HemisFair '68 - The San Antonio's World Fair

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A brief history of the World's Fair by Marshall T. Steves. The speech must have been given several years before HemisFair '68 opened as most of his comments refer to designs and planning for the fair. Marshall Steves was president of HemisFair '68.

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10 p. ; 28 cm.

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Steves, Marshall T. 1966~.

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A brief history of the World's Fair by Marshall T. Steves. The speech must have been given several years before HemisFair '68 opened as most of his comments refer to designs and planning for the fair. Marshall Steves was president of HemisFair '68.

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10 p. ; 28 cm.

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  • University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, San Antonio Fair, Inc., Records, 1962-1995 (bulk 1964-1968) MS 31, Box 511

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  • 1966~

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  • Dec. 9, 2009, 8:38 a.m.

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Steves, Marshall T. HemisFair '68 - The San Antonio's World Fair, text, 1966~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth65822/: accessed August 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections.