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World’s Columbian Exposition

The World’s Columbian Exposition was a world’s fair held in Chicago in 1893 to celebrate the 400th anniversary of Christopher Columbus’s arrival to the New World…

The World’s Fair | A History

The World’s Fair is a large public exhibition embedded in rich cultural tradition. ¬†Originating in Paris with the industrial revolution, these grand expositions soon spread to…

The 1907 Jamestown Exposition

In 1607, Jamestown was founded in Virginia. And three hundred years later, the U.S. wanted to commemorate the famous event. Event planners thought it impossible to…

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