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1939 – 1939

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Congress & Exhibition

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New York
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Article last edited by Bostjan on
October 10th, 2016

Swedish Pavilion Change this

New York, USA
by Sven Markelius Change this
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The Swedish Pavilion for the World Expo 1939 in New York,occupied an area of 5,000 m2, 10 times higher than initially planned. In the courtyard there was a pond with an original source of Orrefors crystal built with 7.5 tons of glass. There were birch, shrubs and flowers dazzling and tempting 250 comfortable chairs in the summer heat.

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