|Clip Title||Eddie Thompson's Seattle World's Fair home movie, opening credits, July 1962 |
|Clip Summary||Title cards. Edith exits hotel, waves to camera; Seattle city street, Edith walks toward monorail entrance; view from inside monorail as it is moving. |
|Duration||2 min., 7 sec. |
|Digital Format||Video |
|Original Source Title||Seattle's World's Fair, July 1962 |
|Original Source Summary||Home movie of Edith and Eddie Thompson's visit to the World's Fair in Seattle, July 1962. |
|Participants/Performers||Thompson, Edith |
|Notes||Title card: Seattle's Worlds[sic] Fair July 1962, an Eddie Thompson Production, Co-Producer Edith Thompson|
As Edith exits hotel, truck at left has Olympia Beer logo on its rear doors. Large ads for 'KOL 1300' and Coca-Cola visible to left of Westlake Mall's monorail entrance, which included moving sidewalks, or 'speed ramps, ' allowing riders to glide up to the Monorail Terminal. Digital clock above street. Coca-Cola sign reads '2:58'. Visible at right from monorail on its initial curve is the Orpheum Theatre building and marquee.
Title of clip supplied by cataloger.
|Subjects (LCSH)||Century 21 Exposition (1962 : Seattle, Wash.)|
Monorail railroads--Washington (State)--Seattle
Space Needle (Seattle, Wash.)
|Genres (LCSH)||Amateur films|
|Location Depicted||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle|
|Date Created||1962 |
|Digital Collection||Special Collections Moving Image Collection |
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|Repository||University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections Division |
|Repository Collection||Edwin C.Thompson Film, PhColl 821, VC55 |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Digital streaming QuickTime video file made from DVCAM master copy by Gavin Sisk at UW Health Sciences Academic Services & Facilities on 04/06/2005, using Final Cut Pro v.3.5 for Mac. |
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