Pixel Envy

Written by Nick Heer.

The 1939 New York World’s Fair

From the Atlantic’s In Focus photo blog:

An idea dreamed up at the height of the depression, the theme of the 1939 World’s Fair in New York was “The World of Tomorrow.” Planners were given permission to develop 1,200 acres in Queens, on the site of a former ash dump.

Glamorous.