Centennial Exhibition Collection
Scope and Contents
Collection includes various objects related to the Centennial Exhibition (Philadelphia, 1876).
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Conditions Governing Use Note
Notification of intent to publish, quote, or cite archival materials is required. Please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org. The collection is the physical property of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art (CBMAA). Other rights, including copyright belong to the authors and their legal heirs and assigns. For further information please contact CBMAA library.
The Centennial International Exhibition of 1876 was the first official World's Fair to be held in the United States. It was held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from May 10 to November 10, 1876, to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia.
6 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
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