|Title||Space Needle, Century 21 Exposition, 1962 |
|Notes||The Century 21 Exposition took place between April 21 and October 21, 1962 and is also known as the Seattle World's Fair.|
Shows Monorail and Space Needle.
"The Space Needle, flame-topped symbol of the fair, soars to the height of 606 feet. It is supported by three curved steel legs, 500 feet high. It is topped by a circular, glass-enclosed housing that contains an observation deck and a revolving restaurant." (Century 21 Exposition. (1962). Official Guide Book, Seattle World's Fair 1962. Seattle: Acme Publications. p. 143)
Filed in: Seattle--Century 21--Space Needle
|Subjects (LCTGM)||Space Needle (Seattle, Wash.); Monorail railroads--Washington (State)--Seattle; Century 21 Exposition (1962 : Seattle, Wash.)--Facilities; Exhibitions--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Location Depicted||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Digital Collection||Seattle Photograph Collection|
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|Negative Number||UW9117 |
|Repository||University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division. |
|Repository Collection||Seattle Collection |
|Object Type||Photograph |
|Physical Description||8 x 10 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from a photograph using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 120 dpi in JPEG for1mat at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2004 |