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Table of contents 
  •  Credits 
  •  Description of the venue and its capabilities 
  •  Construction of the astrodome 
  •  Innovative audio, filming, and electronic technologies 
  •  Patron conveniences 
  •  The clubhouse and player's lounge 
  •  Employees  
  •  The Astrodome's evening sports events and features (baseball) 
  •  Ringling Brother's Circus 
  •  Rodeo events 
  •  Bullfighting  
  •  Historical markers and feats (astro turf) 
  •  Mohammed Ali boxing 
  •  Baseball games and LED screens 
 
 
     
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    Title:The Astrodome
    Identifier:dv_00037
    Description:Film detailing the building and use of the Astrodome in Houston, TX. The film showcases the baseball and football games played as well as boxing, bullfighting, and circus entertainment events.
    Country:United States
    State:Texas
    City:Houston
    Date:circa 1965
    CreatorPeters, Paul (producer)
    Location:2/FilmC6
    Source:Robert J. Minchew Houston Astrodome Architectural and Engineering Collection
    Contributor:Lloyd, Morgan, and Jones (architects); Wilson, Morris, Crain, and Anderson (architects)
    Language:en
    PublisherDolph Briscoe Center for American History
    Rights:Lloyd, Morgan, and Jones/Wilson, Morris, Crain, and Anderson/Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
    Original Format:16mm film