[Nomai Family Video No. 4 - The 2015 State Fair of Texas]

Description

This home movie documents Afsheen Nomai and Laura Treat's trip to the 2015 State Fair of Texas at Fair Park in Dallas, Texas. The movie begins with Nomai and Treat entering the fairgrounds behind the midway and continues with a visit to exhibit halls and livestock competitions. Footage includes chickens at the poultry show, the 2015 (ETBA) East Texas Beekeepers Association Honey Queen, The Original World Famous Redwood Log House, dancers performing in front of the Hall of State, Big Tex, a butter sculpture, a live musical performance by the Light Crust Doughboys on the Dr. Pepper stage, a horseback ... continued below

Physical Description

1 video (8 min., 34 sec.) : sd., col. ; digital

Creation Information

Nomai, Afsheen & Treat, Laura October 17, 2015.

Context

This video is part of the collection entitled: Spotlight on North Texas and was provided by UNT Media Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 21 times . More information about this video can be viewed below.

Who

People and organizations associated with either the creation of this video or its content.

Audiences

Check out our Resources for Educators Site! We've identified this video as a primary source within our collections. Researchers, educators, and students may find this video useful in their work.

Provided By

UNT Media Library

The Media Library contains the UNT Libraries' nonprint, audiovisual collections. The mission of the UNT Media Library is to support the instructional and research needs of UNT faculty, staff, and students by collecting, maintaining, and providing access to media materials that represent all academic disciplines and all genres of film.

Contact Us

What

Descriptive information to help identify this video. Follow the links below to find similar items on the Portal.

Description

This home movie documents Afsheen Nomai and Laura Treat's trip to the 2015 State Fair of Texas at Fair Park in Dallas, Texas. The movie begins with Nomai and Treat entering the fairgrounds behind the midway and continues with a visit to exhibit halls and livestock competitions. Footage includes chickens at the poultry show, the 2015 (ETBA) East Texas Beekeepers Association Honey Queen, The Original World Famous Redwood Log House, dancers performing in front of the Hall of State, Big Tex, a butter sculpture, a live musical performance by the Light Crust Doughboys on the Dr. Pepper stage, a horseback riding or equestrian performance, a music history exhibit, dancers clogging in front of the Hall of State, and the interior of The Cotton Bowl. The movie concludes with a walk through the Midway and the fairgrounds and shots of the Dallas skyline from the Texas Star Ferris Wheel.

Physical Description

1 video (8 min., 34 sec.) : sd., col. ; digital

Language

Item Type

Identifier

Unique identifying numbers for this video in the Portal or other systems.

Collections

This video is part of the following collection of related materials.

Spotlight on North Texas

The digitized materials include home movies, television news footage, and photographs. This project was funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities Common Heritage grant program.

What responsibilities do I have when using this video?

When

Dates and time periods associated with this video.

Creation Date

  • October 17, 2015

Covered Time Period

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Dec. 16, 2016, 7:14 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Aug. 3, 2017, 4:12 p.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this video last used?

Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 1
Total Uses: 21

Where

Geographical information about where this video originated or about its content.

Coordinates

  • 32.779322, -96.744047

Map Information

  • map marker Precise Place Name coordinates added by our staff.
  • Repositioning map may be required for optimal printing.

Mapped Locations

Interact With This Video

Here are some suggestions for what to do next.

Watch This Video

Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Nomai, Afsheen & Treat, Laura. [Nomai Family Video No. 4 - The 2015 State Fair of Texas], video, October 17, 2015; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc942563/: accessed October 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Media Library.