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    Title: Magyar Jubileumi Népgazdasági Kiállitás Album
    Date (inclusive): 1970
    Number: 2017.R.2
    Creator/Collector: HUNGEXPO (Firm : Budapest, Hungary)
    Physical Description: 1.25 Linear Feet (1 box)
    The Getty Research Institute
    Special Collections
    1200 Getty Center Drive, Suite 1100
    Los Angeles 90049-1688
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10020/askref
    (310) 440-7390
    Abstract: An album containing 41 full-page gelatin silver photographs documenting the Hungarian Jubilee Exhibition of the National Economy organized by HUNGEXPO, and held in Moscow in 1970.
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    Language: Collection material is in English

    Biographical / Historical

    The album was produced by HUNGEXPO, Hungary's premier exhibition organizing company since 1967. In addition to organising high level trade fairs and exhibitions, Hungexpo C. Co. Ltd. hosts events at its commercial venue, HUNGEXPO Budapest Fair Center.

    Administrative Information

    Conditions Governing Access

    Open for use by qualified users.

    Publication Rights

    Preferred Citation

    Magyar Jubileumi Népgazdasági Kiállitás Album, 1970, The Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles, Accession no. 2017.R.2.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Acquired in 2017.

    Processing Information

    Finding aid written by Beth Ann Guyn and input by her and Linda Kleiger in 2017.

    Existence and Location of Copies

    The collection was digitized by the repository in 2017 and the images are available online:

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The album contains 41 gelatin silver full-page photographs documenting the Hungarian Jubilee Exhibition of the National Economy organized by HUNGEXPO and held in Moscow in 1970. Included are images of the exhibition's opening ceremony showing the range of dignitaries and important visitors present including politicians, socialist entrepreneurs and Eastern Orthodox patriarchs, followed by views of the exhibition rooms, each highlighting different aspects of Hungary's progressive socialist industry.
    Red silk post-bound album with gilt title on front cover. Printed in gilt on front pastedown: HUNGEXPO. Many of the images with printed Hungarian captions in the negative.


    Arranged in a single series: .Series I. Magyar Jubileumi Népgazdasági Kiállitás album, 1970

    Indexing Terms

    Subjects - Corporate Bodies

    Magyar Jubileumi Népgazdasági Kiállitás

    Subjects - Topics

    Exhibitions -- Soviet Union -- Moscow
    Trade shows -- Soviet Union -- Moscow

    Subjects - Places

    Hungary -- Description and travel

    Genres and Forms of Material

    Gelatin silver prints -- Soviet Union -- 20th century
    Photograph albums -- Soviet Union -- 20th century
    Photographs, Original


    HUNGEXPO (Firm : Budapest, Hungary)