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L., Jr.</a> Harris County 01/25/1963 <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Elliott%2C+Bill">Elliott, Bill</a> <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Dr.+Pepper+Co.">Dr. Pepper Co.</a> Telegram English Text HCA-Elliott_Telegram_StartConstruction3_19630125_1446X38 Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=39&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Martin%2C+Harry">Martin, Harry</a> Harris County 01/25/1963 <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Elliott%2C+Bill">Elliott, Bill</a> <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Harry+Martin+Catering">Harry Martin Catering</a> Telegram English Text HCA-Elliott_Telegram_StartConstruction2_19630125_1446X38 Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=39&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Cureton%2C+Calvin">Cureton, Calvin</a> <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=39&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Pothoff%2C+F.+A.+">Pothoff, F. A. </a> <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=39&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Goree%2C+Jr.%2C+W.+L.">Goree, Jr., W. L.</a> Harris County 01/25/1963 <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Elliott%2C+Bill">Elliott, Bill</a> <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Dr.+Pepper+Co.">Dr. Pepper Co.</a> Telegram English Text HCA-Elliott_Telegram_StartConstruction1_19630125_1446X38 Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=39&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Hofheinz%2C+Roy">Hofheinz, Roy</a> Harris County 01/06/1961 <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Elliott%3C+Bill">Elliott< Bill</a> <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Houston+Sports+Association">Houston Sports Association</a> Telegram English Text HCA-Elliott_Telegram_NBLEntry_19610106_1446X16 Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=39&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Valenti%2C+Jack">Valenti, Jack</a> Harris County 11/25/1960 <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Elliott%2C+Bill">Elliott, Bill</a> Telegram English Text HCA-Elliott_Telegram_HSACaTrip_19601125_1446X16 Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=39&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Wiggins%2C+Larry">Wiggins, Larry</a> <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=39&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Professional+Baseball+Players+Association+of+Houston">Professional Baseball Players Association of Houston</a> Harris County 12/18/1961 <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Elliott%2C+Bill">Elliott, Bill</a> Telegram English Text HCA-Elliott_Telegram_AwardContract6_19611218_1446X38 Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=39&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Evans%2C+T.+C.">Evans, T. C.</a> <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=39&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=McGuyer%2C+R.+R.">McGuyer, R. R.</a> <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=39&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Detmore">Detmore</a> Harris County 12/18/1961 <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Elliott%2C+Bill">Elliott, Bill</a> <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Houston+Coca+Cola+Bottling+Company">Houston Coca Cola Bottling Company</a> Telegram English Text HCA-Elliott_Telegram_AwardContract5_19611218_1446X38 Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=39&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Wells%2C+Benton+G.">Wells, Benton G.</a> Harris County 12/18/1961 <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Elliott%2C+Bill">Elliott, Bill</a> <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Delta+Airlines">Delta Airlines</a> Telegram English Text HCA-Elliott_Telegram_AwardContract4_19611218_1446X38 Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=39&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Safway+Scaffolds+Company">Safway Scaffolds Company</a> Harris County 12/18/1961 <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Elliott%2C+Bill">Elliott, Bill</a> Telegram English Text HCA-Elliott_Telegram_AwardContract3_19611218_1446X38 Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=39&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Phillips%2C+J.+R.">Phillips, J. R.</a> Harris County 12/18/1961 <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Elliott%2C+Bill">Elliott, Bill</a> <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Midwest+Steel+Corporation">Midwest Steel Corporation</a> Telegram English Text HCA-Elliott_Telegram_AwardContract2_19611218_1446X38 Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=39&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Dodson%2C+Ben">Dodson, Ben</a> Harris County 12/18/1961 <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Elliott%2C+Bill">Elliott, Bill</a> <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=General+Steel+Erection+Company">General Steel Erection Company</a> Telegram English Text HCA-Elliott_Telegram_AwardContract1_19611218_1446X38 Memo to Longshoreman's Local 872 Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=39&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Elliott%2C+Bill">Elliott, Bill</a> Harris County 01/18/1961 <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Longshoreman%27s+Local+872">Longshoreman's Local 872</a> <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Peavy%2C+J.+W.+">Peavy, J. W. </a> Memorandum English Text HCA-Elliott_Memo_SupportUnion_19610118_1446X16 Memo to L. W. McComachie Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Memo from County Judge Bill Elliott to L. W. McComachie, Texas High School Coaches Assn. <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=39&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Elliott%2C+Bill">Elliott, Bill</a> Harris County 12/07/1960 <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=McComachie%2C+L.+W.+">McComachie, L. W. </a> <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Texas+High+School+Coaches+Association">Texas High School Coaches Association</a> Memorandum English Text HCA-Elliott_Memo_Promotion_19601207_1446X16 Letter to County Judge Bill Elliott Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Frick, Ford Daniel, Price Letter from Jon Ford, Governor's Office, to County Judge Bill Elliott <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=39&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Ford%2C+Jon">Ford, Jon</a> Harris County 07/14/1960 <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Elliott%2C+Bill">Elliott, Bill</a> <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Texas.+Governor+%281957-1963%3A+Price+Daniel%29">Texas. Governor (1957-1963: Price Daniel)</a> Letter English Text HCA-Elliott_Ltr_SupportDaniel_19600711_1446X38 "Estimated Earnings Possibilities of a Major League Baseball Team" Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=39&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Harris+County">Harris County</a> <a href="http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20">http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20</a> Harris County Undated <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Harris+County+Auditor">Harris County Auditor</a> Report English Text HCA-CR07_EstEarningsBaseballTeam_nd_1503X38 Photograph, Model of the Future Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Kirksey Collection Box 14 Folder 44 <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Kirksey%2C+George%2C+T.+1910-1971">Kirksey, George, T. 1910-1971</a> Photographic print English Still image kir024-cc Photograph, Beneath the Astrodome Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Kirksey Collection Box 14 Folder 17 <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Kirksey%2C+George%2C+T.+1910-1971">Kirksey, George, T. 1910-1971</a> Photographic print English Still image kir016-cc Photograph, The Power Brokers Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Kirksey Collection Box 14 Folder 64 Circa 1961 <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Kirksey%2C+George%2C+T.+1910-1971">Kirksey, George, T. 1910-1971</a> Photographic print English Still image kir010-cc Letter to Ernesto Herrera Herrera, Ernesto Jimenez Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=39&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Herrera%2C+John+J.">Herrera, John J.</a> <a href="http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth248469/">http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth248469/</a> University of North Texas, Portal to Texas History 10/19/1963 Please contact the Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston, Texas Letter English Text HPLM_MSS160-b1-f13-27 Souvenir Program for the "Rain or Shine" Tour Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=39&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Houston+Sports+Association">Houston Sports Association</a> <a href="http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/16">http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/16</a> 12/08/1960 <a href="/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=37&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=is+exactly&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Elliott%2C+Bill">Elliott, Bill</a> Souvenir program English Text HCA-MC031_Elliott_SouvenirTour1960128to11_1446X07