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Rendering for a proposed Sky Ride concession for the 1939-1940 New York World’s Fair
Ca. 1938
Charcoal on paper

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Job 394, New York World's Fair Sky Ride Concession, 1928-1938

Summary: Conceived for the New York World's Fair in 1939, this sky ride was not built.

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Box/Location Folder Description
box 20 394.1 Report "Sky Ride - Proposed Concession @ NYWF". Blueprint of sketch 1937. Research - Patents for High Speed Suspended Railway 1928-1929.
box 20 394.2 5 Sketches of Sky Ride.
photo box 11 394.1 6 Photographs of clay model and of renderings of Sky Ride.
flat file 394.1 3 Renderings of Sky Ride.