Hammer, William J (Wiiliam Joseph) (electrical engineer) 1858-1934
Edison, Thomas A (Thomas Alva) 1847-1931
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.)
Exposition Universelle, Paris (1889)
Silver gelatin on paper
Silver albumen on paper
Tour Eiffel (Paris, France)
Saint Louis (Mo.)
Photographs in boxes 98-99, Series 4, Photographs.
Approx. 150 photographs of five World's Fairs: the Exposition Universelle (Paris 1889); the Berlin Exposition (1883, with an 1881 photograph); the London Crystal Palace Exposition (1882); the 1884 Philadelphia fair; the St. Louis fair, 1904; etc. Edison's inventions are numerous, but other scenes, such as the Eiffel Tower, are also included.