Tower of the Americas drawing


An artist's sketch of the Tower of the Americas at HemisFair '68.

Physical Description

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

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1967?.


This artwork is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2009 and was provided by University of Texas at San Antonio to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 6378 times , with 98 in the last month . More information about this work can be viewed below.


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University of Texas at San Antonio

Established in 1969, the University of Texas at San Antonio has grown to become a successful research institution and the largest university in the San Antonio region. Its mission to promote academic its embracing of multicultural traditions includes the HemisFair Park Campus, which houses the Institute of Texan Cultures.

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An artist's sketch of the Tower of the Americas at HemisFair '68.

Physical Description

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


  • University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, San Antonio Fair, Inc., Records, 1962-1995 (bulk 1964-1968) MS 31, Box 432, Folder 12


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Rescuing Texas History, 2009

Photographs, oral histories, artwork, letters, and more. These more than 5,000 items give a glimpse into the diverse people that have called Texas home over the years. Funding provided by the Summerlee Foundation.

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Creation Date

  • 1967?

Start & End Dates

  • April 1968 - October 1968

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Dec. 9, 2009, 8:38 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • June 25, 2010, 4:32 p.m.

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Tower of the Americas drawing, artwork, 1967?; ( accessed July 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History,; crediting University of Texas at San Antonio.