[1970 State Fair of Texas Midway]

Description

This short film documents scenes at the Midway of the 1970 State Fair of Texas including carnival games and food vendors.

Physical Description

1 film (3 min., 25 sec.) : si., col. ; super 8 mm.

Creation Information

Dunlap, Blaine October 1970.

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 46 times , with 11 in the last month . More information about this video can be viewed below.

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Titles

  • Main Title: [1970 State Fair of Texas Midway]
  • Added Title: Case Label: Midway of 1970 State Fair, for sun at midnight, Oct. 1970

Description

This short film documents scenes at the Midway of the 1970 State Fair of Texas including carnival games and food vendors.

Physical Description

1 film (3 min., 25 sec.) : si., col. ; super 8 mm.

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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.

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Creation Date

  • October 1970

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Dec. 16, 2016, 7:14 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • July 24, 2017, 8:36 p.m.

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Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 11
Total Uses: 46

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  • 32.777461, -96.758909

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Dunlap, Blaine. [1970 State Fair of Texas Midway], video, October 1970; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc942740/: accessed October 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Media Library.