Lost Footsteps
Lost Footsteps

Mrs. Robert Shaw

Burmese at the 1967 International and Universal Exposition in Montreal

To the right of the image is Brigadier Tin Pe and to the left is Yi Yi Chit Maung and Mrs. Robert Shaw, the official hostess of the World's Fair. Expo '67 (or more properly the 1967 "International and Universal Exposition") was one of the most successful of all the many World's Fairs of the 20th century, with over 50 million people visiting and 62 nations, including Burma, participating. The Burma Pavilion highlighted the country's precious stones, mineral, forest and...

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