New York World's Fair (1939—1940) :
Title:
Robot man in Westinghouse Exhibit, World's Fair
Date:
10/24/1939
Description:
Robot man in the Westinghouse Exhibit, New York World's Fair 1939-1940. Shows a man-shaped robot and presenter with a crowd below. Above the robot man and presenter the text reads "Tomorrow". The lower left of the picture text reads "Planned Electric Kitchen for the Home". Note on sleeve reads "distant view" (taken from 100 feet away). There is a statue of a woman on the wall which is better visible in 2009.1.253.
Place:
Flushing, Queens, NY
Event:
New York World's Fair (1939-1940)
Photographer:
Wade, Elton H. L.
Object Name:
Negative, Sheet Film
Object ID:
2009.1.36
Other #:
678
Film Size:
3 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.
Copyright:
Franklin Township Public Library
Collection:
Elton H. L. Wade Photograph Collection
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