Original Stereocard Photograph. "South Front of Manufactures Building, World's Fair, Chicago, U.S.A."
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Stereograph on tan board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with title across the bottom and publisher's name on the sides. Title is in Spanish and English. An image of the grand structure being reflected on the lake in front of the building. This building was the largest in the fair and was designed by George B. Post and lighted by Kikola Tesla's alternating current system, its first major public exposure to the public. The fair was set in 600 acres with 200 buildings in the 'Beaux Arts' style. Jackson Park in Chicago was the site of the fair and was attended by 27 million visitors who were exposed to electricity, moving pictures, 'belly dancing', and other inventions among the many other advances in technology. Fine clean copy. Bookseller Inventory # 12475
Title: Original Stereocard Photograph. "South Front...
Publisher: J.F. Jarvis, Publisher, Washington, DC
Publication Date: 1892
Binding: No Binding
Book Condition: Collectible-Fine
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Sacramento, CA, U.S.A.
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