Futurama World's Fair Pin

Futurama World's Fair Pin

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Description (Brief)
Pin commemorating the New York World's Fair, held in Queens, 1963-1964. It reads " have seen the Future, General Motors Futurama."
Currently not on view
Object Name
Date made
date made
Place Made
United States: New York, Queens
Physical Description
tin (overall material)
overall: 4 cm x 3.5 cm; 1 9/16 in x 1 3/8 in
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
The Edward J. Orth Memorial Archives of the New York World's Fair 1939-1940
Expositions and Fairs
Expositions and Fairs
New York World's Fair (1964-1965)
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1939 exhibit
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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I believe this was actually made for the 63/64 World's fair in New York. The 39/40 version of the Futurama attraction handed out buttons.
Thank you for catching this error! It has been changed.

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