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Mon, 03 Feb 2020 15:00:56 +0000
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Cooper Hewitt Library
Elizabeth Broman
New York City
World's Fair 1964
World's Fairs
<img width="640" height="432" src="" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image" alt="Book, &quot;A day at the New York World&#039;s Fair with Peter and Wendy&quot;" style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;max-width: 100%;" srcset=" 800w, 300w, 768w, 320w, 640w, 170w" sizes="(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px" data-attachment-id="11319" data-permalink="" data-orig-file="" data-orig-size="800,540" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{&quot;aperture&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;credit&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;camera&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;caption&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;created_timestamp&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;copyright&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;focal_length&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;iso&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;shutter_speed&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;title&quot;:&quot;&quot;}" data-image-title="Book, &#8220;A day at the New York World&#8217;s Fair with Peter and Wendy&#8221;" data-image-description="" data-medium-file="" data-large-file="" />This post was originally published on April 22, 2014. The Cooper-Hewitt Library has a large collection of over 2,000 World’s fair catalogues and books. Some are children’s souvenirs and stories. A day at the New York World&#8217;s Fair with Peter and Wendy brings back memories of certain things I remember from visiting the world&#8217;s fair.....
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