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Historical dictionary of world"s fairs and expositions, 1851-1988

Historical dictionary of world"s fairs and expositions, 1851-1988

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Published by Greenwood Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trade shows -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [411]-417) and index.

    StatementJohn E. Findling, editor ; Kimberly D. Pelle, assistant editor.
    ContributionsFindling, John E., Pelle, Kimberly D.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsT395 .H57 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 443 p. :
    Number of Pages443
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2197495M
    ISBN 100313260230
    LC Control Number89017217

    World’s Fairs: A Global History of Expositions comprises not only official documents, correspondence, catalogues, and other publications from the fairs, but also diaries, souvenirs, posters, postcards, songs, music scores, and sound recordings of interviews and music. The interviews are fascinating and offer insights into how visitors. Courtesy Pinterest. Column Top: Official Souvenir Guidebook for the New Orleans World's Fair, , Expo Authority. Column Below: Official mascot, Seymour D. Fair, , Expo Authority via Pinterest. Other Histories of World's Fairs to Check Out. Quick List of All Expos 1st World's Fair in History London New Orleans St. Louis

      Books; Primary Sources. Historical Dictionary of World's Fairs and Expositions, by John E. Findling (Editor) Call Number: T H57 Publication Date: History of World's Fairs. Source: Official Site of the Bureau International des Expositions. Includes videos, images, articles.   North, Central and South American Exposition. ; Louisiana World Exposition. New York, New York, U.S.A. ; American Institute Fair. ; Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations. x New York Crystal Palace Exhibition. x World’s Fair of the Works of Industry of All Nations. ; World‘s Fair [never held]

    Other Histories of World's Fairs to Check Out. Quick List of All Expos 1st World's Fair in History London Philadelphia Paris Paris St. Louis Paris Brussels Montreal Vancouver Shanghai ; For more info about the World's Fair Decision Model, development of the model, the study participants, etc. The. “The Pacific Southwest Exposition, Long Beach, California, ,” in The Historical Dictionary of the World’s Fairs And Expositions, (Greenwood Press, ; ). With David Bernstein, “California State University, Long Beach, A Historical Overview: ”.


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: Historical Dictionary of World's Fairs and Expositions, (): Pelle, Kimberly D., Findling, John E.: BooksCited by: Historical dictionary of world's fairs and expositions, User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. This is the first reference work devoted to world's fairs and expositions.

It contains over 90 essays by more than 60 authors, each dealing with a world's fair or exposition held between and Read full review. Get this from a library. Historical dictionary of world's fairs and expositions, [John E Findling; Kimberly D Pelle;] -- Essays on over 90 fairs held between and Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Historical Dictionary of World's Fairs and Expositions, at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5.

Buy Historical Dictionary of World's Fairs and Expositions, Annotated edition by Findling, John E., Pelle, Kimberly D. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). Historical Dictionary of World's Fairs and Expositions, (Book): This reference book contains over 90 essays by more than 60 authors, each dealing with a world's fair or international exposition held between and Many of these authors have written monographs or dissertations on fairs, while other essays were prepared by scholars with expertise in the social and.

JOHN E. FINDLING is Professor of History at Indiana University Southeast. He is the author or editor of several other books including Historical Dictionary of World's Fairs and Expositions, (Greenwood, ) and Dictionary of American Diplomatic History (Greenwood, Revised and Expanded, ). KIMBERLY D.

PELLE is the coeditor of Historical Dictionary of World's Fairs 5/5(1). collection of world’s Historical dictionary of worlds fairs and expositions materials covers several decades (bulk – ) and includes both the Larry Zim World's Fair Collection and materials that the Smithsonian produced for international expositions.

Many items are available on microfilm. The Books of the Fairs: Material about World’s Fairs,in the Smithsonian Institution. This is a list of international and colonial world's fairs, as well as a list of national exhibitions, a comprehensive chronological list of world's fairs (with notable permanent buildings built).

For an annotated list of all world's fairs sanctioned by the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE), see List of world expositions. The –40 New York World's Fair, and those that followed, took a different approach, one less focused on technology and aimed more at cultural themes and social instance, the theme of the fair was "Building the World of Tomorrow"; at the –65 New York World's Fair, it was "Peace Through Understanding"; at the International and Universal Exposition in Montreal.

ling and Pelle, Historical Dictionary of World’s Fairs and Expositions, (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, ). Some works on the exhibitionary phenomenon in general include, in descending chrono-Guido Abbattista Concepts and Categories in the History of World Expositions: Introductory Remarks.

For more World's Fairs and International Expos, both prior to the establishment of the Bureau of International Expositions in and beyond, check out the World's Fair History Quick List, including the fairs outside the United States which the United States participated in, and a few that they did not.

London - 1st Fair Quick List of All. BOOK NOOK: Browse books in 5th Floor Nook Dictionaries & Encyclopedias Historical dictionary of world's fairs and expositions, The list of fairs that appears in the appendix contains only those that appear in the checklist. The names of fairs were compared with several other published lists, such as John E.

Findling and Kimberly D. Pelle’s Historical Dictionary of World’s Fairs and Expositions, (Westport, Conn., ). Ronald J. Mahoney, head of Special. This is a thorough revision and updating of the book originally published as A Historical Dictionary of World's Fairs and Expositions in The new entries include essays on the world's fairs to be held in Zaragoza, Spain, in and in Shanghai, China, in Many of the original essays have been revised and expanded.

Findling, John E. Historical Dictionary of World’s Fairs and Expositions, New York: Greenwood Press, Newberry Call Number: Ref T H57 Smithsonian Institution Libraries. The Books of the Fairs: Materials about World’s Fairs in the Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Chicago: American Library Association, World’s fair, large international exhibition of a wide variety of industrial, scientific, and cultural items displayed at a specific site for a period of time, ranging usually from three to six months.

Since the midth century more than world’s fairs have been held in more than 20 countries around the world. Historical Dictionary of the Modern Olympic Movement. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, Edited with John E. Findling. Selected by Choice as an Outstanding Academic Book for Historical Dictionary of World s Fairs and Expositions, Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, Co-edited with John E.

Findling. Books about World's Fairs a history of World's Fairs and Expositions, from London to Shanghai, by Paul Greenhalgh. Call Number: popovsz TG74 ISBN: Publication Date: Historical Dictionary of World's Fairs and Expositions, by John E. Findling (Editor) Call Number: pop TH57 Historical Dictionary of World's Fairs and Expositions, (Westport, CN: ).

Gideon, Siegfried. "Can Expositions Survive?" Architectural Forum 69 (December ): Greenhalgh, Paul. Ephemeral Vistas: The Expositions Universelles, Great Expositions, and World's Fairs, Manchester, Harris, Neil. Author of Fair America, Historical Dictionary of World's Fairs and Expositions,and Encyclopedia of the Modern Olympic Movement/5(1).See John E.

Findling, ed., Historical Dictionary of World's Fairs and Expositions,(New York: Greenwood Press, ) for further information on the Centennial Exhibition of Archive Hagley Museum and Library Archive Reference.Historical Dictionary of World's Fairs and Expositions, GENERAL SURVEYS ON WORLD'S FAIRS Findling, John, ed.

Historical Dictionary of World's Fairs and Expositions,