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Planning United States participation in the New York World"s Fair

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on International Organizations and Movements.

Planning United States participation in the New York World"s Fair

hearing before the Subcommittee on International Organizations and Movements of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, Eighty-seventh Congress, first session, on H.R. 7763, and other bills, to provide for planning the participation of the United States in the New York World"s Fair, to be held at New York City in 1964 and 1965, and for other purposes, August 10, 1961

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on International Organizations and Movements.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English


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Paginationiii, 18 p. ;
Number of Pages18
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Open LibraryOL15596145M

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and other bills, to provide for planning the participation of the United States in the New York World's Fair, to be held at New York. The –40 New York World's Fair was a world's fair held at Flushing Meadows–Corona Park in Queens, New York, United was the second most expensive American world's fair of all time, exceeded only by St.

Louis's Louisiana Purchase Exposition of Many countries around the world participated in it, and over 44 million people attended its exhibits in two -class: Universal exposition. This book contains lots of illustrations and descriptions of all the attractions at the World's Fair.

You get an idea that this fair was the seed for what Walt Disney World, and especially EPCOT, would become - It's a Small World, an exhibit of actual cars on tracks (GM's Test Track), an animatronic president, the Carousel of Progress, and Epcot's wonderful international pavillions/5(10).

The / New York World's Fair was a world's fair that held over pavilions, restaurants, for 80 nations (hosted by 37), 24 US states, and over 45 corporations to build exhibits or attractions at Flushing Meadows–Corona Park in Queens, New York City. The immense fair covered acres ( ha) on half the park, with numerous pools or fountains, and an amusement park with rides Building: Unisphere.

New York City Building which became the first home of the United Nations and was also used in the New York World's Fair of Today the building is the Queens Museum, which. By contrast, the World’s Fair’s Dawn of a New Day slogan exuded aspirational wonder and ’s (which had its 50th anniversary last week), centered on Peace Through Understanding.

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Scientists were excluded from the planning of the World’s fair. Unlike the Chicago world’s fair, the New York World’s fair did not feature or directly involve scientists in the planning of exhibits. Scientists were not the only group dissatisfied with.

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