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Aerial view of the German Pavilion at the Expo '67, Montreal, 1967, from the Esther McCoy papers, 1876-1990, bulk, 1938-1989

Aerial view of the German Pavilion at the Expo '67, Montreal, 1967

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Title: Aerial view of the German Pavilion at the Expo '67, Montreal

Date: 1967

Physical Details: 2 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.

Description: Typewritten identification on label attached to verso (now detached) reads: West Germany at Expo '67; a giant tent-like steel mesh, supported on eight masts, with a heavy plastic skin suspended from it, hangs over the pavilion of the Federal Republic of Germany at teh 1967 World Exhibition in Montreal. Beneath, exhibit areas are formed by a series of interconnected platforms. Curving around one side of the pavilion on Ile Notre-Dame is the track for Expo Express, the free mass transportation system for the Exhibition.

Caption is repeated in French.

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Esther McCoy papers, 1876-1990, bulk, 1938-1989

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Aerial view of the German Pavilion at the Expo '67, Montreal, 1967 / unidentified photographer. Esther McCoy papers, 1876-1990, bulk, 1938-1989. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 12814