Visitors to General Motors “Futurama” Exhibit

22 Apr 1939, New York, New York, USA — 4/22/1939- New York, NY: Seeing the world of tomorrow. Here is a view of the “Futurama” faeture of the General Motors highways and horizons exhibit at the New York World’s fair, showing how visitors will view the world of tomorrow from comfortable moving sound chairs while touring a vast scale model of the American countryside, covering more than 35,00 square feet. The “Futurama” is the largest scale model ever constructed, it includes over 500,000 buildings and house, over a million trees and 50,000 motor vehciles, many of which will be in motion. — Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS