Yale University
Exterior views of Hungarian pavilion, interior views of displays of Hungarian art and products
Smithsonian Institution - National Museum of American History
Scope and Contents Memorabilia of fairs and World's Fairs throughout history, both in the United States and abroad, including photographs, stereographs, panoramas and slides; printed materials; postcards; sheet music; philatelic material; stationery and greeting cards; menus and food service items; posters; shopping bags; motion picture films; and other items.
Smithsonian Libraries
The Bernard Rosenfeld Collection of ephemera and non-print material consists of world's fair clippings and newsletters mainly covering post-World War II fairs worldwide. The 35mm slides, forming the bulk of the collection, contain images of world and state fairs as well as some national flower shows. The majority of the slides were taken by Rosenfeld and others were commercially obtained. The scrapbooks contain mainly black & white photographs of the 1900/1904 fairs, the NYC 1939 fair, and fairs visited by Rosenfeld beginning the Brussels fair of 1958 through the fairs in Hannover/Portugal/Italy/Japan/Spain in 2000s. The 8mm/16mm films and VHS video recordings are on post-war world's fairs, mainly Brussels 1958/NY 1964/Montreal 1967/Osaka 1970. The audiocassettes are mainly commercially produced with a few created by Rosenfeld
Yale University - Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
The collection consists of photographs, picture postcards, printed ephemera and other printed material collected by Alfred E. Heller documenting international fairs and exhibitions held around the world between 1851 and 2005. Photographs, picture postcards, and printed ephemera depict the locations and attractions of individual fairs and exhibitions, particularly those held in Europe and America during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Highlights include: photographs of the Paris Universal Exposition of 1878 taken by Hippolyte Auguste Collard and photographs of the Exposition universelle de 1889 (Paris, France) taken by the Neurdein Brothers. Files of printed material relating to late-twentieth century fairs and exhibitions document aspects of the planning, promotion and publicity associated with each. Extensive documentation can be found for the Louisiana World Exposition (1984: New Orleans, Louisiana), Expo 86 (1986: Vancouver, British Columbia), Expo '88 (1988: ... Read More
University of New Mexico - Zimmerman Library
This collection contains newspaper clippings and magazine articles, souvenir booklets, pamphlets, maps, press releases, organizational reports, promotional literature, and memorabilia relating to world's fairs and international exhibitions. Included in the collection are materials pertaining to the 1933 Century of Progress Centennial International Exhibition, Chicago; the 1958 Exposition Universelle et Internationale, Brussels, Begium; the 1959 USSR Exhibition of Achievements in Science, Technology, and Culture in New York City; the Seattle Century 21 Exposition (1962); New York World's Fair (1964-1965); Expo 67 (Montreal, Quebec); Expo 70 (Osaka, Japan); Expo '74 (Spokane, Wash.); the World's Fair of 1982 (Knoxville, Tenn.); the Louisiana World Exposition, 1984; Expo 86 (Vancouver, B.C.); and Aspen Design Conferences, 1956-1959. The collection also includes a folder of materials pertaining to Robert Moses, who served as President of the New York World's Fair Corporation
Harvard University - Schlesinger Library
Correspondence, manuscripts, notes, etc., of Katherine Graham Howard, Republican activist and federal administrator.
University of Maryland - Archives and Manuscripts
The World's Fair Ephemeral and Graphic Material collection contains ephemera and graphic material for more than 35 fairs and international expositions. The fairs represented range from the Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of All Nations, held in London in 1851, considered the first world's fair, to the present. Holdings are strongest for the 1876 Centennial International Exhibition held in Philadelphia, the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition held in Chicago, the 1904 Louisiana Purchase International Exposition held in Saint Louis, and the 1915 Panama-Pacific International Exposition held in San Francisco. The ephemera portion of the collection includes advertisements, letters, postcards, tickets, trade cards, menus, souvenir ribbons, and scarves. The graphic materials portion includes illustrations, maps, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, periodicals, photographs, prints, sheet music, stereographs, and a stereograph viewer.
Smithsonian Institution - National Museum of American History
Collection documents the 1939 New York World's Fair in Flushing Meadows, New York. Also includes materials on other world's fairs, the Exhibition Collectors Historical Organization (ECHO), New York City tourism and Disney.
Library of Congress - Research and Reference Services
Parts 2-3. Unidentified selections -- Part 4. Mephisto walt / Franz Liszt -- Prelude in G major / Rachmaninoff -- Etude / Stravinsky -- Flight of the bumblebee / Rimsky-Korsakov


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