U.S. Government Building, Pan-American Exposition, Buffalo, NY

ID: 2002-12144

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Cyanotype

Date: 1901

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 95 Box 62A Folder 2

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At the Pan-American Exposition, Buffalo, New York, a view of the exterior of the United States Government Building, surrounded by statues and ornament, from across the small reflecting pool situated in front of the building. The Smithsonian coordinated all of the U.S. Government exhibits and prepared a display on its activities and collections for the exposition.


Pan-American Exposition (1901: Buffalo, New York)


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Original negative number is 13757, but that negative has been lost. For more information see: All the World's A Fair by Robert Rydell.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 95 Box 62A Folder 2

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  • Architecture
  • Exhibitions
  • Expositions
  • Buildings
  • Buffalo (N.Y.)


Buffalo (N.Y.)


  • Cyanotype
  • Architecture

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

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