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The grand event : international expositions, 1851-1904

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Title

The grand event : international expositions, 1851-1904

Description

An exhibition catalogue celebrating more than a half-century of international exhibitions, from London’s Great Exhibition of 1851 to the 1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition in St. Louis, Missouri. The exhibition and catalogue introduce the tremendous variety of printed materials available for purchase to visitors of the fairs, including guidebooks, maps, souvenir booklets, histories, panoramas, prints, and detailed technical treatises.

Exhibition designed by Rebecca Cape, with the assistance of Christopher Harter.

Creator

Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
Cagle, William R. (William Rea)

Publisher

Bloomington, Ind. : Lilly Library, Indiana University Libraries.

Date

2001

Contributor

Cape, Rebecca Campbell, 1949-
Harter, Christopher, 1972-
Silver, Joel, 1951-, foreword

Format

56 p. p. : ill. (some col.), facsims. ; 28 cm.

Identifier

Lilly Library T395 .L72 2001
PURL: http://purl.dlib.indiana.edu/iudl/general/VAB9924
Date Added
September 14, 2011
Collection
Lilly Library Exhibition Catalogues
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Citation
Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington), “The grand event : international expositions, 1851-1904 ,” The Lilly Library Digital Collections, accessed October 25, 2014, http://www.indiana.edu/~liblilly/digital/collections/items/show/917.
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