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3077nywf64a.jpg (44075 bytes) 3077nywf64b.jpg (33758 bytes) 1964-65 New York World's Fair two postcards. Both written, light soiling, corner and edge wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $4.50 item #3077

 

6137columbianexpositionspoona.jpg (110495 bytes) 6137columbianexpositionspoonb.jpg (75092 bytes) 6137columbianexpositionspoonc.jpg (55993 bytes) 1893 Columbian Exposition demitasse spoon. Chicago, Illinois. Quadruple Plate. Columbus at the top, his ship below. On the back the globe with info on the location. Light wear. 4 1/4 inches. $19.00 item #6137

 

3078seattlewf.jpg (54983 bytes) Seattle World's Fair Postcard. April 21-October 21st, 1962. Unsent. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Light wear to edges and corners. $3.50 item #3078

 

5319wfemployeefriendpina.jpg (34259 bytes) 5319wfemployeefriendpinb.jpg (28205 bytes) Tiny World's Fair Employee's Friend pinback. Probably used to admit a friend to the fair. 1939 New York World's Fair. Excellent condition. 5/8 inch. $22.00 item #5319

 

3079chicagowf.jpg (50292 bytes) 1933 Chicago World's Fair Postcard. Avenue of Flags. Unsent. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Light soiling, light corner and edge wear. $5.00 item #3079

 

6411wfchryslerashtraya.JPG (144589 bytes) 6411wfchryslerashtrayb.JPG (188074 bytes) Plymouth Dodge De Soto Chrysler ashtray from the 1933 Chicago World's Fair. Shows a building with Chrysler Motors on it. This was the spectacular Chrysler Pavilion at the fair. Copper 3 inches square. Shows light wear. $24.50 item #6411

 

5778ymcabuildingnywfpc.jpg (110480 bytes) YMCA Building New York World's Fair 1940 postcard. Good condition. Light edge and corner wear. I have several of these. $5.50 each item #5778

 

 

1892-1893 Chicago World's Fair souvenir spoon. 4 1/4 inches. No marking for maker or material. $16.50 item #733

 

6057worldsfair1893spoonswhole.jpg (103825 bytes) 6057worldsfair1893spoonsface.jpg (57337 bytes) 6057worldsfair1893spoonshandle.jpg (60947 bytes) 6057worldsfair1893spoonsa.jpg (91179 bytes) A. 6057worldsfair1893spoonsb.jpg (76085 bytes) B. 6057worldsfair1893spoonsc.jpg (72006 bytes) C. 6057worldsfair1893spoonsd.jpg (81009 bytes) D. Four 1893 World's Columbian Exposition, World's Fair chicago. Show light wear, each 4 1/4 inches, marked Standard on the back. . The first three pictures just show the general confirguration. In the bowl of each spoon are different buildings. A. manufacturers &Liberal Arts. B. Machinery Mall. C. Art Palace. D. Transportation Building. Your choice $16.50, take them all, $15 each. item #6057

 

4761expo67pcs.jpg (97411 bytes) 2 1967 Montreal Exposition postcards. The Gyroton and Theme Pavilions. Plastichrome, both unsent. Light soiling,  corner and edge wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $6.50 item #4761

 

2064sandiegoexpoa.jpg (10160 bytes) 2064sandiegoexpob.jpg (6194 bytes) San Diego International Exposition tie bar. Silver center medallion (1/2 inch), overall length 2 5/8 inch. Tarnished a little, but overall good shape. $13.50 item #2064

 

4762sanfranwfpcs.jpg (93138 bytes) 2 California World's Fair Post cards, San Francisco Bay. 1939-1940. Court of Reflections and Arch of Triumph. Court of the Seven Seas and Tower of the Sun. Linen. Unsent. Stanley A. Pitz Co. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Light soiling, light corner and edge wear. $9.50 item #4762

 

4763nywfpc.jpg (50297 bytes) 1964 ? New York World's Fair Consolidated Edison Building Postcard. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Unsent, light soiling corner & edge wear. $4.00 item #4763

 

4764chicagowfpcsa.jpg (70574 bytes) 4764chicagowfpcsb.jpg (81687 bytes) 4 Chicago World's Fair postcards 1933-34. Interior Court of Hall of Science by Night, Lama Temple, Agricultural Building, and Court of Electrical Group. The first card was sent from the Century of Progress Station August 1933. Other three cards unsent. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 light soiling, edge and corner wear. $16.50 item #4764

 

5632futuramabrochurea.jpg (142961 bytes)  5632futuramabrochureb.jpg (571563 bytes) 5632futuramabrochurec.jpg (285764 bytes) General Motors Futurama Pavilion map and guide from the 1964-65 New York World's Fair. Brochure is in very good condition, trifold, 3 45/8 x 8 1/2 inches, closed, 8 1/2 x 11 open. $12.00 item #5632

 

 

5254wfburlingtonrrpca.jpg (38759 bytes) 5254wfburlingtonrrpcb.jpg (38445 bytes) Two Chicago World's Fair 1934 postcards. Burlington Route Railroad. The first card shows the Zephyr which it says broke the World's Record on May 26.1934 to Reopen the fair. The second postcard shows Burlington 1860s mail car, and it says on the back that you could even mail this postcard on the Burlington's World's Fair Exhibition train. Both unsent. Light soiling, light corner and edge wear.Each 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches.  $15.50 item #5254

 

5084expositioncarnivala.jpg (21901 bytes) 5084expositioncarnivalb.jpg (18218 bytes) 1903 Pinback. I am not even sure this fits on this page, or even has anything to do with a World's Fair, but here is what it says: " Exposition Carnival, Easter Week, 1903 48th SEP. CO., N.C.N.Y." Whitehead Hoag Co. Most of the flag ribbon is gone. Button has yellowed a bit, shows light wear, but is in overall good shape. I wonder if the building might be an Armory? It looks similar to one on  east 33rd in New York1 1/4 inches. $9.50 item #5084

 

5780sunshinebiscuitspc.jpg (107082 bytes) Sunshine Biscuits advertising postcard showing the Little Sunshine Bakers at the New York World's Fair in 1939-1940.Light edge and corner wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $5.00 item #5780

 

5499nestersnewyorkwf.jpg (604379 bytes) Nester's New York Guidebook, Come to the World's Fair, 1964. General guidebook and basic maps for a visitor to New York City. Mentions the fair, shows the Unisphere on the cover, but does not have much info on the fair in the booklet. About 20 pages, soft bound. Few creases, corner and edge wear. 7 x 10 inches. $12.50 item #5499

 

5550sputnikbrochurea.jpg (30563 bytes) 5550sputnikbrochureb.jpg (25111 bytes) 5550sputnikbrochurec.jpg (83147 bytes) 5550sputnikbrochured.jpg (75839 bytes) 5550sputnikbrochuree.jpg (35544 bytes) 5550sputnikbrochuref.jpg (41664 bytes) 1958 Brussels World's Fair U.S.S.R Facing the Cosmos Brochure - Poster. From their exhibit at the Brussels Universal and International Exhibition. About the Soviet space effort, Sputnik, launching a dog into space, the Scientist Konstantin Tsiolkovsky and inventor Nikolai Kibalchich. Very typical of the period. 17 x about 19 inches open, 4 1/4 x 8 3/4 folded. Light soiling, edge and corner wear, especially on folding creases. All in English. Colorful, mostly about the Sputnik program. $24.50 item #5550

 

5985worldsfairmapa.jpg (82604 bytes) 5985worldsfairmapb.jpg (135883 bytes) 5985worldsfairmapc.jpg (133876 bytes) 1938 New York World's Fair map courtesy of Tydol Gasolines and Veedol Motor Oils. Map of the fair on one side when open, New York City and surrounding area on the other. Good condition. 4 x 9 inches folded. Slight edge and corner wear. $15.50 item #5985

 

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