Keyword
in
Collection
Date
to
Download Folder

0 items

Frontier Fiesta Program, 1958
Page 5
Citation
MLA
APA
Chicago/Turabian
Frontier Fiesta (University of Houston). Frontier Fiesta Program, 1958 - Page 5. April 1958. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. September 4, 2015. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/p15195coll14/item/394/show/354.

Disclaimer: This is a general citation for reference purposes. Please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting of the type of source you are citing. If the date given in the citation does not match the date on the digital item, use the more accurate date below the digital item.

Frontier Fiesta (University of Houston). (April 1958). Frontier Fiesta Program, 1958 - Page 5. University of Houston Frontier Fiesta. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/p15195coll14/item/394/show/354

Disclaimer: This is a general citation for reference purposes. Please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting of the type of source you are citing. If the date given in the citation does not match the date on the digital item, use the more accurate date below the digital item.

Frontier Fiesta (University of Houston), Frontier Fiesta Program, 1958 - Page 5, April 1958, University of Houston Frontier Fiesta, Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries, accessed September 4, 2015, http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/p15195coll14/item/394/show/354.

Disclaimer: This is a general citation for reference purposes. Please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting of the type of source you are citing. If the date given in the citation does not match the date on the digital item, use the more accurate date below the digital item.

URL
Embed Image
Compound Item Description
Title Frontier Fiesta Program, 1958
Creator (LCNAF)
  • Frontier Fiesta (University of Houston)
Publisher University of Houston
Place of Creation (TGN)
  • Houston, Texas
Date April 1958
Subject.Topical (LCSH)
  • Festivals
Subject.Name (LCNAF)
  • Frontier Fiesta (University of Houston)
  • University of Houston
Genre (AAT)
  • programs (documents)
Language English
Physical Description 56 page program
Type (DCMI)
  • Text
Original Item Location ID 1996-003, Box 2, Folder 24
Original Collection UH Frontier Fiesta Collection
Original Collection URL http://archon.lib.uh.edu/?p=collections/controlcard&id=145
Digital Collection University of Houston Frontier Fiesta
Digital Collection URL http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/p15195coll14
Repository Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
Repository URL http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections
Use and Reproduction This image is in the public domain and may be used freely. If publishing in print, electronically, or on a website, please cite the item using the citation button.
File Name index.cpd
Item Description
Title Page 5
Format (IMT)
  • image/jpeg
File Name front_201212_003_005.jpg
Transcript $106,000 check to the University. This amount represented profits from past FRONTIER FIESTAS and was used to help pay for the University's new swimming pool. The University of Houston's FRONTIER FIESTA is rightfully entitled "THE GREATEST COLLEGE SHOW ON EARTH." No other college production offers so much color, atmosphere, spirit and opportunity. The great spectacle you are witnessing this week has reached national fame. FRONTIER FIESTA is different from any other college show in the world. FIESTA CITY is a town of entertainment only. Each building offers a production all its own. Many of FIESTA CITY'S former inhabitants have reached national fame in the entertainment world. Many months are spent in planning and producing FRONTIER FIESTA. Fraternities, Sororities, clubs, and campus organizations combine to build this city each year. Perhaps the biggest factor of why FRONTIER FIESTA is of such great stature is that all the work is done by students. The buildings on the eight acre tract known as FIESTA CITY, depict famed saloons at the turn of the century. They seem to spring up over night. FRONTIER FIESTA is "THE GREATEST COLLEGE SHOW ON EARTH" not only because it is the largest in size, monetary return, and student participation, but also because it is a method of education. In building and producing a show of this nature, students learn to work together ... to meet the business world . . . and to set aside individual differences and combine their efforts toward a common goal. FRONTIER FIESTA is fortunate that the University of Houston has an administration which recognizes the importance of this practical experience as a supplement to the education that comes from books. From this relationship between faculty and students, the students gain a feeling of stature and importance . . . the administration in return receives a feeling of pride. FRONTIER FIESTA begins with a roaring start at the opening of the Fiesta Lot in February. Then comes the Annual KICK-OFF DANCE, the biggest Western college dance in the Southwest, where