Original Stereocard Photograph. "A Corner of One of the Wonders of the World, Columbian Exposition"
Original stereocard on tan boards. Board dimensions 7 x 3 1/2 inches, photograph dimensions 6 x 3 inches. Title at base of photos. The World's Columbian Exhibition was a World's Fair held in Chicago, Illinois, in 1893 to commemorate the 400th anniversary of Christopher Columbus' arrival in the New World. This is a view of a corner of the Columbia Fountain, showing a sculpture by Frederick MacMonnies (1863-1937) of "seahorses", with horse heads and torsos and fish tails, being reined in by riders. This is only a portion of a much larger statue that was a centerpiece of the fair. The Manufacturers and Liberal Arts Building is in the background. Bookseller Inventory # 015654
Title: Original Stereocard Photograph. "A Corner of...
Publisher: Strohmeyer & Wyman, New York, N.Y.
Publication Date: 1894
Binding: No Binding
Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good
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Barry Cassidy Rare Books
Sacramento, CA, U.S.A.
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