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Added Mar 16 2018

Photos of the stadium in the process of construction show just how massive and unique of a project that it actually was. The skeleton began rising up on the just south of the Texas Medical Center and locals began getting an idea of what was in store for them:

Original article
https://www.chron.com/sports/astros/article/This-week-55-years-ago-construction-started-on-12747523.php
Date published
March 17, 2018
    This week 55 years ago construction started on the Astrodome
    This week in 1963 construction officially began on the Astrodome, soon to be known as the Eighth Wonder of the World and the world's first domed stadium. Although a handful of Houston dignitaries shot blanks into the ground with six-shooters in Jan.
    https://www.chron.com

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