Expo "74 World"s Fair, Spokane by Dawn Bowers

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Published by Expo "74 Corp. in Spokane .

Written in English

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Statementby Dawn Bowers ; photography, Dennis Anderson ... [et al.].
LC ClassificationsT902 1974.B1 B68
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Pagination128 p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5053803M
LC Control Number74015913

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Spokane's Expo '74 World's Fair focused on an environmental theme, an alternative to the traditional focus on technology. Spokane was the smallest city ever to host a world's fair, which many saw as a sign of potential failure. However, Expo's incredible success exceeded the expectations of even the fair.

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The Fair and the Falls - excerpts from J. William T. Youngs' book. Riverfront Park - Expo '74's legacy site. Expo '74 Spokane World's Fair Vintage Postcards & Images - from Modern Living: A Place in the Sun - from Time Magazine, 27 May Expo 74 Spokane World's Fair opens on May 4, - from Expo '74 was the first environmentally themed world's fair.

It was held in Spokane, Washington, United States and ran from 4 May to 3 November The heart of the fair park grounds was located on Canada Island, Havermale Island, and the adjacent south bank of the Spokane. Expo 74 Coloring Book, Spokane Worlds Fair, HippKidBooks.

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Expo '74, officially known as the International Exposition on the Environment, Spokanewas a world's fair held May 4,to November 3, in Spokane, Washington in the northwest United States.

It was the first environmentally themed world's fair and attended by roughly million people. The heart of the fair park grounds was located on Canada Island, Havermale Island, and the.

marks the Spokane book anniversary of Expo ‘74, when Spokane hosted the World’s Fair, drawing million visitors. It was the first environment-themed World’s Fair. In May ofan embattled President Richard Nixon visited Spokane to dedicate the World's Fair against a backdrop of lies, cover-ups, and political drama.

By this time, the president was in his second year of the public scandal that would bring down his administration. Nixon administration officials were eventually indicted for their part in the scandal and an attempted cover-up.

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From the minute the gates opened on May 4,the crowds loved the fair. Hosting million visitors, with participation from several major companies and countries, Expo '74. The Fair and the Falls book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This definitive history of Spokane, its people, and the first-ever 4/5(1).

Expo '74 was the first environmentally themed world's fair. It was held in the northwest United States in Spokane, Washington, and ran for six months, from May 4 to November 3, The heart of the fair park grounds was located on Canada Island, Havermale Island, and the adjacent south bank of the Spokane River in the center of the city.

Expo 74 Coloring Book, Spokane Worlds Fair, Drawings by Hamilton, printed by Lawton Printing, inc. This is a wonderful coloring book, from the E Spokane Worlds Fair. It was held from May-Oct of The book features many Spokane landmarks, such as Duncan Gardens, Washington Water/5().

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Bill Youngs wrote a comprehensive book about the Spokane River and Expo ’74, “The Fair and the Falls,” and contends the drama and beauty of the falls cutting through downtown Spokane. The Fair and the Falls: Spokane Expo '74 by J.

William T. Youngs; E. Washington St. Historical Society Research Library & Archives, Spokane Expo '74 Boxed Archives; Historical Dictionary of World's Fairs by Alfred Heller.

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Legendary artist Peter Max designed this pop art stamp saluting Expo '74, the World's Fair at Spokane, Washington. Opening Of Expo ’ On May 4,Expo ’74 opened in Spokane, Washington.

“Celebrating Tomorrow’s Fresh New Environment” was the slogan for the World’s Fair held in Spokane, Washington. It was the first world. That is a direct quote from Jim Key who is the one that got me involved with the World's Fair in Spokane.

I was still very young and certainly had no experience with a World's Fair. However, I did express some ideas to Jim Key at a dinner we had at the Spokane Club.I simply shared what I thought the fair should do with respect to the electronic media, radio and TV.

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Expo (International Exhibitions Bureau) Exhibitions Place of Publication: United States Washington (State. Lesson Twenty-six: Spokane's Expo '74; A World's Fair for the Environment.

Logo for Spokane's Expo '74 (right) One way to measure changing attitudes toward growth and natural resources in the Pacific Northwest during the s and s is to contrast the international expositions in Spokane in and Seattle in A Strong Leader.

King Cole was one of the most important people regarding Spokane's Expo ' After Cole was hired as urban planner for the city, it was he who began planting seeds in people's minds that hosting a world expo would be the best way to rejuvenate downtown Spokane (Youngs).

Find Expo '74 World's Fair Spokane Official Commemorative of the Spokane World Exposition by Bowers, Dawn - COVID Update Ap Biblio is open and shipping orders. "Expo '74 Souvenir Issue," The Spokesman-Review, May 5,in five sections, A through E; "Hello World," The Spokesman-Review, May 4,special section.; Official Souvenir Program, Expo '74 World's Fair, in possession of Jim Kershner, Spokane.

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Spokane, the smallest city to ever host a World's Fair, used the event to promote ideas. Riverfront Park in Spokane, including the former U.S. Pavilion (left) of Expo ’ (Mark Wagner via Wikimedia Commons) Symbol of World’s Fair in Spokane to be renovated. Bill Youngs shared the story of Expo '74, an environmentally themed World's Fair that helped transform downtown Spokane, Washington, and was noted for its ability to secure the participation of.


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