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New York City 1939 World's Fair collection, 1939-1940.

Author: Carl Van Vechten; Museum of the City of New York.
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Photographs taken by various individuals of the New York City World's Fair illustrating construction of the fair, visitors, interiors and exteriors of buildings, and overall scenes. Many photographs were taken by Carl Van Vechten. Photographs are identified. Also includes maps, guidebooks, special events information, booklets about exhibits, publicity photographs, and news clippings and related material about the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Photoprints
Maps
Guidebooks
Pictorial works
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Carl Van Vechten; Museum of the City of New York.
OCLC Number: 155486963
Description: 2,000 photographs, 1 cubic ft.

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Photographs taken by various individuals of the New York City World's Fair illustrating construction of the fair, visitors, interiors and exteriors of buildings, and overall scenes. Many photographs were taken by Carl Van Vechten. Photographs are identified. Also includes maps, guidebooks, special events information, booklets about exhibits, publicity photographs, and news clippings and related material about the World's Fair.

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