Trans-Mississippi Expo, Grand Court, Omaha

ID: 12782 or MAH-12782

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1898

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 62, Folder: 15

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Summary

At the Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition, Omaha, Nebraska a view of the Grand Court with a collection of large, white fair buildings arranged around a large reflecting pool. The Smithsonian coordinated all of the U.S. Government exhibits and prepared a display on its activities and collections for the exposition.

Subject

Trans-Mississippi Exposition (1898: Omaha, Nebraska)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

For more information see: All the World's A Fair by Robert Rydell. This photo is pictured on page 107.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 62, Folder: 15

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1898

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Topic

  • Architecture
  • Exhibitions
  • Omaha (Neb.)
  • Expositions
  • Buildings
  • Exhibitions--Omaha (Neb.)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Architecture

ID Number

12782 or MAH-12782

Physical description

Color: Cyano type; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Architectural; Medium: Photographic print

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