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    • Interview with Jerome K. Harris, 1979.

    • HemisFair (1968 : San Antonio, Tex.); McAllister, Walter W., 1889-
    • An interview with Jerome K. Harris, 01-26-1979.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Texas Passages

    • University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio--Newsletters.
    • Passages, newsletter of the Institute of Texan Cultures, 1986-1991.
    • http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utsa/00123/utsa-00123.html
    • Interview with Robert A. Polunsky, 1998.

    • San Antonio (Tex.)--Economic conditions.; HemisFair (1968 : San Antonio, Tex.)
    • A fourth-generation San Antonio resident, Bob Polunsky relates professional history as newspaper columnist, family history, and changes in San Antonio as a result of Hemisfair.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with John L. Davis, 07-25-2008.

    • University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio; Exhibitions and museums; Shuffler, R. Henderson (Ralph Henderson), 1908--1975; Ransom, Harry Huntt, 1908-1976; Baker, Oscar Terrell, 1910-2006.
    • Davis shares his knowledge of the development of the Institute of Texan Cultures as a public museum, particularly the Folklife Festival, and relates background on the people and events involved in this process.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Jack Newman, 1979.

    • HemisFair (1968 : San Antonio, Tex.).;
    • Invited by Jim Gaines to work at HemisFair, Newman was designated as Director of Exhibitor Visitor Relations. He discusses the role of his deparment which included oversight of protocol, special events, foreign and commercial pavilions as well as...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Joseph A. Perry, 1984.

    • University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio; HemisFair (1968 : San Antonio, Tex.); Connally, John Bowden, 1917-1993; Texas Folklife Festival
    • Perry discusses the genesis of the Institute of Texan Cultures, from the planning for Hemisfair through its' creation under the aegis of the University of Texas at San Antonio, with emphasis on the key people who were involved.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Kenneth B. Parnell, 2001.

    • University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio; HemisFair (1968 : San Antonio, Tex.)
    • History and technical explanation of the Institute of Texan Cultures Dome Show which began at HemisFair.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Boone Powell, 2003.

    • San Antonio (Tex.)--Economic conditions.; HemisFair (1968 : San Antonio, Tex.).
    • Project architect for the Tower of the Americas, considered to be the symbol of HemisFair, Powell discusses its' purpose, technical details of planning and construction, financing, and changes in San Antonio as a result of Hemisfair.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Maudine "Pat" Thatcher, 1984.

    • Tour guides (Persons); Volunteer workers in museums; University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio
    • History of the guides at the Institute of Texan Cultures museum from Hemisfair through 1984.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with David Anthony Richelieu, 1989

    • Fairmount Hotel (San Antonio, Tex.).; Hotels--Texas.; San Antonio (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.; ; Moving of buildings, bridges, etc.;
    • Richelieu discusses the history of the Fairmount Hotel, which was built in 1906 and moved to La Villita Historic District in April 1985, creating a Guinness Book of Records entry as the heaviest building ever moved on wheels.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Coyne House, 405 Goliad Street, San Antonio, Texas

    • Houses - San Antonio (Tex.); Amaya Deli (San Antonio, Tex.); HemisFair (1968: San Antonio, Tex.); Goliad Street (San Antonio, Tex.)
    • Photograph shows view looking north toward two vacant caliche-block houses. On left is the Coyne House that was remodeled for use as Don Pan Dulce Restaurant at HemisFair '68 (and later Amaya Deli in HemisFair Park), and on right a smaller house...
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    • Interview with B.J. "Red" McCombs, 1994.

    • HemisFair (1968 : San Antonio, Tex.); McCombs, Red, 1927-; Connally, John Bowden, 1917-1993; Businessmen--Texas; San Antonio Spurs (Basketball team)
    • An interview with B.J. "Red" McCombs, 05-24-1994.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Bernardine Rice, 1988-11-29

    • San Antonio (Tex.)--History.; Irish Americans--Texas.; Ursuline Academy--San Antonio (Tex.).
    • Descendant of the Tynan and Gallagher families, Rice talks about people and places during the mid-20th century in her HemisFair-area neighborhood.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with George Waitz, 1985.

    • Grocery trade--Texas--San Antonio;Waitz Model Market (San Antonio, Tex.);Weber's Grocery (San Antonio, Tex.);German Americans--Texas
    • San Antonio, Texas George Waitz explains history of Waitz Model Market, originally Weber's Grocery, which had been in continual operation since opened by Frank Weber in 1886. Also includes Waitz family history and information about German community...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Roadrunner

    • University of Texas at San Antonio--Periodicals
    • Internal faculty and staff newsletter of the University of Texas at San Antonio. Published weekly (except spring break); biweekly during summer sessions.
    • UTSA University Publications Collection
    • The Texican

    • University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio--Newsletters.
    • The Texican, staff newsletter of the Institute of Texan Cultures, 1984-1997.
    • http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utsa/00123/utsa-00123.html
    • Quality Ornamental Iron Works, 617 Water Street, San Antonio, Texas

    • Houses - San Antonio (Tex.); Quality Ornamental Iron Works (San Antonio, Tex.); HemisFair (1968: San Antonio, Tex.); Water Street (San Antonio, Tex.)
    • Photograph shows view looking west toward the brick structure housing the business and residence of Minerva R. Salinas. Structure remodeled for use during HemisFair '68 and later for use by the San Antonio Parks Department in HemisFair Park.
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    • Hermann Schultze House, 114 South Street, San Antonio, Texas

    • Houses - San Antonio (Tex.); Schultze House (San Antonio, Tex.); HemisFair (1968: San Antonio, Tex.); Goliad Street (San Antonio, Tex.); South Street (San Antonio, Tex.)
    • Photograph shows view looking south toward the vacant brick and frame residence that was demolished to make room for parking lot near Convention Center during HemisFair '68. Replica built on Goliad Street for use during HemisFair.
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    • Interview with H. B. Zachry, 1980

    • HemisFair (1968: San Antonio, Tex.).; Yarborough, Senator Ralph.; Tower of the Americas (San Antonio, Tex.).; Frost, Tom.; Hilton Hotel (San Antonio, Tex.).
    • H. B. Zachry discusses the origins and planning for the 1968 HemisFair held in San Antonio. Included are Tower of the Americas, building of the Hilton Hotel in four months using modular construction, and post-Hemisfair plans.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Roadrunner

    • University of Texas at San Antonio--Periodicals
    • Internal faculty and staff newsletter of the University of Texas at San Antonio. Published weekly (except spring break); biweekly during summer sessions.
    • UTSA University Publications Collection
    • Alliance

    • University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio--Newsletters.
    • Alliance, docent newsletter of the Institute of Texan Cultures, 1981-1995.
    • http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utsa/00123/utsa-00123.html
    • Roadrunner

    • University of Texas at San Antonio--Periodicals
    • Internal faculty and staff newsletter of the University of Texas at San Antonio. Published weekly (except spring break); biweekly during summer sessions.
    • UTSA University Publications Collection
    • Texas Passages

    • University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio--Newsletters.
    • Passages, newsletter of the Institute of Texan Cultures, 1986-1991.
    • http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utsa/00123/utsa-00123.html
    • Interview with O.T. Baker, 1976.

    • Texas Folklife Festival; Folklife festivals; HemisFair (1968 : San Antonio, Tex.)
    • University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio. and the first manager of the Institute’s Texas Folklife Festival, details the evolution of the Festival from its birth in 1972.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • HemisFair logo with explaniation

    • HemisFair (1968 : San Antonio; Tex.); Exhibitions--Texas--San Antonio--Planning
    • The HemisFair logo and how explaniation of it
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Library Collection of HemisFair '68 Materials
    • The Texican

    • University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio--Newsletters.
    • The Texican, staff newsletter of the Institute of Texan Cultures, 1984-1997.
    • http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utsa/00123/utsa-00123.html
    • Rear of house at 315 Goliad Street, San Antonio, Texas

    • Houses - San Antonio (Tex.)
      HemisFair (1968: San Antonio, Tex.); Goliad Street (San Antonio, Tex.)
    • Photograph shows view looking south toward the house that had been owned by Edward McAllister and used for rental purposes. Structure demolished for HemisFair '68.
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    • Two-story brick house, 315 Goliad Street, San Antonio, Texas

    • Houses - San Antonio (Tex.); HemisFair (1968: San Antonio, Tex.); Goliad Street (San Antonio, Tex.)
    • Photograph shows view looking north toward the house that had been owned by Edward McAllister and used for rental purposes. Structure demolished for HemisFair '68.
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    • Eagar House, 434 South Alamo Street, San Antonio, Texas

    • Stone houses - San Antonio (Tex.); Robert Eagar House (San Antonio, Tex.); HemisFair (1968: San Antonio, Tex.); Alamo Street (San Antonio, Tex.)
    • Photograph shows view looking southeast toward front porch of the limestone residence (built 1866) that had been the home of Robert and Sarah Riddle Eager. Structure was later remodeled for use as for the Southern Baptist Exhibit at HemisFair '68.
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    • R. M. Pereida House, 502 South Alamo Street, San Antonio, Texas

    • Houses - San Antonio (Tex.); R. M. Pereida House (San Antonio, Tex.); HemisFair (1968: San Antonio, Tex.); Alamo Street (San Antonio, Tex.)
    • Photograph shows side (southeast elevation) of the one-story limestone house that was remodeled for use as the Ireland House during HemisFair '68.
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    • Solomon Halff House, 142 Goliad Street, San Antonio, Texas

    • Houses - San Antonio (Tex.); Solomon Halff House (San Antonio, Tex.); HemisFair (1968: San Antonio, Tex.); Goliad Street (San Antonio, Tex.)
    • Photograph shows the vacant limestone house that was later remodeled for use as Les Maisons Blanches (French Restaurant) during HemisFair '68.
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    • Longeni-Herrmann House, 138 Goliad Street, San Antonio, Texas

    • Houses - San Antonio (Tex.); Acosta House (San Antonio, Tex.); Longeni-Herrmann House (San Antonio, Tex); HemisFair (1968: San Antonio, Tex.); Goliad Street (San Antonio, Tex.)
    • Photograph shows the brick house built by Emanuel Longeni in 1893 and occupied by him until the early 1910s. Owned by the William Herrmann Family from 1916 until purchased in the 1960s by Urban Renewal." House remodeled for use as Casa Manila...
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    • Meyer Halff House, 139 Goliad Street, San Antonio, Texas

    • Houses - San Antonio (Tex.); Meyer Halff House (San Antonio, Tex.); HemisFair (1968: San Antonio, Tex.); Goliad Street (San Antonio, Tex.)
    • Photograph shows the vacant two-story Victorian residence designed by architect Alfred Giles (1853-1920)" Structure remodeled for use as the House of Sir John Falstaff at HemisFair '68.
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    • Amaya Food Market, 201 Wyoming Street, San Antonio, Texas

    • Houses - San Antonio (Tex.); Amaya Food Market (San Antonio, Tex.); Grocery stores - San Antonio (Tex.); HemisFair (1968: San Antonio, Tex.); Wyoming Street (San Antonio, Tex.)
    • Photograph shows view looking east toward the one-story caliche-block structure with Big Red soda advertisement on side. Structure (originally a residence) was remodeled for use as an artist's sketch studio beside Tower Food Patio during HemisFair...
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    • Caliche-block house, 124 Wyoming, San Antonio, Texas

    • Stone houses - San Antonio (Tex.); HemisFair (1968: San Antonio, Tex.); Wyoming Street (San Antonio, Tex.)
    • Photograph shows view looking north toward back of the house that was demolished to make room for HemisFair '68.
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    • O. K. Bar, 300 Matagorda Street, San Antonio, Texas

    • Bars (Drinking establishments) - San Antonio (Tex.); O. K. Bar (San Antonio, Tex.); HemisFair (1968: San Antonio, Tex.); Matagorda Street (San Antonio, Tex.)
    • Photograph shows view looking south toward the vacant brick building that was remodeled for use as one of the components of the Tower Food Patio during HemisFair '68. Structure later moved to corner of Durango Blvd. and S. Alamo Street.
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