World's Fair Information Manual


EXHIBIT
Republic of India
AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE
Mrs. Indira Gandhi Chairman
Advisory Committee for New York World's Fair
Prime Minister's House
New Delhi 9, India
__and
Mr. P. O, Panikkar
Commissioner General
__and
Mr. A. S. Sethi, Consul
Consulate General of India
3 East 64 Street
New York 21, New York
FAIR CONTACT
Mr. Douglas Beaton
CONTRACT SIGNED
February 14, 1962
ADMISSION
Free
LOCATION
Block 28; Lot 6
International Area
AREA
27,336 sq. ft.
ARCHITECTS
Mr. Mansinh Rana
Senior Architect, Ministry
__of Works, Housing and Rehabilitation
Government of India
New Delhi, India
__and
Mr. George W. Smith
Stonorov & Haws
1900 Architects Building
17th and Samson Streets
Philadelphia 3, Pennsylvania
215 LO 7-4616
CONTRACTOR
Gilbane Building Company

SOURCE: 1964 World's Fair Information Manual

FEATURES
The pavilion shows India's past and present through models, photographs, charts, books and the finest specimens of ancient art and sculpture. Aspects of India's economic and industrial progress, trade and aspirations are illustrated by a display of industrial products, including handicrafts and handloom products.

India has selected "Progress in Democracy" as the special theme of the pavilion.

Pavilion of India

Source: NY World's Fair Publication For Those Who Built the Fair

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