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Date: Time Period: 1964
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:18414
Description: Mr. Kramberg was 15 at the time of the 1964 World's Fair. He gives a description of the influence and impact of the Fair on him in part because of his age. He visited several times with his friend Bru ... More
Date: Time Period: 1964
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:18442
Description: Mike Zito recalls admiring the GM exhibit and the prototypes for the cars there. Zito also remembers visiting the New York and Chinese Pavilions. The Bell telephone exhibit was also a memorable one be ... More
Date: Time Period: 1964
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:18432
Description: Pat Baglivio shares her memories of visiting the "House of the Future" at the 1964 World's Fair, particularly the dome-shaped dry cleaning machine.
Date: Time Period: 1964
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:18446
Description: Pat Baglivio gives a short description of the dry-cleaning machine that was on display in the House of the Future at the 1964 World's Fair.
Date: Time Period: 1964
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:18396
Description: On Robert Sullivan's first day on the job, he entered the park through the main entrance and described it as "magical" and a "fairyland"�. One of the first sights he noticed was the banks of open tele ... More
Date: Time Period: 1964
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:18380
Description: Robert Sullivan reported to work at a Brass Rail food stand at the World's Fair that serviced the construction workers. He had never worked in a restaurant before, but caught on quickly. Once the Fair ... More
Date: Time Period: 1964
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:18364
Description: Many of the teenage staff members that Robert Sullivan encountered while working at the Fair were students from Florida because the Florida schools and colleges let out much earlier than the northern ... More
Date: Time Period: 1964
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:18400
Description: Robert Sullivan worked at the World's Fair from March to September 1964 with the Brass Rail food service and Les Puppets du Paris, the puppet show run by Sid and Marty Croft. He speaks about his exper ... More
Date: Time Period: 1964
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:18357
Description: Stanley and Edith Schwartz visited the 1964 World's Fair after a wedding they attended. They got in for free because the ticket-taker said that if someone knew the capital of South Dakota they could g ... More
Date: Time Period: 1962 - 1965
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:18430
Description: Dr. Pazel Jackson was the Assistant Chief of Planning for the 1964-1965 World's Fair. He explains the work that he did for the Fair and shares some of the stories he remembers from the construction an ... More
Date: Time Period: 1955 - 1970; 2014
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:18366
Description: George Lawler is the biological son of Thomas "Duke" Connelly, one of the men pictured in Andy Warhol's 13 Most Wanted Men series, which was covered up before its debut at the 1964 World's Fair. He an ... More
Date: Time Period: 1955
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:18417
Description: When he was about 14 years old, George Lawler's adoptive father revealed the truth about his biological father, Thomas "Duke" Connelly. Thomas Connelly was a bank robber portrayed in Andy Warhol's 13 ... More
Date: Time Period: 1955
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:18409
Description: George Lawler recounts a story about Leo Kelly (head of security and former FBI agent) and the 1955 bank robbery. He described Kelly's beliefs about what had happened to the Connellys after they aband ... More
Date: Time Period: 1950s; 2014
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:18405
Description: George Lawler is the biological son of Thomas "Duke" Connelly, one of the men pictured in Andy Warhol's 13 Most Wanted Men series, which was covered up before its debut at the 1964 World's Fair. He an ... More
Authors: John Riccardelli
Date: Time Period: 1940; 1970
Subject: Collectibles
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:18367
Description: John Riccardelli describes how he began collecting World's Fair artifacts. He found his brother's stuff from the World's Fair in the early 1970's. He was in high school at the time but realized that h ... More