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Guide to the California Exposition Dedication, May 22, 1967
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Invitation lists, press notices, briefings, program plans, dedication preliminary plans, correspondence.
The California Exposition area was dedicated on Monday, May 22, 1967. Governor Ronald Reagan delivered the dedicatory address at the 630-acre exposition site on the American River. Others participating in the dedication ceremony were: Dr. Emil Mrak, Chairman of the Board, California Exposition and Fair Corp.; Lt. Governor Robert Finch; General Services Director Andrew R. Lolli; and Senator Albert S. Rodda. The successor to the California State Fair opened in June 1968 as a "permanent year-round showcase of the Golden State".
Please credit California State Library.