Expo Boston 76 Collection, 1965-1971 | Boston Public Library Archival and Manuscript Finding Aid Database
This collection contains clippings from Boston, New England, and national newspapers from 1965 to 1971 that document the plans of the organization 75 World Freedom Fair, Inc. to hold an international exposition in Boston, Massachusetts. Expo Boston 76 was intended to mark the United States' bicentennial. Among the subjects reported on are reusable land, the development of the Boston Harbor Islands, and the New Community. Other subjects cover the Philadelphia's bid for the fair, and the South Boston and Dorchester neighborhoods.
Included are newspaper clippings, reports, photographs, audio cassettes, slides, film, and an artist rendering of the proposed site.