... November 2014 ...
FREE SHIPPING when you order your copy of the 1939 New York World's Fair Photo Collection Coffee-table book
from Nov 1 to Dec 15.
(Media Mail only - does not include USPS Priority shipping.)
New on the web
Three new postcards by Underwood and Underwood: The Belgium Building, the Netherlands at Night, the Theme Center at Night . Ceylon Gem Store postcard. This store was in the Consumer’s Building in the Production and Distribution Zone. Courtesy of Stretch Scibelli via Cathy.
Postage Due envelope from Manchester, England. Submitted by Doug Chapman
20 Stereo Images and advertising panel. Submitted by Maher Ahmad. Please read the People Seeking Information section.
From Jeffrey Field comes an envelope and return card for pictures taken at the fair, it has a place where you attach a quarter to pay for your photo … or … 50-cents for 3 photos.
The Herald Tribune – April 30th , 1939 cover page and Curtain’s Up page – Courtesy of Steven Fry
Sunday Mirror – April 30th , 1939 cover page and Color at the Fair page – Courtesy of Steven Fry
Theme Tower of New York World's Fair of 1939 postcard. This card was printed by Tichnor Brothers, Inc. before they decided on the Trylon and Perisphere and the Theme Center. – Courtesy of Steven Fry
Many thanks to Cathy Scibelli who sent in 2 more issues of “Today at the Fair,” the newspaper from the 1939 NY World’s Fair. Both are now on the web:
Volume 105: Tuesday, August 15, 1939
Volume 143: Frida, September 22, 1939
1939 This brings the total to 23 copies of the newspaper available for you to read.
Quantities are limited.
Please Note: As of June 5, 2014 Collector's Postcards can only be ordered in sets. Individual Collector's Postcards are no longer available.
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