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El Abrazo Aug. 1966

Description: Issue of El Abrazo journal devoted to HemisFair '68. The issue cover depicts sailing ships on a blue ocean relating to David Bowen's work in the planning for the 1968 World’s Fair and especially the Youth Pavilion. HemisFair ’68, was held from April to October 1968 in San Antonio.
Date: August 1966

HemisFair '68 - The San Antonio's World Fair

Description: 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.
Date: 1966~
Creator: Steves, Marshall T.

[Letter from Marion Johnson to San Antonio Schools - October 6, 1966]

Description: Letter from the San Antonio chapter of The Links, Inc. to local schools about their four-part fine arts program. These schools have partnered with The Links, Inc. in the past, and the chapter would like to advertise the event in the schools.
Date: October 6, 1966
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.

[Links Chapter Documentation: Fine Arts Program Records - 1966-1967]

Description: Handwritten records for fine arts events hosted by the San Antonio chapter of The Links, Inc. in 1966 and 1967. Details the program titles, dates, schools in attendance, and procedures for the committee chair to follow.
Date: 1966/1967
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.

[Links Chapter Documentation: Program Activities Report]

Description: Handwritten record of the activities of the San Antonio chapter of The Links, Inc. in five program areas from around 1966: national, charitable, civic, international, and social.
Date: 1966~
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.

[Minutes for the San Antonio Chapter of Links, Inc. Meetings - 1966-1968]

Description: This notebook contains the handwritten minutes from meetings of the San Antonio chapter of The Links, Inc. from September 18, 1966 to June 19, 1968. It contains information about the chapter's correspondence, finances, community service programs, arts education activities, upcoming projects, membership, and other business.
Date: 1966-09-18/1968-06-19
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.

News release : Governor and Mrs. Connally to visit Latin America.

Description: News release announcing Governor and Mrs. John Connally's three-weeks visit to Latin American countries in July/August 1966 on behalf of HemisFair '68. He will invite countries to participate in the fair. Prior to his departure he will be honored at a reception in Washington, D.C. for his role as Commissioner General of the fair. The news release also mentions countries and corporations who have already signed up to participate in HemisFair '68.
Date: July 12, 1966

[Spaights Concert Final Report]

Description: Report on a concert event held by the San Antonio Chapter of the Links, Inc. Written by Link member Alma K. Inge, the document provides a brief summary of the concert and its success.
Date: April 14, 1966
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.

Speech by William Sinkin about HemisFair '68

Description: Draft of a promotional speech by William Sinkin, the first president of the Executive Board of San Antonio Fair, Inc., about HemisFair '68. He describes progress made in planning for the fair and some of the benefits that would result, including cultural, and educational. There are numerous hand-written annotations and revisions to the typed text.
Date: 1966?
Creator: Sinkin, William, 1913-