Missouri at the World"s Fair

an official catalogue of the resources of the state, with special reference to the exhibits at the World"s Columbian exposition. by World"s Fair Commission of Missouri.

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StatementIssued by the World"s Fair Commission of Missouri, ... edited and arranged by James Cox.
ContributionsWorld"s Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF466 .M66
The Physical Object
Pagination175 p. :
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6918900M
LC Control Number02019220
OCLC/WorldCa10357339

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The item "In the world's fair city": a melodrama in five acts, by Ferdinand Mertens, (microform) represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in University of Missouri Libraries. Aug 4, - The World's Fair was a defining moment in St. Louis's history. Explore historic images of the Fair from the Missouri Historical Society, then delve pins. Learn more about the Missouri History Museum’s continuing exhibit, The World's Fair: Looking Back at Looking Forward.   Skip Navigation Links Member Events > Member Events > Fairs > Mokane Worlds Fair. Mokane Worlds Fair. Date: Aug 28 - Location(s): Add Location Name Here Macon Mokane. Category(s): Sign up for email updates from Missouri Association of Fairs and Festivals Email. Get Updates. Search Website. Search. Sign In; View Cart: 0 Items.

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Catalogue of publications by Missouri authors and periodicals of Missouri of in World's Fair exhibit in Missouri building Dedication ceremonies, St. Louis, U.S.A., April 30th and May 1st-2nd,   This St. Louis-centric book revolves around a fictional girl named Lily, her Aunt Mae, and their visit to the World’s Fair.

At the fair, they learn about “Fairy Floss”—now known as cotton candy—and the many other inventions and innovations showcased at the exposition. She also sold her World's Fair Souvenir Cook Book () for 50 cents a copy.

The book promised to "present in compact form a few choice recipes from the Eastern Pavilion at the Fair" and to "show how simply and easily all foods may be prepared." The cookbook's recipes had one foot firmly in the 19th century and the other sneaking into the 20th.

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| Includes grounds, buildings, waterways with gondolas. Opening ceremonies with spectators and portraits of officials; procession. Exhibits, including views of exhibit hall and machinery, Siam display, Africans and Asians in native costume engaged in activities outside huts such as a mock fight, shooting with bows and.

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Panorama of the World's Fair, St Louis, "American Expositions and World Fairs Exhibit, January-March " Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Contributor: Melville, George W. Date:   1. Chicago had to beat out a number of other cities to get the fair.

In the late s, Chicago, St. Louis, New York and Washington, D.C. all submitted bids to host the fair. But it was all temporary, a dream city made to last only a few months.

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Louis Post-Dispatch. Missouri Historical Society Collections. Explore a map of the World's Fair in St. Louis-- The Missouri History Museum produced this overlay map in to show the locations of attractions at the World's Fair as they would appear today in and near Forest Park.

The fairgrounds used roughly the western half of the park and the neighborhoods and campus of Washington University west of present-day Skinker Boulevard, out to. The –40 New York World's Fair, and those that followed, took a different approach, one less focused on technology and aimed more at cultural themes and social instance, the theme of the fair was "Building the World of Tomorrow"; at the –65 New York World's Fair, it was "Peace Through Understanding"; at the International and Universal Exposition in Montreal.

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