New York World's Fair (1939—1940) :
Title:
Robot Man and Woman on Wall at 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. Above the robot man and presenter the text reads "Tomorrow" and there is a stylistic model of a woman on the wall wearing a crown like the Statue of Liberty. On the wall there are illustrations of a futuristic elevator, a looping road with a car, and a rocket blasting off (to the Woman's right).
Place:
Flushing, Queens, NY
Event:
New York World's Fair (1939-1940)
Photographer:
Wade, Elton H. L.
Object Name:
Negative, Sheet Film
Object ID:
2009.1.253
Other #:
679
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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