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New York at the World"s Columbian Exposition

New York at the World"s Columbian Exposition

report of the Board of General Managers of the Exhibit of the State of New York at the World"s Columbian Exposition.

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Published by Senate Majority Task Force on the Columbus Quincentennial in Albany, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsMaltese, Serphin R., Board of General Managers of the Exhibit of the State of New York at the World"s Columbian Exposition., New York (State). Legislature. Senate. Majority Task Force on the Columbus Quincentennial.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsT500.G1 N53 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination62 p., [5] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1240632M
LC Control Number94622291
OCLC/WorldCa30104425

WORLD'S COLUMBIAN EXPOSITION CHICAGO - ILLINOIS - U.S.A. May 1, - Octo The World's Columbian Exposition, celebrating the th anniversary of Christopher Columbus' landing in America, was actually held in , a year later than had been York City, Washington, D.C., St. Louis, and Chicago had all vied for the honor of hosting the exposition. America hosted the World's Fair of as a celebration of Columbus' voyage to the continent four hundred (and one) years earlier. Chicago beat out New York, St. Louis and Washington, D.C. for.

The World Columbian Exposition in Chicago inaugurated an age of great fairs and expositions in the United States whose influence is felt to this day. The Chicago Exposition and the similar events that followed in Buffalo, NY; St. Louis, MO; Seattle, WA, San Francisco, CA and New York, NY dramatized technology and the fine arts, and. Item Details. A book titled New York at the World’s Columbian Exposition, circa This interesting book contains a Report of the General Managers Board of the Exhibit of the State of New York at the World’s Columbian Exposition and features illustrations throughout with photographic plates of New York state dignitaries. The book also includes full and double page views of the exhibition.

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