My Uncle Tony loved the World's Fair. Between my other uncles and him I easily went at least a dozen times over 1964 and 1965. The Unisphere was at the center of the Fair. He must have taken this from the observation towers of the New York State pavilion. In the background left is Shea Stadium with the El running in front of it. Pretty sure this was taken with his Leica. Picture by Anthony Conti (deceased). This photo is a picture taken of the original Kodachrome slide. August 1964 Source NY World's Fair 1964-1965 Author PLCjr from Richmond, VA, USA
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