Finding aid for the Magyar Jubileumi Népgazdasági Kiállitás Album, 1970

Beth Ann Guynn

Descriptive Summary

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
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Los Angeles 90049-1688
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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)

Container List


Series I. Magyar Jubileumi Népgazdasági Kiállitás Album

Magyar Jubileumi Népgazdasági Kiállitás Album (digital version available on-site only)

Scope and Content Note

The album documents the Hungarian Jubilee Exhibition of the National Economy organized by HUNGEXPO, held in Moscow in 1970.
Most titles are from the captions present in the negatives.


In original order.
box 1, page 1 recto

2017.R.2-1r Title page

Scope and Content Note

Printed on page: 25 BEHГPИЯ / Magyar Jubileumi / Népgazdasági Kiállitás / Moszkva 1970 aug. 20-szept. 9.
box 1, page 1 verso

2017.R.2-1v [Dignitaries Greeting Each Other on Red Carpet]

box 1, page 2 recto

2017.R.2-2r Megnyitó ünnepség

Scope and Content Note

Opening ceremony.
box 1, page 2 verso

2017.R.2-2v [Woman in Folk Costume Showing Textile to Dignitaries]

box 1, page 3 recto

2017.R.2-3  A nehézipari kiállitáson

Scope and Content Note

Heavy industry exhibition.
box 1, page 3 verso

2017.R.2-3 Az élelmiszeripari kiállitáson

Scope and Content Note

In the food exhibition.
box 1, page 4 recto

2017.R.2-4 [Dignitaries, One Pointing His Finger]

box 1, page 4 verso

2017.R.2-4 Kádár elvtárs látogatása

Scope and Content Note

Visit of Comrade Kádár.
box 1, page 5 recto

2017.R.2-5 A Magyar hajóipar bemutatóján

Scope and Content Note

Presentation of the Hungarian shipbuilding industry.
box 1, page 5 verso

2017.R2.5 A bábszinház elóadásán a gyermekvárosban

Scope and Content Note

A play in the puppet house in the children's town. The photograph depicts dignitaries watching the puppet show.
box 1, page 6 recto

2017.R.2-6 Néhány sor a vendegkönyvbe

Scope and Content Note

Signing a guest book.
box 1, page 6 verso

2017.R.2-6 Ürhajós látogatóink a kalocsai pingálóasszonyokkal

Scope and Content Note

Military (?) visitors with women wearing Kolocsa embroidery.
box 1, page 7 recto

2017.R.2-7 A zagorszki archimandrita kiseretével

Scope and Content Note

Guide leading the Archimandrites of Zagorszki.
box 1, page 7 verso

2017.R.2-7 Magyar játszótér a pavilo elott

Scope and Content Note

Hungarian children's playground outside the pavilion.
box 1, page 8 recto

2017.R.2-8 A gyermekvárosban

Scope and Content Note

Children playing in the children's town.
box 1, page 8 verso

2017-R.2-8 Fogadócsarnok

Scope and Content Note

Reception hall.
box 1, page 9 recto

2017.R.2-9 Szerszám-és-vegyigépek

Scope and Content Note

Tool and chemical machines. Chemical processing machinery(?)
box 1, page 9 verso

2017.R.2-9 A 25 év történetének dokumentaciója

Scope and Content Note

Documentation of history of 25 years.
box 1, page 10 recto

2017.R.2-10 Részlet a múszeripari bemutatóbol

Scope and Content Note

View of the trade show.
box 1, page 10 verso

2017.R.2-10  Kórház berendezések és orvosi múszerek

Scope and Content Note

Hospital and medical instruments.
box 1, page 11 recto

2017.R.2-11 A Magyar hajó-és jármúipar bemutatója

Scope and Content Note

Exhibit of the Hungarian ship and vehicle industry.
box 1, page 11 verso

2017.R.2-11 Kozmetikumok

Scope and Content Note

box 1, page 12 recto

2017.R.2-12 Aluminiumipar

Scope and Content Note

Aluminum industry.
box 1, page 12 verso

2017.R.2-12 Múanyag és festékipar

Scope and Content Note

Plastic and paint industry.
box 1, page 13 recto

2017.R.2-13 [Overview of Exhibition Hall]

box 1, page 13 verso

2017.R.2-13 Könnyüipar

Scope and Content Note

Light industry (fashion).
box 1, page 14 recto

2017.R.2-14 [Fashion]

box 1, page 14 verso

2017.R.2-14 Élelmiszeripar

Scope and Content Note

Food industry. (Displays of products.)
box 1, page 15 recto

2017.R.2-15 [Photo-murals of Food Production]

box 1, page 15 verso

2017.R.2-15 Részlet a vendéglátóipari berendezések bemutatójából

Scope and Content Note

Detail of catering equipment display.
box 1, page 16 recto

2017.R.2-16 Vaz - kooperáció

Scope and Content Note

Frame cooperation. (Automobile)
box 1, page 16 verso

2017.R.2-16 Rádió,-Televizió bemutató

Scope and Content Note

Radio, televison show.
box 1, page 17 recto

2017.R.2-17 Képzómúvészet

Scope and Content Note

Visual arts.
box 1, page 17 verso

2017.R.2-17 A Magyar oktatásügy

Scope and Content Note

Hungarian education.
box 1, page 18 recto

2017.R.2-18 A tudomány fájá

Scope and Content Note

Science tree.
box 1, page 18 verso

2017.R.2-18 Könyvkiállitás

Scope and Content Note

Book exhibition.
box 1, page 19 recto

2017.R.2-19 Iparmúvészet

Scope and Content Note

Applied arts.
box 1, page 19 verso

2017.R.2-19 Épitõipar

Scope and Content Note

Building industry.
box 1, page 20 recto

2017.R.2-20 [Building Industry]

box 1, page 20 verso

2017.R.2-20 Gyermekváros

Scope and Content Note

Children's city.
box 1, page 21 recto

2017.R.2-21 Elõadóterem és Magyarországi Képeskőnyv

Scope and Content Note

Presentation hall and Hungarian picture-room.