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5777reddykilowattwfpc.jpg (137926 bytes) Reddy Kilowatt Tower of Light New York World's Fair 1964-65. Postcard. Light soiling, corner and edge wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $5.50 item #5777

 

Necklace from the 1982 Knoxville World's Fair. pendant is 1". $12.50 item #277

 

3080chicagosciencewf.jpg (38953 bytes) Hall of Science 1933 Chicago World's Fair postcard. Sent from Chicago in 1933, has the World's Fair stamp. Some soiling, corner and edge wear.  3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $5.00 item #3080

 

Brochure promoting visiting the "Railroads on Parade" exhibit at the 1939 New York World's Fair. 6 pages plus a fold out map. 3 1/2" X 7 3/4" $16.50 item #332

 

4028panpacifica.jpg (38774 bytes) Panama Pacific Exposition San Francisco 1915, sent from the exposition. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Some soiling, edge and corner wear, creases on top right and left corners. $8.00 item #4028

 

4024corningwfa.jpg (21839 bytes) 4024corningwfb.jpg (15749 bytes) 4024corningwfc.jpg (15927 bytes) 4024corningwfd.jpg (32121 bytes) 4024corningwfe.jpg (34297 bytes) Corning Museum Pamphlet and postcard from the 1939 New York World's Fair. The pamphlet is cover, back, and two pages. Tells about the history of the museum, and shows where it is located from the fair. The postcard was postmarked from the fairBoth have light soiling. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $10.50 item #4024

 

 

Two postcards Chicago World's Fair. First card: The Hall of Religion. Postcard actually mailed from the Fair. Sent June 20, 1934. Chicago, and has the World's Fair postmark. 1 World's Fair Stamp. Message written on the card says the person sending it was enjoying the fair. Marked on back "Chicago World's Fair, 1933 Arena Photo Post Card Co., Chicago". Also some printed information on the Hall of Religion. Second card: "Avenue of Flags" Official post card. Marked on back "American Colortype Company, Chicago-New York. Printed in U.S.A. No. 129". Also has a description of the Avenue. Divided back. Unsent. Light soiling and edge wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $9.50 item #918

 

6050wf1933spoonelectricala.jpg (126296 bytes) 6050wf1933spoonelectricalb.jpg (84380 bytes) 1933 A Century of Progress. Fort Dearborn on Handle, Electrical Group in bowl of spoon. Century Silver Plate. A few scratches. 6 inches long. $12.50 item #6050

 

3082chicagoskyride.jpg (40534 bytes)1933 Chicago World's Fair postcard. Skyride. Sent from the Fair in 1933. Some soiling, corner and edge wear.  3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $5.00 item #3082

 

   What this little book was is a giveaway item from the E:I; DuPont company exhibit at the 1939 World's Fair in New York. Apparently one of DuPont's divisions made Fabrikoid book binding material, for the cloth covers of the book.  that information is printed on the title page, and in the introduction. My School Books is the title of the "unpublished Autobiography of Hendrik Willem Van Loon" Really just a short story, the book is only 24 pages. Cloth covers. Some soiling and yellowing of the pages. Illustrated. Good-Very Good condition. 24 pages. 5 3/4" X 8" $35.00 item # 278

 

01112toronto.jpg (23271 bytes) Early Plaza Toronto Canada Exhibition. Valentine & Sons Publishing Co., Montreal, Toronto. Printed in Great Britain. Divided back, unsent. Grand Plaza, Toronto Exhibition. Light soiling, slight corner and edge wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $5.50 item #1112

 

4012seattlecoina.jpg (17466 bytes) 4012seattlecoinb.jpg (16306 bytes) Seattle 1962 "America's Space Age World's Fair" Century 21 Expo" On back "Good for One Dollar In Trade During America's Space Age World's Fair Century 21 Exposition. At the exposition grounds or at any cooperating business in Washington State Through October 12, 1962" Brass 1 1/2 inch. Some wear, but good. $15.50 item #4012

 

3084akyukonpac.jpg (41464 bytes) "Looking West on Yukon Avenue - Alaska Yukon Pacific Exposition, Seattle, Wn 1909" Sent from the Seattle  World's Fair in October 1909. Fellow wrote about the big fish he was catching on the back. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Light soiling, some corner and edge wear. $8.00 item #3084

 

4380panpacificpc.jpg (46670 bytes) Pan Pacific International Exposition, San Francisco 1915. Western Facade, Main Exhibit Places Postcard. Sent from the Exposition. Edge and corner wear, top left, bottom right corners have some creases. Some soiling 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $5.00 item #4380

 

4766torontoexpo.jpg (50436 bytes) "The Midway, Toronto Exhibition, Canada" 1911 Postcard. Shows a roller coaster, rides, a Flea Circus and much more. Valentine & Sons postcard. Back has numerous stain spots, edge and corner wear, soiling. Writing on back, edge and corner wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $6.50 item #4766

 

 

4770chicagowfpcs.jpg (71798 bytes) 2 Chicago World's Fair postcards, 1933-34. Hall of Science in both pictures, the first one at night. The day version has writing on the back and was sent from the fair. Some soiling, corner and edge wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $8.50 item #4770

 

4772montrealwfpcsa.jpg (84347 bytes) 4772montrealwfpcsb.jpg (84472 bytes) 4 Montreal Exposition postcards. 1967. Automotive Stadium, State of Maine Pavilion, Pavilion of the United States, and Telephone Association of Canada Pavilion. The first three are unsent, and unwritten. The last one has writing, and was sent. All 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Some soiling, corner and edge wear. $10.50 item #4772

 

4825chicagowfpca.jpg (40634 bytes) 4825chicagowfpcb.jpg (40177 bytes) Two 1933 Chicago World's Fair postcards. "Administration Building as seen from Lake Michigan" and "Agricultural Building". Unsent. Some soiling, edge and corner wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $8.50 item #4825

 

5664wfelectricutilitiesbrochurea.jpg (77480 bytes) 5664wfelectricutilitiesbrochureb.jpg (68629 bytes) Forward March of America - Exhibit of the Electric Utilities at the World's Fair. Compliments of Atlantic City Electric Company. From the 1939-1940 New York World's Fair. Pictures, and text, about the history of Electricity, and the impact electricity has on people's lives. My father can remember when they tossed the "pole" out in his front yard, when he was a boy, and electrified his home just before WW II. 17 pages. 7 x 10 inches. A few scratches, creases on spine, some light soiling. $10.50 item #5664

 

sa1057wfny1939pcpack1a.jpg (29778 bytes) sa1057wfny1939pcpack1b.jpg (31217 bytes) sa1057wfny1939pcpack1c.jpg (30803 bytes) sa1057wfny1939pcpack1d.jpg (41441 bytes) 4 New York World's Fair postcards, 1939-40.Section of the Court of States, Hall of Medals, Food Building Number Three, and Westinghouse Electric Building. All unsent. Light soiling, corner and edge wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $16.50 item #sa1057

 

 

sa1058wfny1939pcpack2a.jpg (34488 bytes) sa1058wfny1939pcpack2b.jpg (31044 bytes) sa1058wfny1939pcpack2c.jpg (36089 bytes) sa1058wfny1939pcpack2d.jpg (28848 bytes) 4 New York World's Fair postcards, 1939-40.Glass Center Building, Florida Building, American Telephone and Telegraph Company Exhibit Building, Electrical Products Building. All unsent. Light soiling, corner and edge wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $16.50 item #sa1058

 

sa1059wfny1939pcpack3a.jpg (33832 bytes) sa1059wfny1939pcpack3b.jpg (31365 bytes) sa1059wfny1939pcpack3c.jpg (52111 bytes) sa1059wfny1939pcpack3d.jpg (31998 bytes) 4 New York World's Fair postcards, 1939-40.World's Fair Music Hall, Corona Gate North, General View of Theme Center and Surrounding Area, Maritime Building. All unsent. Light soiling, corner and edge wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $16.50 item #sa1059

 

5667wfcoloringbooka.jpg (103051 bytes) 5667wfcoloringbookb.jpg (90177 bytes) 5667wfcoloringbookc.jpg (71604 bytes) 1964-65 New York World's Fair coloring book 15 pages, 11 x 14 pages. Has not been colored in. Great colorable cartoon views of people and animals at the fair. Some yellowing, creases on the spine, edge and corner wear. The third picture is an oversized postcard from the fair showing the Unisphere and reflecting pool. It has some creases and wear, so I just threw it in for free with the book. $15.50 item #5667

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