An excellent starting point for researching various aspects of the World's Columbian Exposition of 1893. (Note: Search the WorldCat catalog using the search terms "WCE Collection" for a full listing of volumes held by The Field Museum.)
© The Field Museum, GN90799d_LakefrontPainting. Colored Pencil and watercolor rendition [painting] by artist Childe Hassam of the fair grounds from an elevated perspective. June 1, 1893.
Examples of holdings in the Rare Book Room include the following titles. For a comprehensive list, please visit the Library's catalog on WorldCat at fieldmuseumlibrary.on.worldcat.org.