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AC063_BEAUMONTS_SESQUICENTENNIAL_RECORDSDescriptive Sheet Beaumont's Sesquicentennial AC -063 Records Inventory Available General Type: Papers Physical Description: 1 cubic ft., 13 folders Inclusive Dates: 1987 Donor: Unknown DESCRIPTION The Beaumont Sesquicentennial papers are primarily a small collection of data prior to and during the celebration of the city of Beaumont's Sesquicentennial year. Other than The Sohn B. Rogers Company production "One Five Oh!" it does not specifically go into detail of other events that were conducted during the Fall of 1987. The scheduling of these events were made by the members of the Sesquicentennial Commission which selected October 2-11, 1987, to conduct such events as The First Lady Reception, bicycle races, The Senior Pageant, and the tour of Beaumont; however, other events took place prior to that date. The men of the community were encouraged to grow beards while the ladies dressed in attire of the late eighteen hundreds and the early nineteen twenties. This collection consists of a variety of material arranged in 13 folders. The collection's series of correspondence details the Sesquicentennial Commission's organizing efforts and folder 7 includes the celebration's budget. The researcher may also find interesting the complete script "One Five Ho'" The collection is arranged by subject. No restrictions apply.