New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.)

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"Negro Week" was a program on the contributions of blacks to American culture held at the New York World's Fair in July 1940, and consisted of festivals, exhibitions, song and dance recitals, choral and symphonic music, concerts, religious services, guest speakers, and a children's program.

From the description of New York World's Fair Negro Week records, 1940. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122580393

From the guide to the New York World's Fair Negro Week records, 1940, (The New York Public Library. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division.)

The New World's Fair of 1939-1940 was held at Flushing Meadow in the Borough of Queens in New York City. State and federal cooperation was facilitated by the creation of the New York State World's Fair Commission and the United States World's Fair Commission. Sixty nations were represented at the Fair whose central theme was "Building the World of Tomorrow."

From the description of New York World's Fair 1939-1940 records, 1935-1945, bulk (1939-1940). (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122597825

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New York (State)--New York
New York (N.Y.)
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
New York (N.Y.)
United States
New York (State)
Subject
African Americans--Dancing
Food service
Fairs
Dance--African Americans
African Americans--Songs and music
African Americans--Music
Public relations
Exhibitions--New York (State)--New York
Sports--Exhibitions
Art--Exhibitions
Concessions (Amusements, etc.)
Exhibitions
African Americans--Social life and customs
African Americans--Religion
Diners (Restaurants)--Designs and plans
Fashion--Exhibitions
Exhibition buildings
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