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image of Color: New Synthesis in the West; Reprinted by General Electric from Architectural Record

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[Schenectady, NY]: General Electric, 1939. [16]p., stapled wraps, 9 x 12 inches, profusely illus., lightly worn else very good condition. Showcases GE's lighting of the Golden Gate Exposition, held on Treasure Island in 1939. Color photos show various buildings in the exposition illuminated at night, alongside diagrams of the lighting set ups and commentary from the architects. … Read more
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image of Christian Science Exhibit: 1962 Seattle World's Fair

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Seattle: Executive Committee, Christian Science Exhibit, 1962. [20]p., stapled wraps, 9.25 x 6.25 inches landscape format, profusely illus. with photos of the exhibit, very good condition. "This booklet summarizes the Christian Science Exhibit much as a visitor would see the individual exhibits which are designed to inform the public of the scope and activities of this world-wide religion. … Read more
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image of Map ofthe Panama-Pacific International Exposition. San Francisco, 1915

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San Francisco: SF History Association, 2015. 24.5x8.5 inch map in black on white stock, very good; produced for the centenary of the Exposition. Outlines the various Palaces and other attractions as they were laid out in what is now a mostly residential area of the Marina District.
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image of Fine arts in the USSR

Fine arts in the USSR

by Gerasimov, A.

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Published
1939
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£11.09

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Moscow: Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1939. 29p., staplebound 5.5 x 4.25 inch wraps, very good. One of the pamphlets distributed by the Soviets at the 1939 World's Fair in New York. Gerasimov was an Order of Lenin recipient.
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image of Daigeng wen cun / Selected writings of Grace Tao Yin  太庚文存

Daigeng wen cun / Selected writings of Grace Tao Yin 太庚文存

by Tao, Taigeng [Grace Tao Yin] 陶太庚

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Published
1988
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£13.31

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Taibei: Chuankangyu wen wu guan 川康渝文物館, 1988. 7, 354 p., very good hardcover; text in Chinese with some portions in English, including letters from LBJ and other officials praising her work in organizing HemisFair and various World's Fairs, and correspondence from Asian-American organizations who worked with her to host Taiwanese exhibitions and trade fairs.
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image of [Group of eight color prints from the San Francisco Call illustrating buildings at the 1904 World's Fair (The Louisiana Purchase Exposition) in St. Louis, Missouri]

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San Francisco, CA: The San Francisco Call, 1904. Eight prints, 14.5x9.5 inches, some with edge tears and minor yellowing at the right margin. Each is labeled with the name of the building illustrated and the cost of its construction. There are four additional duplicate prints from the series thrown in as a freebie.
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image of Photography in the Fine Arts; Museum Directors' selections for the 1965 New York World's Fair Exhibitions

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New York: PFA, 1965. Paperback. 48p., 8x11 inches, news release bound-in, list of 106 exhibitors at rear, illustrated with b&w portraits of PFA museum directors by Karsh, very good in lightly-worn.
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