Hank Webber, Full Interview
Collection: Queens Museum Oral History Project Records at the Archives at Queens Library: Hank Webber
Description: Though he never attended the World's Fair himself, Hank Webber has printed some of the photos from his father's collection of negatives from the 1939 World's Fair. In the interview, he describes how he became interested in film photography because of his father and grandfather's influence. He also tells the story of discovering his father's negatives from the 1939 Fair and how he printed them as a surprise for his father's 81st birthday. He also describes the pen pal system his father used to exchange photographs with other photography and steam engine enthusiasts across the country.
New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.); Photography
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