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Panama-Pacific Exposition | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

Panama-Pacific Exposition

Panama-Pacific Exposition | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Elevated view of crowd on Palm Avenue at the Panama-Pacific Exposition in San Fransisco, California, 1915. Several ornate buildings can be seen near the crowded avenue. The exposition was the worlds fair held in 1915, and was the world celebration of the completion of the Panama Canal. The "Tower Of Jewels" can be seen on the left side of the photograph. The tower was the centerpiece building of the exposition.
DESCRIPTION
Elevated view of crowd on Palm Avenue at the Panama-Pacific Exposition in San Fransisco, California, 1915. Several ornate buildings can be seen near the crowded avenue. The exposition was the worlds fair held in 1915, and was the world celebration of the completion of the Panama Canal. The "Tower Of Jewels" can be seen on the left side of the photograph. The tower was the centerpiece building of the exposition.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:37350
Creation Date: 1915
Creator Name:Unknown
City:San Francisco
County:
State:California
Collection Name:Albertype Company photographs, circa 1880s-circa 1950
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:(A61)06134
Original Dimensions:7 x 5 inches
SUBJECTS
Architecture
Trees
Crowds
Fairs
Pedestrians

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