1 90 50 http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/98ec0767412a9c1b2d5f9f7f164b5676.pdf 6038a57345d1fd96394a48bb6d925dc6 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 pdf Item Contributor Henderson, Ed 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 Pages from magazine Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context Henderson-B6-NY-001 Henderson-B6-NY-009 Language A language of the resource English Subject The topic of the resource Circus Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Hofheinz, Roy, 1912-1982 Title A name given to the resource "A Barnum Named Hofheinz, A Big Top Called Astrodome," New York Times Magazine 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 1968 Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Cartwright, Gary 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. 1968-01-01 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. 1960s bringing baseball business Hofheinz public opinion and public money suites and skyboxes http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/45bf32ed6de65a45a0543c3ffc79dc09.pdf d91f069e729926bd091a95f95e2808dd 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 pdf Item Contributor Bond, Donald R. 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 Magazine Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context Bond- Donald-AstrosMag-001 ; Bond- Donald-AstrosMag-014 Language A language of the resource English Rights Holder A person or organization owning or managing rights over the resource. Houston Sports Association Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Houston Sports Association Subject The topic of the resource Anniversaries Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Title A name given to the resource "Astros Magazine" 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 1990 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. 1990-01-01 License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Used by permission - no re-use. 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Title A name given to the resource Houston vs. UCLA Basketball Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1968-01-20 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 Bond, Donald R. 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 Souvenir programs Tickets Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context Bond-Donald-064a ; Bond-Donald-65b Language A language of the resource English Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Houston Sports Association Subject The topic of the resource Houston Astros (Baseball team) Baseball Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Title A name given to the resource The Astros' First Year in the Astrodome 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 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. 1960s Astros bringing baseball Hofheinz media and publicity souvenirs and giveaways http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/f9aba073d9446b0f74eeb98a3b3c4904.jpg aed62ae0dbc861eb2972434c88d85a48 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 Henderson, Ed 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 1969-04-05 Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 04/04/1965 Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Clipping Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context Henderson-B5-038 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 Hofheinz, Roy, 1912-1982 Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Title A name given to the resource "The 'Boy Wonder' Grows Up," Houston Chronicle, Texas Magazine 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. 1965-04-04 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. Relation A related resource See also item Henderson-B5-037 1960s bringing baseball grand opening Hofheinz media and publicity http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/30fd0332487bdeaa94d457b9130dee0c.jpg cef9da408a3ca7fc88ecc5dd25d30457 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 Henderson, Ed 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 1969-04-05 Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 04/04/1965 Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Clipping Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context Henderson-B5-037 Language A language of the resource English Subject The topic of the resource Scoreboards Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Title A name given to the resource "Homer Makes the Cymbals Clang and the Board Go Bang!," Houston Chronicle, Texas Magazine 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. 1965-04-04 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. Rights Holder A person or organization owning or managing rights over the resource. Houston Chronicle. Used by permission Relation A related resource See also item Henderson-B5-038 1960s bringing baseball grand opening media and publicity http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/7d5da5ee5d3b148ca9abc72b079fcd53.jpg 95b3e1a3b6cfad7c02b49e2b6150be62 http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/5e50d53f96c1d975da14f00f0265bcb3.jpg 7e56e632cb20761f465f0b50ebd5dd05 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 University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://info.lib.uh.edu/sites/default/themes/zen_uhlib//images/uhl-logo.gif" alt="University of Houston Libraries logo" width="300" /></a></p> <p>The mission of Special Collections at the University of Houston Libraries is to preserve, safeguard, organize, and describe materials in our collecting areas, making them available for current and future generations. Special Collections supports the teaching and research activities of the University of Houston, and serves as a resource for the scholarly community and the general public. The services provided include reference, instruction, archival collections processing, book processing, digitization, collection development, exhibits, marketing, and outreach.</p> <p>The University of Houston Libraries Special Collections includes eleven collecting areas:</p> <ul> <li>Architecture and Planning</li> <li>Carey C. Shuart Women&rsquo;s Archive &amp; Research Collection</li> <li>Contemporary Literature</li> <li>Hispanic Collections</li> <li>Houston &amp; Texas History</li> <li>Houston Hip Hop</li> <li>Houston History Archives</li> <li>Performing &amp; Visual Arts</li> <li>University Archives</li> <li>USS Houston &amp; Military History</li> <li>Rare Books</li> </ul> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Staff Contact Information: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong>713-743-9750</li> <li><strong>Physical Address: </strong>114 University Libraries, Houston, TX 77204-2000. Special Collections is located within the M.D. Anderson Library on the 2nd Floor in the Red Wing near the Elevators in Suite 260.</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Citing Special Collections Materials: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials</a>/li&gt;</li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Woodson Research Center</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=22">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, Roy Hofheinz and Bud Adams Standing in Front of a Model of the Astrodome Spatial Coverage Spatial characteristics of the resource. Houston, Texas Still Image Text Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Photographic print Relation A related resource George Kirksey Papers http://archon.lib.uh.edu/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&amp;amp id=302 The Astrodome, Eighth Wonder of the World http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/1971_002 Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections Rights Information about rights held in and over the resource <span>Educational use only, no other permissions given. Copyright to this resource is held by the content creator, author, artist or other entity, and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the copyright owner. For more information please see UH Digital Library Fair Use policy on the UH Digital Library About page.</span> Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived <a href="http://digital.lib.uh.edu/cdm/ref/collection/astrodome/id/335">ID 1971-002, Box 14, Folder 62</a> Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Stadiums--Texas Baseball Football Adams, Bud, 1923-2013 Hofheinz, Roy, 1912-1982 Type The nature or genre of the resource Still image Language A language of the resource English Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource Undated Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries 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. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries 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. 1960s bringing baseball design and construction Hofheinz http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/08ad35901254f577f678d0b88a293fca.jpg bd8e975a1e364ea3b87b11bc9ae4d761 http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/c6e9c0b209d1aeba221ad6baeb30bc4b.jpg 54582b310dbc3535e9d9e3efc576f7e4 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 University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://info.lib.uh.edu/sites/default/themes/zen_uhlib//images/uhl-logo.gif" alt="University of Houston Libraries logo" width="300" /></a></p> <p>The mission of Special Collections at the University of Houston Libraries is to preserve, safeguard, organize, and describe materials in our collecting areas, making them available for current and future generations. Special Collections supports the teaching and research activities of the University of Houston, and serves as a resource for the scholarly community and the general public. The services provided include reference, instruction, archival collections processing, book processing, digitization, collection development, exhibits, marketing, and outreach.</p> <p>The University of Houston Libraries Special Collections includes eleven collecting areas:</p> <ul> <li>Architecture and Planning</li> <li>Carey C. Shuart Women&rsquo;s Archive &amp; Research Collection</li> <li>Contemporary Literature</li> <li>Hispanic Collections</li> <li>Houston &amp; Texas History</li> <li>Houston Hip Hop</li> <li>Houston History Archives</li> <li>Performing &amp; Visual Arts</li> <li>University Archives</li> <li>USS Houston &amp; Military History</li> <li>Rare Books</li> </ul> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Staff Contact Information: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong>713-743-9750</li> <li><strong>Physical Address: </strong>114 University Libraries, Houston, TX 77204-2000. Special Collections is located within the M.D. Anderson Library on the 2nd Floor in the Red Wing near the Elevators in Suite 260.</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Citing Special Collections Materials: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials</a>/li&gt;</li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Woodson Research Center</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=22">View All Items</a></p> 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 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 Press Release Announcing George Kirksey's Resignation from the Houston Sports Association Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 05/09/1966 Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Press Release Language A language of the resource English Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available <a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections">Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries</a> Relation A related resource <a href="http://archon.lib.uh.edu/?p=collections/controlcard&amp;id=302">George Kirksey Papers</a> Rights Information about rights held in and over the resource Educational use only, no other permissions given. Copyright to this resource is held by the content creator, author, artist or other entity, and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the copyright owner. For more information please see UH Digital Library Fair Use policy on the UH Digital Library About page. Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived <a href="http://digital.lib.uh.edu/cdm/ref/collection/astrodome/id/59">ID 1971-002, Box 9, Folder 11</a> Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Stadiums--Texas Baseballl Press releases Kirksey, George Turner, 1904-1971 Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Houston Astros 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. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1966-05-09 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. 1960s bringing baseball business http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/f2dadf4b9e41edbcded5ee08d8d969b4.jpg eeb0ad58eaccc431ecbec8a829900ae3 http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/1b10f648b832e2b811a638b6286702d7.jpg 1df9e61d9a9d6ace54ec9dff52e1f238 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 University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://info.lib.uh.edu/sites/default/themes/zen_uhlib//images/uhl-logo.gif" alt="University of Houston Libraries logo" width="300" /></a></p> <p>The mission of Special Collections at the University of Houston Libraries is to preserve, safeguard, organize, and describe materials in our collecting areas, making them available for current and future generations. Special Collections supports the teaching and research activities of the University of Houston, and serves as a resource for the scholarly community and the general public. The services provided include reference, instruction, archival collections processing, book processing, digitization, collection development, exhibits, marketing, and outreach.</p> <p>The University of Houston Libraries Special Collections includes eleven collecting areas:</p> <ul> <li>Architecture and Planning</li> <li>Carey C. Shuart Women&rsquo;s Archive &amp; Research Collection</li> <li>Contemporary Literature</li> <li>Hispanic Collections</li> <li>Houston &amp; Texas History</li> <li>Houston Hip Hop</li> <li>Houston History Archives</li> <li>Performing &amp; Visual Arts</li> <li>University Archives</li> <li>USS Houston &amp; Military History</li> <li>Rare Books</li> </ul> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Staff Contact Information: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong>713-743-9750</li> <li><strong>Physical Address: </strong>114 University Libraries, Houston, TX 77204-2000. Special Collections is located within the M.D. Anderson Library on the 2nd Floor in the Red Wing near the Elevators in Suite 260.</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Citing Special Collections Materials: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials</a>/li&gt;</li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Woodson Research Center</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=22">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, Power Brokers Responsible for Bringing Baseball to Houston Spatial Coverage Spatial characteristics of the resource. Houston, Texas Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Photographic print Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available <a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections">Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries</a> Relation A related resource <a href="http://archon.lib.uh.edu/?p=collections/controlcard&amp;id=302">George Kirksey Papers</a> Rights Information about rights held in and over the resource Educational use only, no other permissions given. Copyright to this resource is held by the content creator, author, artist or other entity, and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the copyright owner. For more information please see UH Digital Library Fair Use policy on the UH Digital Library About page. Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived <a href="http://digital.lib.uh.edu/cdm/ref/collection/astrodome/id/424">ID 1971-002, Box 14, Folder 64</a> Subject The topic of the resource Baseball Houston Colt 45's (Baseball team) Houston Astros (Baseball team) Kirksey, George Turner, 1904-1971 Hofheinz, Roy, 1912-1982 Smith, Robert Everett Cullinan, Craig Richards, Paul Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) 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. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries 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. bringing baseball Hofheinz http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/d8c4ccdc44ac263f8f36c7227e8989f8.jpg 915ddc43b6843409e703e69d3b5d5ba0 http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/78fb323e2b1df0a8cdb851cb2f17d732.jpg 3e44f9865254f13ab93649b70d85de81 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 University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://info.lib.uh.edu/sites/default/themes/zen_uhlib//images/uhl-logo.gif" alt="University of Houston Libraries logo" width="300" /></a></p> <p>The mission of Special Collections at the University of Houston Libraries is to preserve, safeguard, organize, and describe materials in our collecting areas, making them available for current and future generations. Special Collections supports the teaching and research activities of the University of Houston, and serves as a resource for the scholarly community and the general public. The services provided include reference, instruction, archival collections processing, book processing, digitization, collection development, exhibits, marketing, and outreach.</p> <p>The University of Houston Libraries Special Collections includes eleven collecting areas:</p> <ul> <li>Architecture and Planning</li> <li>Carey C. Shuart Women&rsquo;s Archive &amp; Research Collection</li> <li>Contemporary Literature</li> <li>Hispanic Collections</li> <li>Houston &amp; Texas History</li> <li>Houston Hip Hop</li> <li>Houston History Archives</li> <li>Performing &amp; Visual Arts</li> <li>University Archives</li> <li>USS Houston &amp; Military History</li> <li>Rare Books</li> </ul> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Staff Contact Information: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong>713-743-9750</li> <li><strong>Physical Address: </strong>114 University Libraries, Houston, TX 77204-2000. Special Collections is located within the M.D. Anderson Library on the 2nd Floor in the Red Wing near the Elevators in Suite 260.</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Citing Special Collections Materials: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials</a>/li&gt;</li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Woodson Research Center</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=22">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, Judge Bill Elliott and R. E. Smith Standing in Front of a Model of the Astrodome Spatial Coverage Spatial characteristics of the resource. Houston, Texas Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Photographic print Language A language of the resource English Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available <a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections">Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries</a> Relation A related resource <a href="http://archon.lib.uh.edu/?p=collections/controlcard&amp;id=302">George Kirksey Papers</a> Rights Information about rights held in and over the resource Educational use only, no other permissions given. Copyright to this resource is held by the content creator, author, artist or other entity, and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the copyright owner. For more information please see UH Digital Library Fair Use policy on the UH Digital Library About page. Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived <a href="http://digital.lib.uh.edu/cdm/ref/collection/astrodome/id/187">ID 1971-002, Box 14, Folder 44</a> Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Stadiums--Texas Smith, Robert Everett Elliot, William Type The nature or genre of the resource Still image Text 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. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries 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. bringing baseball http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/d49bb8ebe1377c1cfa5f1dd0eb0e8715.pdf b0537a3bd4b2e6578c4a4358b3c26550 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 University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://info.lib.uh.edu/sites/default/themes/zen_uhlib//images/uhl-logo.gif" alt="University of Houston Libraries logo" width="300" /></a></p> <p>The mission of Special Collections at the University of Houston Libraries is to preserve, safeguard, organize, and describe materials in our collecting areas, making them available for current and future generations. Special Collections supports the teaching and research activities of the University of Houston, and serves as a resource for the scholarly community and the general public. The services provided include reference, instruction, archival collections processing, book processing, digitization, collection development, exhibits, marketing, and outreach.</p> <p>The University of Houston Libraries Special Collections includes eleven collecting areas:</p> <ul> <li>Architecture and Planning</li> <li>Carey C. Shuart Women&rsquo;s Archive &amp; Research Collection</li> <li>Contemporary Literature</li> <li>Hispanic Collections</li> <li>Houston &amp; Texas History</li> <li>Houston Hip Hop</li> <li>Houston History Archives</li> <li>Performing &amp; Visual Arts</li> <li>University Archives</li> <li>USS Houston &amp; Military History</li> <li>Rare Books</li> </ul> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Staff Contact Information: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong>713-743-9750</li> <li><strong>Physical Address: </strong>114 University Libraries, Houston, TX 77204-2000. Special Collections is located within the M.D. Anderson Library on the 2nd Floor in the Red Wing near the Elevators in Suite 260.</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Citing Special Collections Materials: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials</a>/li&gt;</li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Woodson Research Center</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=22">View All Items</a></p> 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 pdf 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 Booklet, "Houston Sports Association National League Welcomes You Aboard," for George Kirksey on the "Rain or Shine" Tour Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Houston Sports Association Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource Dec. 8-11, 1960 Spatial Coverage Spatial characteristics of the resource. Houston, Texas Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Booklet Language A language of the resource English Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available <a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections">Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries</a> Relation A related resource <a href="http://archon.lib.uh.edu/?p=collections/controlcard&amp;id=302">George Kirksey Papers</a> Rights Information about rights held in and over the resource Educational use only, no other permissions given. Copyright to this resource is held by the content creator, author, artist or other entity, and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the copyright owner. For more information please see UH Digital Library Fair Use policy on the UH Digital Library About page. Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived <a href="http://digital.lib.uh.edu/cdm/ref/collection/astrodome/id/90">ID 1971-002, Box 9, Folder 22</a> Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Stadiums--Texas Baseball Kirksey, George Turner, 1904-1971 Houston Astros (Baseball team) 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. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1960-12-08 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. 1960s bringing baseball http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/b20d58b72e2d997c8ac7f902a2d73236.jpg 77c6d9cb1c4107a86646b3540003e412 http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/2b9ec234bee860bee3de3ff0cf6e8c35.jpg ea7677f4921065877c25397110a2d006 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 University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://info.lib.uh.edu/sites/default/themes/zen_uhlib//images/uhl-logo.gif" alt="University of Houston Libraries logo" width="300" /></a></p> <p>The mission of Special Collections at the University of Houston Libraries is to preserve, safeguard, organize, and describe materials in our collecting areas, making them available for current and future generations. Special Collections supports the teaching and research activities of the University of Houston, and serves as a resource for the scholarly community and the general public. The services provided include reference, instruction, archival collections processing, book processing, digitization, collection development, exhibits, marketing, and outreach.</p> <p>The University of Houston Libraries Special Collections includes eleven collecting areas:</p> <ul> <li>Architecture and Planning</li> <li>Carey C. Shuart Women&rsquo;s Archive &amp; Research Collection</li> <li>Contemporary Literature</li> <li>Hispanic Collections</li> <li>Houston &amp; Texas History</li> <li>Houston Hip Hop</li> <li>Houston History Archives</li> <li>Performing &amp; Visual Arts</li> <li>University Archives</li> <li>USS Houston &amp; Military History</li> <li>Rare Books</li> </ul> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Staff Contact Information: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong>713-743-9750</li> <li><strong>Physical Address: </strong>114 University Libraries, Houston, TX 77204-2000. Special Collections is located within the M.D. Anderson Library on the 2nd Floor in the Red Wing near the Elevators in Suite 260.</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Citing Special Collections Materials: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials</a>/li&gt;</li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Woodson Research Center</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=22">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, George Kirksey, Roy Hofheinz, and Billy Graham, Image 2 Spatial Coverage Spatial characteristics of the resource. Houston, Texas Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Photographic print Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Houston Sports Association Relation A related resource <a href="http://archon.lib.uh.edu/?p=collections/controlcard&amp;id=302">George Kirksey Papers</a> Rights Information about rights held in and over the resource Educational use only, no other permissions given. Copyright to this resource is held by the content creator, author, artist or other entity, and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the copyright owner. For more information please see UH Digital Library Fair Use policy on the UH Digital Library About page. Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived <a href="http://digital.lib.uh.edu/cdm/ref/collection/astrodome/id/326">ID 1971-002, Box 15, Folder 58</a> Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Stadiums--Texas Kirksey, George Turner, 1904-1971 Hofheinz, Roy, 1912-1982 Graham, Billy, 1918- Language A language of the resource English 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. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries 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. Type The nature or genre of the resource Still image bringing baseball Hofheinz http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/af565536113fbe181e7250e35b0c33be.jpg 42b19c770d193c6e6f73ac5392464b40 http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/cb8dbd9a441c26906a45c95613718a61.jpg 62032065815414f1e938af55619f4da6 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 University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://info.lib.uh.edu/sites/default/themes/zen_uhlib//images/uhl-logo.gif" alt="University of Houston Libraries logo" width="300" /></a></p> <p>The mission of Special Collections at the University of Houston Libraries is to preserve, safeguard, organize, and describe materials in our collecting areas, making them available for current and future generations. Special Collections supports the teaching and research activities of the University of Houston, and serves as a resource for the scholarly community and the general public. The services provided include reference, instruction, archival collections processing, book processing, digitization, collection development, exhibits, marketing, and outreach.</p> <p>The University of Houston Libraries Special Collections includes eleven collecting areas:</p> <ul> <li>Architecture and Planning</li> <li>Carey C. Shuart Women&rsquo;s Archive &amp; Research Collection</li> <li>Contemporary Literature</li> <li>Hispanic Collections</li> <li>Houston &amp; Texas History</li> <li>Houston Hip Hop</li> <li>Houston History Archives</li> <li>Performing &amp; Visual Arts</li> <li>University Archives</li> <li>USS Houston &amp; Military History</li> <li>Rare Books</li> </ul> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Staff Contact Information: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong>713-743-9750</li> <li><strong>Physical Address: </strong>114 University Libraries, Houston, TX 77204-2000. Special Collections is located within the M.D. Anderson Library on the 2nd Floor in the Red Wing near the Elevators in Suite 260.</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Citing Special Collections Materials: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials</a>/li&gt;</li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Woodson Research Center</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=22">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, George Kirksey, Roy Hofheinz, and Billy Graham, Image 1 Spatial Coverage Spatial characteristics of the resource. Houston, Texas Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Photographic print Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available <a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections">Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries</a> Relation A related resource <a href="http://archon.lib.uh.edu/?p=collections/controlcard&amp;id=302">George Kirksey Papers</a> Rights Information about rights held in and over the resource Educational use only, no other permissions given. Copyright to this resource is held by the content creator, author, artist or other entity, and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the copyright owner. For more information please see UH Digital Library Fair Use policy on the UH Digital Library About page. Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived <a href="http://digital.lib.uh.edu/cdm/ref/collection/astrodome/id/93">ID 1971-002, Box 14, Folder 83</a> Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Stadiums--Texas Kirksey, George Turner, 1904-1971 Hofheinz, Roy, 1912-1982 Graham, Billy, 1918- Type The nature or genre of the resource Still image Language A language of the resource English 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. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries 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. bringing baseball Hofheinz http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/cd81e223b449793c08572a5200739d56.jpg fa4eeeb05155b949ff441a416f59e6ff http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/5b9d45145a59332976a472b304d81b55.jpg 0f74e9e2745b41a33820aac4cda495bd 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 University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://info.lib.uh.edu/sites/default/themes/zen_uhlib//images/uhl-logo.gif" alt="University of Houston Libraries logo" width="300" /></a></p> <p>The mission of Special Collections at the University of Houston Libraries is to preserve, safeguard, organize, and describe materials in our collecting areas, making them available for current and future generations. Special Collections supports the teaching and research activities of the University of Houston, and serves as a resource for the scholarly community and the general public. The services provided include reference, instruction, archival collections processing, book processing, digitization, collection development, exhibits, marketing, and outreach.</p> <p>The University of Houston Libraries Special Collections includes eleven collecting areas:</p> <ul> <li>Architecture and Planning</li> <li>Carey C. Shuart Women&rsquo;s Archive &amp; Research Collection</li> <li>Contemporary Literature</li> <li>Hispanic Collections</li> <li>Houston &amp; Texas History</li> <li>Houston Hip Hop</li> <li>Houston History Archives</li> <li>Performing &amp; Visual Arts</li> <li>University Archives</li> <li>USS Houston &amp; Military History</li> <li>Rare Books</li> </ul> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Staff Contact Information: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong>713-743-9750</li> <li><strong>Physical Address: </strong>114 University Libraries, Houston, TX 77204-2000. Special Collections is located within the M.D. Anderson Library on the 2nd Floor in the Red Wing near the Elevators in Suite 260.</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Citing Special Collections Materials: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials</a>/li&gt;</li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Woodson Research Center</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=22">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, George Kirksey, Reverend Billy Graham, Judge Roy Hofheinz Standing Over Architectural Plans, Image 2 Spatial Coverage Spatial characteristics of the resource. Houston, Texas Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Photographic print Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available <a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections">Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries</a> Relation A related resource <a href="http://archon.lib.uh.edu/?p=collections/controlcard&amp;id=302">George Kirksey Papers</a> Rights Information about rights held in and over the resource Educational use only, no other permissions given. Copyright to this resource is held by the content creator, author, artist or other entity, and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the copyright owner. For more information please see UH Digital Library Fair Use policy on the UH Digital Library About page. Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived <a href="http://digital.lib.uh.edu/cdm/ref/collection/astrodome/id/430">ID 1971-002, Box 14, Folder 57</a> Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Stadiums--Texas Architectural drawing Kirksey, George Turner, 1904-1971 Hofheinz, Roy, 1912-1982 Graham, Billy, 1918- Type The nature or genre of the resource Still image Language A language of the resource English 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. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries 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. bringing baseball competitions and shows design and construction Hofheinz http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/20d1db10b7e81860b1797896a707a180.jpg 8a9821ed782c1fb8530b280c93203519 http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/8758a767a0ef88e6f5725cd0d96f0a21.jpg a02dfca0a4775bd2be85c6f35269692d 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 University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://info.lib.uh.edu/sites/default/themes/zen_uhlib//images/uhl-logo.gif" alt="University of Houston Libraries logo" width="300" /></a></p> <p>The mission of Special Collections at the University of Houston Libraries is to preserve, safeguard, organize, and describe materials in our collecting areas, making them available for current and future generations. Special Collections supports the teaching and research activities of the University of Houston, and serves as a resource for the scholarly community and the general public. The services provided include reference, instruction, archival collections processing, book processing, digitization, collection development, exhibits, marketing, and outreach.</p> <p>The University of Houston Libraries Special Collections includes eleven collecting areas:</p> <ul> <li>Architecture and Planning</li> <li>Carey C. Shuart Women&rsquo;s Archive &amp; Research Collection</li> <li>Contemporary Literature</li> <li>Hispanic Collections</li> <li>Houston &amp; Texas History</li> <li>Houston Hip Hop</li> <li>Houston History Archives</li> <li>Performing &amp; Visual Arts</li> <li>University Archives</li> <li>USS Houston &amp; Military History</li> <li>Rare Books</li> </ul> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Staff Contact Information: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong>713-743-9750</li> <li><strong>Physical Address: </strong>114 University Libraries, Houston, TX 77204-2000. Special Collections is located within the M.D. Anderson Library on the 2nd Floor in the Red Wing near the Elevators in Suite 260.</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Citing Special Collections Materials: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials</a>/li&gt;</li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Woodson Research Center</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=22">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, George Kirksey, Reverend Billy Graham, Judge Roy Hofheinz Standing Over Architectural Plans, Image 1 Spatial Coverage Spatial characteristics of the resource. Houston, Texas Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Photographic print Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available <a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections">Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries</a> Relation A related resource <a href="http://archon.lib.uh.edu/?p=collections/controlcard&amp;id=302">George Kirksey Papers</a> Rights Information about rights held in and over the resource Educational use only, no other permissions given. Copyright to this resource is held by the content creator, author, artist or other entity, and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the copyright owner. For more information please see UH Digital Library Fair Use policy on the UH Digital Library About page. Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived <a href="http://digital.lib.uh.edu/cdm/ref/collection/astrodome/id/402">ID 1971-002, Box 14, Folder 57</a> Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Stadiums--Texas Architectural drawing Kirksey, George Turner, 1904-1971 Hofheinz, Roy, 1912-1982 Graham, Billy, 1918- 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. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries 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. 1960s bringing baseball design and construction Hofheinz http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/9c8a5a26b02735d811e6831e3a9d112c.jpg 2d862343c92c630e50c12b1e7d556c36 http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/d53bba84e1dc24b35fc57bbfde1596ed.jpg 686f2987ce795c9d667ee9ccacb10615 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 University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://info.lib.uh.edu/sites/default/themes/zen_uhlib//images/uhl-logo.gif" alt="University of Houston Libraries logo" width="300" /></a></p> <p>The mission of Special Collections at the University of Houston Libraries is to preserve, safeguard, organize, and describe materials in our collecting areas, making them available for current and future generations. Special Collections supports the teaching and research activities of the University of Houston, and serves as a resource for the scholarly community and the general public. The services provided include reference, instruction, archival collections processing, book processing, digitization, collection development, exhibits, marketing, and outreach.</p> <p>The University of Houston Libraries Special Collections includes eleven collecting areas:</p> <ul> <li>Architecture and Planning</li> <li>Carey C. Shuart Women&rsquo;s Archive &amp; Research Collection</li> <li>Contemporary Literature</li> <li>Hispanic Collections</li> <li>Houston &amp; Texas History</li> <li>Houston Hip Hop</li> <li>Houston History Archives</li> <li>Performing &amp; Visual Arts</li> <li>University Archives</li> <li>USS Houston &amp; Military History</li> <li>Rare Books</li> </ul> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Staff Contact Information: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong>713-743-9750</li> <li><strong>Physical Address: </strong>114 University Libraries, Houston, TX 77204-2000. Special Collections is located within the M.D. Anderson Library on the 2nd Floor in the Red Wing near the Elevators in Suite 260.</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Citing Special Collections Materials: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials</a>/li&gt;</li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Woodson Research Center</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=22">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, George Kirksey and R. E. Smith Spatial Coverage Spatial characteristics of the resource. Houston, Texas Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Photographic print Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available <a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections">Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries</a> Relation A related resource <a href="http://archon.lib.uh.edu/?p=collections/controlcard&amp;id=302">George Kirksey Papers</a> Rights Information about rights held in and over the resource Educational use only, no other permissions given. Copyright to this resource is held by the content creator, author, artist or other entity, and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the copyright owner. For more information please see UH Digital Library Fair Use policy on the UH Digital Library About page. Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived <a href="http://digital.lib.uh.edu/cdm/ref/collection/astrodome/id/5">ID 1971-002, Box 14, Folder 51</a> Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Stadiums--Texas Kirksey, George Turner, 1904-1971 Smith, Robert Everett 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. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries 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. bringing baseball http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/bfcfd36cdd6a1eafab4a6b81da6d919c.jpg c760ecf604e38ede7de99611c3bfd887 http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/c354cca802b074f84dd2291dce9900c6.jpg 85d79abda680f87c52c937e33944ffc7 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 University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://info.lib.uh.edu/sites/default/themes/zen_uhlib//images/uhl-logo.gif" alt="University of Houston Libraries logo" width="300" /></a></p> <p>The mission of Special Collections at the University of Houston Libraries is to preserve, safeguard, organize, and describe materials in our collecting areas, making them available for current and future generations. Special Collections supports the teaching and research activities of the University of Houston, and serves as a resource for the scholarly community and the general public. The services provided include reference, instruction, archival collections processing, book processing, digitization, collection development, exhibits, marketing, and outreach.</p> <p>The University of Houston Libraries Special Collections includes eleven collecting areas:</p> <ul> <li>Architecture and Planning</li> <li>Carey C. Shuart Women&rsquo;s Archive &amp; Research Collection</li> <li>Contemporary Literature</li> <li>Hispanic Collections</li> <li>Houston &amp; Texas History</li> <li>Houston Hip Hop</li> <li>Houston History Archives</li> <li>Performing &amp; Visual Arts</li> <li>University Archives</li> <li>USS Houston &amp; Military History</li> <li>Rare Books</li> </ul> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Staff Contact Information: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong>713-743-9750</li> <li><strong>Physical Address: </strong>114 University Libraries, Houston, TX 77204-2000. Special Collections is located within the M.D. Anderson Library on the 2nd Floor in the Red Wing near the Elevators in Suite 260.</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Citing Special Collections Materials: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials</a>/li&gt;</li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Woodson Research Center</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=22">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, Bud Adams and Roy Hofheinz Standing in Front of a Model of the Astrodome Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource Undated Spatial Coverage Spatial characteristics of the resource. Houston, Texas Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Photographic print Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available <a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections">Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries</a> Relation A related resource <a href="http://archon.lib.uh.edu/?p=collections/controlcard&amp;id=302">George Kirksey Papers</a> Rights Information about rights held in and over the resource Educational use only, no other permissions given. Copyright to this resource is held by the content creator, author, artist or other entity, and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the copyright owner. For more information please see UH Digital Library Fair Use policy on the UH Digital Library About page. Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived <a href="http://digital.lib.uh.edu/cdm/ref/collection/astrodome/id/193">ID 1971-002, Box 9, Folder 2</a> Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Stadiums--Texas Baseball Houston Astros (Baseball team) Houston Colt 45's (Baseball team) Adams, Bud, 1923-2013 Hofheinz, Roy, 1912-1982 Type The nature or genre of the resource Still image Language A language of the resource English 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. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries 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. 1960s bringing baseball design and construction Hofheinz http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/c43cc64882f54238d0e60c90b8a74d42.jpg b2a5038ff8e4f2d6877363fcf2851ced http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/d3ae831b5ef69ba494eed485792c1d8e.jpg ad68a1d11b1456831849c675722ca9aa 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 University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://info.lib.uh.edu/sites/default/themes/zen_uhlib//images/uhl-logo.gif" alt="University of Houston Libraries logo" width="300" /></a></p> <p>The mission of Special Collections at the University of Houston Libraries is to preserve, safeguard, organize, and describe materials in our collecting areas, making them available for current and future generations. Special Collections supports the teaching and research activities of the University of Houston, and serves as a resource for the scholarly community and the general public. The services provided include reference, instruction, archival collections processing, book processing, digitization, collection development, exhibits, marketing, and outreach.</p> <p>The University of Houston Libraries Special Collections includes eleven collecting areas:</p> <ul> <li>Architecture and Planning</li> <li>Carey C. Shuart Women&rsquo;s Archive &amp; Research Collection</li> <li>Contemporary Literature</li> <li>Hispanic Collections</li> <li>Houston &amp; Texas History</li> <li>Houston Hip Hop</li> <li>Houston History Archives</li> <li>Performing &amp; Visual Arts</li> <li>University Archives</li> <li>USS Houston &amp; Military History</li> <li>Rare Books</li> </ul> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Staff Contact Information: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong>713-743-9750</li> <li><strong>Physical Address: </strong>114 University Libraries, Houston, TX 77204-2000. Special Collections is located within the M.D. Anderson Library on the 2nd Floor in the Red Wing near the Elevators in Suite 260.</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Citing Special Collections Materials: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials</a>/li&gt;</li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Woodson Research Center</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=22">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. URL Include a link here to another online version of your story (YouTube, etc.) http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections 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, Astrodome Groundbreaking Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Darling Photography Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 1962-01-03 Spatial Coverage Spatial characteristics of the resource. Houston, Texas 29.684989, -95.407746 Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Photographic print Relation A related resource George Kirksey Papers Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived ID 1971-002, Box 14, Folder 30 Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Stadiums--Texas Type The nature or genre of the resource Still image Language A language of the resource English 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. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 01/03/1962 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. Rights Information about rights held in and over the resource Educational use only, no other permissions given. Copyright to this resource is held by the content creator, author, artist or other entity, and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the copyright owner. For more information please see UH Digital Library Fair Use policy on the UH Digital Library About page. 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="http://digital.lib.uh.edu/cdm/ref/collection/astrodome/id/359">http://digital.lib.uh.edu/cdm/ref/collection/astrodome/id/359</a> 1960s bringing baseball design and construction grand opening http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/32900b0f905507c520ccc6bf706b79e2.jpg 087fe3b84b47bb971bfcec2c7ccb3301 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> Oral History A resource containing historical information obtained in interviews with persons having firsthand knowledge. Interviewer The person(s) performing the interview Vance, Mike Interviewee The person(s) being interviewed Wilson, Welcome Digital Format mp4 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 Oral History of Welcome Wilson Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Wilson, Welcome--Interviews 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 Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 08/05/2015 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. 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. <span>Click here to access this oral history:&nbsp;<a href="https://cdm17006.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/Interviews/id/482">https://cdm17006.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/Interviews/id/482</a></span> Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource AVI Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Vance, Mike Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 2015-08-05 Rights Information about rights held in and over the resource The Houston Public Library retains the literary and publishing rights of its oral histories. No part of the interviews or transcripts may be downloaded or published without the written permission of the Houston Oral History Project. Type The nature or genre of the resource Oral history 1960s bringing baseball Colts future Hofheinz http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/8126ffdecb00896b6a57afdc9b2065d6.pdf bc775dc11da07e09fa2ea8d65a0e3f4a 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/. Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/HarrisCountyArchives.png" alt="Harris County Archives logo" width="125" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Harris County Archives is to document the history of the government and the citizens of Harris County as revealed through county records and donated materials. The Harris County Archives is currently a part of the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office and shares space with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Archives. The holdings of the archives include approximately 6400 bound volumes, 3600 cubic feet of processed and unprocessed records, 637 bound volumes of the <em>Houston Post</em>, and over 14,000 rolls of microfilm including departmental records and the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> and <em>Houston Post</em> newspapers (1976 &ndash; 2001). Additionally, the archives includes over 600 volumes of scrapbooks and maps, photographs, video and film. The Harris County Archives is capable of providing digital copies of the records in its collection.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Address:</strong> 11525 Todd Street, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77055</li> <li><strong>Email: </strong> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">archives@hctx.net</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> 713-274-9680</li> </ul> <p><strong>Staff: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Sarah Canby Jackson, CA<br /> Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:sjackson@cco.hctx.net">sjackson@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9683</li> <li>Annie Golden<br /> Assistant Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">agolden@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9684</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/">http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Harris County Archives</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=1">View All Items</a></p> Title A name given to the resource Harris County Archives 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. 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/. Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HCA-Elliott_Ltr.clipping_DomeTrademark_1965_1459X30 Title A name given to the resource Attempt by Houston Sports Association to trademark 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. Harris County Archives Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Harris County record made available under the Texas Public Information Act. Rights Holder A person or organization owning or managing rights over the resource. Harris County Archives Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Harris County Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Harris County Judge Bill Elliott Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 1965 circa 1978-1980 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1965-01-01 Language A language of the resource English English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Text JPEG Type The nature or genre of the resource PDF Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Harris County Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived 1960s bringing baseball business design and construction http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/c622860b5f140674ea8ace31d7edfc19.jpg 2c1c7146cdaf7287e739af6714d91dc6 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 Texas Archive of the Moving Image Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://texasarchive.org"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://texasarchive.org/library/index.php?action=ajax&amp;rs=importImage&amp;rsargs%5B%5D=Logo%20480x360.jpg" alt="Briscoe Center logo" width="250" align="left" /></a></p> <p>Founded in 2002 by film archivist and University of Texas at Austin professor Dr. Caroline Frick, the Texas Archive of the Moving Image (TAMI) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization working to discover, preserve, provide access to, and educate the community about Texas&rsquo; film heritage. TAMI&rsquo;s ever-growing online collection includes home movies, amateur films, advertisements, local television, industrial and corporate productions, as well as Hollywood and internationally produced moving images of Texas. By partnering with institutions and individuals across the state, TAMI digitizes and provides web access to thousands of moving images that offer insight to Texas&rsquo; history and culture. TAMI&rsquo;s educational programs promote the sharing of Texas moving images via screenings, demonstrations, and lectures at venues across the state. TAMI also works with educators to encourage the use of Texas film in the K-12 social studies classroom.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Email: </strong><a href="mailto:info@texasarchive.org">info@texasarchive.org</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong>512-485-3073</li> <li><strong>Physical Address: </strong>501 N. IH-35, Suite 204, Austin, TX 78702</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://texasarchive.org">http://texasarchive.org</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Texas Archive of the Moving Image</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=25">View All Items</a></p> Moving Image A series of visual representations imparting an impression of motion when shown in succession. Examples include animations, movies, television programs, videos, zoetropes, or visual output from a simulation. Digital Format mp4 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 Film, "Baseball Underway: Houston Stadium is this Year's Star" 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. Texas Archive of the Moving Image 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. See below for video Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context 2050845 Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Public Domain Mark: http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0/ Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource MCA/Universal Pictures Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 04/12/1965 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1965-04-12 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Motion picture film Type The nature or genre of the resource Moving image Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available National Archives and Records Administration Has Version A related resource that is a version, edition, or adaptation of the described resource. <iframe style="max-width: 100%; width: 495px; height: 385px; border: 0px;" src="http://texasarchive.org/library/index.php?action=ajax&amp;rs=GLIFOSEmbedded&amp;w=480&amp;h=360&amp;c=2015_00680&amp;s=embedded&amp;b=0" frameborder="0" width="495" height="385"></iframe> Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived <a href="http://www.texasarchive.org/library/index.php?title=2015_00680">http://www.texasarchive.org/library/index.php?title=2015_00680</a> Astros bringing baseball http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/7b1627d88759555fd3fd2295fe355ed7.jpg e0c9c62c6062e79371cedf738d3c1ba4 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/. 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 Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context RGD0005-f2952-001 Title A name given to the resource Photograph, William A. Kirkland Subject The topic of the resource Bankers--Texas--Houston Businessmen Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) 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. 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 Press Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource Undated Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived <a href="http://digital.houstonlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/images/id/2871">http://digital.houstonlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/images/id/2871</a> Rights Holder A person or organization owning or managing rights over the resource. Houston Chronicle. Used by permission bringing baseball http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/0141ad62c3411a4e86afb9fb6d45a2bc.png 1a84bf2b3562f02d88711a54020ca509 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/. 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 Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context RGD0005-f4983-002 Title A name given to the resource Photograph, R. E. "Bob" Smith Subject The topic of the resource Businessmen--Texas--Houston Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) 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 January, 1950 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1950-01-01 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 Press Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived <a href="http://digital.houstonlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/images/id/2793">http://digital.houstonlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/images/id/2793</a> Rights Holder A person or organization owning or managing rights over the resource. Houston Chronicle. Used by permission bringing baseball http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/f14702097f4f5aa0654bdcaf7b5b3eea.jpg 26c9974e3426da5107e04b1c7ecae2e6 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/. 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 Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context RGD0006-0355 Title A name given to the resource Photograph, Houston Buffs Manager Harry Walker Subject The topic of the resource Stadiums Photojournalism Athletes Coach-athlete relationships Baseball Baseball managers Baseball coaches Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) 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. 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 Description An account of the resource Harry Walker, manager, Houston Buffs baseball team, kneeling beside unidentified player Rights Information about rights held in and over the resource Houston Chronicle. Used by permission Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived <a href="https://cdm17006.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/images/id/1616/rec/1">https://cdm17006.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/images/id/1616/rec/1</a> bringing baseball http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/c3469ffcf02a4ae8ec06cd1ebcef6fe6.jpg b1005d15b37487eb993169f707e9fc7b 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/. 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 Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context RGD005-f465-001 Title A name given to the resource Photograph, Buff Stadium Dugout Subject The topic of the resource Baseball Stadiums--Texas--Houston Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) 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. 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 Press Rights Information about rights held in and over the resource Houston Chronicle. Used by permission Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived <a href="https://cdm17006.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/images/id/203/rec/1">https://cdm17006.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/images/id/203/rec/1</a> bringing baseball http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/7e95c1d3d234e49d075d8be0ef73df9f.jpg 9c84cc78fd7bd3c2050afd0d6a54d4b3 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/. 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 Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context RGD0005-f465-004 Title A name given to the resource Photograph, Buff Stadium Subject The topic of the resource Baseball Stadiums--Texas--Houston Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) 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. 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 Press Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived <a href="https://cdm17006.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/images/id/201/rec/1">https://cdm17006.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/images/id/201/rec/1</a> Rights Holder A person or organization owning or managing rights over the resource. Houston Chronicle. Used by permission bringing baseball http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/4e4b047396b6a7a382482391bff557b7.jpeg 2db8359dff7c72446c5d95de3515535a 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> Oral History A resource containing historical information obtained in interviews with persons having firsthand knowledge. Interviewer The person(s) performing the interview Henson, Margaret Interviewee The person(s) being interviewed Kirkland, W. A. McCullough, Harold M. Digital Format FLV 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/. 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 Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context OH093 Title A name given to the resource Oral History of W. A. Kirkland Subject The topic of the resource Kirkland, W. A.--Interviews Naval staff--World War I & II Bankers--Texas--Houston--Interviews Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) 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. Rights Holder A person or organization owning or managing rights over the resource. Houston Public Library Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Henson, Margaret McCullough, Harold M. Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 08/22/1974 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1974-08-22 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Audio tape Type The nature or genre of the resource Oral history 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. <p><strong>Click here to access this oral history:</strong></p> <a href="https://cdm17006.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/Interviews/id/417">https://cdm17006.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/Interviews/id/417</a> Has Part A related resource that is included either physically or logically in the described resource. <script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.astrodomememories.org/jwplayer.js"></script> <script type="text/javascript">// <![CDATA[ jwplayer.key="1HnKWXUiT3lFtXxtv8KZSHJEjISVxDnax9nOduhkZpI="; // ]]></script> <div class="player"> <div id="myElement">Loading the player...</div> <script type="text/javascript">// <![CDATA[ jwplayer("myElement").setup({ file: "http://www.astrodomememories.org/media/kirkland-edit.mp4", image: "http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/jib-splash.jpg", controls: true, width: 320, height: 240 }); // ]]></script> </div> Description An account of the resource Born in 1898 in Houston. After his early education in Houston, he entered Princeton University in 1915. During that time he enlisted in Naval reserve when World War I was delared in 1917. In 1918 he was on active duty at Nantucket. he returned to Princeton in 1919 when he became inactive from naval duty. From there he returned to Texas to be enrolled in Law School. In 1920, he entered the family banking business-the First National Bank.He wrote a book on the history and development of the Bank in 1974. During WWII, he was again commissioned to work at the 8th Naval District in New Orleans from 1942-44. In June 1945, he was made the Director of Welfare of the 8th Naval District. Rights Information about rights held in and over the resource The Houston Public Library retains the literary and publishing rights of its oral histories. No part of the interviews or transcripts may be downloaded or published without the written permission of the Houston Oral History Project. bringing baseball http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/c355043f3398b953f87da1a94218060c.pdf 52f9d898aff8e1911803e8e7b8b7007b 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/. Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/HarrisCountyArchives.png" alt="Harris County Archives logo" width="125" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Harris County Archives is to document the history of the government and the citizens of Harris County as revealed through county records and donated materials. The Harris County Archives is currently a part of the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office and shares space with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Archives. The holdings of the archives include approximately 6400 bound volumes, 3600 cubic feet of processed and unprocessed records, 637 bound volumes of the <em>Houston Post</em>, and over 14,000 rolls of microfilm including departmental records and the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> and <em>Houston Post</em> newspapers (1976 &ndash; 2001). Additionally, the archives includes over 600 volumes of scrapbooks and maps, photographs, video and film. The Harris County Archives is capable of providing digital copies of the records in its collection.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Address:</strong> 11525 Todd Street, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77055</li> <li><strong>Email: </strong> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">archives@hctx.net</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> 713-274-9680</li> </ul> <p><strong>Staff: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Sarah Canby Jackson, CA<br /> Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:sjackson@cco.hctx.net">sjackson@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9683</li> <li>Annie Golden<br /> Assistant Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">agolden@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9684</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/">http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Harris County Archives</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=1">View All Items</a></p> Title A name given to the resource Harris County Archives 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 pdf 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/. Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HCA-Elliott_Telegram_SupportVote_19630126_1446X38 Title A name given to the resource Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott 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. Harris County Archives Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Harris County record made available under the Texas Public Information Act. Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Traylor, George Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Elliott, Bill Medical Center National Bank Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 01/26/1963 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1963-01-26 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Telegram Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Harris County 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="http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20">http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20</a> bringing baseball public opinion and public money http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/0e4c92c6a5834d3dac6bf4dc08fc4ea9.pdf 5f0c2d6c778b8540b7169ab14471c3fc 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/. Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/HarrisCountyArchives.png" alt="Harris County Archives logo" width="125" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Harris County Archives is to document the history of the government and the citizens of Harris County as revealed through county records and donated materials. The Harris County Archives is currently a part of the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office and shares space with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Archives. The holdings of the archives include approximately 6400 bound volumes, 3600 cubic feet of processed and unprocessed records, 637 bound volumes of the <em>Houston Post</em>, and over 14,000 rolls of microfilm including departmental records and the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> and <em>Houston Post</em> newspapers (1976 &ndash; 2001). Additionally, the archives includes over 600 volumes of scrapbooks and maps, photographs, video and film. The Harris County Archives is capable of providing digital copies of the records in its collection.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Address:</strong> 11525 Todd Street, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77055</li> <li><strong>Email: </strong> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">archives@hctx.net</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> 713-274-9680</li> </ul> <p><strong>Staff: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Sarah Canby Jackson, CA<br /> Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:sjackson@cco.hctx.net">sjackson@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9683</li> <li>Annie Golden<br /> Assistant Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">agolden@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9684</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/">http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Harris County Archives</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=1">View All Items</a></p> Title A name given to the resource Harris County Archives 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 pdf 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/. Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HCA-Elliott_Telegram_SupportHirsch_19611218_1446X16 Title A name given to the resource Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott 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. Harris County Archives Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Harris County record made available under the Texas Public Information Act. Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Hirsch, Maurice Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Elliott, Bill Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 12/18/1961 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1961-12-18 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Telegram Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Harris County 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="http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20">http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20</a> bringing baseball public opinion and public money http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/4acdccb4d57248ff72e118f3b0c6a0ec.pdf 54130f32a346aa895c0ed8e2f3db6bd8 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/. Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/HarrisCountyArchives.png" alt="Harris County Archives logo" width="125" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Harris County Archives is to document the history of the government and the citizens of Harris County as revealed through county records and donated materials. The Harris County Archives is currently a part of the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office and shares space with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Archives. The holdings of the archives include approximately 6400 bound volumes, 3600 cubic feet of processed and unprocessed records, 637 bound volumes of the <em>Houston Post</em>, and over 14,000 rolls of microfilm including departmental records and the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> and <em>Houston Post</em> newspapers (1976 &ndash; 2001). Additionally, the archives includes over 600 volumes of scrapbooks and maps, photographs, video and film. The Harris County Archives is capable of providing digital copies of the records in its collection.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Address:</strong> 11525 Todd Street, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77055</li> <li><strong>Email: </strong> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">archives@hctx.net</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> 713-274-9680</li> </ul> <p><strong>Staff: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Sarah Canby Jackson, CA<br /> Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:sjackson@cco.hctx.net">sjackson@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9683</li> <li>Annie Golden<br /> Assistant Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">agolden@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9684</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/">http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Harris County Archives</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=1">View All Items</a></p> Title A name given to the resource Harris County Archives 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 pdf 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/. Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HCA-Elliott_Telegram_Support_19611218_1446X16 Title A name given to the resource Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott 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. Harris County Archives Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Harris County record made available under the Texas Public Information Act. Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Kaiser, Luke Green, Vic Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Elliott, Bill Premier Printing and Letter Service Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 12/18/1961 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1961-12-18 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Text Type The nature or genre of the resource Telegram Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Harris County 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="http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20">http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20</a> bringing baseball public opinion and public money http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/40898eb9c6f8e15c522e8c2bf08706bf.pdf 51319fd909c64d17e3885e4dcf1192ff 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/. Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/HarrisCountyArchives.png" alt="Harris County Archives logo" width="125" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Harris County Archives is to document the history of the government and the citizens of Harris County as revealed through county records and donated materials. The Harris County Archives is currently a part of the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office and shares space with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Archives. The holdings of the archives include approximately 6400 bound volumes, 3600 cubic feet of processed and unprocessed records, 637 bound volumes of the <em>Houston Post</em>, and over 14,000 rolls of microfilm including departmental records and the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> and <em>Houston Post</em> newspapers (1976 &ndash; 2001). Additionally, the archives includes over 600 volumes of scrapbooks and maps, photographs, video and film. The Harris County Archives is capable of providing digital copies of the records in its collection.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Address:</strong> 11525 Todd Street, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77055</li> <li><strong>Email: </strong> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">archives@hctx.net</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> 713-274-9680</li> </ul> <p><strong>Staff: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Sarah Canby Jackson, CA<br /> Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:sjackson@cco.hctx.net">sjackson@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9683</li> <li>Annie Golden<br /> Assistant Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">agolden@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9684</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/">http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Harris County Archives</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=1">View All Items</a></p> Title A name given to the resource Harris County Archives 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 pdf 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/. Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HCA-Elliott_Telegram_StartConstruction4_19630125_1446X38 Title A name given to the resource Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott 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. Harris County Archives Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Harris County record made available under the Texas Public Information Act. Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Howard, C. E., Jr. Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Elliott, Bill Houston Motel Association Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 01/25/1963 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1963-01-25 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Telegram Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Harris County 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="http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20">http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20</a> bringing baseball public opinion and public money http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/efe61069a6fb6d5d6dda7f84f626a838.pdf c8e92791c390b467b9f48872db84127a 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/. Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/HarrisCountyArchives.png" alt="Harris County Archives logo" width="125" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Harris County Archives is to document the history of the government and the citizens of Harris County as revealed through county records and donated materials. The Harris County Archives is currently a part of the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office and shares space with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Archives. The holdings of the archives include approximately 6400 bound volumes, 3600 cubic feet of processed and unprocessed records, 637 bound volumes of the <em>Houston Post</em>, and over 14,000 rolls of microfilm including departmental records and the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> and <em>Houston Post</em> newspapers (1976 &ndash; 2001). Additionally, the archives includes over 600 volumes of scrapbooks and maps, photographs, video and film. The Harris County Archives is capable of providing digital copies of the records in its collection.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Address:</strong> 11525 Todd Street, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77055</li> <li><strong>Email: </strong> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">archives@hctx.net</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> 713-274-9680</li> </ul> <p><strong>Staff: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Sarah Canby Jackson, CA<br /> Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:sjackson@cco.hctx.net">sjackson@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9683</li> <li>Annie Golden<br /> Assistant Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">agolden@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9684</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/">http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Harris County Archives</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=1">View All Items</a></p> Title A name given to the resource Harris County Archives 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 pdf 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/. Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HCA-Elliott_Telegram_StartConstruction3_19630125_1446X38 Title A name given to the resource Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott 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. Harris County Archives Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Harris County record made available under the Texas Public Information Act. Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Pothoff, F. A. Cureton, Calvin Goree, W. L., Jr. Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Elliott, Bill Dr. Pepper Co. Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 01/25/1963 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1963-01-25 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Telegram Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Harris County 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="http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20">http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20</a> bringing baseball public opinion and public money http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/2537c574493156b04f5b9516a9430e85.pdf 1891930068307648977cbde5a55d2992 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/. Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/HarrisCountyArchives.png" alt="Harris County Archives logo" width="125" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Harris County Archives is to document the history of the government and the citizens of Harris County as revealed through county records and donated materials. The Harris County Archives is currently a part of the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office and shares space with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Archives. The holdings of the archives include approximately 6400 bound volumes, 3600 cubic feet of processed and unprocessed records, 637 bound volumes of the <em>Houston Post</em>, and over 14,000 rolls of microfilm including departmental records and the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> and <em>Houston Post</em> newspapers (1976 &ndash; 2001). Additionally, the archives includes over 600 volumes of scrapbooks and maps, photographs, video and film. The Harris County Archives is capable of providing digital copies of the records in its collection.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Address:</strong> 11525 Todd Street, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77055</li> <li><strong>Email: </strong> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">archives@hctx.net</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> 713-274-9680</li> </ul> <p><strong>Staff: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Sarah Canby Jackson, CA<br /> Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:sjackson@cco.hctx.net">sjackson@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9683</li> <li>Annie Golden<br /> Assistant Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">agolden@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9684</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/">http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Harris County Archives</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=1">View All Items</a></p> Title A name given to the resource Harris County Archives 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 pdf 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/. Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HCA-Elliott_Telegram_StartConstruction2_19630125_1446X38 Title A name given to the resource Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott 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. Harris County Archives Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Harris County record made available under the Texas Public Information Act. Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Martin, Harry Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Elliott, Bill Harry Martin Catering Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 01/25/1963 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1963-01-25 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Telegram Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Harris County 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="http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20">http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20</a> bringing baseball public opinion and public money http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/6d0b3f157bd26fcd486d7b0125fdc73e.pdf 707e4d62f206d10c244ea572e0824f64 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/. Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/HarrisCountyArchives.png" alt="Harris County Archives logo" width="125" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Harris County Archives is to document the history of the government and the citizens of Harris County as revealed through county records and donated materials. The Harris County Archives is currently a part of the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office and shares space with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Archives. The holdings of the archives include approximately 6400 bound volumes, 3600 cubic feet of processed and unprocessed records, 637 bound volumes of the <em>Houston Post</em>, and over 14,000 rolls of microfilm including departmental records and the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> and <em>Houston Post</em> newspapers (1976 &ndash; 2001). Additionally, the archives includes over 600 volumes of scrapbooks and maps, photographs, video and film. The Harris County Archives is capable of providing digital copies of the records in its collection.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Address:</strong> 11525 Todd Street, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77055</li> <li><strong>Email: </strong> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">archives@hctx.net</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> 713-274-9680</li> </ul> <p><strong>Staff: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Sarah Canby Jackson, CA<br /> Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:sjackson@cco.hctx.net">sjackson@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9683</li> <li>Annie Golden<br /> Assistant Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">agolden@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9684</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/">http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Harris County Archives</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=1">View All Items</a></p> Title A name given to the resource Harris County Archives 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 pdf 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/. Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HCA-Elliott_Telegram_StartConstruction1_19630125_1446X38 Title A name given to the resource Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott 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. Harris County Archives Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Harris County record made available under the Texas Public Information Act. Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Cureton, Calvin Pothoff, F. A. Goree, Jr., W. L. Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Elliott, Bill Dr. Pepper Co. Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 01/25/1963 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1963-01-25 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Telegram Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Harris County 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="http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20">http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20</a> bringing baseball public opinion and public money http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/624e2889b1ddeec14db1ba97c1cf7e77.pdf 2ca27dd3d60c37d1e330d574911b9b09 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/. Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/HarrisCountyArchives.png" alt="Harris County Archives logo" width="125" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Harris County Archives is to document the history of the government and the citizens of Harris County as revealed through county records and donated materials. The Harris County Archives is currently a part of the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office and shares space with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Archives. The holdings of the archives include approximately 6400 bound volumes, 3600 cubic feet of processed and unprocessed records, 637 bound volumes of the <em>Houston Post</em>, and over 14,000 rolls of microfilm including departmental records and the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> and <em>Houston Post</em> newspapers (1976 &ndash; 2001). Additionally, the archives includes over 600 volumes of scrapbooks and maps, photographs, video and film. The Harris County Archives is capable of providing digital copies of the records in its collection.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Address:</strong> 11525 Todd Street, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77055</li> <li><strong>Email: </strong> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">archives@hctx.net</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> 713-274-9680</li> </ul> <p><strong>Staff: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Sarah Canby Jackson, CA<br /> Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:sjackson@cco.hctx.net">sjackson@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9683</li> <li>Annie Golden<br /> Assistant Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">agolden@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9684</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/">http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Harris County Archives</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=1">View All Items</a></p> Title A name given to the resource Harris County Archives 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. 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/. Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HCA-Elliott_Telegram_NBLEntry_19610106_1446X16 Title A name given to the resource Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott 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. Harris County Archives Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Harris County record made available under the Texas Public Information Act. Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Hofheinz, Roy Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Elliott< Bill Houston Sports Association Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 01/06/1961 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1961-01-06 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Telegram Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Harris County 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="http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20">http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20</a> bringing baseball Hofheinz http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/62cacbc5befe79285a3a027ec3cfc4b5.pdf 6cbdbf940dfa6a23c0e2b3af8a37d9b1 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/. Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/HarrisCountyArchives.png" alt="Harris County Archives logo" width="125" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Harris County Archives is to document the history of the government and the citizens of Harris County as revealed through county records and donated materials. The Harris County Archives is currently a part of the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office and shares space with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Archives. The holdings of the archives include approximately 6400 bound volumes, 3600 cubic feet of processed and unprocessed records, 637 bound volumes of the <em>Houston Post</em>, and over 14,000 rolls of microfilm including departmental records and the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> and <em>Houston Post</em> newspapers (1976 &ndash; 2001). Additionally, the archives includes over 600 volumes of scrapbooks and maps, photographs, video and film. The Harris County Archives is capable of providing digital copies of the records in its collection.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Address:</strong> 11525 Todd Street, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77055</li> <li><strong>Email: </strong> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">archives@hctx.net</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> 713-274-9680</li> </ul> <p><strong>Staff: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Sarah Canby Jackson, CA<br /> Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:sjackson@cco.hctx.net">sjackson@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9683</li> <li>Annie Golden<br /> Assistant Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">agolden@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9684</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/">http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Harris County Archives</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=1">View All Items</a></p> Title A name given to the resource Harris County Archives 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 pdf 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/. Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HCA-Elliott_Telegram_HSACaTrip_19601125_1446X16 Title A name given to the resource Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott 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. Harris County Archives Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Harris County record made available under the Texas Public Information Act. Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Valenti, Jack Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Elliott, Bill Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 11/25/1960 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1960-11-25 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Telegram Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Harris County 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="http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20">http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20</a> bringing baseball http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/707ad657cecfc8eb99e0b192a1cb4ecf.pdf d5510c4f67479f5171641f46f5e033eb 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/. Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/HarrisCountyArchives.png" alt="Harris County Archives logo" width="125" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Harris County Archives is to document the history of the government and the citizens of Harris County as revealed through county records and donated materials. The Harris County Archives is currently a part of the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office and shares space with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Archives. The holdings of the archives include approximately 6400 bound volumes, 3600 cubic feet of processed and unprocessed records, 637 bound volumes of the <em>Houston Post</em>, and over 14,000 rolls of microfilm including departmental records and the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> and <em>Houston Post</em> newspapers (1976 &ndash; 2001). Additionally, the archives includes over 600 volumes of scrapbooks and maps, photographs, video and film. The Harris County Archives is capable of providing digital copies of the records in its collection.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Address:</strong> 11525 Todd Street, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77055</li> <li><strong>Email: </strong> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">archives@hctx.net</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> 713-274-9680</li> </ul> <p><strong>Staff: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Sarah Canby Jackson, CA<br /> Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:sjackson@cco.hctx.net">sjackson@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9683</li> <li>Annie Golden<br /> Assistant Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">agolden@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9684</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/">http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Harris County Archives</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=1">View All Items</a></p> Title A name given to the resource Harris County Archives 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 pdf 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/. Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HCA-Elliott_Telegram_AwardContract6_19611218_1446X38 Title A name given to the resource Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott 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. Harris County Archives Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Harris County record made available under the Texas Public Information Act. Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Wiggins, Larry Professional Baseball Players Association of Houston Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Elliott, Bill Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 12/18/1961 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1961-12-18 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Telegram Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Harris County 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="http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20">http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20</a> bringing baseball public opinion and public money http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/4f15d88ed03bdff7130c8266c3d2a95b.pdf 6877813b281e6f858071c5c9a9b143d9 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/. Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/HarrisCountyArchives.png" alt="Harris County Archives logo" width="125" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Harris County Archives is to document the history of the government and the citizens of Harris County as revealed through county records and donated materials. The Harris County Archives is currently a part of the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office and shares space with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Archives. The holdings of the archives include approximately 6400 bound volumes, 3600 cubic feet of processed and unprocessed records, 637 bound volumes of the <em>Houston Post</em>, and over 14,000 rolls of microfilm including departmental records and the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> and <em>Houston Post</em> newspapers (1976 &ndash; 2001). Additionally, the archives includes over 600 volumes of scrapbooks and maps, photographs, video and film. The Harris County Archives is capable of providing digital copies of the records in its collection.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Address:</strong> 11525 Todd Street, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77055</li> <li><strong>Email: </strong> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">archives@hctx.net</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> 713-274-9680</li> </ul> <p><strong>Staff: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Sarah Canby Jackson, CA<br /> Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:sjackson@cco.hctx.net">sjackson@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9683</li> <li>Annie Golden<br /> Assistant Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">agolden@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9684</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/">http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Harris County Archives</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=1">View All Items</a></p> Title A name given to the resource Harris County Archives 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 pdf 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/. Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HCA-Elliott_Telegram_AwardContract5_19611218_1446X38 Title A name given to the resource Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott 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. Harris County Archives Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Harris County record made available under the Texas Public Information Act. Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Evans, T. C. McGuyer, R. R. Detmore Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Elliott, Bill Houston Coca Cola Bottling Company Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 12/18/1961 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1961-12-18 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Telegram Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Harris County 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="http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20">http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20</a> bringing baseball public opinion and public money http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/fd5e0813b42d93dad390f0d7864cd154.pdf 866ecbdde1b6384b391250322b0b5282 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/. Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/HarrisCountyArchives.png" alt="Harris County Archives logo" width="125" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Harris County Archives is to document the history of the government and the citizens of Harris County as revealed through county records and donated materials. The Harris County Archives is currently a part of the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office and shares space with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Archives. The holdings of the archives include approximately 6400 bound volumes, 3600 cubic feet of processed and unprocessed records, 637 bound volumes of the <em>Houston Post</em>, and over 14,000 rolls of microfilm including departmental records and the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> and <em>Houston Post</em> newspapers (1976 &ndash; 2001). Additionally, the archives includes over 600 volumes of scrapbooks and maps, photographs, video and film. The Harris County Archives is capable of providing digital copies of the records in its collection.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Address:</strong> 11525 Todd Street, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77055</li> <li><strong>Email: </strong> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">archives@hctx.net</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> 713-274-9680</li> </ul> <p><strong>Staff: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Sarah Canby Jackson, CA<br /> Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:sjackson@cco.hctx.net">sjackson@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9683</li> <li>Annie Golden<br /> Assistant Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">agolden@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9684</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/">http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Harris County Archives</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=1">View All Items</a></p> Title A name given to the resource Harris County Archives 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 pdf 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/. Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HCA-Elliott_Telegram_AwardContract4_19611218_1446X38 Title A name given to the resource Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott 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. Harris County Archives Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Harris County record made available under the Texas Public Information Act. Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Wells, Benton G. Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Elliott, Bill Delta Airlines Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 12/18/1961 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1961-12-18 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Telegram Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Harris County 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="http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20">http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20</a> bringing baseball public opinion and public money http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/f27e83c6732b22e02f27504494e4847e.pdf c732dc01cba0f2e1352a6fec68f0c82c 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/. Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/HarrisCountyArchives.png" alt="Harris County Archives logo" width="125" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Harris County Archives is to document the history of the government and the citizens of Harris County as revealed through county records and donated materials. The Harris County Archives is currently a part of the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office and shares space with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Archives. The holdings of the archives include approximately 6400 bound volumes, 3600 cubic feet of processed and unprocessed records, 637 bound volumes of the <em>Houston Post</em>, and over 14,000 rolls of microfilm including departmental records and the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> and <em>Houston Post</em> newspapers (1976 &ndash; 2001). Additionally, the archives includes over 600 volumes of scrapbooks and maps, photographs, video and film. The Harris County Archives is capable of providing digital copies of the records in its collection.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Address:</strong> 11525 Todd Street, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77055</li> <li><strong>Email: </strong> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">archives@hctx.net</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> 713-274-9680</li> </ul> <p><strong>Staff: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Sarah Canby Jackson, CA<br /> Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:sjackson@cco.hctx.net">sjackson@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9683</li> <li>Annie Golden<br /> Assistant Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">agolden@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9684</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/">http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Harris County Archives</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=1">View All Items</a></p> Title A name given to the resource Harris County Archives 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 pdf 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/. Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HCA-Elliott_Telegram_AwardContract3_19611218_1446X38 Title A name given to the resource Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott 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. Harris County Archives Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Harris County record made available under the Texas Public Information Act. Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Safway Scaffolds Company Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Elliott, Bill Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 12/18/1961 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1961-12-18 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Telegram Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Harris County 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="http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20">http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20</a> bringing baseball public opinion and public money http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/3cd3ee60c46cd59222d07fe42de34393.pdf 35b4da716ec0059e627aa927dc32c5fc 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/. Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/HarrisCountyArchives.png" alt="Harris County Archives logo" width="125" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Harris County Archives is to document the history of the government and the citizens of Harris County as revealed through county records and donated materials. The Harris County Archives is currently a part of the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office and shares space with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Archives. The holdings of the archives include approximately 6400 bound volumes, 3600 cubic feet of processed and unprocessed records, 637 bound volumes of the <em>Houston Post</em>, and over 14,000 rolls of microfilm including departmental records and the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> and <em>Houston Post</em> newspapers (1976 &ndash; 2001). Additionally, the archives includes over 600 volumes of scrapbooks and maps, photographs, video and film. The Harris County Archives is capable of providing digital copies of the records in its collection.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Address:</strong> 11525 Todd Street, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77055</li> <li><strong>Email: </strong> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">archives@hctx.net</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> 713-274-9680</li> </ul> <p><strong>Staff: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Sarah Canby Jackson, CA<br /> Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:sjackson@cco.hctx.net">sjackson@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9683</li> <li>Annie Golden<br /> Assistant Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">agolden@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9684</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/">http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Harris County Archives</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=1">View All Items</a></p> Title A name given to the resource Harris County Archives 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 pdf 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/. Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HCA-Elliott_Telegram_AwardContract2_19611218_1446X38 Title A name given to the resource Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott 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. Harris County Archives Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Harris County record made available under the Texas Public Information Act. Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Phillips, J. R. Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Elliott, Bill Midwest Steel Corporation Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 12/18/1961 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1961-12-18 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Telegram Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Harris County 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="http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20">http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20</a> bringing baseball public opinion and public money http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/3c135db0b8ed83065e86e859a105f4f3.pdf 18ddc99fdd368704d741e1cf8b0d6005 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/. Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/HarrisCountyArchives.png" alt="Harris County Archives logo" width="125" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Harris County Archives is to document the history of the government and the citizens of Harris County as revealed through county records and donated materials. The Harris County Archives is currently a part of the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office and shares space with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Archives. The holdings of the archives include approximately 6400 bound volumes, 3600 cubic feet of processed and unprocessed records, 637 bound volumes of the <em>Houston Post</em>, and over 14,000 rolls of microfilm including departmental records and the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> and <em>Houston Post</em> newspapers (1976 &ndash; 2001). Additionally, the archives includes over 600 volumes of scrapbooks and maps, photographs, video and film. The Harris County Archives is capable of providing digital copies of the records in its collection.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Address:</strong> 11525 Todd Street, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77055</li> <li><strong>Email: </strong> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">archives@hctx.net</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> 713-274-9680</li> </ul> <p><strong>Staff: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Sarah Canby Jackson, CA<br /> Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:sjackson@cco.hctx.net">sjackson@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9683</li> <li>Annie Golden<br /> Assistant Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">agolden@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9684</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/">http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Harris County Archives</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=1">View All Items</a></p> Title A name given to the resource Harris County Archives 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 pdf 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/. Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HCA-Elliott_Telegram_AwardContract1_19611218_1446X38 Title A name given to the resource Telegram to County Judge Bill Elliott 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. Harris County Archives Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Harris County record made available under the Texas Public Information Act. Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Dodson, Ben Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Elliott, Bill General Steel Erection Company Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 12/18/1961 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1961-12-18 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Telegram Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Harris County 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="http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20">http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20</a> bringing baseball public opinion and public money http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/9721f5b64d23f169e90f40534530ce11.pdf 0753d4cc394f48d270724bd51c723559 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/. Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/HarrisCountyArchives.png" alt="Harris County Archives logo" width="125" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Harris County Archives is to document the history of the government and the citizens of Harris County as revealed through county records and donated materials. The Harris County Archives is currently a part of the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office and shares space with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Archives. The holdings of the archives include approximately 6400 bound volumes, 3600 cubic feet of processed and unprocessed records, 637 bound volumes of the <em>Houston Post</em>, and over 14,000 rolls of microfilm including departmental records and the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> and <em>Houston Post</em> newspapers (1976 &ndash; 2001). Additionally, the archives includes over 600 volumes of scrapbooks and maps, photographs, video and film. The Harris County Archives is capable of providing digital copies of the records in its collection.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Address:</strong> 11525 Todd Street, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77055</li> <li><strong>Email: </strong> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">archives@hctx.net</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> 713-274-9680</li> </ul> <p><strong>Staff: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Sarah Canby Jackson, CA<br /> Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:sjackson@cco.hctx.net">sjackson@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9683</li> <li>Annie Golden<br /> Assistant Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">agolden@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9684</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/">http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Harris County Archives</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=1">View All Items</a></p> Title A name given to the resource Harris County Archives 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 pdf 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/. Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HCA-Elliott_Memo_SupportUnion_19610118_1446X16 Title A name given to the resource Memo to Longshoreman's Local 872 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. Harris County Archives Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Harris County record made available under the Texas Public Information Act. Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Elliott, Bill Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Longshoreman's Local 872 Peavy, J. W. Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 01/18/1961 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1961-01-18 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Memorandum Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Harris County 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="http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20">http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20</a> Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived bringing baseball public opinion and public money http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/7a34b198d40e4cef9b17938ec32fe670.pdf 886d6c950aa24a24badb45f41970a08a 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/. Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/HarrisCountyArchives.png" alt="Harris County Archives logo" width="125" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Harris County Archives is to document the history of the government and the citizens of Harris County as revealed through county records and donated materials. The Harris County Archives is currently a part of the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office and shares space with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Archives. The holdings of the archives include approximately 6400 bound volumes, 3600 cubic feet of processed and unprocessed records, 637 bound volumes of the <em>Houston Post</em>, and over 14,000 rolls of microfilm including departmental records and the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> and <em>Houston Post</em> newspapers (1976 &ndash; 2001). Additionally, the archives includes over 600 volumes of scrapbooks and maps, photographs, video and film. The Harris County Archives is capable of providing digital copies of the records in its collection.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Address:</strong> 11525 Todd Street, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77055</li> <li><strong>Email: </strong> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">archives@hctx.net</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> 713-274-9680</li> </ul> <p><strong>Staff: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Sarah Canby Jackson, CA<br /> Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:sjackson@cco.hctx.net">sjackson@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9683</li> <li>Annie Golden<br /> Assistant Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">agolden@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9684</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/">http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Harris County Archives</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=1">View All Items</a></p> Title A name given to the resource Harris County Archives 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 pdf 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/. Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HCA-Elliott_Memo_Promotion_19601207_1446X16 Title A name given to the resource Memo to L. W. McComachie 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. Harris County Archives Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Harris County record made available under the Texas Public Information Act. Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Elliott, Bill Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource McComachie, L. W. Texas High School Coaches Association Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 12/07/1960 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1960-12-07 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Memorandum Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Harris County 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="http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20">http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20</a> Description An account of the resource Memo from County Judge Bill Elliott to L. W. McComachie, Texas High School Coaches Assn. bringing baseball high school and college football public opinion and public money http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/cb462eff5b0d8bc13915fbcef58f1a9d.pdf 5e72443c09c372c053cc8d0b82b56ad9 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/. Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/HarrisCountyArchives.png" alt="Harris County Archives logo" width="125" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Harris County Archives is to document the history of the government and the citizens of Harris County as revealed through county records and donated materials. The Harris County Archives is currently a part of the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office and shares space with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Archives. The holdings of the archives include approximately 6400 bound volumes, 3600 cubic feet of processed and unprocessed records, 637 bound volumes of the <em>Houston Post</em>, and over 14,000 rolls of microfilm including departmental records and the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> and <em>Houston Post</em> newspapers (1976 &ndash; 2001). Additionally, the archives includes over 600 volumes of scrapbooks and maps, photographs, video and film. The Harris County Archives is capable of providing digital copies of the records in its collection.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Address:</strong> 11525 Todd Street, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77055</li> <li><strong>Email: </strong> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">archives@hctx.net</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> 713-274-9680</li> </ul> <p><strong>Staff: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Sarah Canby Jackson, CA<br /> Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:sjackson@cco.hctx.net">sjackson@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9683</li> <li>Annie Golden<br /> Assistant Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">agolden@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9684</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/">http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Harris County Archives</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=1">View All Items</a></p> Title A name given to the resource Harris County Archives 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 pdf 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/. Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HCA-Elliott_Ltr_SupportDaniel_19600711_1446X38 Title A name given to the resource Letter to County Judge Bill Elliott 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. Harris County Archives Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Frick, Ford Daniel, Price License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Harris County record made available under the Texas Public Information Act. Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Ford, Jon Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Elliott, Bill Texas. Governor (1957-1963: Price Daniel) Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 07/14/1960 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1960-07-14 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Letter Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Harris County 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="http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20">http://cdm15978.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15978coll7/id/20</a> Description An account of the resource Letter from Jon Ford, Governor's Office, to County Judge Bill Elliott bringing baseball public opinion and public money http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/ee681f888bc18e8d915cec3bbd36664c.pdf eeff8654d14dbfe9eabb7e821faa4b22 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/. Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/HarrisCountyArchives.png" alt="Harris County Archives logo" width="125" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Harris County Archives is to document the history of the government and the citizens of Harris County as revealed through county records and donated materials. The Harris County Archives is currently a part of the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office and shares space with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Archives. The holdings of the archives include approximately 6400 bound volumes, 3600 cubic feet of processed and unprocessed records, 637 bound volumes of the <em>Houston Post</em>, and over 14,000 rolls of microfilm including departmental records and the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> and <em>Houston Post</em> newspapers (1976 &ndash; 2001). Additionally, the archives includes over 600 volumes of scrapbooks and maps, photographs, video and film. The Harris County Archives is capable of providing digital copies of the records in its collection.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Address:</strong> 11525 Todd Street, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77055</li> <li><strong>Email: </strong> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">archives@hctx.net</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> 713-274-9680</li> </ul> <p><strong>Staff: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Sarah Canby Jackson, CA<br /> Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:sjackson@cco.hctx.net">sjackson@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9683</li> <li>Annie Golden<br /> Assistant Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">agolden@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9684</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/">http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Harris County Archives</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=1">View All Items</a></p> Title A name given to the resource Harris County Archives 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 pdf 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/. Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HCA-CR07_EstEarningsBaseballTeam_nd_1503X38 Title A name given to the resource "Estimated Earnings Possibilities of a Major League Baseball Team" 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. Harris County Archives Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource. Harris County record made available under the Texas Public Information Act. Rights Holder A person or organization owning or managing rights over the resource. Harris County Archives Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Harris County Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Harris County Auditor Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Report Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available Harris County Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource Undated Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived <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> bringing baseball broadcasts public opinion and public money http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/888ef15ab2db85d7552d391f4101a5a4.jpg f818c41d2addcb0be87bcbcc80a78612 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 University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://info.lib.uh.edu/sites/default/themes/zen_uhlib//images/uhl-logo.gif" alt="University of Houston Libraries logo" width="300" /></a></p> <p>The mission of Special Collections at the University of Houston Libraries is to preserve, safeguard, organize, and describe materials in our collecting areas, making them available for current and future generations. Special Collections supports the teaching and research activities of the University of Houston, and serves as a resource for the scholarly community and the general public. The services provided include reference, instruction, archival collections processing, book processing, digitization, collection development, exhibits, marketing, and outreach.</p> <p>The University of Houston Libraries Special Collections includes eleven collecting areas:</p> <ul> <li>Architecture and Planning</li> <li>Carey C. Shuart Women&rsquo;s Archive &amp; Research Collection</li> <li>Contemporary Literature</li> <li>Hispanic Collections</li> <li>Houston &amp; Texas History</li> <li>Houston Hip Hop</li> <li>Houston History Archives</li> <li>Performing &amp; Visual Arts</li> <li>University Archives</li> <li>USS Houston &amp; Military History</li> <li>Rare Books</li> </ul> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Staff Contact Information: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong>713-743-9750</li> <li><strong>Physical Address: </strong>114 University Libraries, Houston, TX 77204-2000. Special Collections is located within the M.D. Anderson Library on the 2nd Floor in the Red Wing near the Elevators in Suite 260.</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Citing Special Collections Materials: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials</a>/li&gt;</li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Woodson Research Center</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=22">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, Model of the Future 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. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived Kirksey Collection Box 14 Folder 44 Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context kir024-cc Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) 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. Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Kirksey, George, T. 1910-1971 Spatial Coverage Spatial characteristics of the resource. 8400 Kirby Drive, Houston, TX 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 bringing baseball design and construction http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/1d24b3b01dd8c4baeb1a21af4c096b22.jpg 89406ba9d6eb2f980f49502d73130582 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 University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://info.lib.uh.edu/sites/default/themes/zen_uhlib//images/uhl-logo.gif" alt="University of Houston Libraries logo" width="300" /></a></p> <p>The mission of Special Collections at the University of Houston Libraries is to preserve, safeguard, organize, and describe materials in our collecting areas, making them available for current and future generations. Special Collections supports the teaching and research activities of the University of Houston, and serves as a resource for the scholarly community and the general public. The services provided include reference, instruction, archival collections processing, book processing, digitization, collection development, exhibits, marketing, and outreach.</p> <p>The University of Houston Libraries Special Collections includes eleven collecting areas:</p> <ul> <li>Architecture and Planning</li> <li>Carey C. Shuart Women&rsquo;s Archive &amp; Research Collection</li> <li>Contemporary Literature</li> <li>Hispanic Collections</li> <li>Houston &amp; Texas History</li> <li>Houston Hip Hop</li> <li>Houston History Archives</li> <li>Performing &amp; Visual Arts</li> <li>University Archives</li> <li>USS Houston &amp; Military History</li> <li>Rare Books</li> </ul> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Staff Contact Information: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong>713-743-9750</li> <li><strong>Physical Address: </strong>114 University Libraries, Houston, TX 77204-2000. Special Collections is located within the M.D. Anderson Library on the 2nd Floor in the Red Wing near the Elevators in Suite 260.</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Citing Special Collections Materials: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials</a>/li&gt;</li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Woodson Research Center</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=22">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, Beneath the 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. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived Kirksey Collection Box 14 Folder 17 Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context kir016-cc Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Kirksey, George, T. 1910-1971 Spatial Coverage Spatial characteristics of the resource. 8400 Kirby Drive, Houston, TX 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 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. 1960s bringing baseball Colts design and construction roof http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/0ef1a8cc009aeb6275e05e8c681528a7.jpg 05ac68632b57d72a51f13747a39d894f 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 University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://info.lib.uh.edu/sites/default/themes/zen_uhlib//images/uhl-logo.gif" alt="University of Houston Libraries logo" width="300" /></a></p> <p>The mission of Special Collections at the University of Houston Libraries is to preserve, safeguard, organize, and describe materials in our collecting areas, making them available for current and future generations. Special Collections supports the teaching and research activities of the University of Houston, and serves as a resource for the scholarly community and the general public. The services provided include reference, instruction, archival collections processing, book processing, digitization, collection development, exhibits, marketing, and outreach.</p> <p>The University of Houston Libraries Special Collections includes eleven collecting areas:</p> <ul> <li>Architecture and Planning</li> <li>Carey C. Shuart Women&rsquo;s Archive &amp; Research Collection</li> <li>Contemporary Literature</li> <li>Hispanic Collections</li> <li>Houston &amp; Texas History</li> <li>Houston Hip Hop</li> <li>Houston History Archives</li> <li>Performing &amp; Visual Arts</li> <li>University Archives</li> <li>USS Houston &amp; Military History</li> <li>Rare Books</li> </ul> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Staff Contact Information: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong>713-743-9750</li> <li><strong>Physical Address: </strong>114 University Libraries, Houston, TX 77204-2000. Special Collections is located within the M.D. Anderson Library on the 2nd Floor in the Red Wing near the Elevators in Suite 260.</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/staff-directory/department/special-collections</a></li> <li><strong>Citing Special Collections Materials: </strong><a href="http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials">http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections/citing-special-collections-materials</a>/li&gt;</li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Woodson Research Center</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=22">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, The Power Brokers 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. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived Kirksey Collection Box 14 Folder 64 Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context kir010-cc Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) 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. Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Kirksey, George, T. 1910-1971 Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource Circa 1961 Spatial Coverage Spatial characteristics of the resource. 8400 Kirby Drive, Houston, TX 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 1960s bringing baseball Colts Hofheinz http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/bb6d40224a2b3497fbb5c47a5fc41bc0.jpg 60c91f36eb97a51316aa91e92ca15810 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> 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 pdf Physical Dimension 28 cm. 1 p. 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 Letter to Ernesto Herrera 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 Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HPLM_MSS160-b1-f13-27 Subject The topic of the resource Herrera, Ernesto Jimenez Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) 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 10/19/1963 Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1963-10-19 Language A language of the resource English Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Letter Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Publisher An entity responsible for making the resource available University of North Texas, Portal to Texas History Spatial Coverage Spatial characteristics of the resource. United States - Texas - Harris County - Houston Rights Information about rights held in and over the resource Please contact the Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston, Texas Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Herrera, John J. Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived <a href="http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth248469/">http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth248469/</a> bringing baseball design and construction http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/c7a65692e285f8066fe43b4e251c1488.pdf 8dcb57e17f96ffccb626035b5ea6f452 http://astrodomememories.org/files/original/7ad9313bdce2bacd15a186c06b83755b.jpg 777c291363ecabe3d8937d4907d189f3 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 "Rain or Shine" special embarkation Description An account of the resource Ready to embark on "Rain or Shine" special in mostly "rain" are I to r: George Kirksey, Judge Bill Elliott, S. B. Bruce, Gabe Paul, V. V. Ramsey, Judge Roy Hofheinz, Johnny Goyen, Joe Resweber, Billy Ragan, Louis Welch, R. E. (Bob) Smith, and Craig Cullinan, Jr. Relation A related resource http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/exhibits/show/astrodome-memories/item/16 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. Harris County Archives 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/. Description An account of the resource <p><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/"><img style="padding-right: 10px;" src="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/files/static_content/HarrisCountyArchives.png" alt="Harris County Archives logo" width="125" align="left" /></a></p> <p>The mission of the Harris County Archives is to document the history of the government and the citizens of Harris County as revealed through county records and donated materials. The Harris County Archives is currently a part of the County Clerk&rsquo;s Office and shares space with the County Clerk&rsquo;s Archives. The holdings of the archives include approximately 6400 bound volumes, 3600 cubic feet of processed and unprocessed records, 637 bound volumes of the <em>Houston Post</em>, and over 14,000 rolls of microfilm including departmental records and the <em>Houston Chronicle</em> and <em>Houston Post</em> newspapers (1976 &ndash; 2001). Additionally, the archives includes over 600 volumes of scrapbooks and maps, photographs, video and film. The Harris County Archives is capable of providing digital copies of the records in its collection.</p> <h3>Contact Information</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Address:</strong> 11525 Todd Street, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77055</li> <li><strong>Email: </strong> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">archives@hctx.net</a></li> <li><strong>Phone: </strong> 713-274-9680</li> </ul> <p><strong>Staff: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Sarah Canby Jackson, CA<br /> Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:sjackson@cco.hctx.net">sjackson@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9683</li> <li>Annie Golden<br /> Assistant Harris County Archivist<br /> <a href="mailto:agolden@cco.hctx.net">agolden@cco.hctx.net</a><br /> 713-274-9684</li> </ul> <h3>Links:</h3> <ul> <li><strong>Website: </strong><a href="http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/">http://www.harriscountytx.gov/archives/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Items from the Harris County Archives</h3> <p><a href="http://omeka.astrodomememories.org/items/browse?collection=1">View All Items</a></p> Title A name given to the resource Harris County Archives 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 pdf 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/. Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource Elliott, Bill Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource Houston Sports Association Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource 12/08/1960 Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource Souvenir program Identifier An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context HCA-MC031_Elliott_SouvenirTour1960128to11_1446X07 Language A language of the resource English Subject The topic of the resource Astrodome (Houston, Tex.) Title A name given to the resource Souvenir Program for the "Rain or Shine" Tour Type The nature or genre of the resource Text Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource. 1960-12-08 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. Harris County Archives Spatial Coverage Spatial characteristics of the resource. United States - Texas - Harris County - Houston 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. Source A related resource from which the described resource is derived <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> bringing baseball