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Ticket with Man with Instrument for the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition Chicago - World's Fair

Inv# WF1038   Stock/Tickets
State(s): Illinois
Years: 1893

Columbian Expo ticket for Chicago printed by American Bank Note Company, New York. "Admit the Bearer". Rare! The World's Columbian Exposition (also known as the Chicago World's Fair) was a world's fair held in Chicago in 1893 to celebrate the 400th anniversary of Christopher Columbus's arrival in the New World in 1492. The centerpiece of the Fair, held in Jackson Park, was a large water pool representing the voyage Columbus took to the New World. Chicago had won the right to host the fair over several other cities, including New York City, Washington, D.C., and St. Louis. The exposition was an influential social and cultural event and had a profound effect on American architecture, the arts, American industrial optimism, and Chicago's image. Read more at

Condition: C.U.
Item ordered may not be exact piece shown. All original and authentic.