1 90 6 http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/0a45f66f62c76d3696a54c0d00fbbe0f.jpg 611638342b55bc94a96c4f438efa3012 Dublin Core The Dublin Core metadata element set is common to all Omeka records, including items, files, and collections. For more information see, http://dublincore.org/documents/dces/. Title A name given to the resource Community Contributions Description An account of the resource Only a small portion of the materials documenting the Astrodome's history are held by archival institutions. For other items and collections, we have established the Community Contributions collection. Individuals and groups may ask Astrodome Memories partners to digitize their items at one of our community scanning events or can make arrangements to have them scanned for contribution to the Astrodome Memories site. While we can't share some items, due to copyright and permissions issues, we will do our best to make items available for the community to enjoy. Text A resource consisting primarily of words for reading. Examples include books, letters, dissertations, poems, newspapers, articles, archives of mailing lists. Note that facsimiles or images of texts are still of the genre Text. Digital Format jpg Item Contributor Daigle, Chris Dublin Core The Dublin Core metadata element set is common to all Omeka records, including items, files, and collections. For more information see, http://dublincore.org/documents/dces/. Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Clipping Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context DaigleC-230 Language A language of the resource English Rights Holder A person or organization owning or managing rights over the resource. Houston Chronicle. Used by permission Subject The topic of the resource Tennis King, Billie Jean Riggs, Bobby Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Title A name given to the resource "Riggs Talked the Talk, but King Walked the Walk," Houston Chronicle Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource circa 2001 Description An account of the resource Article, from the Houston Chronicle, re: Bobby Riggs vs. Billie Jean King tennis match in Astrodome Provenance A statement of any changes in ownership and custody of the resource since its creation that are significant for its authenticity, integrity, and interpretation. The statement may include a description of any changes successive custodians made to the resource. Community contributions License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Used by permission - no re-use. Contact the original copyright holder for permission to re-use this item. Battle of the Sexes http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/1d30b1d133945f9c6b74d4bf76165f8f.jpg 65b13d9e88d35a276b2807228766f882 http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/54fa1319a2ec61207d80fd21731deacb.jpg c614d769085addbe26c347b25f4d6706 Dublin Core The Dublin Core metadata element set is common to all Omeka records, including items, files, and collections. For more information see, http://dublincore.org/documents/dces/. Title A name given to the resource Community Contributions Description An account of the resource Only a small portion of the materials documenting the Astrodome's history are held by archival institutions. For other items and collections, we have established the Community Contributions collection. Individuals and groups may ask Astrodome Memories partners to digitize their items at one of our community scanning events or can make arrangements to have them scanned for contribution to the Astrodome Memories site. While we can't share some items, due to copyright and permissions issues, we will do our best to make items available for the community to enjoy. Text A resource consisting primarily of words for reading. Examples include books, letters, dissertations, poems, newspapers, articles, archives of mailing lists. Note that facsimiles or images of texts are still of the genre Text. Digital Format jpg Item Contributor Daigle, Chris Dublin Core The Dublin Core metadata element set is common to all Omeka records, including items, files, and collections. For more information see, http://dublincore.org/documents/dces/. Coverage The spatial or temporal topic of the resource, the spatial applicability of the resource, or the jurisdiction under which the resource is relevant 1977-09-21 Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 09/20/1973 Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Pages from magazine Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context Daigle-402 ; Daigle-404 Language A language of the resource English Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Kirkpatrick, Curry Subject The topic of the resource Tennis King, Billie Jean Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Title A name given to the resource "There She is, Ms. America" Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Provenance A statement of any changes in ownership and custody of the resource since its creation that are significant for its authenticity, integrity, and interpretation. The statement may include a description of any changes successive custodians made to the resource. Community contributions Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1973-09-20 License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Copyright status or owner unknown – no re-use. Please contact the contributing institution if you are or have information about the copyright holder of this work. 1970s Battle of the Sexes media and publicity http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/ec6900c44348a297882b8117ab5dc1f5.jpg c7db07faca6258cfb89ea776f6006a7d Dublin Core The Dublin Core metadata element set is common to all Omeka records, including items, files, and collections. For more information see, http://dublincore.org/documents/dces/. Title A name given to the resource Community Contributions Description An account of the resource Only a small portion of the materials documenting the Astrodome's history are held by archival institutions. For other items and collections, we have established the Community Contributions collection. Individuals and groups may ask Astrodome Memories partners to digitize their items at one of our community scanning events or can make arrangements to have them scanned for contribution to the Astrodome Memories site. While we can't share some items, due to copyright and permissions issues, we will do our best to make items available for the community to enjoy. Still Image A static visual representation. Examples include paintings, drawings, graphic designs, plans and maps. Recommended best practice is to assign the type Text to images of textual materials. Item Contributor Henderson, Ed Digital Format jpg Dublin Core The Dublin Core metadata element set is common to all Omeka records, including items, files, and collections. For more information see, http://dublincore.org/documents/dces/. Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Photographic prints Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context Henderson-B4-014v Subject The topic of the resource Scoreboard Tennis Bowling Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Title A name given to the resource Photographs, Astrodome Interior and Exterior Type The nature or genre of the resource Still image Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource Undated Provenance A statement of any changes in ownership and custody of the resource since its creation that are significant for its authenticity, integrity, and interpretation. The statement may include a description of any changes successive custodians made to the resource. Community contributions License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Used by permission - no re-use. Contact the original copyright holder for permission to re-use this item. Battle of the Sexes competitions and shows scoreboard suites and skyboxes http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/f19f53b397981d9fa5e047482331bc37.jpg 344d6e39a1a1dab412a57a73732206af http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/1b633abc56d71b10e4603b0dce4c2014.jpg 92b8816be2237856d9135eb7f22f4711 Dublin Core The Dublin Core metadata element set is common to all Omeka records, including items, files, and collections. For more information see, http://dublincore.org/documents/dces/. Title A name given to the resource Community Contributions Description An account of the resource Only a small portion of the materials documenting the Astrodome's history are held by archival institutions. For other items and collections, we have established the Community Contributions collection. Individuals and groups may ask Astrodome Memories partners to digitize their items at one of our community scanning events or can make arrangements to have them scanned for contribution to the Astrodome Memories site. While we can't share some items, due to copyright and permissions issues, we will do our best to make items available for the community to enjoy. Physical Object Digital Format jpg Item Contributor Rosen, Susan Dublin Core The Dublin Core metadata element set is common to all Omeka records, including items, files, and collections. For more information see, http://dublincore.org/documents/dces/. Title A name given to the resource Tennis Racket Cover from the Battle of the Sexes Tennis Match Provenance A statement of any changes in ownership and custody of the resource since its creation that are significant for its authenticity, integrity, and interpretation. The statement may include a description of any changes successive custodians made to the resource. Community contributions Subject The topic of the resource Battle of the sexes (Game) Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Tennis rackets Riggs, Bobby, 1918-1995 King, Billie Jean Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 1973 Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context Rosen-001 License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Copyright status or owner unknown – no re-use. Please contact the contributing institution if you are or have information about the copyright holder of this work. Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Souvenir Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1973-01-01 Type The nature or genre of the resource Physical object 1970s 50th Anniversary event Battle of the Sexes http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/952c0c027b926b05031cd39cc425ae30.jpg 2ad4661c594fea2af888515f6cbe07e3 Dublin Core The Dublin Core metadata element set is common to all Omeka records, including items, files, and collections. For more information see, http://dublincore.org/documents/dces/. Title A name given to the resource Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://houstonlibrary.org" target="new"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://houstonlibrary.org/sites/all/themes/custom/hpl/images/houston-public-library-logo.png" alt="Houston Public Library logo" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Houston Metropolitan Research Center (HMRC) is to locate, preserve, and make available to researchers the documentary evidence of Houston's history. HMRC is located in the historic Julia Ideson Building. Created in 1976, HMRC furthers its mission by providing in-depth reference services using materials including the Texas and local history book collection, archives, photographs, architectural drawings, oral histories, and maps. Librarians and Archivists are responsible for arranging, preserving, and indexing the contents of these unique collections.</p> <p>HMRC collects books with priority given to materials focusing on Houston and Texas in the following categories: non-fiction, biographies and autobiographies, fiction, poetry, young adult and children&rsquo;s materials, and government documents. The map collection concentrates on street maps for Texas communities, key maps for Harris and the surrounding counties, aerial photography maps of greater Houston, specialized book maps, and flood insurance rate maps. The archival collections focus on non-current records of local government, corporations, businesses, public and private associations, religious institutions, cultural and civic organizations, labor groups, educational institutions, and any other organization or group that has played a role in the development of Houston. HMRC also actively solicits the public and private papers of individuals whose records may shed light on important historical events or trends in the history of the area. Other notable holdings include:</p> <ul> <li>Approximately 4 million photographs</li> <li>150,000 architectural drawings</li> <li>15,000 rare books and pamphlets in the John Milsaps Collection</li> <li>Numerous rare books such as a 1520 edition of The Odyssey, a 15th century illuminated Book of Hours, and the Original Houston Town Lot Book</li> <li>Over 300 rare maps of Houston and the Southwest</li> <li>An extensive collection of oral histories, many of which are available through the Houston Oral History Project</li> </ul> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Online Contact Form: </strong> <a href="&quot;http://houstonlibrary.org/email-reference&lt;/a">http://houstonlibrary.org/email-reference</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> (832)393-1662</li> <li><strong>Address: </strong> Julia Ideson Building, 500 McKinney, Houston, Texas 77002</li> </ul> <h3>Links</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong> <a href="http://www2.houstonlibrary.org/hmrc/index.html">http://www2.houstonlibrary.org/hmrc/index.html</a></li> <li><strong>Reproductions and Permission to Publish Form: </strong> <a href="http://www2.houstonlibrary.org/hmrc/docs/ReproForm.pdf">http://www2.houstonlibrary.org/hmrc/docs/ReproForm.pdf</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Houston Metropolitan Research Center</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=16">View All Items</a></p> Still Image A static visual representation. Examples include paintings, drawings, graphic designs, plans and maps. Recommended best practice is to assign the type Text to images of textual materials. Digital Format jpg Dublin Core The Dublin Core metadata element set is common to all Omeka records, including items, files, and collections. For more information see, http://dublincore.org/documents/dces/. Title A name given to the resource Photograph, Billie Jean King at the Battle of the Sexes Match Provenance A statement of any changes in ownership and custody of the resource since its creation that are significant for its authenticity, integrity, and interpretation. The statement may include a description of any changes successive custodians made to the resource. Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library Is Version Of A related resource of which the described resource is a version, edition, or adaptation. Changes in version imply substantive changes in content rather than differences in format. <a href="https://cdm17006.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/images/id/4875/rec/1">https://cdm17006.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/images/id/4875/rec/1</a> Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context RGD0006-1973-0714 Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) King, Billie Jean Stadiums Tennis License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Used by permission - limited re-use. Contact the contributing institution for permission to re-use this item. Rights Holder A person or organization owning or managing rights over the resource. Houston Public Library, Houston Metropolitan Research Center, hplemail.reference@houstontx.gov Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 9/20/73 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1973-09-20 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Photographic print Type The nature or genre of the resource Still image Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Houston Post Spatial Coverage Spatial characteristics of the resource. United States - Texas - Harris County - Houston Rights Information about rights held in and over the resource Reproduced with permission. Please contact the Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston, Texas. Battle of the Sexes http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/d2242216bd5e2d25051c5274ba9325ff.jpg 7b6513fb63b3e159c65a692b6acb48dd Dublin Core The Dublin Core metadata element set is common to all Omeka records, including items, files, and collections. For more information see, http://dublincore.org/documents/dces/. Title A name given to the resource Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://houstonlibrary.org" target="new"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://houstonlibrary.org/sites/all/themes/custom/hpl/images/houston-public-library-logo.png" alt="Houston Public Library logo" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Houston Metropolitan Research Center (HMRC) is to locate, preserve, and make available to researchers the documentary evidence of Houston's history. HMRC is located in the historic Julia Ideson Building. Created in 1976, HMRC furthers its mission by providing in-depth reference services using materials including the Texas and local history book collection, archives, photographs, architectural drawings, oral histories, and maps. Librarians and Archivists are responsible for arranging, preserving, and indexing the contents of these unique collections.</p> <p>HMRC collects books with priority given to materials focusing on Houston and Texas in the following categories: non-fiction, biographies and autobiographies, fiction, poetry, young adult and children&rsquo;s materials, and government documents. The map collection concentrates on street maps for Texas communities, key maps for Harris and the surrounding counties, aerial photography maps of greater Houston, specialized book maps, and flood insurance rate maps. The archival collections focus on non-current records of local government, corporations, businesses, public and private associations, religious institutions, cultural and civic organizations, labor groups, educational institutions, and any other organization or group that has played a role in the development of Houston. HMRC also actively solicits the public and private papers of individuals whose records may shed light on important historical events or trends in the history of the area. Other notable holdings include:</p> <ul> <li>Approximately 4 million photographs</li> <li>150,000 architectural drawings</li> <li>15,000 rare books and pamphlets in the John Milsaps Collection</li> <li>Numerous rare books such as a 1520 edition of The Odyssey, a 15th century illuminated Book of Hours, and the Original Houston Town Lot Book</li> <li>Over 300 rare maps of Houston and the Southwest</li> <li>An extensive collection of oral histories, many of which are available through the Houston Oral History Project</li> </ul> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Online Contact Form: </strong> <a href="&quot;http://houstonlibrary.org/email-reference&lt;/a">http://houstonlibrary.org/email-reference</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> (832)393-1662</li> <li><strong>Address: </strong> Julia Ideson Building, 500 McKinney, Houston, Texas 77002</li> </ul> <h3>Links</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong> <a href="http://www2.houstonlibrary.org/hmrc/index.html">http://www2.houstonlibrary.org/hmrc/index.html</a></li> <li><strong>Reproductions and Permission to Publish Form: </strong> <a href="http://www2.houstonlibrary.org/hmrc/docs/ReproForm.pdf">http://www2.houstonlibrary.org/hmrc/docs/ReproForm.pdf</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Houston Metropolitan Research Center</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=16">View All Items</a></p> Still Image A static visual representation. Examples include paintings, drawings, graphic designs, plans and maps. Recommended best practice is to assign the type Text to images of textual materials. Digital Format jpg Dublin Core The Dublin Core metadata element set is common to all Omeka records, including items, files, and collections. For more information see, http://dublincore.org/documents/dces/. Title A name given to the resource Photograph, Billie Jean King at the Battle of the Sexes Provenance A statement of any changes in ownership and custody of the resource since its creation that are significant for its authenticity, integrity, and interpretation. The statement may include a description of any changes successive custodians made to the resource. Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library Is Version Of A related resource of which the described resource is a version, edition, or adaptation. Changes in version imply substantive changes in content rather than differences in format. <a href="https://cdm17006.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/images/id/4150/rec/5">https://cdm17006.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/images/id/4150/rec/5</a> Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context RGD0006N-0714-7-008 Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) King, Billie Jean Stadiums Tennis License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Used by permission - limited re-use. Contact the contributing institution for permission to re-use this item. Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 9/20/73 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1973-09-20 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Photographic print Type The nature or genre of the resource Still image Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Houston Post Spatial Coverage Spatial characteristics of the resource. United States - Texas - Harris County - Houston Description An account of the resource Billie Jean King being carried into the Astrodome for the Battle of the Sexes match Battle of the Sexes