1939 World's Fair, Queens, New York, the Perisphere of the Theme Center seen from the Court of Power

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RIBApix ref no RIBA88690
Architect/DesignerHarrison & Fouilhoux
CountryUnited States
CityNew York
Subject Date1939
Image Date1939
ViewExterior
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference37692
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Theme Center comprised the Trylon, which measured 700 ft in height, the Perisphere which measured 200 ft in diameter and the Helicline, a 1000 ft spiral ramp.

Subject tags

Unusual structures, Exhibitions, exhibition buildings