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Panama-Pacific International Exposition, San Francisco: the pavilions and setting of the exposition. Coloured process prints, 1915.

  • Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915 : San Francisco, Calif.)
Date
1915
Reference
37409i
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About this work

Publication/Creation

San Francisco (150 Halleck St.) : Panama-Pacific International Exposition Company, Robert A. Reid Official Publisher of View Books, 1915 (Brooklyn, N.Y. : Made by the Albertype Co.)

Physical description

26 prints (on 23 leaves) : process prints, with watercolour, mounted on cream paper, bound in grey paper covers and sewn with matching grey cord ; mounts 25 x 32.5 cm

Lettering

Panama-Pacific International Exposition San Francisco 1915. Official publication. Hand-colored.

Contents

1. Mayor Rolph adressing an audience on Palm Avenue. 2. Court of the Universe. Court of Palms. 3. Court of the Four Seasons. 4. Fountain of Ceres and Court of the Four Seasons, illuminated. 5. Palace of Fine Arts. 6. Court of Abundance and Mullgardt's Tower. 7. Palace of Varied Industries. 8. Palace of Liberal Arts. 9. Tower of Jewels and Fountain of Energy. 10. Palace of Agriculture and Column of Progress. 11. Illumination of the Tower of Jewels. The scintillator at the extreme right. 12. Palace of Machinery. 13. The California Building. 14. Yacht Harbor. 15. Palace of Horticulture and towers at entrance - Court of Palms. 16. Palace of Education. 17. State buildings upon the esplanade. 18. Canadian pavilion. 19. Festival Hall and Italian towers illuminated. 20 Court of Four Seasons, illuminated. Fountain of Energy, illuminated. 21. Japanese Government gardens. 22. On the "Zone". 23. Bird's eye view of Exhibit palaces. Night illumination, Exhibit palaces.

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 37409i

Languages

  • English


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