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Circus Parade

Description: Copy photograph of the circus parade of the 1910 State Fair of Texas. An elephant with two riders on top walks down a street in front of several stores. One rider sits in a seat on the elephant's back and one sits on the elephant's head. A crowd watches from the side of the street.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

West Texas Fair

Description: Photograph of a group people sitting and standing near a Alpha Omicron concession stand. The price signs for the food are shown attached to the roof. The concession stand is at the West Texas Fair in Abilene.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

West Texas Fair

Description: Photograph of a group people sitting and standing near a Alpha Omicron concession stand. The price signs for the food are shown attached to the roof. The concession stand is at the West Texas Fair in Abilene.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

West Texas Fair

Description: Photograph of a group of young men and women sitting and standing near a concession stand. The price signs for the food are shown attached to the roof. The concession stand is at the West Texas Fair in Abilene.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

West Texas Fair

Description: Photograph of a large crowd watching a performance. The event shown is at the West Texas Fair in Abilene.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Flyer for Ku Klux Klan Day]

Description: Printed handbill advertising Ku Klux Klan and Klan-related events at the Texas State Fair in Dallas, Texas, dated Wednesday, October 24, [1923]. Reverse side contains application for membership in the Ku Klux Klan.
Date: [1923]
Item Type: Text
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 57, July 1953 - April, 1954

Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 539.
Date: 1954
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

[News Script: Bowl show]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the Cotton Bowl football game between the University of Texas and the University of Texas at the State Fair of Texas in Dallas. Tennessee wins the game 20-14.
Date: January 3, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: 2 queens named at state fair]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a beauty contest for Latin-American women on "Mexico Day" at the State Fair of Texas in Dallas.
Date: October 13, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Chicken]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a group of trained chickens performing at an attraction in the State Fair of Texas in Dallas.
Date: October 15, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Thrilcade]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about automobile stunt shows and carnival rides at the State Fair of Texas.
Date: October 22, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: State Fair gets ready for opening]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about preparations for the opening of the State Fair of Texas, with descriptions of the upcoming festivities.
Date: October 6, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Parade opens state fair]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about opening ceremonies for the 1953 State Fair of Texas in Dallas.
Date: October 11, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Oklahomans win as far opens]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the opening parade of the State Fair of Texas in Dallas.
Date: October 10, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Football]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the 49th annual University of Oklahoma-University of Texas football game in the Cotton Bowl at the State Fair of Texas in Dallas. Oklahoma wins the game 14-7.
Date: October 10, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections