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Official Views of the World's Columbian Exposition - Charles Dudley Arnold, H. D. Higinbotham - Google Books

Official Views of the World's Columbian Exposition - Charles Dudley Arnold, H. D. Higinbotham - Google Books

Chicago World's Fair 1893: World's Columbian Exposition, Interior of Electricity Building

Where the Future Came From: A Trip Through the 1893 Chicago World's Fair

The Electricity Building at The World's Fair: Columbian Exposition. This was a World's Fair held in Chicago in 1893 to celebrate the 400th anniversary of Christopher Columbus's arrival in the New World in 1492.    I just finished reading a book about this (The Devil In the White City, by Erik Larson), so I'm frolicing in seeing more photos of the Fair right now.

The Electricity Building at The World's Fair: Columbian Exposition. This was a World's Fair held in Chicago in 1893 to celebrate the anniversary of Christopher Columbus's arrival in the New World in The Devil In the White City, by Erik Larson

The first Ferris wheel by George Ferris. Build by George Ferris and sometimes known as The Chicago Wheel, it opened to the public on June 21, 1893, at the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, Illinois.

The first Ferris wheel by George Ferris. Build by George Ferris and sometimes known as The Chicago Wheel, it opened to the public on June at the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, Illinois. I'm actually related to the inventor of the ferris wheel.

World's Columbian Exposition: Pinta, Chicago, United States, 1893. Pinta, [replica of the ship docked]; 'WF'. Brooklyn Museum Archives, Goodyear Archival Collection (S03_06_01_016 image 2236).

11 Vintage Photos from the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition

amish chicago columbian exposition | World's Columbian Exposition in 1893 | MONOVISIONS

amish chicago columbian exposition | World's Columbian Exposition in 1893 | MONOVISIONS

The Court of Honor at The World's Fair: Columbian Exposition. This was a World's Fair held in Chicago in 1893 to celebrate the 400th anniversary of Christopher Columbus's arrival in the New World in 1492.    I just finished reading a book about this (The Devil In the White City, by Erik Larson), so I'm frolicing in seeing more photos of the Fair right now.

Chicago World's Fair, Court of Honor, Grand Basin, and Statue of the Republic.

amish chicago columbian exposition | World's Columbian Exposition in 1893 | MONOVISIONS

amish chicago columbian exposition | World's Columbian Exposition in 1893 | MONOVISIONS

Chicago World's Fair, 1893, World's Columbian Exposition, Women's Pavillion

As portrayed in *It Happened at the Fair* by Deeanne Gist. Chicago World's Fair, World's Columbian Exposition, Transportation Building

The 1893 World's Columbian Exposition grounds were truly magnificent. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

The 1893 World's Columbian Exposition grounds were truly magnificent. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

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