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Adopt “Souvenir views of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition”

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Wed, 20 May 2015 13:00:49 +0000
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Advancement and Development
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World's Fair materials
Adopt A Book
Souvenir
World's fair
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2015 marks the 100th anniversary of the Panama–Pacific International Exposition, held in San Francisco, between February 20 and December 4 in 1915. Its ostensible purpose was to celebrate the completion of the Panama Canal, but it was widely seen in the city as an opportunity to showcase its recovery from the 1906 earthquake. The fair <a href="http://blog.library.si.edu/2015/05/adopt-souvenir-views-of-the-panama-pacific-international-exposition/#more-'" class="more-link">more &#187;</a>
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