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    Date: 1980
    Language: eng
    Type: transcripts
    Identifier: aql:2281
    Description: Adjunct professor of photography Michael Pappas recalls attending the 1939-1940 New York World's Fair as a 16 year old high school student. He discusses the A.T.&T. Voder machine, the General Motors' ... More
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    Date: 1980
    Language: eng
    Type: transcripts
    Identifier: aql:2265
    Description: Mrs. Raymond Cooper worked at the 1939 New York World's Fair under A.T.&T. as Voder operator . She recalls how visitors were fascinated with the artificial speech machine and how she made long lasting ... More
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    Authors: Jean Moore
    Date: 1939 - 1940
    Type: Black and white photograph
    Identifier: aql:24630
    Description: American Telephone & Telegraph (AT&T) Company building, New York World's Fair 1939.
    Authors: Golby, Bob
    Date: circa 1939
    Type: negatives (photographic)
    Identifier: aql:1550
    Description: Black and white view of Carl Milles' sculpture "The Pony Express" located in the courtyard of the A.T.&T. Building. The sculpture featured a mailman riding a pony.
    Authors: Golby, Bob
    Date: circa 1939
    Type: negatives (photographic)
    Identifier: aql:1559
    Description: Black and white view of Joseph Reiner's sculpture "Speed". The A.T.&T. Building is visible behind.
    Authors: unknown
    Date: 1939
    Type: photographic prints
    Identifier: aql:1022
    Description: Seated visitors in courtyard garden. Hand written caption on back says "AT+T World's Fair Bldg, 4.30.1939, Reproducing Machine."
    Authors: Golby, Bob
    Date: circa 1939
    Type: negatives (photographic)
    Identifier: aql:1485
    Description: Black and white view of visitors walking by a mural on the A.T.&T. Building. The mural features a switchboard operator and people communicating via telephones.
    Authors: Golby, Bob
    Date: circa 1939
    Type: negatives (photographic)
    Identifier: aql:1560
    Description: Black and white view of the sculpture "The Spirit of Electricity" on top of the A.T.&T. Building. The sculpture depicted Mercury, the Roman god of communication, holding lightning bolts.
    Authors: Golby, Bob
    Date: circa 1939
    Type: negatives (photographic)
    Identifier: aql:1568
    Description: Black and white view of the Perisphere's base with the A.T.&T. Building and the Communications and Business Zone in the distance.
    Authors: unknown
    Date: 1939
    Type: Photographs
    Identifier: aql:2801
    Description: Inside the Bell System exhibit where American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T) are demonstrating telephone calls across America for curious audience.
    Authors: Golby, Bob
    Date: circa 1939
    Type: negatives (photographic)
    Identifier: aql:1446
    Description: Black and white view of the base of the Perisphere. The A.T. & T. Building and the Communication Building's towers are also visible.
    Authors: Gadaleta, Cosmo
    Date: circa 1939
    Type: black-and-white negatives
    Identifier: aql:2219
    Description: View of Carl Milles' sculpture "Pony Express" in the courtyard of the A.T.&T. building. The sculpture depicted a mail-rider on a pony.
    Authors: unknown
    Date: 1939
    Type: photographic prints
    Identifier: aql:1027
    Description: View of A.T.&T. building rooftop focusing on sculpture of Roman god Mercury titled "Spirit of Electricity". Taken April 30th, 1939.
    Authors: unknown
    Date: 1939
    Type: photographic prints
    Identifier: aql:1025
    Description: Demonstration of new voice machine called the Vocoder in front of a crowd inside the A.T.&T. Building on April 30th, 1939.
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