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Larsen, Erik. The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America. New York: Vintage, 2004.
In February 1890, Chicago won Congress’s approval, over all other US cities, to host the 1893 World’s Fair. 613 more words
Contextualizing the Columbian Exhibition
Ware’s setting of the 1893 Columbian Exposition ought to also be viewed as one such moment when Ware questions comics’ legacy at the same moment he grapples with the paternity of the Corrigan men. 744 more words
As a huge fan of the 1893 World’s Fair (also known as the Columbian Exposition), I made a special point of getting down to the Field Museum to see the exhibit… 349 more words