New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.) | Trylon and Perisphere (New York, N.Y.)

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Authors: unknown
Date: April 30, 1939
Type: Black and white photograph
Identifier: aql:27186
Description: Trylon and Perisphere - opening day at the fair.
Authors: unknown
Date: October 26, 1940
Type: Black and white photograph
Identifier: aql:27282
Description: 1939-40 NY World's Fair - Trylon and Perisphere - Bridge to Perisphere. October 26, 1940.
Authors: unknown
Date: October 26, 1940
Type: Black and white photograph
Identifier: aql:27045
Description: 1939-40 NY World's Fair - Trylon and Perisphere - Taken from behind the Business Systems and Insurance building. October 26, 1940.
Authors: unknown
Date: October 26, 1940
Type: Black and white photograph
Identifier: aql:27059
Description: 1939-40 NY World's Fair - Trylon and Perisphere- View from above with the Glass Building and the Hall of Industry in the foreground. October 24, 1940.
Authors: unknown
Date: October 24, 1940
Type: Black and white photograph
Identifier: aql:27401
Description: 1939-40 NY World's Fair - Hall of Metals (Hall of Industry on 1940 map) from above. The Baboon Fountain by Marshall M. Fredericks is in the foreground, and the Trylon and Perisphere in the background. ... More
Authors: unknown
Date: April 23, 1940
Type: Black and white photograph
Identifier: aql:27043
Description: Trylon and Perisphere - removing scaffolding after painting the Perisphere, 1940.
Authors: unknown
Date: September 20, 1940
Type: Black and white photograph
Identifier: aql:26716
Description: 1939-40 NY World's Fair - Government Zone - Close up of the Trylon and Perisphere. September 20, 1940.
Authors: unknown
Date: September 20, 1940
Type: Black and white photograph
Identifier: aql:27181
Description: 1939-40 NY World's Fair - Trylon and Perisphere - Base of Perisphere and reflecting pool. September 20, 1940.
Authors: unknown
Date: September 20, 1940
Type: Black and white photograph
Identifier: aql:27164
Description: 1939-40 NY World's Fair - Trylon and Perisphere, view from the Court of Power. September 20, 1940.
Date: 1980
Language: eng
Type: transcripts
Identifier: aql:2270
Description: Interview conducted on August 2nd, 1980 with married couple Beatrice and George Epstein, who recall their experience at the 1939 New York World's Fair. They touch on RCA's television exhibit, the nigh ... More
Full Text: Full Text
Date: 1980
Language: eng
Type: transcripts
Identifier: aql:2286
Description: Radlauer recalls attending the 1939-1940 New York World's Fair as an eight year old from the Bronx. He discusses the Canadian Pavilion, Firestone's tire manufacturing demonstration, the nightly firewo ... More
Full Text: Full Text
Date: 1980
Language: eng
Type: transcripts
Identifier: aql:2262
Description: Tricia Coglin recalls her childhood experiences visiting the 1939 New York World's Fair, including the General Motors Futurama Exhibit and Billy Rose's Aquacade. She remembers the lights being turned ... More
Full Text: Full Text
Date: 1940
Type: Badges
Identifier: aql:2416
Description: Blue and orange embroidered badge with image of Trylon and Perisphere.
Authors: Gadaleta, Cosmo
Date: 1940
Type: black-and-white negatives
Identifier: aql:2218
Description: View of the fairgrounds from an aircraft over Corona, Queens on closing day Oct. 27, 1940. Various buildings and pavilions are visible including the United States Steel Company, Music Hall, New York C ... More
Date: 1940
Type: Digital Photographs
Identifier: aql:1975
Description: Black and white day time view of sculptures on the Constitution Mall, including James Fraser's statue of George Washington and Leo Friedlander's "Four Freedoms". Photo by photographer, folklorist, and ... More