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Sem Comentários - 1939 New York World's Fair

blogdaruanove, 15.02.09

 

23 - W   The Firestone Tire and Rubber Company Building, New York World's Fair 1939

Bilhete postal oficial editado em 1939 por Frank E. Cooper, 258 Broadway, New York, N. Y., e impresso por Curtteich & Co., Chicago.

 

No verso, entre outras informações, encontra-se o seguinte texto:

 

"The Firestone Building is a striking example of modern architecture, with a great rotunda entrance surmounted by a brilliantly lighted  fin, towering 100 feet  in the air. It houses a modern tire factory, producing a finished tire every four minutes. Featuring the exhibit is an extensive farmstead which highlights the many and important uses of rubber on the farm. G. W. McLaughlin is the designer. C. D. Smith and Wilbur Watson and Assoc. are the architects."

 

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