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3 edition of Artisan expedition to the World"s Fair, Chicago found in the catalog.

Artisan expedition to the World"s Fair, Chicago

Artisan expedition to the World"s Fair, Chicago

organised by the Dundee courier and the Dundee weekly news: a tour of observation, to get "information regarding the conditions of the American wage-earners, how they live, what kind of houses they have, what hours they work, what leisure they enjoy, what kind of food they get, &c."--(Mr. D.C. Thomson"s letter, 27th April); trip to the Pacific.

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Published by W. & D.C. Thomson in Dundee [Scotland] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canada -- Description and travel,
  • United States -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDundee courier (Scotland)., Dundee weekly news (Scotland).
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 27043
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination3 microfiches (138 fr.)
    Number of Pages138
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19042950M
    ISBN 100665270437

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    Feb 9, - Explore wspurlock's board "Worlds Fair | Worlds Columbian Exposition", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about World's columbian exposition, World's fair and World pins. Vintage ~ Souvenir A CENTURY OF PROGRESS CHICAGO WORLDS FAIR TOKEN COIN This is a vintage original Chicago Worlds Fair Token/Coin. A premium from the fair that was held in Chicago, IL, Nice original full unused book of matches with the Chicago World's Fair cover. Complete, nice condition.

    THE BOOK OF THE FAIR/ by Hubert Howe Bancroft Chicago, San Francisco: The Bancroft Company, [approx. pages] EDITION CYGNE NOIR Index * Architecture Thumbnails * Full-Page Images Textual Illustrations * Prominent Personalities. Century of Progress Exposition of #N#Disambiguation page providing links to topics that could be referred to by the same search term. This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Chicago World's Fair. If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intended article.


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The World's Columbian Exposition (the official shortened name for the World's Fair: Columbian Exposition, also known as the Chicago World's Fair and Chicago Columbian Exposition) was a world's fair held in Chicago in to celebrate the th anniversary of Christopher Columbus' arrival in the New World in The centerpiece of the Fair, the large water pool, Area: acres ( hectares).

World's Fair is a book which made this reader feel like he was holding a series of jewels up to his eye and reveling in the sheer loveliness of them. It's a novel that gives the sensations of discovery and enlightenment that the very earliest moments of literary awareness gave me in my youth/5. Photo Book of Chicago World's Columbian Exposition (More than historic photos) (columbian expositionchicago 's, worlds fair, chicago worlds fair, worlds fair chicago) - Kindle edition by Home, Merrily.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while /5(10). I found this book quite fascinating. I have been reading Erik Larson's wonderful "The Devil in the White City" but since that comes with virtually no illustrations, I bought this book primarily for the photographs, of which it has a great many and which go a long way to conveying just how huge this fair was (there were ,+ visitors on the day that had the highest attendance rate).Cited by: The Chicago World's Fair of 86 likes 2 talking about this.

The purpose of this page is to display the exposition books that belonged to my great grandmother, who lived in Followers: MWABA regrets to announce that the 59th Chicago Book & Paper Fair will not be held as scheduled on June 13th.

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The World’s Columbian Exposition ofdeclared by its contemporary critics to be the most magical and opulent fair to date, would become a charred wasteland just a few months after closing. Nearly years later, the sandy shores and quiet grounds of Jackson Park bear little resemblance to the magnificent White City, but echoes remain.

Condition: Very Good. First Edition. A very nice copy of this report to California's governor on California's exhibition on the World Fair of in Chicago.

Light shelf wear, light yellowing of pages, small address label on inside cover and compliments stamp on front end page. Book has two tiny scuffs at spine edge and a tiny tear at bottom.

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ARTICLES. Database describing 1, printed brochures, pamphlets, and other materials issued for the Chicago world's fair, with items presented as full digital facsimiles. Drawn from the John Crerar Library manuscript collection. In the domain of ideas, the exposition attempted to reconcile, symbolically, art and industry.

From the political vantage point, the fair was a vehicle of nationalistic propaganda. The word "propaganda" had not yet acquired connotations of deception, and one saw the word everywhere, in French and foreign pavilions alike.

For example, this collection has a significant number of images related to the World's Columbian Exposition (a.k.a., the Chicago World's Fair) of ; the Chicago History Museum collection contains no images from this monumental event in Chicago's history.

A truly remarkable record of Chicago architecture by a significant photographer. The Chicago Art Book Fair is an experiment in showcasing emerging directions and diverse legacies within small press arts publishing. The fair features an international group of over arts publishers, small presses, book artists, comics artists, zinemakers and printmakers, with satellite programming and after parties.

InChicago hosted the World’s Columbian Exposition, also known as the Chicago World’s Fair. The fair was a celebration of the anniversary of Columbus’ voyage to America and included entertainment for all visitors, including children.

Though it didn’t open right away, by June the fair dedicated the Children’s Building. The women who organized. Get a glimpse of what Chicago life was like in — the year the Chicago World’s Fair came to town — on this deliciously entertaining, small-group walking tour.

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