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An icon from the 1964 World's Fair is decaying, but the fair's popularity lives on

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The New York State Pavilion is seen as it looked during the 1964-65 World's Fair in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park. (Courtesy of WorldsFairPhotos.com)

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An aerial view of the 1964-65 World's Fair shows the Unisphere in the center and the New York State Pavilion in the upper right. (Courtesy of WorldsFairPhotos.com)

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The Unisphere stands at the center of this photograph from the 1964-65 World's Fair in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park. (Courtesy of WorldsFairPhotos.com)

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The main pavilion from the 1964-65 World's Fair is deteriorating, but other fair attractions--from a giant car tire in Michigan to a 732-bell carillon in Georgia--are still delighting crowds.


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