World's Fair Information Manual


EXHIBIT
Republic of the Philippines
 
AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE
Dr. Domingo Arcega
Commissioner General
Philippines Participation
New York World's Fair 1964-1965
769 Aurora Boulevard
Cubao, Quezon City
Republic of the Philippines
and
Mr. Ruben Alvarez
Commercial Attache
Consulate General of the Republic
of the Philippines
15 East 66th Street
New York 21, New York
YU 8-3990
CONTRACT SIGNED
May 18, 1962
LOCATION
Block 31; Lot 5
International Area
AREA
15,000 sq. ft.
ARCHITECT
Mr. Otilio Arellano
Alcazar Building
Carriedo Street
Manila, Republic of the
Philippines
and
Mr. Jeffery Ellis Aronin
101 Park Avenue
New York 17, New York
MU 6-8558
CONTRACTOR
Thatcher Construction Co.
Line Drawing

SOURCE: 1964 World's Fair Information Manual

FEATURES
The Philippine Pavilion, a two story structure of pre-stressed, laminated timber, will present the
history of the islands in paneled wood carvings. The circular building will contain replicas of the historic island of Corregidor and will be set in a picturesque lagoon.

Pavilion of the Republic of the Philippines

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

Philippine Pavilion

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