[Amphitheatre, Texas Centennial Exposition]

Description

Photograph of the Amphitheatre taken during the Texas Centennial Exposition in Dallas, Texas in 1936. The theatre is a huge dome shaped cement stage. Two people are standing toward front of stage (left) and may be singers with a seated orchestra in the background. Rows of seating can be seen in foreground.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 7 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1936.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Fort Bend Museum Collection and was provided by Fort Bend Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 133 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Description

Photograph of the Amphitheatre taken during the Texas Centennial Exposition in Dallas, Texas in 1936. The theatre is a huge dome shaped cement stage. Two people are standing toward front of stage (left) and may be singers with a seated orchestra in the background. Rows of seating can be seen in foreground.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 7 cm.

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Height:4.4 cm, Length/Circumference:6.4 cm

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Fort Bend Museum Collection

The Fort Bend Museum Collection presents a rich variety of historical materials, including photographs of artifacts from the museum and local history photographs. Among the interesting materials are photographs of U.S. Congressman John M. Moore, prohibitionist Carrie A. Nation, and Jane Long, the "Mother of Texas."

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  • 1936

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  • April 15, 2005, 9:57 a.m.

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  • Sept. 8, 2009, 6:06 p.m.

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[Amphitheatre, Texas Centennial Exposition], photograph, 1936; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth956/: accessed July 28, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Fort Bend Museum.