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Fisheyeview from back of a packed Astrodome during Baseball game. Written on photo: Bert Brandt &amp

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Distance shot of Astrodome and Astrohall at ground level, taken across the car park during a cloudy day. Written on photo: Bert Brandt &amp

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Distance shot of Astrodome and Astrohall at ground level, taken across the car park during a cloudy day. Written on photo: Bert Brandt &amp

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Distance shot of Astrodome and Astrohall at ground level, taken across the car park during a cloudy day. Written on photo: Bert Brandt &amp

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Exterior of a full Astrodome car park during an event, at dusk. Written on photo:Astrodome at Night, Houston, Texas. Bert Brandt &amp

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Baseball game in play, with the Batter and Catcher at the Batter Box. The stand to the side mostly full.

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Baseball game in play, mainly focused on the mostly full stand.

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Close up on audience during a Baseball game at the Astrodome. Written on photo: By Bert Brandt 3704 Garrott Ja 9-8071

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Close up on audience during a Baseball game at the Astrodome. Written on photo: By Bert Brandt 3704 Garrott Ja 9-8071

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Fisheye view photograph taken from the back of the stands during a performance from the Ringling Brothers Circus, at the Astrodome. Written on photo: Astrodome (Ringling Circus Performing) Bert Brandt &amp

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Fisheyeview from back of a packed Astrodome during Baseball game. Written on photo: Interior of Astrodome, Houston

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Fisheyeview from back of a packed Astrodome during Baseball game. Written on photo: Interior of Astrodome, Houston Bert Brandt &amp

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Wide shot of a Baseball game in play taken from the back of the packed stands. Clearly see the speakers suspended from cables around the stadium.

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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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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 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. West Brook player about to throw the ball. Saturday November 14, 1987.

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Regarding a statement of his account during his time involved in Houston Sports Association

Henderson-Astroworld-0023.pdf
Letter to Judge Hofheinz regarding "Foley's" wish to display the Astroworld model in their "best show window" from May 27 to June 8, 1968.

RUF-wrc00166.pdf
Includes information about the "Port Houston," the first diesel electric Fire Boat

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Motocross Bikes taking a flat corner, while a rider on the inside rear fails to make it as his bike tips to the side. The Astrodome, Sunday March 16, 1980.

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One bike just reaching the top of a jump hill as another is just about to land on its rear wheel after taking the jump on the course track. The Astrodome, Sunday March 16, 1980.

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Male athletes sprint for the finish line during a istance raceat Track Meet event held in the Astrodome Friday February 13, 1970.

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Wide shot of the interior of the Astrodome, during Track Meet event. Sparse audience in attendance, in seating below electronic announcement board. Second board with sign elcome to the Astrodome Eighth Wonder of the World Friday February 13, 1970.

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Male athletes just about to reach the finish line during a print raceat Track Meet event held in the Astrodome Friday February 13, 1970.

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Male Kansas state athlete throwing the Shot-put during a Track Meet event held in the Astrodome Friday February 13, 1970.

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Male athletes just about to reach the finish line during a elay raceat Track Meet event held in the Astrodome Friday February 13, 1970.

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2 unidentified undercard Fighters during a bout at the ingleader Seriesboxing in Astrodome Monday July 11, 1983.

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2 unidentified undercard Fighters during a bout at the ingleader Seriesboxing in Astrodome Monday July 11, 1983.

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2 unidentified undercard Fighters during a bout at the ingleader Seriesboxing in Astrodome Monday July 11, 1983.

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2 unidentified undercard Fighters during a bout at the ingleader Seriesboxing in Astrodome Monday July 11, 1983.

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2 unidentified undercard Fighters during a bout at the ingleader Seriesboxing in Astrodome Monday July 11, 1983.

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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 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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Judge Hofheinz on stage before microphone. Other dignitaries on stage. Model of dome in front of Hofheinz.

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Memo from County Judge Bill Elliott to L. W. McComachie, Texas High School Coaches Assn.

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This picture was taken from the needle that was at Astroworld.

Henderson-Astroworld-0084.pdf
Houston Chronicle Lifestyle &Entertainment article about 20th Anniversary of Astroworld, featuring a picture of "brightly dressed attendants" at the park opening in 1968. Wednesday, June 1, 1998.

HCA-Elliott_Ltr_SupportDaniel_19600711_1446X38.pdf
Letter from Jon Ford, Governor's Office, to County Judge Bill Elliott

Recording of a lecture on the history, development, and engineering of the Astrodome given by James Gast at the Bellaire Historical Society on March 10, 2016.

HCA-Elliott_Ltr_Gill_19601206_1446X28.pdf
Letter from Ned Gill to County Judge Bill Elliott

HCA-Elliott_Ltr_Gill_19611214_1446X28.pdf
Letter from Ned Gill to County Judge Bill Elliott