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Timestamps have not been corrected to Philadelphia time.

The Millennium Philcon was the 59th World Science Fiction Convention, held 30-Aug-2001 - 03-Sep-2001, in Philadelphia at the Philadelphia Convention Center and Marriott. Guests of Honor were Greg Bear, Stephen Youll, Gardner Dozois, George Scithers, and Esther Friesner (Toastmaster).

Thanks to Elaine M. Brennan for caption help on this page.

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Bidders inquisition - panellists view #1.
(Thursday 30-Aug-2001 18:58)

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Bidders inquisition - panellists view #2.
(Thursday 30-Aug-2001 18:59)

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Boston bid desk.
(Saturday 01-Sep-2001 16:06)

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Charlotte bid desk.
(Saturday 01-Sep-2001 16:06)

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2004 site selection desk.
(Saturday 01-Sep-2001 16:09)

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Checking if we take babies as payment at site selection.
(Saturday 01-Sep-2001 16:44)

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Gay Ellen Dennett in blue getting a book signed by William Tenn at NESFA table. Michael Benveniste seated at right, Brad Ackerman in white with Nippon 2007 headband behind him.
(Saturday 01-Sep-2001 17:13)

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Last minute frantic bidding by mascots.
(Saturday 01-Sep-2001 21:33)

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2004 count - start.
(Saturday 01-Sep-2001 23:31)

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2004 count - end, 1 hr 8 min later.
(Sunday 02-Sep-2001 00:39)

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2004 count - after
(Sunday 02-Sep-2001 00:40)

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Announcement with strange juxtaposition.
(Sunday 02-Sep-2001 01:56)

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