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Album of photographs of the Woman's Building at the World's Columbian Exposition (Chicago, Ill.), 1893.
Shows material on exhibit in the Woman's Building including handiwork, crafts, paintings, silver, furniture, statues, flowers, and clothing. There are no exterior views of the building.
Caroline Shawk Brooks photograph collection, [ca. 1880-1910]
Images related to Caroline Shawk Brooks, sculptor and modeler, 1840-1913. Caroline Shawk Brooks was first known for her modeling in butter exhibited at the World's Fair (Paris, France), 1878. Subsequently, she executed portrait marbles of, among others, Emanuel Swedenborg, George Eliot, Thomas Ca...
C.D. Arnold photograph albums of World's Columbian Exposition construction, 1891-1892.
Photographs depict the construction of exhibition buildings at various stages of completion, the creation of sculptural ornament, and tradesmen in the process of work or posed informally on construction sites.
Daniel H. Burnham (1846-1912) Collection, 1836-1946
Noted Chicago architect and urban planner Daniel H. Burnham was best known for his work to promote the Beaux-Arts aesthetic in architectural and city design across the United States and internationally. He also served as Director of Works for the World's Columbian Exposition ...
Jackson's famous pictures of the World's fair, 1894 June 2.
Includes general and specific views of the World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago).
Laban Deardorff collection of visual materials, [ca. 1890-1933, bulk 1893-1903]
Collection of materials formerly owned by Laban Deardorff, founder of the L. F. Deardorff and Sons camera company. Includes primarily glass plate negatives (ca. 1890s-1900) taken by Laban Deardorff, mostly documenting the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition, but also showing the Samuel Trude reside...
Photograph album of the World's Columbian Exposition, 1893.
Photographs of unidentified exhibits at the World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago). Includes exhibits containing paintings, sculpture, objects from European countries (notably France and Germany). Many exhibits may be in the Women's Building.