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World's Columbian Exposition Souvenir Ring

Measurements:
overall: 1/4 in x 3/4 in; .635 cm x 1.905 cm
Object Name:
Ring
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1893
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Related event:
World's Columbian Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
The Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
ID Number:
1989.0438.0637
Catalog number:
1989.0438.0637
Accession number:
1989.0438
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World's Columbian Exposition Souvenir Box

Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 in x 4 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in; 16.51 cm x 12.065 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
Box
souvenir
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1893
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Related event:
World's Columbian Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
The Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
ID Number:
1989.0438.0646
Catalog number:
1989.0438.0646
1893MS01
Accession number:
1989.0438
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World's Columbian Exposition Souvenir Medal

Measurements:
overall: 2 3/4 in; x 6.985 cm
Object Name:
Medal
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1893
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Related event:
World's Columbian Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
The Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
ID Number:
1989.0438.0674
Catalog number:
1989.0438.0674
1893NM28
Accession number:
1989.0438
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World's Columbian Exposition Souvenir Paperweight

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
paper (overall material)
blue (overall color)
green (overall color)
yellow (overall color)
Measurements:
average spatial: 1 1/4 in x 3 in; 3.175 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
Paperweight
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1893
Associated dates:
1893 05 01 / 1893 05 01, 1893 10 30 / 1893 10 30
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Related event:
World's Columbian Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
The Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
ID Number:
1989.0438.0625
Catalog number:
1989.0438.0625
Accession number:
1989.0438
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World's Columbian Exposition Souvenir Bank

Maker:
J. & E. Stevens Co.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 3 1/4 in x 6 1/2 in; 20.32 cm x 8.255 cm x 16.51 cm
Object Name:
mechanical bank
bank
souvenir bank
souvenir
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Associated Place:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1893
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Related event:
World's Columbian Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
The Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
ID Number:
1989.0438.0793
Accession number:
1989.0438
Catalog number:
1989.0438.0793
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National Museum of American History
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World's Columbian Exposition Souvenir Coin

Measurements:
overall: 1 1/8 in; x 2.8575 cm
Object Name:
Coin, Half-Dollar
coin
fifty cent piece
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1893
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Related event:
World's Columbian Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
The Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
ID Number:
1989.0438.0656
Catalog number:
1989.0438.0656
1893NM10
Accession number:
1989.0438
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National Museum of American History
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World's Columbian Exposition Souvenir Coin

Associated Name:
Wells Fargo  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/8 in; x 2.8575 cm
Object Name:
Coin, Half-Dollar
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1893
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Related event:
World's Columbian Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
The Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
ID Number:
1989.0438.0660
Catalog number:
1989.0438.0660
Accession number:
1989.0438
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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World's Columbian Exposition Souvenir Plate

Physical Description:
ceramic, stoneware (overall material)
white (overall color)
blue, grayish (overall color)
Measurements:
average spatial: 5/8 in x 8 3/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 21.2725 cm
Object Name:
Plate
Other Terms:
Plate; Commemorative; Side
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1893
Associated dates:
1893 05 01 / 1893 05 01, 1893 10 30 / 1893 10 30
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Related event:
World's Columbian Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
The Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
ID Number:
1989.0438.0550
Catalog number:
1989.0438.0550
Accession number:
1989.0438
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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World's Columbian Exposition Linen Broadside

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
blue (overall color)
red (overall color)
green (overall color)
yellow (overall color)
brown (overall color)
orange (overall color)
Measurements:
average spatial: 23 1/2 in x 24 1/4 in; 59.69 cm x 61.595 cm
Object Name:
Fabric, Length of
broadside
Other Terms:
Fabric, Length of; Commemorative
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1893
Associated dates:
1893 05 01 / 1893 05 01, 1893 10 30 / 1893 10 30
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Related event:
World's Columbian Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
The Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
ID Number:
1989.0438.0769A
Catalog number:
1989.0438.0769A
Accession number:
1989.0438
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-1650-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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World's Columbian Exposition Souvenir Fan

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
paper (overall material)
metal (overall material)
cloth (overall material)
blue (overall color)
gray (overall color)
green (overall color)
brown (overall color)
black (overall color)
red (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 24 in x 13 1/4 in; 60.96 cm x 33.655 cm
Object Name:
Fan
Other Terms:
Fan; Commemorative; Folding
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1893
Associated dates:
1893 05 01 / 1893 05 01, 1893 10 30 / 1893 10 30
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Related event:
World's Columbian Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
The Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
ID Number:
1989.0438.0618
Catalog number:
1989.0438.0618
Accession number:
1989.0438
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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World's Columbian Exposition Souvenir Paperweight

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
brown (overall color)
yellow (overall color)
white (overall color)
blue (overall color)
Measurements:
average spatial: 1 1/2 in x 3 in; 3.81 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
Paperweight
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1893
Associated dates:
1893 05 01 / 1893 05 01, 1893 10 30 / 1893 10 30
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Related event:
World's Columbian Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
The Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
ID Number:
1989.0438.0620
Catalog number:
1989.0438.0620
1893G02
Accession number:
1989.0438
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National Museum of American History
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World's Columbian Exposition Souvenir Medal

Physical Description:
aluminum (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 3/4 in; x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
Medal
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1893
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Related event:
World's Columbian Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
The Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
ID Number:
1989.0438.0662
Catalog number:
1989.0438.0662
1893NM16
Accession number:
1989.0438
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_1125308
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World's Columbian Exposition Souvenir Fan

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
cardboard (overall material)
black (overall color)
brown (overall color)
Measurements:
average spatial: 8 3/8 in x 14 in; x 21.2725 cm x 35.56 cm
Object Name:
Fan
Other Terms:
Fan; Commemorative
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1893
Associated dates:
1893 05 01 / 1893 05 01, 1893 10 30 / 1893 10 30
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Related event:
World's Columbian Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
The Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
ID Number:
1989.0438.0611A
Catalog number:
1989.0438.0611A
1893FN01A
Accession number:
1989.0438
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_1068056

World's Columbian Exposition Playing Cards

Maker:
Cland, G. W.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/8 in x 2 1/2 in; 8.5725 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
Playing Cards, Deck of
cards, deck of
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1893
Related event:
World's Columbian Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
Edward J. Mack
ID Number:
1994.0027.01
Accession number:
1994.0027
Catalog number:
1994.0027.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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World's Columbian Exposition Souvenir Toy

Depicted (sitter):
Columbus, Christopher  Search this
Maker:
Columbian Novelty Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/4 in; x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
Pull-Toy
toy
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1893
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Souvenirs  Search this
Toys  Search this
Related event:
World's Columbian Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
The Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
ID Number:
1989.0438.0792
Catalog number:
1989.0438.0792
Accession number:
1989.0438
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-973b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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World's Columbian Exposition Souvenir Pocket Knife

Measurements:
overall: 1/2 in x 1/4 in x 3 1/8 in; 1.27 cm x .635 cm x 7.9375 cm
Object Name:
Pocket Knife
knife
souvenir knife
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1893
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Related event:
World's Columbian Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
The Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
ID Number:
1989.0438.0579
Catalog number:
1989.0438.0579
Accession number:
1989.0438
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-a64c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1125228

World's Columbian Exposition Souvenir Coin Purse

Measurements:
overall: 3 1/8 in x 1 3/4 in x 2 in; 7.9375 cm x 4.445 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
Purse, Coin
coin purse
purse
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1893
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Related event:
World's Columbian Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
The Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
ID Number:
1989.0438.0636
Catalog number:
1989.0438.0636
Accession number:
1989.0438
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-a3aa-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1125281

World's Columbian Exposition Souvenir Match Safe

Measurements:
overall: 1 1/2 in x 3/8 in x 2 5/8 in; 3.81 cm x .9525 cm x 6.6675 cm
Object Name:
Match Safe
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1893
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Related event:
World's Columbian Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
The Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
ID Number:
1989.0438.0722
Catalog number:
1989.0438.0722
Accession number:
1989.0438
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-b755-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1125916

World's Columbian Exposition Souvenir Tea Spoon

Measurements:
overall: 1 1/4 in x 5 7/8 in x 5/8 in; 3.175 cm x 14.9225 cm x 1.5875 cm
Object Name:
Teaspoon
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1893
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Related event:
World's Columbian Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
The Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
ID Number:
1989.0438.0745
Catalog number:
1989.0438.0745
Accession number:
1989.0438
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-ba77-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1125941

World's Columbian Exposition Souvenir Playing Cards

Maker:
World's Fair Souvenir Card Co.  Search this
Winter Art Litho. Co.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
Playing Cards, Deck of
playing cards
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1893
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Related event:
World's Columbian Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
The Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
ID Number:
1989.0438.0789
Catalog number:
1989.0438.0789
1893TY02
Accession number:
1989.0438
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-daf2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1125975

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