Pan-American Exposition Photograph Collection

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Midway attractions: Lubin's Cineograph, Buffalo Caf, Streets of Cairo
Midway attractions: Lubin's Cineograph, Buffalo Caf, Streets of Cairo
Midway attractions: Lubin's Cineograph, Buffalo Caf, Streets of Cairo.
Fountain of Abundance in front of Ethnology Building
Fountain of Abundance in front of Ethnology Building
Fountain of Abundance in front of Ethnology Building (domed building to right). The Music Building, where President McKinley was shot, is the domed building behind the Ethnology Building. On the far left is the Horticulture Building.
Darkest Africa exhibit (African Village) on the Midway, side view
Darkest Africa exhibit (African Village) on the Midway, side view
Darkest Africa exhibit (African Village) on the Midway, side view.
The Great Northwestern R.R.; on verso: "Mrs. Bliss wasn't sure this was in                Fair-Engine is to [sic] early"
The Great Northwestern R.R.; on verso: "Mrs. Bliss wasn't sure this was in Fair-Engine is to [sic] early"
The Great Northwestern R.R.; on verso: "Mrs. Bliss wasn't sure this was in Fair-Engine is to [sic] early".
The Feature of the Midway: Akoun's Beautiful Orient, side view
The Feature of the Midway: Akoun's Beautiful Orient, side view
The Feature of the Midway: Akoun's Beautiful Orient, side view.
Drill of U.S. Life Saving Crew, lakeside (2 of 2)
Drill of U.S. Life Saving Crew, lakeside (2 of 2)
Drill of U.S. Life Saving Crew, lakeside at Park Lake (2 of 2). The Crew would later become the U.S. Coast Guard.
Entrance to Midway attraction (Esau?)
Entrance to Midway attraction (Esau?)
Entrance to Midway attraction (Esau?).
Lions at Bostock's Trained Wild Animals
Lions at Bostock's Trained Wild Animals
Lions at Bostock's Trained Wild Animals (also known as Bostock's Zoological Arena).
Jinrickshaws, Fair Japan exhibit (Japanese Village), close view
Jinrickshaws, Fair Japan exhibit (Japanese Village), close view
Jinrickshaws, Fair Japan exhibit (Japanese Village), close view. Jinrickshaw and driver were available for rent by visitors to the Midway. The exhibit also served as a residence for the employees staffing the exhibit.
Esquimaux Village, on the Midway
Esquimaux Village, on the Midway
Esquimaux Village, on the Midway. The awning reads "savage arctic life."
Roltair's House Upside Down, on the Midway
Roltair's House Upside Down, on the Midway
Roltair's House Upside Down, on the Midway. Everything in the 'Castle' appeared to be inverted.
Press Headquarters, on the Midway
Press Headquarters, on the Midway
Press Headquarters, on the Midway.
Gondola on canal by Manufacturer's and Liberal Arts Building
Gondola on canal by Manufacturer's and Liberal Arts Building
Gondola on canal by Manufacturer's and Liberal Arts Building.
Entrance to Trip to the Moon ride
Entrance to Trip to the Moon ride
Entrance to Trip to the Moon ride.
Man with banjo, Midway exhibit
Man with banjo, Midway exhibit
Man with banjo, Midway exhibit.
Native American man, Electricity Building
Native American man, Electricity Building
Native American man, Electricity Building.
Canal, Venice in America exhibit
Canal, Venice in America exhibit
Canal, Venice in America exhibit on the Midway. The canal connected to a larger canal that encircled the main buildings.
Old Nuremberg/Alt Nurnberg, on the Midway
Old Nuremberg/Alt Nurnberg, on the Midway
Old Nuremberg/Alt Nurnberg, on the Midway.
Chiquita the Doll Lady; signed: "Mite" fully yours, Chiquita
Chiquita the Doll Lady; signed: "Mite" fully yours, Chiquita
Chiquita the Doll Lady; signed: "Mite" fully yours, Chiquita. The 31-year-old Cuban-born woman was 26 inches tall and weighed 18 pounds.
12-inch rifle, Ordnance Exhibit, in front of Government Building
12-inch rifle, Ordnance Exhibit, in front of Government Building
12-inch rifle, Ordnance Exhibit, in front of Government Building.

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