[Bob Hope, Doris Day, and Les Brown prepare for a show in Cowtown Coliseum]

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Photograph of Bob Hope, Doris Day and Les Brown. The men are looking at some papers and they are standing near a music stand that has sheet music on it, a microphone, and a guitar. There is also a large pile of clothing and unidentifiable objects in the foreground. Behind them, people stand on the floor facing the backs of the people onstage. There is tiered seating in the background and flags hung from the ceiling.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 12 cm.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures and was provided by Cowtown Coliseum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 2130 times , with 7 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Cowtown Coliseum

The Cowtown Coliseum is a multi-purpose arena in Fort Worth that hosts rodeos, sporting events, and concerts. Built in 1908, it is part of the historic Fort Worth Stockyards and the first ever indoor arena for rodeos in the United States.

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Description

Photograph of Bob Hope, Doris Day and Les Brown. The men are looking at some papers and they are standing near a music stand that has sheet music on it, a microphone, and a guitar. There is also a large pile of clothing and unidentifiable objects in the foreground. Behind them, people stand on the floor facing the backs of the people onstage. There is tiered seating in the background and flags hung from the ceiling.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 12 cm.

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Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures

The materials in this collection, which include photographs, letters, books, and more, reflect the history of Fort Worth. This project was funded by the Amon Carter Foundation and the Adeline and George McQueen Foundation.

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  • April 17, 2009, 6:48 p.m.

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  • May 29, 2015, 10:37 a.m.

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[Bob Hope, Doris Day, and Les Brown prepare for a show in Cowtown Coliseum], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth46587/: accessed December 12, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Cowtown Coliseum.