partially visible.
Date: March 16, 1989
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[League City Postal Workers]

Description: Photograph of two postal workers organizing items in the new mail room during the new League City Post Office open house. Celebratory balloons are visible in the background.
Date: March 16, 1989
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[People at League City Post Office Open House]

Description: Photograph of three bespectacled men standing together and conversing on the dedication day of the new League City Post Office. All three are dressed in suits and ties. The man in the center is Walter hall. Several other League City citizens are visible mingling behind them.
Date: March 16, 1989
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[People at League City Post Office Open House]

Description: Photograph of an elderly couple standing inside the new post office on the day of its dedication. They are standing near a wire-caged section. Organizational shelves are visible in the background.
Date: March 16, 1989
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[League City Postal Workers]

Description: Photograph of two women standing indoors at the open house for League City's new post office. The woman in the back has her mouth open in surprise.
Date: March 16, 1989
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

Guthrie Post Office

Description: Photograph of the Guthrie Post Office in King County, Texas from 1937. The small building has one door and no visible windows.
Date: 1937
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Wellington Post Office]

Description: Photograph of five people standing inside the Wellington Post Office. They are standing in a line, facing the camera. Handwriting on the back of the photograph identifies each person from left to right as: Wade Arnold, Jessie Fuson, Unknown, Lee N. Gragg, and Aubrey Moore.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

Exterior Building

Description: Copy negative of a U. S. Post Office and Court House in Abilene, Texas. A flag stands on the roof of the building and light posts frame the entrance.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Postcard of Community

Description: Copy negative of two postcards of Abilene, Texas. The first is of the McMurray College building with landscaping in front. The second is of the Post Office and Court House building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Interior of Bank or Post Office

Description: Copy negative of the inside of a bank or post office in Manzanola, Colorado. There are two men standing in the room wearing suits, one of whom is Reverend J. B. McCarley. There is a teller window in the back, a desk on the right, and other furniture in the room.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Street Scene #2

Description: Copy negative of the Old Post Office and Federal Building in Abilene, Texas as viewed from across a large intersection. There are cars on the street, some trees, and a few people walking.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Street Scene #1

Description: Copy negative of the Old Post Office and Federal Building in Abilene, Texas as viewed from across a large intersection. There are cars on the street, some trees, and a few people walking.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Post Office, Richardson, Texas

Description: Post card with photo of early Post Office. The structure is a small wood one story building with one door. In front are two women - one [Aunt Sarah Allen, third post master] seated in a rocking chair and one holding a baby - and a man. On the right side of the post office is a white picket fence. Other unidentified buildings are visible in the background. The ground immediately in front of the building is dirt, but grass and bushes are visible to the sides. Written on back: "Made in 1906", "Pearl Schults", "Please return to Mrs. Jake K. Stults", "donated by Grissom". Note with post card states "Aunt Sarah Allen third post master" with no explanation. Additional information: The first Post Office was established September 27, 1858. Before, mail was tossed into a barrel in the general store and residents picked out their own mail.
Date: 1906
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Richardson Public Library

Brick Post Office, Richardson, Texas

Description: Medium sized brick building with large front window "Post Office, Richardson, Texas". On front door with screen door and metal awning. Two windows visible on right side of building. Visible through the large window are 24 mail boxes and a tall table.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Richardson Public Library

[League City Post Office Open House]

Description: Photograph of a small crowd of people, some of them dignitaries, standing together at the dedication ceremony for the new post office in League City, Texas. On the left, the elderly, bespectacled man holding a program is Walter Hall. Celebratory balloons are visible in the background.
Date: March 16, 1989
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library