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Title Robot man in Westinghouse Exhibit, World's Fair
Date 10/24/1939
Year Range from 1931
Year Range to 1940
Description Robot man in the Westinghouse Exhibit, New York World's Fair 1939-1940. Shows a man-shaped robot and presenter with a crowd below. Above the robot man and presenter the text reads "Tomorrow". The lower left of the picture text reads "Planned Electric Kitchen for the Home". Note on sleeve reads "distant view" (taken from 100 feet away). There is a statue of a woman on the wall which is better visible in 2009.1.253.
Place Flushing, Queens, NY
Photographer Wade, Elton H. L.
Object Name Negative, Sheet Film
Object ID 2009.1.36
Other number 678
Film Size 3 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.
Subjects Amusement parks
Exhibits
People
Robots
Women
Statues
World's fairs
New York World's Fair (1939-1940: New York, N.Y.)
Westinghouse Broadcasting Company
Search Terms New York World's Fair (1939-1940: New York, N.Y.)
Westinghouse Broadcasting Company
Orig/copy Original
Copyright Franklin Township Public Library
Collection Elton H. L. Wade Photograph Collection