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RUF-wrc05397.pdf
Tax Research Association of Houston and Harris County, special newsletter, announcing County Commissioners requesting additional funding for domed stadium

Pages from Bob Watson photos-161-200.pdf
Bob Watson Survive to Win Archive Photo: Part 5 of 14

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.

bilanoski-015.pdf
Insert and photo of the 1972 Astrodome Destruction derby with rules and regulations (pgs 4-5).

Henderson-Astroworld-0088.pdf
Guide to attractions, rides, entrances/exits, stores and restaurants

bilanoski-016.pdf
Article on the 360 degree suicide spiral jump performed at the Astrodome (pgs. 8-9).

Pages from Bob Watson photos-401-440.pdf
Bob Watson Survive to Win Archive Photo: Part 11 of 14

bilanoski-058.pdf
Astrosports newspaper mid-season special edition, Volume 8, Number 3

Henderson-Astroworld-0003.pdf
Aerial picture of Astroworld under construction, with Astrodome in background.

Henderson-Astroworld-0083.pdf
Full page advertisment for Astroworld, just across from Astrodome, in Astros baseball program.

Henderson-Astroworld-0019.pdf
Magazine article "Astroworld's Future Fantasies," featuring drawn representations of animal mascots, and future plans for attraction.

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HPL-metapth248364_l_HPLM_MSS160-b1-f09-03_01.jpg
List of invitees (or attendees) for John J. Herrera Testimonial Banquet. Document includes names, titles, employers, and occupations.

Henderson-Astroworld-0020.pdf
Magazine article "Behind the scenes at Astroworld," featuring various workers designing, creating and servicing equipement.

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Henderson-Astroworld-0021.pdf
Magazine article "Come... Come... Come to the Fair," Astroworld's lastest addition - Country Fair, Circa 1880 - 1910.

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Henderson-Astroworld-0018.pdf
Pictures of the site for Astroworld with the Astroneedle construct already built, and owner Roy Hofheinz.