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Samelius, William Henry : William Henry Samelius Collection of World's Columbian Exposition Slides, 1893

A collection of glass plate slides of various buildings and attractions from the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago in 1893. Most images are from the fair with multiple views of the Manufactures and Liberal Arts Building, Electric Tower, and the Colonnade. Features an image of a day pass to the fair on Chicago Day. There is one slide that is not from the fair of the Ulysses S. Grant Memorial in Lincoln Park.
Extent: 0.5 linear feet - (1 box)
Subjects: Chicago, Photographs
Call Number: Midwest MS Samelius
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The William Henry Samelius Collection of World's Columbian Exposition Slides are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).