World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: SC 00941
Scope and Contents Diary of Samuel A. Fate of Marits, which is a part of Denmark, Morrow County, Ohio. Daily entries record weather, farm chores like feeding livestock, taking cows to pasture, and others, like painting the school house, cutting ice, assisting with a funeral or an election. Fate comments on the economical difficulties of the time. Also described is a trip to the 1893 Chicago World Fair.Some accounts are listed at the back of the diary.Some of the Ohio place names mentioned...
Identifier: UA 5.056
Scope and Contents This collection contains 68 buttons, 2 belt buckles, and 2 cockades taken from Spanish prisoners of war or from sunken ships off of Cuba. It also contains a commemorative medal from the World's Columbian Exposition in 1893.