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The Chicago World's Fair of 1893 : a photographic record, photos from the collections of the Avery Library of Columbia University and the Chicago Historical Society

Author: Stanley Appelbaum
Publisher: New York : Dover Publications, ©1980.
Series: Dover architectural series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Colossal spectacle preserved in 128 rare, vintage photographs with concise, fact-filled text: 200 buildings--79 of foreign governments, 38 of U.S. states--the original Ferris wheel, first midway, Edison's kinetoscope, much more. 128 black-and-white photographs.
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Genre/Form: Bildband
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Appelbaum, Stanley.
Chicago World's Fair of 1893.
New York : Dover Publications, ©1980
(OCoLC)567923843
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stanley Appelbaum
ISBN: 048623990X 9780486239903
OCLC Number: 6670118
Description: 116 pages, 2 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Contents: From conception to opening day --
The architectural program --
The court of honor and its buildings --
The buildings on the lagoon --
North Pond ; South Pond ; Midway Plaisance --
From opening day to closing day, and beyond.
Series Title: Dover architectural series.
Responsibility: with text by Stanley Appelbaum.
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Colossal spectacle preserved in 128 rare, vintage photographs with concise, fact-filled text: 200 buildings--79 of foreign governments, 38 of U.S. states--the original Ferris wheel, first midway, Edison's kinetoscope, much more. 128 black-and-white photographs.

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