The Proposal


NEW YORK 1989 A PROPOSAL has been saved in PDF format. You will need to use Adobe© Reader to view this document. If you do not have a copy of the program, you may download it from the Adobe© website by clicking the icon below

Adobe© Reader

Note: These documents have been saved as an Adobe© Slideshow. Advance from screen to screen by using the "arrow right" and "arrow left" keys on your computer's keyboard. If you wish to view them as a starndard PDF document, simply press the ESC key on your keyboard.


Table of Contents

Click the icons to Download the Pages

A Fair Idea
Part One: Why New York 1989?
    1.1 - 1789: An Inaugration in New York City
    1.2 - 1939: Live from New York City - Television!
    1.3 - 1989: New York - A World City
Part Two: Why a World's Fair?  
    2.1 - From Crystal Palace to Knoxville - The Story of Fairs
    2.2 - From Ashes to Glory - The New York Fairs
    2.3 - From the Grass Roots - A New Fair
Part Three: What Kind of Fair?  
    3.1 - A Statement of Purpose
    3.2 - A World's Fair on New Lines
    3.3 - The City as World's Fair
The Time, The Place, The Idea

NEW YORK 1989 A PROPOSAL is Copyright 1982 and 2006 Flushing Meadows-Corona Park World's Fair Association, © Copyright 1982 New York World's Fair 1989 Corporation, All Rights Reserved.