• Creator
  • Unknown
  • Created Date
  • 1959
  • Description
  • Headline from page 1 reads: Ike Pushes $12.5 Million Science Center; State Sets November 1 'Coliseum' Start.Includes articles about the history and regional impact of the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition held in Seattle in 1909; images and descriptions of proposed architectural structures and exhibits to be featured in the upcoming World's Fair; a timeline of significant events, from the February 1955 creation of the World Fair Commission to th... more
    Headline from page 1 reads: Ike Pushes $12.5 Million Science Center; State Sets November 1 'Coliseum' Start.Includes articles about the history and regional impact of the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition held in Seattle in 1909; images and descriptions of proposed architectural structures and exhibits to be featured in the upcoming World's Fair; a timeline of significant events, from the February 1955 creation of the World Fair Commission to the July 1959 Soviet commitment to participate in the fair; early models of the Washington State Coliseum; illustrations of the Monorail and Century 21 fairgrounds; and photographs of prominent World's Fair officials, architects, and supporters, including Senators Warrren G. Magnuson and Henry M. Jackson, newly appointed World's Fair President Joseph E. Gandy, Nobel Prize-winning physicist Dr. Neils Bohr, and Vice President Richard M. Nixon. less
  • Format
  • newspaper
    Periodical
    Scanned from original text at 200 dpi saved in TIFF format, resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm software's JPEG2000 Extension. 2010
    44 x 58 cm., folded to 22 x 29 cm.