Plans for 1939 World’s Fair Exhibited at Annual Exhibition

Drawing of Trylon and Perisphere exhibited in the 51st Annual Exhibition

“The board of design of the World’s Fair has formulated plans for its part in the [51st] Annual Exhibition of the Architectural League….An entire gallery will be devoted to the World’s Fair display, the purpose of which will be to show the growth of the project from initial idea to final working plan.  One division of the collection of sketches, plans, renderings, elevations and scale models in the exhibit will illustrate the development of the World’s Fair, a problem on which the board of design was occupied intensively from May to September, 1936.” The New York Times, March 28, 1937