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Archives & Manuscripts

Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.)

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Centennial Memoranda book

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Identifier: HC.MC-801-11-001
Scope and Content note This is a pocket sized notebook with a cover that reads “Centennial Memoranda 1876” and has a labeled drawing of Memorial Hall. It contains observations and lists from Fayette L. Rounds’ trip to the Philadelphia Centennial Exposition from October 7th, 1876 to October 10th, 1876. Throughout his notes he observes many of the exhibits, as well as their contents. He often includes prices along with his observations. Some of the things he records are the Golden Pyramid from British Colombia, musical...