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People at Barbeque

Description: Copy negative of John Wayne at a barbeque to celebrate the premiere of the movie "The War Wagon" at Six Flags in Arlington. He is sitting at a picnic table with food, and there are people standing around his table and in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People at Barbeque

Description: Copy negative of John Wayne at a barbeque to celebrate the premiere of the movie "The War Wagon" at Six Flags in Arlington. He is sitting at a picnic table with food, and there are people standing around his table and in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man and Boy with Horse Flag Squad

Description: Copy negative of John Wayne with young Bill Beazley, son of Dr. William O. Beazley, at Six Flags in Arlington for the premiere of The War Wagon. The HSU Six White Horses and riders with flags are in the background, and a woman in western costume with flag is standing beside John Wayne and the boy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man and Boy with Horse Flag Squad

Description: Copy negative of John Wayne talking to young Bill Beazley, son of Dr. William O. Beazley, at Six Flags in Arlington for the premiere of The War Wagon. The HSU Six White Horses and riders with flags are in the background, and a woman in western costume with flag is standing beside the boy.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Six Flags

Description: Slide of Six Flags in 1961. The slide shows a fountain with flowers around it and the six flags behind it. There are trees and a building with a clock tower in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

Six Flags

Description: Slide of Six Flags theme park. A roller coaster and another ride are visible in the park. The picture is taken from the parking lot of a Cheddar's restaurant.
Date: unknown
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Addison, Texas: Addison Businesses and the Dallas West End Marketplace and Galleria]

Description: This film is unedited television footage regarding events and sites in Addison, Dallas, and Farmer's Branch, Texas. Footage from Addison includes: an interview with Mayor Richard Beckert; shots of businesses, including restaurants, department stores, and hotels within the city; and Celestial Park. Footage from Dallas includes: musical performances, crowds, and businesses at the old West End Marketplace; Six Flags Over Texas amusement park; Interstate 35-E, and figure skaters in the ice skating rink at the Galleria shopping center. Footage from Farmer’s Branch shows: an interview with Mayor Dave Blair; women meeting at a tea room; and the Historic Park Depot.
Date: unknown
Partner: UNT Media Library

[Addison, Texas: Addison Center Theatre and Farmer's Branch Folk Festival]

Description: This film is unedited television footage regarding events and sites in the cities of Addison, Dallas, and Farmer's Branch in Dallas County, Texas. Footage from Addison includes: shots of hotels, restaurants, and businesses within the city; Noell Service and Supply Co. Cotton Gin and Feed Mill; Celestial Park; and the modern architecture of Addison Center Theatre. Footage from Dallas includes: musical performances, crowds, and businesses at the West End Marketplace; Six Flags Over Texas amusement park; Interstate 35-E; ice skaters at the ice skating rink at the Galleria shopping center; and shops within the Galleria. Footage from Farmer’s Branch captures the Farmer’s Branch Folk Festival with: songs and musical performances; historical reenactments of tradesmen and the 9th Texas Inf. Co. F Southern Volunteers of the Civil War; old method of loading firearms; and outdoor cooking.
Date: unknown
Partner: UNT Media Library

Six Flags Mall

Description: Slide of an aerial view of Six Flags Mall. The mall is surrounded by a large parking lot. There are roads in front and other buildings behind it.
Date: unknown
Location Info:
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[News Script: Boneheads]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Dallas Bonehead Club playing a prank on the Six Flags Over Texas park.
Date: August 4, 1961
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections