Urso Chappell’s ExpoMuseum Blog: January 2011

27 January 2011

From Twitter 01-26-2011

Tweets copied by twittinesis.com

26 January 2011

From Twitter 01-25-2011

Tweets copied by twittinesis.com

25 January 2011

From Twitter 01-24-2011

Tweets copied by twittinesis.com

24 January 2011

Author Bill Cotter Signing Books in Seattle

World's Fair Podcast guest Bill Cotter will be in Seattle signing copies of his newest book about the 1962 Seattle World's fair.

Here's his schedule:

Thursday, January 27 at 7:00 pm: Barnes & Noble, 2675 NE University Village Street, Seattle, WA 98105

Friday, January 28 from Noon – 2:00 p.m.: Seattle Museum of Mysteries, 623 Broadway E., Seattle, WA 98102

Saturday, January 29 at 2:00 pm: Elliott Bay Books, 1521 Tenth Avenue, Seattle WA 98122

Sunday, January 30 at 2:00 p.m.: Borders, 2437 Southcenter Mall, Tukwila WA 98188

Not in Seattle? You can buy his books online at the ExpoMuseum store:

22 January 2011

From Twitter 01-21-2011

Tweets copied by twittinesis.com

21 January 2011

From Twitter 01-20-2011

  • 12:48:15: It's looking like the State Department is going to try to have a US Pavilion at Expo 2012. Here's the RFP: http://goo.gl/DWDni

Tweets copied by twittinesis.com

20 January 2011

From Twitter 01-19-2011

Tweets copied by twittinesis.com

17 January 2011

The World's Fair Podcast, Episode 23: BIE Secretary General Vincente Loscertales

In episode 23 of the World's Fair Podcast, Secretary General Vicente Loscertales is our guest.

Mr. Loscertales has been secretary general of the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) through the last several world's fairs. We talk about his tenure, the importance of expos, and United States participation in the organization.

Listen to this podcast as an MP3.

Subscribe to this podcast.

Bureau International des Expositions

Listen to other episodes of the World's Fair Podcast.

From Twitter 01-16-2011

Tweets copied by twittinesis.com

15 January 2011

From Twitter 01-14-2011

Tweets copied by twittinesis.com

14 January 2011

From Twitter 01-13-2011

Tweets copied by twittinesis.com

12 January 2011

From Twitter 01-11-2011

  • 13:34:05: RT @DeMartini88 i just read that SF might host a World's Fair in the 2020s. sooo putting in on my calendar! (no, im totally serious.)

Tweets copied by twittinesis.com

11 January 2011

From Twitter 01-10-2011

Tweets copied by twittinesis.com

10 January 2011

From Twitter 01-09-2011

  • 15:25:51: RT @UrsoChappell At the rededication of the Palace of Fine Arts from the 1915 Panama-Pacific International Exposition. 4 years until 2015!
  • 16:30:07: AT&T introduced the first pay phone at the 1915 Panama-Pacific International Exposition.

Tweets copied by twittinesis.com

07 January 2011

From Twitter 01-06-2011

Tweets copied by twittinesis.com

02 January 2011

From Twitter 01-01-2011

  • 05:17:10: Happy 2011! It's another one of those pesky years without a world's fair.

Tweets copied by twittinesis.com

01 January 2011

From Twitter 12-31-2010

  • 15:40:13: 5 foreign Expo 2010 pavilions to stay, after all: France, Russia, Spain, Italy, Saudi Arabia: http://www.mysinchew.com/node/50624
  • 15:42:59: The largest world's fair in history was in 2010, but it's mostly missing from the big 2010 lists in the United States. MMXI

Tweets copied by twittinesis.com