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Emily Lee Hammond discusses her memories of working the Astro games and other special events at the Astrodome.


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Interior of Reliant Astrodome showing arrangements for Hurricane Katrina evacuees.

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John Buri recalls memories of his first time visiting the Astrodome and the numerous events he attended there after.

John Monahan recalls his memories of the Astrodome where he worked and spent the majority of his teenage years.

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David Long discusses his memories of opening night at the Astrodome along with seeing Mickey Mantle hit the first home run.

Donald Bond, son of Astros player Walter Bond, discusses his memories of the Astrodome and the different events he attended there.

Betty Laney talks about her memories as one of the original Spacettes and opening night of the Astrodome.

Mac Haik--first round draft pick for the Houston Oilers in 1968--discusses playing football in the Astrodome.

Terry Ortiz recalls memories of getting married in the Astrodome before a game.

"Skip" Nichols recalls the different games and events he attended at the Astrodome.


Bob Watson made his Major League Baseball debut with the Houston Astros and played with the team from 1966 until 1979. Watson describes the experience of playing baseball inside the Astrodome and figuring out the best way to bat in the stadium. He…

This oral history recalls three generations of Astrodome memories. Wilbur Thompson worked as a parking cashier starting in the mid-1970's. He was at the Astrodome for Astros and Oilers games, as well as the Houston Rodeo and Livestock show, plus…

Ed Henderson is an animation artist and model maker who designed the animations used on the scoreboards in the Astrodome. Henderson describes the process of first designing the animations on film and the process of projecting the images onto…

Seth Morris was one of the architects for the Astrodome at the firm of Wilson, Morris, Crain and Anderson. He was also the coordinator of the contractors, architects, engineers and county. In this interview his wife, Susie Morris, shares some of her…

2005 Six Flags Astroworld and Waterworld Guide. Listed map of attractions, rides, entrances/exits, stores and restaurants.

2005 Six Flags Astroworld - It's Playtime! "Frightfest" Entertainment schedule front featuring Mr. Six.

2005 Six Flags Astroworld - It's Playtime! "Frightfest" interior. Listing "Spooky Shows" entertainment schedule.

2005 Six Flags Astroworld - It's Playtime! "Frightfest" interior. Listing "Family Fun - Looney Tunes Spooky Town" entertainment schedule, and "Haunted Horrors" attraction listing.