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Title Ford ramps
Date 10/24/1939
Year Range from 1931
Year Range to 1940
Description A view across the gardens at the New York World's Fair of the spiraling "Highway of tomorrow" that ran around the edges and over the roof of the Ford Exhibit. Race drivers steered cars around the track day and night for the crowds of visitors. Three cars can be seen in the spiral, two more by the wall of the building.
Place Flushing, Queens, NY
Photographer Wade, Elton H. L.
Object Name Negative, Sheet Film
Object ID 2009.1.386
Other number 675
Film Size 3 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.
Subjects Automobile industry
Exhibition buildings
Ford Motor Company
New York World's Fair (1939-1940: New York, N.Y.)
World's fairs
Search Terms Ford Motor Company
New York World's Fair (1939-1940: New York, N.Y.)
Orig/copy Original
Copyright Franklin Township Public Library
Collection Elton H. L. Wade Photograph Collection