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Century 21 Exposition (1962 : Seattle, Wash.)

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View Resource After almost fifty years, planners and citizens ask "What's next?" for World's Fair site

Seattle Post-Intelligencer: 1962 World's Fair [pdf] http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/specials/worldsfair/ HistoryLink Essay: Century 21 http://www.historylink.org/essays/output.cfm?file_id=2290 See You in Seattle [iTunes, Quick Time] http://www.seattlehistory.org/av_files/seeyouinseattle.mp3 Clips: World's Fair 1962 http://gridskipper.com/359625/worlds-fair-1962 Century 21...

https://scout.wisc.edu/report/2008/0328
View Resource Century 21 Digital Collection

From April 21 to October 21, 1962, Seattle played host to millions of people who sought out a glimpse into the future through the Century 21 Exposition. This world's fair presented an optimistic vision of "a future improved through science and technology" and this online collection from the Seattle Public Library presents over 1,200 photographs of the fair, along with books, brochures, reports,...

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