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Samantha at the World"s fair

Marietta Holley

Samantha at the World"s fair

by Marietta Holley

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Published by Funk & Wagnalls in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Josiah Allen"s wife (Marietta Holley) ; illustrated by Baron C. de Grimm ...
SeriesWright American Fiction -- v. 3 (1876-1900), reel H-48, no. 2715.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.H724 Saw, PS15
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxi, 694 p., incl. ill.
Number of Pages694
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17531874M
LC Control Number87542431
OCLC/WorldCa5364211

As a sequel to the successful New York World's Fair, the second World's Fair opened on Ap , and sold itself as "A Millennium of Progress." It operated for only two years. When the Fair closed for good on Octo , it had been a commercial flop, but that's been forgotten with. Memorial Sketch of the Life and Public Works of Mrs. Harriet Annie Lucas by Victoriana, Chicago World's Fair] Lucas, John, editor and compiler and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

As a sequel to the successful New York World’s Fair, the second World’s Fair opened on Ap , and its theme was “Peace Through Understanding”. acres ( ha) of pavilions, public spaces and displays from exhibitors around the ies, cities, corporations, and private groups set up shop to display their ideas. The theme was symbolized .   A sign above the entrance read “Living Babies in Incubators” in letters so large they could be read from the other end of the Chicago World’s Fair .

This is a list of international and colonial world's fairs, as well as a list of national exhibitions, a comprehensive chronological list of world's fairs (with notable permanent buildings built). For an annotated list of all world's fairs sanctioned by the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE), see List of world expositions. In , the Japanese city of Okinawa held the world's first International Ocean Exhibition (a marine-specific take on the World's Fair) to draw attention to the .


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As with most of Marietta Holley's "Josiah Allen's Wife" tales, Samantha at the World's Fair comprises equal parts travelogue, feminist diatribe, Yankee dialect story, and temperance sermon. Because the book was written to capitalize on and publicize the World's Columbian Exposition, there is no plot to speak of, /5.

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Fiction (and Film) Set at the World’s Fairs and Expositions. This booklist of mostly fiction titles — for children, young adults, and adults — and a few films, all with World’s Fair settings, was developed in with help from Fiction-L list members.

It’s arranged chronologically by Fair, then by date of publication. The astonishing novel of a young boy's life in the New York City of the s, a stunning recreation of the sights, sounds, aromas and emotions of a time when the streets were safe, families stuck together through thick and thin, and all the promises of a generation culminate in a single great World's Fair/5.

The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America (Crown Publishers, ISBN ) is a historical non-fiction book by Erik Larson presented in a novelistic style. The book is based on real characters and events. It tells the story of the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago from the viewpoint of the designers, Author: Erik Larson.

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Douglas, at the World’s Columbian Exposition. The Century Co., [Available at ].New York, United States - The / New York World's Fair. The World's Fair took place at an important historical turning point in American food culture.

While there may not be conclusive evidence that any single food item was invented from scratch on the fairgrounds, American foodways were undergoing a radical transformation, and, for a few brief months in a single place, the fair captured an entire culture.

February 4, The second and final part of our pictorial review of All photos: Malcolm Farrelly Pic The end of the gala season in Yorkshire Kay, Alexis and Lavinia. by Lynne Whatmore Janu Janu Pictured at the Scottish Section Annual Luncheon in November are friends Kay Bateman, Alexis McShane and.

New ListingRand McNally A Week at the Fair World's Columbian Exposition I have an original Rand McNally A Week at the Fair World's Columbian Exposition. the book is 9" long, 6 1/4" wide with pages plus a foldout map of the fair.

it is in very nice condition with minor cover wear. World's Fair - Guide book: Locomotive Advertising In America RIGHT CLICK ON LINK BELOW, CHOOSE "SAVE TARGET AS" SAVE TO FOLDER OF YOUR CHOICE (Acrobat Reader 10+ or Foxit PDF 6+ needed to read it) World's Fair Guide Book PDF. A world's fair or world fair is a large international exhibition designed to showcase achievements of nations.

These exhibitions vary in character and are held in different parts of the world at a specific site for a period of time, ranging usually from three to six months.

The term "world's fair" is typically used in the United States. Samantha at the World's Fair () by Marietta Holley: Account of the Chicago fair written in a fictional style with black-and-white illustrations.

pp. The Adventures of Uncle Jeremiah and Family at the Great Fair () by Quondam (pseud.): Fictional account of the World's Columbian Exposition. with 4 photos. pp.Rare Book Graphic History of The Fair World's Exposition Chicago It is The Graphic History of The Fair World's Columbian Exposition Chicago The binding is mostly intact but the cover is still connected to the binding but only a little.Books, catalogs, and ephemera from various World's Fairs and Expositions.

Most of the items in this collection were digitized by an outside vendor as part of a special project and are presented as "access copies", that is, they are to be used primarily for informational purposes and do not necessarily represent a faithful copy of the original in regards to colors, page orientation, or the.