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World's Fair
World's Fair

World's Fair souvenirs from all of the fairs are collected. The first fair was the Great Exhibition of 1851 in London. The term "world's fair" was used to refer to these events until Expo 67 in Montreal, when the term "expo" became popular. Some other important exhibitions and fairs include Philadelphia, 1876 (Centennial); Chicago, 1893 (World's Columbian); Buffalo, 1901 (Pan-American); St. Louis, 1904 (Louisiana Purchase); Portland, 1905 (Lewis & Clark Centennial Exposition); San Francisco, 1915 (Panama-Pacific); Philadelphia, 1926 (Sesquicentennial); Chicago, 1933 (Century of Progress); Cleveland, 1936 (Great Lakes); San Francisco, 1939 (Golden Gate International); New York, 1939 (World of Tomorrow); Seattle, 1962 (Century 21); New York, 1964; Montreal, 1967; Knoxville (Energy Turns the World) 1982; New Orleans, 1984; Tsukuba, Japan, 1985; Vancouver, B.C., 1986; Brisbane, Australia, 1988; Seville, Spain, 1992; Genoa, Italy, 1992; Seoul, Korea, 1993; Lisbon, Portugal, 1998; Hanover, Germany, 2000; and Aichi, Japan, 2005. Memorabilia of fairs include directories, pictures, fabrics, ceramics, etc. Memorabilia from other similar celebrations may be listed in the Souvenir category.

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 World's FairPerfume Bottle1893, Chicago, Columbian Exposition Scene, Enameled Glass, Brass Lid, 2 3/4 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 World's FairPin1901, Buffalo, Pan-American Exposition, Windrath Back Paper, Celluloid, 1 1/4 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 World's FairPin1904, St. Louis, Chinese Village, Dragon, Black On Yellow, 1 1/2 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 World's FairPin1904, St. Louis, Palace Of Machinery, Sepia, Celluloid, 3 1/2 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 World's FairPin1939, New York, Deutsche Tag, June 2, Gerhartdt Hoffmann, Celluloid, Swastika, 2 1/4 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 World's FairPin1964, New York, New York State Exhibit, Star Of The Fair, Viewing Tower, 3 1/2 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 World's FairPitcher1893, Chicago, Blue, White Relief Scenes, Fort Dearborn, Fire, Copeland, 8 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
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 World's FairPlate1904, St. Louis, Louisiana Purchase, Marked Weller, 5 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 World's FairPlate1939, New York, Art Deco Graphics, Blue, J & G Meakins, Eng., 10 1/2 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 World's FairPlate1939, New York, Cobalt Blue, J & G Meakins, England, 10 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 World's FairPlate1939, New York, Trylon & Perisphere, Wooden, Flowers2013Login / Create Account for Price
 World's FairPlatter1876, Philadelphia, Ironstone, Give Us This Day Our Daily Bread, Open Handles, Oval2013Login / Create Account for Price
 World's FairPostcard1939, New York, Trylon & Perisphere, Linen2013Login / Create Account for Price
 World's FairPoster1929, New York, Uniformed Tour Guide, Perisphere, Fireworks, 30 x 20 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 World's FairPoster1937, Paris, Face, Silhouette, Flags, Lithograph, Jean Carlu, 63 x 47 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 World's FairPoster1964-65, New York, Family, Unisphere, Bob Peak, Linen Mount, 43 x 28 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 World's FairPowder Box1900, St. Louis, Glass Liner, Mirror, Embossed Scrolls, Brass, 4 1/2 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 World's FairPrint1893, Chicago, Columbian, Ferris Wheel, 10 x 12 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 World's FairPuzzle Set1876, Philadelphia, Centennial, Exhibition, Wood, Chromolithograph, 22 x 12 In., 5 Piece2013Login / Create Account for Price
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 World's FairSeat1939, New York, Walking Stick, Chair, Cane, Wood, 36 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
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