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World's Fair of 1982 (Knoxville, Tenn.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 44 Collections and/or Records:

1982 World’s Fair. Color slides and color negatives.

 Collection
Identifier: PC 0092
Scope and Contents 1982 World’s Fair. Color slides and negatives.
Dates: 1982

1982 World’s Fair construction hard hat.

 Collection
Identifier: Artifact 2012.006
Scope and Contents 1982 World’s Fair hard hat with logo.
Dates: 1982

1982 World’s Fair (Knoxville, Tenn.). Press clippings and Scrapbooks.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0262a
Scope and Contents 1982 World’s Fair (Knoxville, Tenn.). Clippings of articles about the 1982 World’s Fair (Knoxville, Tenn.).from a professional clippings service provided to the WF administration
Dates: 1982

1982 World’s Fair (Knoxville, Tenn.) (Souvenirs and Artifacts)

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0262b
Scope and Contents Artifacts from the 1982 World’s Fair, mostly examples of souvenirs that were authorized by the Fair.
Dates: 1982

1982 World’s Fair Pop-Up Advertisement Card

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2020.002
Scope and Contents An advertisement card from the 1982 World’s Fair with a 3D pop-up scene depicting the Sunsphere, State of Tennessee Amphitheatre, and the United States pavilion.
Dates: 1982

1982 World’s Fair posters.

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2013.011
Scope and Contents Set of four 1982 World’s Fair posters. Plate 1: “Energy of the Past.” Plate II: “Energy of the Present.” Plate III: “Energy of the Future.” Plate IV: “The 1982 World’s Fair.” 21.5x22”. Embossed in lower right with ‘The 1982 World’s Fair’ and fair logo. Also a ‘contact sheet’ showing all four plates. E.H. Bunzen(?), artist. Copyright 1981. Produced by Great Graphics Corporation. Printed in Knoxville by Keith Press (donor worked for Keith Press). Gift of Chuck Stutzman.
Dates: 1982

1982 World’s Fair site

 Collection
Identifier: QSPC 2018.005
Scope and Contents Four 16 x 20” color photographs of the 1982 World’s Fair site. Taken by Marvin Dockery. Signed and numbered 20/100.
Dates: 1982

1982 World’s Fair slides, and other artwork. Created by Jerry Weintz

 Collection
Identifier: PC 0091
Scope and Contents 1982 World’s Fair slides and other artwork. Created by Jerry Weintz.
Dates: 1982

1982 World’s Fair Sneak Preview Pass

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2020.014
Scope and Contents 1982 World’s Fair Sunsphere Attraction Sneak Preview ticket no. 049440. Good only for April 30, 1982. Price $1.50. Orange ticket with image of Sunsphere and fireworks.
Dates: 1982

Aerial photographs of 1982 World’s Fair site, downtown Knoxville, University of Tennessee, and Knoxville’s riverfront. Taken by John W. Proffitt. (color photographs)

 Collection
Identifier: PC 0027
Scope and Contents Aerial photographs of 1982 World’s Fair site, downtown Knoxville, University of Tennessee, and Knoxville’s riverfront. Taken by John W. Proffitt in 1982. 27 color photographs, all mounted on heavy paper. Photographs are 11"x16” and 11"x14.”
Dates: 1982

Business and Professional Women’s Club, Knox County. (2 scrapbooks, 1979-80, 1980-81) World’s Fair Brick (in box with certificate authenticity) World’s Fair ephemera.

 Collection
Identifier: PAS 0114
Scope and Contents Business and Professional Women’s Club, Knox County. (2 scrapbooks, 1979-80, 1980-81) World’s Fair Brick (in box with certificate authenticity) World’s Fair ephemera.
Dates: 1979 - 1982

Ceramic toothpick holder, 1982 World’s Fair of Knoxville, Tennessee

 Collection
Identifier: Artifact 2003.02.01
Scope and Contents Egg-shaped ceramic toothpick holder with artwork of the Sunsphere and rainbow design on front with the words: The 1982 World’s Fair, Knoxville, Tennessee.
Dates: 1982

Color photographs Knoxville and World’s Fair from John Shearer

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2018.013
Scope and Contents Color photographs Knoxville and World’s Fair John Shearer
Dates: 1982

Ferdinand Marcos’ itinerary, 1982 World’s Fair.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1983.006
Scope and Contents Tentative itinerary for the visit of Ferdinand E. Marcos, President of the Republic of the Philippines, and Mrs. Marcos, to the 1982 World’s Fair. 14 pp. (photocopy).
Dates: 1982

First Day Issue 1982 World’s Fair Stamps and Covers (3 covers).

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2016.018
Scope and Contents First Day Issue 1982 World’s Fair Stamps and Covers (3 covers)
Dates: 1982

Fran Scheidt photographic murals of 1982 World’s Fair construction

 Collection
Identifier: PC 0038
Scope and Contents Fran Scheidt b&w photographic murals of 1982 World’s Fair construction. 7 pcs.
Dates: 1982

Helen Carson Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: PAS 0135
Scope and Contents Helen Carson Collection, 3 scrapbooks of Rockwood, Tenn. history; 1 World’s Fair scrapbook; 1 UT scrapbook; photographs.
Dates: 1890-1982

Knoxville Photographs (Gift of Chris Wohlwend)

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2019.021
Scope and Contents Knoxville photographs President Lyndon B. Johnson (May 8, 1964) , Richard Nixon with Howard Baker, 1951 UT Cotton Bowl, 1982 World’s Fair under construction, unidentified church 
Dates: 1951-1982

Knoxville World’s Fair of 1982; Knoxville International Energy Exposition (KIEE)

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0262c
Scope and Contents The 1982 KIEE Knoxville World’s Fair was held on 70 acres of downtown Knoxville from May 1, 1982 to October 31, 1982. Nineteen nations participated including Australia, Belgium, Canada, People's Republic of China, Denmark, Egypt, France, Greece, People's Republic of Hungary, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Mexico, the Netherlands, Panama, Peru, the Philippines, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, the United Kingdom, the United States, and West Germany. Eleven million people attended the Fair, which was a...
Dates: 1976-1982

Life: The Year in Pictures (Special issue 1982).

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2014.007
Scope and Contents Life: The Year in Pictures (Special issue 1982) (magazine) Includes brief mention of the 1982 World’s Fair (pp. 172-173)
Dates: 1982

Marian Kozar Collection (1982 World’s Fair)

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0264
Scope and Contents Includes: book, Improving world energy production and productivity : proceedings of the International Energy Symposium II, November 3-6, 1981 Author International Energy Symposium (Clinard et al., 1981 : Knoxville, Tenn.); Participant’s Manual (3-ring notebook; plastic cups with logo; 2 glasses from Wendy’s with logo; hard hat with logo; postcards (multiple copies of three postcards; Press pass for Presidential visit, May 1-2, 1982; Energy Symposia badge; 1 box slides; Tennessee...
Dates: 1981-1982

Master Plan of 1982 World’s Fair site

 Collection
Identifier: APD 0006
Scope and Contents Master plan of 1982 World’s Fair site (copy), 50.5 x 24” (no legend). 1 pc. Negative of Master plan of 1982 World’s Fair site (legend masked), 27 x 12” 1 pc. Master on vellum of Master plan of 1982 World’s Fair site (with legend). 27 x 12” All three items in one folder (separate folders around negative and vellum items).
Dates: 1982

McClung - Thomas Family Collection -- Gift of Frincke & Dempster. (artifacts)

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0941
Scope and Contents From the estate of Harold Carl Frincke, gift of Alexine Thomas Frincke Dempster and Harold Carl Frincke, Jr. Includes four pastel portraits possibly by Flavius Fisher, framed (Charles James McClung, Charles McClung Thomas, Charles McClung and Matthew McClung); hair pin (Hugh Lawson McClung, CSA --on loan from McClung Collection to ETHS Museum); handkerchief and lace head dress (Margaret McClung; black ‘thread lace’ shawl (Margaret Cowan McClung); flannel petticoat (Charles Thomas McClung); baby...
Dates: 1834-2002

Official 1982 World’s Fair panoramic color photograph (40. 5 x 10 inches) (unframed) May 1, 1982. Photograph by Bob Paluzzi. Gift of Shirley and Bob Sullivan.

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 1982.001
Scope and Contents Official 1982 World’s Fair panoramic color photograph (40. 5 x 10 inches) (unframed) May 1, 1982. Gift of Shirley and Bob Sullivan, 2012. Photograph is signed, dated, and numbered, lower right: Bob Paluzzi, May 1, 1982, AP/53/100. Other writing accompanies this signature. On the back, “Bob Paluzzi” and “Original” are stamped along the side with an additional stamp of “Panoramics Inc.” The edges of the photograph are taped with masking tape.
Dates: 1982

Posters. 1982 World’s Fair.

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2019.031
Scope and Contents Two posters from ETHS: Sunsphere (drawing), 1982 World’s Fair. Color. 1 pc. (tear at bottom). 22 x 34” Great Kings of Africa. Produced by Budweiser. Calendar at bottom. (for 1982 World’s Fair?). Color 1 pc. 22.5 x 36” + 1 poster: A duplicate copy of the 1982 Sunsphere poster (above) was added (Jan. 2012). No donor information.
Dates: 1982

Rotary Club of Knoxville Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0594
Scope and Contents Records of the Rotary Club of Knoxville (commonly called the “Downtown Rotary Club”) Includes: Box 1 former member files & scholarship receipts: 2 former president files and former member files; 3 former member files; 4 old directories and photographs; 5 History of Knoxville Club, pt. 1; 6 History of Knoxville Club, pt. 2; 7 Roll Books, early 1960s-late 1980s; 8 minutes of the Board of Directors, 1942-1994; 9 Rotary International History 50 Years of Service, Knox. minutes 1970s-1980s; 10...
Dates: 1915-2015

S. H. Roberts letter, May 25, 1976.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1987.028
Scope and Contents May 25, 1976 letter from S. H. (”Bo”) Roberts, Knoxville International Energy Exposition (KIEE), to William J. MacArthur, Jr., McClung Historical Collection, Knoxville, Tenn. TLS (photocopied letterhead, original letter and signature). 1 pc. Re: agreeing to MacArthur’s request that KIEE/Energy Expo 82 (became the 1982 World’s Fair) material go to the McClung Historical Collection after the fair.
Dates: 1976-1982