WYES Documentaries

A Worlds' Fair to Remember

Passport Special | 59m

Fairgoers were dazzled by the intricate water ballets at the Aquacade and enjoyed the nightly fireworks display. But along with joy, there were financial woes and political problems. This documentary explores how the 1984 New Orleans World’s Fair ultimately revitalized an urban waterfront. Produced and narrated by Peggy Scott Laborde.

Aired: 11/19/03

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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