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Salesman's Canvassing Book, the Centennial Exposition

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-801-11-004

Scope and Contents

Salesman's dummy of The Centennial Exposition described and illustrated. At the back is a list of names of purchasers and the amounts they paid. There are also several sample binding designs included.

Dates

  • 1876

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Historical Note

The Centennial Exposition was held May 10 through November 10, 1876, in Philadelphia, in order to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. It was the first World's Fair held in the United States.

Extent

.2 Linear Feet (1 volume)

Language

English

Overview

Salesman's dummy of The Centennial Exposition described and illustrated.

Arrangement

Materials are preserved in the original order.

Acquisition

Purchased.

Related Materials

MC.801.11.001, Centennial Memoranda book

Processing Information

Processed by Sarah Horowitz; completed May, 2017.
Title
Salesman's Canvassing Book, the Centennial Exposition, 1876
Author
Sarah Horowitz
Date
May, 2017
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

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