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Bigler, Brian J.; Mudrey, Lynn Martinson / The Norway Building of the 1893 Chicago World's Fair : a building's journey from Norway to America : an architectural legacy
(1992)

The Grand World's Columbian Exposition: planning the fair,   pp. 6-11 PDF (2.0 MB)


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The German Government Building.
The Norwegian Government Building.
From Rand McNally & Co.'s Handbook of the World's
Columbian Exposition, Chicago, 1893.
Ceylon Court.
tectural gems was constructed by the peoples of the United States and
the world. Great exhibition halls were built to display the arts, trade goods,
natural and man-made sciences, and the industrial ingenuity of the nations,
colonies and principalities represented. The park itself surely was a won-
derland to the thousands who visited during the duration of the Fair. The
most modem conveniences of the day were incorporated into the grand
plan. There were, among other innovations, a moving sidewalk on the
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