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Modern Times | Celebrating and Creating History: America's Centennial Exposition
Karen Pope details America's first World's Fair in this fascinating lecture
Karen Pope details America’s first World’s Fair in this fascinating lecture
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2022 | 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM CST
*Doors at 2:00pm. Lecture at 2:30pm.
In Person and Online!
$10 General | $5 Student | Free for NHCM Members
The Centennial International Exhibition of 1876, the first official World’s Fair to be held in the United States, was held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. Nearly 10 million visitors attended the exposition, and 37 countries participated inView more
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