1939-40, New York, United States - The 1939-40 New York World's Fair

The 1939-40 New York World's Fair, located on the current site of Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, was one of the largest world's fairs of all time. The fair ran for two seasons and over 44 million people attended.

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  1. Building the Fair, 1936 to 1939

    Discuss the conception, design and construction of the 1939-40 New York World's Fair.

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  2. Whalen, Moses and LaGuardia

    Discuss these men and their roles in the 1939-40 New York World's Fair.

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  3. The 1939-40 New York World's Fair

    Discuss the many exhibits and attractions that made this Fair unforgettable.

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  4. After The Gates Closed

    Flushing Meadows Corona Park between the Fairs, 1941-1963.

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  5. Capturing the Rainbow

    Discuss Collecting Souvenirs from the 1939-40 New York World's Fair. Have a souvenir? Trying to identify or value a Fair collectible? Ask your questions and share your finds here.

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