• Created Date
  • 1962
  • Description
  • The Century 21 Exposition took place between April 21 and October 21, 1962 and is also known as the Seattle World's Fair."The heroic story of a divided Berlin, an island of freedom behind the Iron Curtain, is told dramatically in audiovisual displays, photographs and motion pictures in the City of Berlin Pavilion on the International Mall … Visitors to the pavilion hear a recorded personal message from Willy Brandt, the mayor of the strife-tor... more
    The Century 21 Exposition took place between April 21 and October 21, 1962 and is also known as the Seattle World's Fair."The heroic story of a divided Berlin, an island of freedom behind the Iron Curtain, is told dramatically in audiovisual displays, photographs and motion pictures in the City of Berlin Pavilion on the International Mall … Visitors to the pavilion hear a recorded personal message from Willy Brandt, the mayor of the strife-torn city. The exhibits explain in detail life of the West Berliners, whose homes are encircled by the huge makeshift wall erected by the East German communists." (Century 21 Exposition. (1962). Official Guide Book, Seattle World's Fair 1962. Seattle: Acme Publications. p. 79.)Filed in: Seattle--Century 21--Berlin Exhibit. less
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    photograph
    8 x 10 in.
    Scanned from a photograph using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 120 dpi in JPEG for1mat at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2004