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Raree - show on the banks of the Mississippi, or The gentle European among the rude sons of nature / Cruikshank del.

Raree - show on the banks of the Mississippi, or The gentle European a...

Print shows a Native man wearing European clothing and a native headdress, standing between a group of Natives sitting on the ground on the right and a platform or stage, on the left, on which three Europeans, ... More

Garden Exhibit, possibly at the Massachusetts Horticultural Society Spring Flower Show

Garden Exhibit, possibly at the Massachusetts Horticultural Society Sp...

Garden Exhibit, possibly at the Massachusetts Horticultural Society Spring Flower Show. Courtesy of The Trustees of Reservations, Archives & Research Center

The first shilling day - coming out

The first shilling day - coming out

Men and women collecting their abandoned belongings after viewing the Exhibition. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

General view from transept, looking west

General view from transept, looking west

Photograph shows interior of Crystal Palace with large sculptures and other exhibit items on display. Salted paper photoprint by Claude-Marie Ferrier or Hugh Owen. Illus. in: Reports by the Juries, London, Spic... More

View of eastern nave

View of eastern nave

Photograph shows a slightly elevated view of the interior of the Crystal Palace exhibit hall with various items on display and international flags hanging from balcony railings. Salted paper photoprint by Claud... More

Exterior of the Crystal Palace erected in Hyde Park for The Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations

Exterior of the Crystal Palace erected in Hyde Park for The Exhibition...

420063 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005... More

View of western nave

View of western nave

Photograph shows Crystal Palace interior. Salted paper photoprint by Claude-Marie Ferrier or Hugh Owen. Illus. in: Reports by the Juries, London, Spicer brothers, 1852, v. 4, frontis.

Agriclutural implements

Agriclutural implements

Photograph shows pieces of farm equipment: plows. Salted paper photoprint by Claude-Marie Ferrier or Hugh Owen. Illus. in: Reports by the Juries, London, Spicer Brothers, 1852, v. 2 frontis.

Indian rubber boat, pontoons, & c.

Indian rubber boat, pontoons, & c.

Photograph shows the Charles Goodyear exhibit of vulcanized india-rubber products (boat, pontoons, and buoys). Salted paper photoprint by Claude-Marie Ferrier or Hugh Owen. Illus. in: Reports by the Juries, Lon... More

The opening of the Great Industrial Exhibition of all nations

The opening of the Great Industrial Exhibition of all nations

On item: The view is taken from the South West Gallery, at the time when Archbishop is offering up a Prayer for the Divine blessing upon the objects of this Great Exhibition. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Glass fountain

Glass fountain

Photograph shows water spouting from large glass fountain in center of exhibit hall. Salted paper photoprint by Claude-Marie Ferrier or Hugh Owen. Illus. in: Reports by the Juries, London, Spicer brothers, 1852... More

Cotton machinery

Cotton machinery

Photograph shows large cotton machine on display. Salted paper photoprint by Claude-Marie Ferrier or Hugh Owen. Illus. in: Reports by the Juries, London, Spicer Brothers, 1852, v. 2, frontis.

Model house for families

Model house for families

Photograph shows exterior of building. Salted paper photoprint by Claude-Marie Ferrier or Hugh Owen. Illus. in: Reports by the Juries, London, Spicer Brothers, 1852, v. 2 frontis.

Locomotive engine

Locomotive engine

Photograph shows locomotive engine on display. Salted paper photoprint by Claude-Marie Ferrier or Hugh Owen. Illus. in: Reports by the Juries, London, Spicer Brothers, 1852, v. 2, frontis.

Lathe for railway wheels

Lathe for railway wheels

Photograph shows lathe machinery.

Turbine

Turbine

Photograph shows close up view of turbine. Salted paper photoprint by Claude-Marie Ferrier or Hugh Owen. Illus. in: Reports by the Juries, London, Spicer Brothers, 1852, v. 2, frontis.

Odds & ends, in, out, & about, The Great Exhibition of 1851

Odds & ends, in, out, & about, The Great Exhibition of 1851

Four scenes going in and out of the Great Exhibition. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

The first shilling day - going in

The first shilling day - going in

An enormous crowd of men and women rushing into the Great Exhibition, hats, boots, umbrellas and other ephemera left behind in their hurry to enter the building. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

"Epurator" machine for cleaning cotton

"Epurator" machine for cleaning cotton

Photograph shows cotton being cleaned through machinery; cotton in case on display. Salted paper photoprint by Claude-Marie Ferrier or Hugh Owen. Illus. in: Reports by the Juries, London, Spicer Brothers, 1852,... More

London in 1851

London in 1851

A view of Piccadilly, the street utterly blocked with carriages and crowds of pedestrians, all attempting to make their way to the Great Exhibition, men and women crowding the windows of the buildings, a banner... More

All the world going to see the Great Exhibition of 1851

All the world going to see the Great Exhibition of 1851

The globe, the peoples of the earth rushing to the Crystal Palace. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

The dispersion of the works of all nations from the Great Exhibition of 1851

The dispersion of the works of all nations from the Great Exhibition o...

The specimens and artifacts of the Great Exhibition flying away in clouds of mist, including clothing, musical instruments, statues, stuffed animals and scientific instruments. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Agricultural implements

Agricultural implements

Photograph shows three pieces of farm equipment: a cultivator, cart, and a harrow. Salted paper photoprint by Claude-Marie Ferrier or Hugh Owen. Illus. in: Reports by the Juries, London, Spicer Brothers, 1852, ... More

Second street museum of living animals now exhibiting at 281 North 2d St., between Callowhill and Willow streets / Scott, Printer, 12 Hudson's Alley, Philadelphia.

Second street museum of living animals now exhibiting at 281 North 2d ...

Print shows an advertisement for the Second Street Museum of Living Animals depicting "Romulus, the fighting California grizzly bear" in a fight against "Napoleon 4th", a large bull, on April 8, 1853. The adver... More

Ballon de cuivre. Ateliers de construction, impasse du Maine, no. 10, près le chemin de fer de la rive gauche. Tous les jours de 9 heures a 6 heures ...

Ballon de cuivre. Ateliers de construction, impasse du Maine, no. 10, ...

Admission ticket to an exhibition of a copper balloon in Paris in the late 1850s. Title from item. Text continues: "Cette machine aérostatique, de forme sphérique, de 10 mètres de diamètre, complètement en cuiv... More

Le ballon de cuivre, qui doit incessamment s'élever dans les airs est visible en ce moment dans les ateliers de construction, Impasse du Maine, no. 10, près le chemin de fer de la Rive gauche ...

Le ballon de cuivre, qui doit incessamment s'élever dans les airs est ...

Text-only broadside announcing the public viewing of a copper balloon, at Impasse du Maine, Paris.

Navire aérien, le poisson volant, inventé et exécuté par M. Camille Vert, ingénieur-mécanicien ... / Paris, Camille Vert, rue de la Pépinière, 86.

Navire aérien, le poisson volant, inventé et exécuté par M. Camille Ve...

Broadside announcing the exhibit at the Palais de l'industrie, séances expérimentales in Paris of a fish-shaped, steam-powered airship designed by Camille Vert. Features design drawing of the airship, equipped ... More

Plakat. Utstilling i 1993 av fotografier tatt av Knud Knudsen på Norsk Folkemuseum

Plakat. Utstilling i 1993 av fotografier tatt av Knud Knudsen på Norsk...

Plakat. Utstilling i 1993 av fotografier tatt av Knud Knudsen på Norsk Folkemuseum

The International Exhibition of 1862 The foreign picture gallery.

The International Exhibition of 1862 The foreign picture gallery.

Stereograph shows exhibition room with paintings and sculptures. Title from item. No. 76.

International Exhibition, 1862, plan showing the disposition of goods in the galleries, to accompany the report of her majesty's commissioners

International Exhibition, 1862, plan showing the disposition of goods ...

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Edwards, James. Pettit,... More

Costume of ladies' at the Normandy stand, Metropolitan Fair, April 1864 / Gurney & Son.

Costume of ladies' at the Normandy stand, Metropolitan Fair, April 186...

Photograph shows portrait of a woman in a traditional costume from Normandy, France. Title from item. On verso: To Nettie & Lin with compliments of Mrs. Robt. Larason. On verso: Photographed by J. Gurney & Son,... More

Reprofotografi - Stockholmsutställningen 1866

Reprofotografi - Stockholmsutställningen 1866

1985 skänkte Borgarhemmet i Uppsala 99 stycken glasplåtar samt ett antal kopior vilka tillhört Emma Osti som bodde på Borgarhemmet mellan 1930 och 1954. Bilderna hittades på vinden och de flesta motiven är från... More

Reprofotografi - Stockholmsutställningen 1866

Reprofotografi - Stockholmsutställningen 1866

1985 skänkte Borgarhemmet i Uppsala 99 stycken glasplåtar samt ett antal kopior vilka tillhört Emma Osti som bodde på Borgarhemmet mellan 1930 och 1954. Bilderna hittades på vinden och de flesta motiven är från... More

Reprofotografi - Stockholmsutställningen, Kungsträdgården, Stockholm 1866

Reprofotografi - Stockholmsutställningen, Kungsträdgården, Stockholm 1...

1985 skänkte Borgarhemmet i Uppsala 99 stycken glasplåtar samt ett antal kopior vilka tillhört Emma Osti som bodde på Borgarhemmet mellan 1930 och 1954. Bilderna hittades på vinden och de flesta motiven är från... More

Hoboken riding club, riding the "Jeu de Barre," or catch play, at their annual exhibition, March 24 / Bghs.

Hoboken riding club, riding the "Jeu de Barre," or catch play, at thei...

Print shows three horsemen, in an arena, engaged in a contest where the objective is to capture a ribbon attached to the left shoulder of each rider without losing ones own ribbon. Title from item. Illus. in: F... More

L'Aérienne, nouveau systême de ballon dirigeable par Camille Dupuy

L'Aérienne, nouveau systême de ballon dirigeable par Camille Dupuy

Broadside announcing the exhibition of a navigable balloon designed by Camille Dupuy at the "boulevart Magenta, 37" and the "rue des Marais, St. Martin" in Paris beginning December 18, 1866. Title from item. Ti... More

[View of the Paris Exposition of 1867 showing waterfront, main exhibit building, and balloon flying in the distance]

[View of the Paris Exposition of 1867 showing waterfront, main exhibit...

Title devised by Library staff. Tissandier collection.

Mrs. Lincoln's wardrobe on exhibition in New York / sketched by Stanley Fox.

Mrs. Lincoln's wardrobe on exhibition in New York / sketched by Stanle...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 11, no. 565 (1867 October 26), p. 684.

Exposition Universelle de Paris, 1867 Galeries des Beaux-Arts. Section Italienne.

Exposition Universelle de Paris, 1867 Galeries des Beaux-Arts. Section...

Stereograph shows sculpture and paintings on display at the 1867 world's fair in Paris. Title from item. Part of caption also in English.

Highly probable mistake at the forthcoming Paris Exhibition, (where it is understood the aboriginal element is to be largely represented) / JG (?).

Highly probable mistake at the forthcoming Paris Exhibition, (where it...

Cartoon showing polite Frenchman saying to Sioux Indian: "Ah? oui-ya-as. I flatter myself to have the honor to address Mistare Andrewes Johnsons." Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1867 Feb. 23, p. 368.

A geometrical elevation of the East Front of the permanent and temporary buildings connected, and description for the U.S. Centennial Exhibition

A geometrical elevation of the East Front of the permanent and tempora...

D11266 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Samuel Sloan. Photograph of drawing(?).

The cheapest eating house in America a warm meal for 5 cts. / / Copelin, photographer.

The cheapest eating house in America a warm meal for 5 cts. / / Copeli...

Photograph shows a food stand within a large pavilion, probably at the Interstate Industrial Exposition in Chicago. Title from item.

The Vienna Universal Exhibition, section through the central rotunda

The Vienna Universal Exhibition, section through the central rotunda

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Pettit, Henry. Category... More

Weltausstellung 1873 in Wien / gezeichnet von F. Laufberger ; radirt von W. Unger.

Weltausstellung 1873 in Wien / gezeichnet von F. Laufberger ; radirt v...

Print shows an ornamental certificate with allegorical figures presented to Joseph E. Holmes, a juror of "Group XIII" at the Vienna International Exhibition, Vienna, 1873. Title from item. Caption: Der Präsiden... More

The Cincinnati Industrial Exposition / from sketches by H.F. Farney.

The Cincinnati Industrial Exposition / from sketches by H.F. Farney.

Composite of eight scenes at the Cincinnati Industrial Exposition. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1872 Oct. 19, pp. 808-809.

Bird's eye view, International Exhibition, 1876--Fairmont Park, Philadelphia / projected by Sydney Smirke, from drawings of the architects & engineers of the U.S. Commission; photo-lith. by Julius Bien, N.Y.

Bird's eye view, International Exhibition, 1876--Fairmont Park, Philad...

Illus. in: Album of the International exhibition at Philadelphia to commemorate the centennial of the United States of America. New York : J. Bien, 1875, plate 7. Copyright by Sydney Smirke.

Our centennial--the opening ceremonies--playing Wagner's centennial march

Our centennial--the opening ceremonies--playing Wagner's centennial ma...

Main building and crowd at Centennial Exposition, Philadelphia, Pa. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1876 May 27, p. 424.

Stereobild med motiv från öppningen av Centennial International Exhibition 1876.

Stereobild med motiv från öppningen av Centennial International Exhibi...

Stereobild med motiv från öppningen av Centennial International Exhibition 1876.

International Exhibition, main exhibition building, Machinery Hall

International Exhibition, main exhibition building, Machinery Hall

5859 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2... More

International Exhibition, Fairmount Park, Philadelphia

International Exhibition, Fairmount Park, Philadelphia

9307 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2... More

Main Building from S gallery

Main Building from S gallery

Aerial view of exhibit at the 1876 Centennial Exhibition. 966H U.S. Copyright Office. No. 2207.

Stereobild, motiv från utställningshall vid Centennial International Exhibition 1876.

Stereobild, motiv från utställningshall vid Centennial International E...

Stereobild, motiv från utställningshall vid Centennial International Exhibition 1876.

Bird's-eye view from Observatory Hill, Ft. Park

Bird's-eye view from Observatory Hill, Ft. Park

Centennial Exhibition, Philadelphia.

StereobildV av Agricultural Hall, Centennial International Exhibition 1876.

StereobildV av Agricultural Hall, Centennial International Exhibition ...

StereobildV av Agricultural Hall, Centennial International Exhibition 1876.

Centennial jubilee, memorial card

Centennial jubilee, memorial card

97228 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-... More

Centennial grounds looking ...

Centennial grounds looking ...

Photograph shows aerial view of the 1876 Centennial Exhibition grounds. In lower left corner are wagons and a pole flying signal flags. Title from item.