The story is populated with such historical figures as Hitler, Tesla, and a not-lost Amelia Earhart, all involved in the struggle between the secret society of unscrupulous scientists and an unbelievable world of science and technology that is spotlighted at the 1939 World's Fair
right) Chief Yellow Hair, Brule Sioux, another of the Indian subjects from the St Louis World's Fair
Posters of photographs from the actual 1893 Chicago World's Fair
decorated the welcome party room.
Designed by famed architect Philip Johnson, the New York structures debuted with the rest of the World's Fair
on April 22, 1964, and quickly became among its most popular attractions.
The World's Fair
opened April 22, 1964 in Flushing Meadows Park in Queens.
Radke-Moss, respectively, explore new aspects of the 1893 Chicago World's Fair
In World's Fair
, Doctorow attacked autobiographical material without fear--even giving the fictional Altschuler family the same first names as those of his own family.
Like other recent narratives of world's fairs
, this one stresses the representation and performance of race around the fairgrounds.
The Brussels World's Fair
in 1958 served as another stage on which to enact the struggle between communism and democracy.
Google doodle on Sunday, this year's May Day, contributed a partly scalable image to the 160th Anniversary of World's Fair
At its opening on April 22, 1964, the New York World's Fair
was already one of the most ambitious fairs ever held.
After the dazzling 2008 Olympics, China had hoped to draw attention once again with the World Expo, exceeding previous World's Fair
records with visiting nations, exhibitions and attendance.