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World"s fair notes

a woman journalist views Chicago"s 1893 Columbian Exposition

by Marian Shaw

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Published by Pogo Press in [St. Paul, Minn.] .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 103-105) and index.

StatementMarian Shaw.
LC ClassificationsT500.B1 S53 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination108 p. :
Number of Pages108
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1743198M
ISBN 101880654008
LC Control Number92050329

Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. The Chicago World’s Fair (also called the World’s Columbian Exposition) was supposed to be one of the most shining moments in the history of Chicago and the United States, but the fair was haunted by a killer who used it as a hunting ground for young woman who had been newly loosed upon the world.

It’s location marked the one departure the Fair made from the Fair, The building marked the boundary of the Fair. In , that location provided the spectacular panorama of Constitution Mall and the Theme Center in one direction and the Court of Peace and the Federal Building in the other direction. This book notes that. The World's Fair Welcome Columbian Exposition enthusiasts! This educational, non-profit website is dedicated the history and legacy the World’s Fair held in Chicago. We aim to explore details of its buildings and lesser known corners of the fairgrounds, to rediscover the countless attractions ranging from the astounding to the.

The book All the World’s a Fair: Visions of Empire at American International Expositions, , Robert W. Rydell is published by University of Chicago Press. Aug 22,  · 2. Ford Mustang The Mustang made its public debut at the fair and proved so popular that the Detroit automaker sold , of its new model, four times its projections, in the first year.

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