Here is an interesting article from the History's Shadow blog on the subject of world's fairs. I didn't even know that there was one coming [...]
What's doing in San Francisco in 1915? We could go to a World's Fair or listen to scratchy records on a very expensive Victrola.
The 1967 World's Fair in Montreal is fondly remembered by Canadians, millions of whom visited during its brief life.
These concrete models of dinosaurs, life-size, are truly fascinating artifacts not just of ancient zoological history, but also the Victorian Era. They currently occupy a [...]
In 1964, Robert Moses got his last hurrah as the big-cheese builder of the Big Apple. What hath Bob wrought? Find out!
In 1964, Robert Moses got his last hurrah as the big builder of the Big Apple. What hath Bob wrought? Find out!
Look at the above clip. I dare you to tell me it doesn't make you extremely weirded out! This footage (which comes from the [...]
This is Electro, a real life robot that was built for the 1939 World's Fair in New York City. This rather famous but [...]