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Can you help identify these pavilions?

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Any names would be appreciated!

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Set 10 #10 - Administration building?

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Set 10 #53

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Set 22 #5

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Set 22 #6

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Set 25 #20

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Set 25 #22

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Set 25 #23

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Set 25 #25

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Set 26 #16

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Set 26 #21

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Some helpful info received by mail!

Dear Bill, I can identify most of the slides you posted in the ExpoMuseum forum....
#53.....Vietnam
#5.......Takara Beautilion.... Japanese corporate pavilion
#6.......Moving sidewalk
#20.....Brazil
#22.....Sumitomo....Japanese corporate pavilion
#25.....USA....beautiful weather vanes displayed in the Folk art section
#16.....Textiles pavilion
#21......Construction of the moving sidewalks
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#10....I would say it is part of the administration complex
#23....Is in one of the corporate pavilions?
Happy Holidays, Jackie Conley
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Some additional information and one correction:

Set 10 #10 - Expo Headquarters Annex, Expo Post Office and Bank.

Set 10 #53 - The white conical shaped structure behind Vietnam is India.

Set 25 #22 - Furukawa Group Pavilion viewed from the "Electrium" Electric Power Pavilion. Incorrectly described as Sumitomo Pavilion above.

Set 26 #21 - In addition to "construction of the moving sidewalks" as mentioned above, construction of Kubota Pavilion on left, Chemical Industries Pavilion on right and the Grand Roof of the Symbol Area prior to being raised to final position in background.

Set 22 #26 - Fountain/Peace Rose Garden with Main Entrance to Japanese Garden in background.

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Hi Bill, here's an interesting coincidence. Around 1970 or 1971 I was gifted a photo pack from a man named Mr. Oji, who was a friend of the family I lived with in Kyoto during the Summer of 1970. I do not know if he took the pictures himself or obtained them commercially. Although my memory is a bit fuzzy, I believe this photo was from that pack.

Your picture of Brazil is clearly from the same source, as my photo was taken just moments before or after your photo - same people, different positions. !!!!.

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The Brazil shot I posted was from an Expo 70 publicity photo, so yours is likely to be one also. Interesting that they did several of them - or perhaps one was used and the other was an outtake? Thanks for posting it, interesting to see.

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Randy, the Brazil pavilion was mostly subterranean with an undulating multi-colored concrete floor covered by the concrete beams and roof you see at the top of the photos. Architecturally, it was actually one of the more interesting pavilions at Expo.

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