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  • Collection: Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library

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Houston Astros vs Cincinnati Reds at the Astrodome. Reds No.6, Johnny Edwards, at home plate as Astros player slides home. Friday May 26, 1965.

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Houston Astros vs Cincinnati Reds at the Astrodome. Astros catcher Ron Brand arguing with the umpire. Friday May 26, 1965.

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Houston Astros vs San Francisco Giants at the Astrodome. Giants No. 16, Jim Ray Hart, sliding for base. Tuesday May 23, 1965.

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Houston Astros vs San Francisco Giants at the Astrodome. Astros No. 24, Jimmy Wynn, batting. Sunday May 21, 1965.

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Houston Astros vs San Francisco Giants at the Astrodome. Giants player jumping for base against Astros No. 24, Jimmy Wynn. Sunday May 21, 1965.

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Workers on the roof painting the Astrodome skylights. Thursday May 20, 1965.

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Workers on the roof painting the Astrodome skylights. Thursday May 20, 1965.

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Interior close up of the Astrodome skylights. Thursday May 20, 1965.

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Couple seated in the Astrodome. Wednesday May 19, 1965.

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People lined up at the counter in the Astrodome Gift shop. Saturday April 17, 1965.

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Crowds seated in a single section of the Astrodome, two tour assistants in striped shirts and hats at the back. Saturday April 17, 1965.

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Lone male in the Astrodome taking a picture during a tour of the Astrodome. Saturday April 17, 1965.

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Crowds seated in a single section of the Astrodome during a tour, listening to an unidentified male speaking on a microphone. Saturday April 17, 1965.

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Crowds at the entrance to the Astrodome, for a tour of the venue. Saturday April 17, 1965.

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Houston Astros vs New York Yankees at the Astrodome; in game prior to beginning to official Baseball season. Astros player sliding for base. Sunday April 11, 1965.

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Houston Astros vs New York Yankees at the Astrodome; in game prior to beginning to official Baseball season. Astros player kicking up dirt as he lands on base. Sunday April 11, 1965.

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Houston Astros vs New York Yankees at the Astrodome; in game prior to beginning to official Baseball season. Astros player jumping for base. Sunday April 11, 1965.

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Houston Astros vs New York Yankees at the Astrodome; in game prior to beginning to official Baseball season. Yankees player going in to bat. Sunday April 11, 1965

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Print of Street Cars running to and from the Astrodome, alongside the highway. Thursday April 8, 1965.

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Glen Dobbs, Bill Giles and an unidentified male at the Astrodome. Tuesday April 6, 1965.

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Wide view of the Interior of the Astrodome, set up for Baseball. Saturday February 27, 1965.

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Wide view of the Interior of the Astrodome, set up for Baseball. Saturday February 27, 1965.

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Mrs John Connally and 2 ladies, unidentified at the entrance to the Astrodome Club Boxes.Tuesday February 8, 1965.

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Fans sitting in the back of a pick-up truck in the Astrodome car park before the Rolling Stones concert for their ‘Steel Wheels’ tour. Wednesday November 8, 1989.

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Unidentified male selling Programs for the Rolling Stones ‘Steel Wheels’ tour outside the Astrodome. Wednesday November 8, 1989.

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Fans sitting on grass outside the Astrodome before the Rolling Stones concert for their ‘Steel Wheels’ tour. Wednesday November 8, 1989.

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Fan showing off Program for the Rolling Stones ‘Steel Wheels’ tour. Wednesday November 8, 1989.

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Ticket check prior to entry to the Astrodome for the Rolling Stones concert for their ‘Steel Wheels’ tour. Wednesday November 8, 1989.

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Merchandise stand at Rolling Stones concert for their ‘Steel Wheels’ tour. Wednesday November 8, 1989.

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Merchandise stand at Rolling Stones concert for their ‘Steel Wheels’ tour. Wednesday November 8, 1989.

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Fans outside of the Astrodome before the Rolling Stones concert for their ‘Steel Wheels’ tour. Wednesday November 8, 1989.

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Side shot of the front rows of the Audience watching Corey Glover of Living Colour on stage supporting the Rolling Stones at the Astrodome on their ‘Steel Wheels’ tour. Wednesday November 8, 1989.

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Spot lights from the back of the Astrodome directed at the stage during the Rolling Stones concert on their ‘Steel Wheels’ tour. Wednesday November 8, 1989.

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Shot from the front of the Astrodome filling up before the Rolling Stones concert on their ‘Steel Wheels’ tour. Wednesday November 8, 1989.

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Corey Glover of Living Colour supporting the Rolling Stones at the Astrodome on their ‘Steel Wheels’ tour. Wednesday November 8, 1989.

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Vernon Reid of Living Colour supporting the Rolling Stones at the Astrodome on their ‘Steel Wheels’ tour. Wednesday November 8, 1989.

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Corey Glover of Living Colour supporting the Rolling Stones at the Astrodome on their ‘Steel Wheels’ tour. Wednesday November 8, 1990

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Vernon Reid of Living Colour supporting the Rolling Stones at the Astrodome on their ‘Steel Wheels’ tour. Wednesday November 8, 1989.

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Mick Jagger during the Rolling Stones performance at the Astrodome on the ‘Steel Wheels’ tour. Wednesday November 8, 1989.

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Mick Jagger during the Rolling Stones performance at the Astrodome on the ‘Steel Wheels’ tour. Wednesday November 8, 1989.

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Mick Jagger and back-up singer, Lisa Fischer, during the Rolling Stones performance at the Astrodome on the ‘Steel Wheels’ tour. Wednesday November 8, 1989.

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Ronnie Wood and Keith Richards during the Rolling Stones performance at the Astrodome on the ‘Steel Wheels’ tour. Wednesday November 8, 1989.

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Close- up of Mick Jagger during the Rolling Stones performance at the Astrodome on the ‘Steel Wheels’ tour. Wednesday November 8, 1989.

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Close- up of Mick Jagger during the Rolling Stones performance at the Astrodome on the ‘Steel Wheels’ tour. Wednesday November 8, 1989.

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Walk-a-thon for Juvenile Diabetes Foundation's at the Astrodome Parking Lot. Sunday October 29, 1989.

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Walk-a-thon for Juvenile Diabetes Foundation's at the Astrodome Parking Lot. Sunday October 29, 1989.

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Walk-a-thon for Juvenile Diabetes Foundation's at the Astrodome Parking Lot. Sunday October 29, 1989.

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People in luxury boxes during the Houston Astros vs Atlanta Braves Baseball game. Tuesday April 4, 1989.

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People in luxury boxes during the Houston Astros vs Atlanta Braves Baseball game. Tuesday April 4, 1989.

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People in luxury boxes during the Houston Astros vs Atlanta Braves Baseball game. Tuesday April 4, 1989.

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The Grand Champion Steer and his emotional owner at Houston Rodeo. Friday March 3, 1989.

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The Grand Champion Steer and his owner at Houston Rodeo. Friday March 3, 1989.

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Competition Judge passes the line-up of the bulls ready for the selection of the Grand Champion Steer at Houston Rodeo. Friday March 3, 1989.

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Line-up of the bulls ready for the selection of the Grand Champion Steer at Houston Rodeo. Friday March 3, 1989.

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Scrapbook put together by Judge Roy M. Hofheinz containing clippings about the Houston Astrodome from the years 1965 through 1967. Clippings cover early events at the newly opened Domed stadium to the beginning of the construction of Astroworld.

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Scrapbook put together by Judge Roy M. Hofheinz containing clippings about the Houston Astrodome during the year 1961 and early 1962. Clippings cover the progress of the construction of Houston's "Domed Stadium."

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Scrapbook put together by Judge Roy M. Hofheinz containing clippings about the Houston Astrodome during the years 1961 to early 1966, with most of the content from 1963-1965. Clippings cover the progress of the construction of Houston's "Domed…

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High School Football Playoffs game between Columbia and West Orange Stark. Columbia player kicking the ball. Saturday December 5, 1987.

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High School Football Playoffs game between Columbia and West Orange Stark. Columbia player kicking the ball. Saturday December 5, 1987.

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High School Football Playoffs game between Columbia and West Orange Stark. Columbia player with the ball. Saturday December 5, 1987.

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High School Football Playoffs game between Columbia and West Orange Stark. West Orange Stark players with the ball. Saturday December 5, 1987.

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Bill Woods, acting General Manager showing the display board while "at work" in his office at the Astrodome. Tuesday November 17, 1987.

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Bill Woods, acting General Manager sitting at his desk "at work" in his office at the Astrodome. Tuesday November 17, 1987.

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High School Football game between MacArthur vs Beaumont West Brook at the Astrodome. West Brook player about to throw the ball. Saturday November 14, 1987.

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High School Football game between MacArthur vs Beaumont West Brook at the Astrodome. West Brook player with the ball. Saturday November 14, 1987.

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High School Football game between MacArthur vs Beaumont West Brook at the Astrodome. MacArthur player with the ball. Saturday November 14, 1987.

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High School Football game between MacArthur vs Beaumont West Brook at the Astrodome. MacArthur player with the ball. Saturday November 14, 1987.

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High School Football team tratford Spartans training in an empty Astrodome. Thursday November 12, 1987.

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High School Football team tratford Spartans training in an empty Astrodome. Thursday November 12, 1987.

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High School Football team tratford Spartans training in an empty Astrodome. Thursday November 12, 1987.

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Workers from Fast Equipment Rental Co. setting Anchors in the Astrodome during repairs. Wednesday November 4, 1987.

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Contractors racing to get floor done and Astroturf laid at Astrodome for UH game on 11/06/1987. Wednesday November 4, 1987.

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Contractors racing to get floor done and Astroturf laid at Astrodome for UH game on 11/06/1987. Wednesday November 4, 1987.

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Contractors racing to get floor done and Astroturf laid at Astrodome for UH game on 11/06/1987. Wednesday November 4, 1987.

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Contractors racing to get floor done and Astroturf laid at Astrodome for UH game on 11/06/1987. Wednesday November 4, 1987.

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Contractors racing to get floor done and Astroturf laid at Astrodome for UH game on 11/06/1987. Wednesday November 4, 1987.

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Judge Don Lindsay surrounded by the press at Astrodome. Sunday October 25, 1987.

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Judge Don Lindsay surrounded by the press at Astrodome. Sunday October 25, 1987.

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Workers from Fast Equipment Rental Co. setting Anchors in the Astrodome during repairs. Monday October 19, 1987.

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Wide shot of the interior of the Astrodome during repairs. Monday October 19, 1987.

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Contractors Gary Ehrhardt and Moe Zomordai looking at plans for repair work in the Astrodome. Monday October 19, 1987.

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Worker from Fast Equipment Rental Co. tearing up portions of the Astrodome carpet for replacement during repairs. Monday October 19, 1987.

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Quarter Final High School Football game between La Marque and MacArthur. Saturday December 6, 1986.

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A sparse audience in the stands, above and below the scoreboard, at the Quarter Final High School Football game between La Marque and MacArthur. Saturday December 6, 1986.

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A sparse audience in the stands at the Quarter Final High School Football game between La Marque and MacArthur. Saturday December 6, 1986.

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Quarter Final High School Football game between La Marque and MacArthur. Saturday December 6, 1986.

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Demonstration of pumping equipment by Wortech, Inc.

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Demonstration of pumping equipment by Wortech, Inc.

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Demonstration of pumping equipment by Wortech, Inc.

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High School Football playoff game between Madison and Yates at the Astrodome. Yates player being tackled. Friday November 21, 1986.