World's Columbian Exposition Chicago, admit the bearer 1st May to 30th Oct. 1893

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Fair:World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)
Artist/Architect:American Bank Note Company
Description:Tickets: color, 1 image
Format:Tickets
Caption:In addition to providing a forum for displaying industrial advances and trading commercial wares, world's fairs also often adopted a theme or celebrated a special historical event. The World's Columbian Exposition commemorated the 400th anniversary of the arrival of Christopher Columbus in the New World. A ticket of admission to the fair held in Chicago in 1893 features his likeness.
Content:Art
Content:Tickets
Content:Ephemera
People:Columbus, Christopher
Paging Number: 1893-chi-08-0005
Location:Box H
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