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New York World"s Fair, The 1964-1965 (NY)

by Bill Cotter

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Arcadia Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • New York World"s Fair,
  • United States - State & Local - Middle Atlantic,
  • New York,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • History: American,
  • Pictorial works,
  • New York (State),
  • History / General,
  • Fairs,
  • (1964-1965)

  • Edition Notes

    Images of America

    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7901492M
    ISBN 100738536067
    ISBN 109780738536064

      In the book The New York World's Fair: Creation & Legacy, co-authors Bill Young and Bill Cotter explain that the efforts to bring the fair to New York began with a group of businessmen who wanted to do something special to celebrate the state's th anniversary, which would be in Brand: Arcadia Publishing SC.   What a beautiful world it will be What a glorious time to be free. When Donald Fagen of Steely Dan had a hit with “I.G.Y.” (referencing the International Geophysical Year) in , he wasn’t talking about the New York World’s Fair in Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens, but with its elegiac references to now-forgotten or never-attained dreams of the future, he.

    Book Description: Paper Pamphlet of the New York World’s Fair - by Milton Bradley for inclusion in the NY Worlds Fair Puzzle Packages Photos are an important element of condition and description so please be sure. About this Item: Vatican Pavilion (New York World's Fair) Inc., New York, New York, U.S.A., Soft Cover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition First Printing. The book is very good with slight edge wear, a newspaper clipping about the pavilion stapled to page #9 and a couple of words written on the back cover. Seller Inventory.

    : New York World's Fair - Poster. 43 x 28 inches. This classic travel poster by Robert "Bob" Peak is copyrighted to , and was issued by the New York World's Fair Corporation. Presented by Unisphere and United States Steel, it features a beautiful illustration depicting the spherical stainless steel Unisphere representing the globe in the background and.   Bill Cotter and Bill Young are well-known experts on the New York World's Fair. Authors of The New York World's Fair, they have contributed to numerous other books, magazine articles, and documentaries on the fair. They also host two popular Web sites devoted to the study and appreciation of this once-in-a-lifetime : Arcadia Publishing SC.


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