New York World's Fair (1939—1940) :
Title:
Ford ramps
Date:
10/24/1939
Description:
A view across the gardens at the New York World's Fair of the spiraling "Highway of tomorrow" that ran around the edges and over the roof of the Ford Exhibit. Race drivers steered cars around the track day and night for the crowds of visitors. Three cars can be seen in the spiral, two more by the wall of the building.
Place:
Flushing, Queens, NY
Event:
New York World's Fair (1939-1940)
Photographer:
Wade, Elton H. L.
Object Name:
Negative, Sheet Film
Object ID:
2009.1.386
Other #:
675
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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