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1939 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR FEDERAL BUILDING AND SURROUNDING AREA. The Federal Building, dominated by two 150 foot rectangular towers, is shown on the left. The Tower on the right is known as the Tower of Legislature, and on the left is the Tower of Judiciary. The other eight buildings form a Hall of Nations containing official foreign exhibits. (Curt Teich 8A-H957)

Federal Building and surrounding area, New York World's Fair Postcard.

1939 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR - BIRD'S-EYE VIEW OVER CONSTITUTION MALL: The striking architecture, magnificent esplanade, sparkling fountains and heroic statuary merge into a brilliant landscape, rich with color and evershifting patterns of the crowds of sight-seers, moving aboutthe big exposition. (Curt Teich 82W 0B-H639)

1939 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR - BIRD'S-EYE VIEW OVER CONSTITUTION MALL: The striking architecture, magnificent esplanade, sparkling fountains and heroic statuary merge into a brilliant landscape, rich with color and evershifting patterns of the crowds of sight-seers, moving aboutthe big exposition. (Curt Teich 82W 0B-H639)

1939 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR - COURT OF THE STATES BUILDING: With architecture and surroundings authentically patterned after that  of the colonial period on the North American continent, the Court of State Buildings will contain the exhibits of the states and territories of the union. (Tichnor Bros. WF25 - 65020)

1939 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR - COURT OF THE STATES BUILDING: With architecture and surroundings authentically patterned after that of the colonial period on the North American continent, the Court of State Buildings will contain the exhibits of the states and territories of the union. (Tichnor Bros. WF25 - 65020)

VIEWS OF THE NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR 1939 - Railroad Building (Grinnell Litho Co.)

Vintage 1939 New York World's Fair Postcard - Railroad Building

1939 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR CONSTITUTIONAL MALL AND LAGOON OF NATIONS, FROM THE PAINTING BY JOHN WENRICH. (Curt Teich 9A-H307)

Vintage 1939 New York World's Fair Postcard, Building The World Of Tomorrow - Constitutional Mall And Lagoon Of Nations, From The Painting By John Wenrich, Printed In USA

1939 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR - THE ADMINISTRATION BUILDING OF THE FAIR: The most striking decorative effect of this beautiful building is the relief sculpture depicting Mithrana, atop Manhattan's skyscrapers and lighting the veil from the World of Tomorrow, the spirit of the Fair. (Tichnor Bros. WF11- 64796)

1939 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR - THE ADMINISTRATION BUILDING OF THE FAIR: The most striking decorative effect of this beautiful building is the relief sculpture depicting Mithrana, atop Manhattan's skyscrapers and lighting the veil from the World of Tomorrow, the spirit of the Fair. (Tichnor Bros. WF11- 64796)

NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR HALL OF MARINE TRANSPORTATION (Miller Art Co. 108)

NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR HALL OF MARINE TRANSPORTATION (Miller Art Co. 108)

1939 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR - THE MARITIME BUILDING: This building is one of the most interesting and unusual at the Fair. Twin ship prows, each 80 ft. high, give a nautical flavor to the main entrance. (Tichnor WF13 - 64993)

1939 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR - THE MARITIME BUILDING: This building is one of the most interesting and unusual at the Fair. Twin ship prows, each 80 ft. high, give a nautical flavor to the main entrance. (Tichnor WF13 - 64993)

1939 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR - THE COSMETICS BUILDING: Designed to resemble a container for the products it will house, this is one of the most unusual buildings at the Fair. Built mainly of glass, it will contain an auditorium where motion pictures, pageants and cosmetics shows will be held. (Tichnor Bros. WF23 - 65018)

1939 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR - THE COSMETICS BUILDING: Designed to resemble a container for the products it will house, this is one of the most unusual buildings at the Fair. Built mainly of glass, it will contain an auditorium where motion pictures, pageants and cosmetics shows will be held. (Tichnor Bros. WF23 - 65018)

1939 Small Candid Snapshot Photograph of the Westinghouse Atomic Robot "ELEKTRO" Moto Man from the 1939 New York World's Fair.

Original 1939 Small Candid Snapshot Photograph of the Westinghouse Atomic Robot "ELEKTRO" Moto Man from the 1939 New York World's Fair.

1939 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR . TEXTILE BUILDING: This ultra-modern structure covers an acre and a half of ground adjacent to the Long Island Railroad Station and two Fair Entrances, It will contain displays of clothing fabrics, patterns and textile machinery. The end of the "fin" will be used as a screen for five-minute movies. (Tichnor Bros. WF14 - 64994)

1939 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR . TEXTILE BUILDING: This ultra-modern structure covers an acre and a half of ground adjacent to the Long Island Railroad Station and two Fair Entrances, It will contain displays of clothing fabrics, patterns and textile machinery. The end of the "fin" will be used as a screen for five-minute movies. (Tichnor Bros. WF14 - 64994)

Federal Area Exhibit Buildings, New York Worlds Fair 1939

Federal Area Exhibit Buildings, New York Worlds Fair 1939

1939 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR - GENERAL MOTORS BUILDING: Power! An impression of strength and fleetness is given by the General Motors Building at the World's Fait of 1940 in New York. (Curt Teich 86W 0B-H643)

1939 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR - GENERAL MOTORS BUILDING: Power! An impression of strength and fleetness is given by the General Motors Building at the World's Fait of 1940 in New York. (Curt Teich 86W 0B-H643)

1939 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR COSMETICS BUILDING. Erected by the Fair Corporation, this building closely resembles a container for the products of the vast cosmetic industry which is portrayed in the numerous exhibits within its walls. Motion pictures, pageants and cosmetic shows daily fill the magnificent auditorium to capacity. (Grinnell Litho Co.)

Vintage 1939 New York World's Fair Postcard - Cosmetics Building

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