• Short Summary

    Finishing touches are put to the American exhibit at the World's Fair - a model of a future city.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "New York World's Fair of 1940".

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    VS GVs of the fair and pavilions.

    Shots of men working on top of one of the exhibits.

    GVs. interiors of the pavilion where a massive model of the city of tomorrow is laid out, people visiting the pavilion travel around a circular balcony on a moving floor to look at the model. Men are putting the finishing touches to the large model. It shows futuristic ideas like airships and high rise flats in common use.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1043.42
    Media URN:
    20776
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/05/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:39:00 / 01:45:32:00
    Canister:
    40/38

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