|Title||Electricab booth, Seattle World's Fair, 1962 |
|Photographer||Forde Photographers |
|Caption||"At your service on the Fairgrounds. Electricab Guided Tours & Taxis. Whether you want a complete guided tour of the fairgrounds or just a lift from here to there, ELECTRICABS are at your service. You'll find our drivers to be excellent guides...trained, courteous, knowledgeable."|
Here, an Electricab waits for passengers at its ticket booth next to the Coliseum. Queen Anne Hill can be seen in the background.
|Notes||Signs in image: Electricabs, Pedicabs. Guided Tours, Taxi Service. Electricabs - Guided Tours - Adult $1.00, Child 50 cents. Taxi Service - Adult 50 cents, Child 35 cents. Pedicabs 50 cents.|
Handwritten on verso: Electricabs.
Stamped on verso: Exclusive Photo by Forde Photographers - Art Forde, John Hardin, Dick Cameron, Ed Watton - Members N.P.P.A. - 306 Fairview N. - Seattle 9, Wash. - MA 3-4100.
Quotation from Electricab ad in the Official Guide Book, Seattle World's Fair
|Subjects||Electric automobiles--Washington (State)--Seattle; Kiosks--Washington (State)--Seattle; Exhibitions--Washington (State)--Seattle; Century 21 Exposition (1962 : Seattle, Wash.); Seattle Center (Seattle, Wash.) |
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle|
Queen Anne (Seattle, Wash.)
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||1965.3598.25.52 |
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|Credit Line||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle; All Rights Reserved |
|Repository||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle (MOHAI) |
|Repository Collection||Century 21 World's Fair Collection |
|Physical Description||1 photographic print: b&w; 8 x 10 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from original print as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 8-bit grayscale, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |