General Motors building , New York World's Fair
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 Material Information
Title: General Motors building , New York World's Fair
Physical Description: Book
Creator: (1939-1940).
Curtteich & Co. (Chicago, Ill.) ( maker )
Publisher: Frank E. Cooper
Publication Date: 1939?
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Geddes, Norman Bel, 1893-1958 ( designer. )
Albert Kahn, Inc., ( architect. )   ( lcsh )
General Motors Corporation.   ( lcsh )
New York World's Fair (1939-1940)Aerial views   ( lcsh )
Exhibitions -- Pictorial works -- United States -- New York (State) -- New York   ( lcsh )
Exhibitions -- United States -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1930-1940   ( lctgm )
Exhibition buildings -- United States -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1930-1940   ( lctgm )
Pavilions -- United States -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1930-1940   ( lctgm )
Art deco (Architecture) -- Pictorial works -- United States -- New York (State) -- New York   ( lcsh )
Genre: conference publication   ( marcgt )
festschrift   ( marcgt )
Postcards   ( gmgpc )
 Notes
General Note: Title from recto.
General Note: "16W"--recto.
General Note: "9A-H305"--recto.
General Note: "Lic. by N.Y.W.F. 1939--K-1877"--verso.
General Note: 1 postcard, untraveled, with a C.T. Art Colortone illustration of the General Motors exhibition buildings.
General Note: "In keeping with the World's Fair theme of 'Building the World of Tomorrow,' the General Motors Exhibit presents a conception of future motor traffic regulations and super-highways, 'Highways and Horizons.' By means of a continuous escalator, visitors seated in comfortable moving chairs travel over the super-highways of tomorrow. The tour is climaxed by a full-size street intersection, showing the architecture, motor traffic and pedestrian facilities of the future. Norman Bel Geddes is the designer, and the architect is Albert Kahn, Inc."--verso.
General Note: English.
General Note: Wolfsonian Library display: Streamlined: From Airplanes to Architecture, April 15, 2009-July 15, 2009, (XC1991.170.539), postcard. "General Motors building."
 Record Information
Source Institution: The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location: The Wolfsonian FIU Library Collection ( NEW YORK 1939-1940 )
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: accession number - XC1991.170.539
dti - 17063299
System ID: WOLF004535:00001

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