The Rocket Thrower Gallery


The mid-evening fireworks and fountain show at the Pool of Industry is back, impressive as ever. Statue is Donald Delue's 43-foot-high bronze, "The Rocket Thrower."
Source: General Electric Colorphotos, New York Sunday News, April 25, 1965
Rocket Thrower and fireworks

The Rocket Thrower can be seen in the center of this nice aerial showing the Fair's Main Mall. Fountains of the Fairs run down from Court. Pool of Reflections runs up from the Court. (Courtesy of Craig Bavaro)
Source: New York World's Fair 1964-1965 Corporation publicity photo

Aerial shot

Source: U.S. Post Office Commemorative Stamp Issue Bulletin

 

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