World's Fair Information Manual


EXHIBIT
Exhibit of Lebanon
AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE
Mr. Henri Moukheiber
Directeur du Centre de la
_Diffusion Libanaise
Ministre de l'Orientation de
_l'Information et du Tourisme
Beirut, Lebanon
__and
Hon. Nabih Noussair
Consul General of Lebanon
9 East 76 Street
New York 21, New York
RH 4-7905
CONTRACT SIGNED
August 27, 1962
ADMISSION
Free
LOCATION
Block 31; Lot 18
International Area
AREA
10,998 sq. ft.
ARCHITECT
Mr. Assem Salaam
184 Rue Bliss
Beirut, Lebanon
__and
Mr. Justin Henshell
31 East 38 Street
New York 16, New York
MU 2-0850
CONTRACTOR
Gills and Cotting, Inc.
Falls Church, Virginia

SOURCE: 1964 World's Fair Information Manual

FEATURES
The Pavilion of Lebanon will capture the art of traditional Lebanese architecture in a contemporary form. The building will be constructed of imported Lebanese stone.

The pavilion will also contain exhibits illustrating the cultrual heritage of Lebanon, its tourist potentialities and will feature an open-air restaurant that will serve Lebanese dishes.

Pavilion of Lebanon

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