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Date: 1940
Type: Photographs
Identifier: aql:2775
Description: Boy scouts sitting and listening to the instructions given by scout leaders at the camp located in the Government Domestic Zone.
Date: 1940
Type: Photographs
Identifier: aql:2778
Description: Image of three young ethnically diverse women playing brass instruments.
Date: 1940
Type: Photographs
Identifier: aql:2786
Description: A buffet set up on a circular table that revolves in and out of the kitchen filled with food and three diners helping themselves.
Date: 1940
Type: Photographs
Identifier: aql:2789
Description: Six young female models standing on the edge of a fountain posing for the photograph. The background is The World of Tomorrow Restaurant.
Date: 1940
Type: Photographs
Identifier: aql:2782
Description: Three men working in a room filled with fabric. In the center there is a large flag with the inscription 1940 New York World's Fair and an image of Trylon and Perisphere.
Date: 1940
Type: Photographs
Identifier: aql:2785
Description: Aerial view looking down on the Russian main building and worker statue covered in snow. Dismantling the building in 1940.
Date: 1940
Type: Photographs
Identifier: aql:2780
Description: Eleanor Roosevelt standing at podium wearing hat making a speech at the dedication of the American Common at the 1940 World's Fair.
Date: 1940
Language: eng
Type: speeches (documents)
Identifier: aql:2684
Description: Address delivered by Marcel Olivier at a dinner given in honor of the Allied Nations on the occasion of the opening of the French Pavilion.
Date: 1940
Type: Photographs
Identifier: aql:2774
Description: Young woman in black dress taking a closer look at the Transparent Man exhibit featured in the Hall of Man section of the Medicine and Public Health Building.
Date: 1940
Language: eng
Type: Sheet music
Identifier: aql:2703
Description: Cover features flag superimposed with Trylon and Perisphere and New York Skylines in the backdrop. Last page and rear of sheet music includes a labeled map of the 1940 Fair. Composed by Eugene La Barr ... More
Date: 1940
Type: pennants
Identifier: aql:2832
Description: Yellow felt material with blue text stating 'I was there closing day Oct 27, 1940 New York World's Fair'. Also depicts the Trylon and Perisphere on the left side in the same color as the text.
Date: 1940
Language: eng
Type: Postcards
Identifier: aql:2725
Description: Folded postcard with a paper cutout key attached on the front with a orange and blue string. Unfolded, the postcard reveals 14 distinct buildings exhibited at the Fair. Two images feature panorama vie ... More
Date: 1940
Language: eng
Type: passes (tickets)
Identifier: aql:2683
Description: Indicates John Neva was a member of the staff of Amerique and allows access and press courtesies on the grounds of the New York World's Fair on May 11 and 12, 1940.
Date: 1940
Type: Photographs
Identifier: aql:2779
Description: Young woman models and poses for an artist sitting with pencil and sketch book. Other artists are present in the background working with clay, sculpture, and other mediums.
Date: 1939-1940
Type: Photographs
Identifier: aql:2773
Description: Image of Borden Corporation's exhibit located in the Food Zone. Depicts cattle on mechanized equipment with a young man attaching equipment to a cow.