El Sombrero ride at Six Flags Over Texas

Description:

Image of the "El Sombrero" ride at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington. People can be seen standing waiting to get on the ride while in the background people can be made out on the ride itself. Part of the top of the sombrero ride can been seen through the building. Landscaping and adobe architecture also add to the Mexican style amusement ride. This photograph was taken during a planning trip for HemisFair '68.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
Creation Date: October 1966
Partner(s):
University of Texas at San Antonio
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Usage:
Total Uses: 1,044
Past 30 days: 14
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: October 1966
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
From April 1968 to October 1968
Description:

Image of the "El Sombrero" ride at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington. People can be seen standing waiting to get on the ride while in the background people can be made out on the ride itself. Part of the top of the sombrero ride can been seen through the building. Landscaping and adobe architecture also add to the Mexican style amusement ride. This photograph was taken during a planning trip for HemisFair '68.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : positive, col. ; 3 x 4 cm.

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Keyword(s): Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington
Source: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, San Antonio Fair, Inc., Records, 1962-1995 (bulk 1964-1968) MS 31
Partner:
University of Texas at San Antonio
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Relation (Is Part Of): http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utsa/00050/utsa-00050p1.html
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: txsau_ms00031-9205-056-024
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth66087
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Statement: http://www.lib.utsa.edu/SpecialCollections/services_copyright.html