Aerial view of HemisFair '68

Description:

View from a helicopter of HemisFair '68 in San Antonio, Texas, a few weeks from opening day. Prominent structures and buildings that can be seen include the 622 foot high Tower of the Americas, the United States Confluence Theater and United States Exhibit Pavilion at left foreground, and the Convention Center, Arena, and Theater in mid-ground. Downtown San Antonio buildings can be seen behind the fairgrounds.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
Creation Date: March 12, 1968
Partner(s):
University of Texas at San Antonio
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Usage:
Total Uses: 1,227
Past 30 days: 35
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: March 12, 1968
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
From April 1968 to October 1968
Description:

View from a helicopter of HemisFair '68 in San Antonio, Texas, a few weeks from opening day. Prominent structures and buildings that can be seen include the 622 foot high Tower of the Americas, the United States Confluence Theater and United States Exhibit Pavilion at left foreground, and the Convention Center, Arena, and Theater in mid-ground. Downtown San Antonio buildings can be seen behind the fairgrounds.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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Source: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, San Antonio Fair, Inc., Records, 1962-1995 (bulk 1964-1968) MS 31, Box 433, Folder 9
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_433_09_02
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth66171
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Statement: http://www.lib.utsa.edu/SpecialCollections/services_copyright.html