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1893 World's Columbian Exposition: Images

For six short months in 1893, Jackson Park in Chicago was home to one of the largest and most spectacular expositions of the 19th Century. Near the close of the Fair, The Field Columbian Museum (now The Field Museum) was founded.

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 © The Field Museum, GN90799d_CON_00Cw. Photographic World's Fair and Midway Plaisance. W.B. Conkey Company (1893 Chicago, Illinois).

Getty Images

A collection of Field Museum high-resolution images from the World's Fair is offered via Getty Images.