• Short Summary

    Construction of the buildings for New York World's Fair 1964 in progress.

  • Description

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'Progress Report - World's Fair From the Air'.

    Various aerial shots of construction of buildings for the 1964 New York World's Fair on the Flushing Meadows site. Some of the larger buildings seen during construction are 17,000,000 dollar Federal Pavilion, New York State Pavilion, a large stadium for baseball called William A. Shea Stadium and a large Port Authority Heliport. Also a giant web of roads around the site which is designed to carry thousands of cars to and from the fair.

    (Comb. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 27/06/1963.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2663.02
    Media URN:
    79166
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:47:00 / 01:07:10:00
    Canister:
    UN 3762 B

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