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1. 1904 Saint Louis World's Fair 1904 Saint Louis World's Fair File containing a magazine or book excerpt with several large photos and captions from scenes at the 1904 Saint Louis World's Fair, including the Administration Building, Machinery Hall, the California...

2. A Resurrection of Native Arts and Crafts: The St. Louis World's Fair, 1904 A Resurrection of Native Arts and Crafts: The St. Louis World's Fair, 1904 April 1993 Article about the expositions for Indian arts and crafts at the 1904 Saint Louis World's Fair, with photos of displays by several Indian tribes, including Geronimo himself.

3. An Oddity of Empire: The Philippine Scouts and the 1904 World's Fair An Oddity of Empire: The Philippine Scouts and the 1904 World's Fair Winter 1994-1995 Article about the Philippine Exhibit at the 1904 World's Fair and its intended purposes "to contrast the 'intellectual condition of Filipinos prior to the American guardianship and their intellectual progress...

4. Designers of the Fair Designers of the Fair November 1892 Photos, portraits, and biographical article about the designers of the 1904 World's Fair in Saint Louis, including Henry Van Brunt of the Kansas City firm Van Brunt & Howe, Daniel Burnham, Louis Sullivan,...

5. Excelsior Springs, Regent Spring & Wabash Depot Excelsior Springs, Regent Spring & Wabash Depot 2 postcards of Excelsior Springs, Regent Spring & Wabash Depot

6. George Edward Kessler George Edward Kessler Spring//1991 Photos and biographical article about George Kessler (1862-1923), a nationally prominent landscape architect and designer of Kansas City's park and boulevard system. Description of his life and career,...

7. George Kessler Collection Finding Aid George Kessler Collection Finding Aid 1895-1923 This one box collection includes 16 landscape drawings done primarily by George Kessler, dated 1910 - 1916 and covering not only Penn Valley Park and North Terrace Park in Kansas City but also projects...

8. Hale's Fire Fighters Hale's Fire Fighters October 1975 Photo of the firefighters' home base at the World's Fair in Saint Louis, Missouri.

9. Henry Van Brunt Henry Van Brunt N.d. [1904] Folder contains a black and white drawing of the Kansas City Casino at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition done by Van Brunt & Howe Architects. It includes an insert of a diagram of the building's interior....

10. Imperialism on Display: The Philippine Exhibition at the 1904 World's Fair Imperialism on Display: The Philippine Exhibition at the 1904 World's Fair Spring 1993 Examination of the Philippine Exhibition at the 1904 World's Fair in Saint Louis as a display of the United States' pinnacle of imperialism and arrogance in treatment of Filipinos in the wake of the 1899...

11. Kansas City Casino Kansas City Casino February 1, 1904 Illustration and one-page article about the "Kansas City Casino" at the Saint Louis World's Fair of 1904. The monument at the "Municipal Improvement Exhibit" at the fair was said to be the only representation...

12. Kansas City Casino Building Kansas City Casino Building Newspaper clippings about the Kansas City building called the casino for the 1904 fair at Saint Louis called the Louisiana Purchase Exposition.

13. King's Visit to Kansas Brief but Beautiful King's Visit to Kansas Brief but Beautiful April 19, 1976 Article about the visit by King Gustav XVI of Sweden to Lindsborg, Kansas, three-fourths Swedish in population and its tornado-abbreviated festivities, including a royal rededication of the Swedish Pavilion...

14. Lewis and Clark Resources Lewis and Clark Resources 2003 A bibliography of materials related to Lewis and Clark held by the Kansas City Public Library.

15. Louisiana Purchase Cemmemorations Louisiana Purchase Cemmemorations File contains articles and brochures and material about the centennial and bicentennial celebrations for the Louisiana Purchase.

16. Louisiana Purchase Exposition Louisiana Purchase Exposition 1903-1904 Folder contains an invitation and envelope to the dedication of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition held April 30 and May 1, 1903, in St. Louis. Also includes several published photographs of the Exhibition,...

17. Meet Me in St. Louis Meet Me in St. Louis April 1, 2004 A review of the 1904 World's Fair with lists of "firsts," famous faces at the fair; and "the wonder of it all."

18. Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture 1928 Photo of "Festival Hall at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, Saint Louis, 1904, [also known as the 1904 World's Fair], Cass Gilbert, New York, [a]rchitect, Geo. E. Kessler, St. Louis, [l]andscape [a]rchitect."...

19. Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture Missouri's Contribution to American Architecture 1928 Photos of the "Jefferson Memorial Hall, St. Louis, [d]edicated in 1913, Isaac S. Taylor, St. Louis, [a]rchitect," marking "the site of the main entrance to the Louisiana Purchase Exposition," also known...

20. Museum Gets 1904 World's Fair Treasures Museum Gets 1904 World's Fair Treasures October 17, 2011 Melvin Getlan and his brother, Ronald, donated 46 boxes of memorabilia from the 1904 World's Fair in St. Louis to the Missouri State Museum. The items are being prepared for an exhibit planned for the...