Americana
World Fairs & Expositions
Louisiana Purchase Exposition Booklet-Meet Me In St Louis
Item #: NEW-0016558

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89 page booklet with illustrations, written by Kurt R Kruger in 1979.  This is a rare item and I could find no other examples of the web that were available for sale.  It looks like a pretty exhaustive catalog of souvenir items.   Priority mailing will show on the invoice but advise if you want it sent book rate and the excessive postage will be refunded.

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Price: $17.50 USD
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American Exposition Postcards-Frederic-Mary Megson
Item #: NEW-0016267

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This is a soft bound book with 287 pages will illustrations of all the known exposition postcards. Published in 1992.  Values of the postcards are included.  I have found this to be a very useful reference book.

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Price: $20.50 USD
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F N Casado Malaga Label-Color Lithography
Item #: NEW-0015040

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This label measures 5 and 1/4 by 5 inches.  It is in excellent condition except for the tiny rubbed out area on the left side near the top.  Here is the information I found on the web about this company, that won a gold medal at the Paris Exposition.

Producers of Raisins. Center vignette depicts a walled village. Surrounded by gold medals presented at the International Exhibition in Philadelphia and Exposition Universelle de 1878 in Paris. Reverse is blank.



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Price: $37.50 USD
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Atlanta Cotton States Exposition-1895 Cover
Item #: NEW-0014380

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Nice graphics on this cover for the Cotton States and International Exposition in Atlanta Ga in 1895.  Produced by the Atlanta Clearing House Association.  Nice clear cancel from Atlanta and one on the back from Louisville Ky.  Slight wear

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Shipping Weight: 0.13 lb
Price: $127.50 USD
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Fiesta de Los Angeles-Envelope
Item #: NEW-0014327

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This 1896 envelope was never mailed

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Shipping Weight: 0.13 lb
Price: $55.50 USD
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Rainier Beer Display-Pan-Pac International Expo
Item #: NEW-0014012

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This is a 1915 postcard with a couple of corner creases on the bottom.  Not mailed

Shipping Weight: 0.13 lb
Price: $15.50 USD
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Alabama Agricultural-Industrial Exposition
Item #: NEW-0013340

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This 1911 exposition was held in Montgomery Alabama.  See scans of the letter and cover

Shipping Weight: 0.13 lb
Price: $27.50 USD
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Georgia State Exposition-Macon-1924-Cover
Item #: NEW-0011900

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Please view the scans to see the condition.  This exposition preceded the Georgia State Fair.

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Shipping Weight: 0.13 lb
Price: $17.50 USD
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Ribbon-New Orleans-World's Industrial-Cotton Centennial Expo
Item #: NEW-0011784

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Nice scarce souvenir from the ill-fated New Orleans World's Fair.  The fringe in missing on the bottom and some one has added in pencil a date at the top of the ribbon.  Nice overall appearance but the biggest condition problem is the separation in the fold at the middle.  At present it is only halfway but clearly it is fragile.  Features President Grover Cleveland. Measures ten and a half inches long.  This exposition was riddled with scandals and the state treasurer absconded with a great deal of the money.

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Shipping Weight: 0.15 lb
Price: $77.50 USD
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Portfolio Worlds Columbian Exposition-1898
Item #: NEW-0011605

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It would be hard to find a nicer copy of this view book of lithographs, including many in color of this exposition. The only problem I can note is that some of the color lithographic scenes produced some staining on the opposite pages. I have shown the page most affected, the others are quite moderate. 

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Shipping Weight: 1.3 lbs
Price: $37.50 USD
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Ticket-Manhattan Day-World's Columbian Exposition
Item #: NEW-0011604

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Nice condition on this 1893 ticket stub.

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Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Expo-Agricultural Building-1914 PC
Item #: NEW-0010598

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Corner wear

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Price: $5.50 USD
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Stereo Card-St Louis World's Fair
Item #: NEW-0010164

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"fun makers on the crowded Pike."

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Price: $15.50 USD
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1901 Cover-Pan-American Exposition-Buffalo N Y
Item #: NEW-0010137

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Poor condition on this cover canceled from Pa in 1901 and with a thirteen star flag cancel.  Roughly opened at the right edge and completely separated along the top edge.  See scan.

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Price: $15.50 USD
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1934 Chicago World's Fair-Tea Strainer
Item #: NEW-0010017

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Neat little souvenir from the Century of Progress World's Fair, made in the shape of a tea pot. One inch tall.

Shipping Weight: 1.5 lbs
Price: $17.50 USD
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Ticket-King George VI-Queen Elizabeth's-Visit-World's Fair
Item #: NEW-009952

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Small, unused ticket which shows that the person was present for the visit of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth's visit to the New York World's Fair in 1939.  King George of course ascended to the throne when his brother stepped down to marry a divorced American woman.

Shipping Weight: 0.13 lb
Price: $12.50 USD
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1904 World's Fair PC-Louisiana State Building
Item #: NEW-009835

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One light crease above the left hand bottom corner. Unused card from the St Louis World's Fair.

Shipping Weight: 0.13 lb
Price: $8.50 USD
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Centennial International Expo-Trade Card-Terre Haute
Item #: NEW-009772

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This is a trade card which shows five of the buildings from the The Centennial International Exhibition of 1876, the first official World's Fair in the United States, was held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence.  There is advertisement on the front which reads, "Presented by L Kussner, Palace of Music, Terre Haute, Indiana." There is a corner crease which seems to blend into the graphics. Back side is dingy and stained.  Words and music to the hymn "Hand in Hand."

Shipping Weight: 0.13 lb
Price: $20.50 USD
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St Louis Worlds Fair Match Safe
Item #: NEW-007504

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Nice souvenir of the 1904 World's Fair held in St Louis. Scans show the condition of this item which measures 2 and a half by one and a half inches.

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Price: $75.50 USD
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Ticket Stub-Chicago World's Fair 1936
Item #: AME-006116

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good condition

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Price: $8.50 USD
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Atlanta Cotton Exposition Souvenir-1895
Item #: NEW-004326

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This little item measures two and a half inches tall. Metal has a gold wash. Shows two Black boys in a stereotypical scene, beside a bale of cotton. One boy has a watermelon. See back which reads "Souvenir Cotton States Exposition, Atlanta Ga, 1895.

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Price: $100.50 USD
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1915 Italian Pavillion-Pan-Pacific Exposition
Item #: AME-003590

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Nice crowd scene on this card from San Francisco. Some wear to the corners. Postally used.

Shipping Weight: 0.6 lb
Price: $6.50 USD
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PC-Panama-Pacific Exposition
Item #: AME-003565

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Interesting card showing a vase of souvenir roses made of Golden State Butter, exhibited at the Panama Pacific International Exposition San Francisco by the California Central Creameries in San Francisco. Rough upper edge and some cancel marks on front. Long, light crease near top edge. Cancel from the Exposition. 1915 is the date

Shipping Weight: 0.13 lb
Price: $8.50 USD
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1901 Pan Am Exposition-Singer Advertising
Item #: AME-003485

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Beautiful mint advertising hand out by Singer-The Universal Sewing Machine which was made for the Pan Am Expo. Back and front cover shown and one double page. Four double pages of buildings and such

Shipping Weight: 0.13 lb
Price: $55.50 USD
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Private Mailing Card-St Louis World's Fair
Item #: AME-002703

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This card was sent in advance of the fair by the Regal Shoe Company in St Louis Missouri. Some wear to the corners on this unused card.

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Shipping Weight: 0.6 lb
Price: $8.50 USD
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Button-Hudson-Fulton Celebration
Item #: AME-001191

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From Saturday, September 25, to Monday, October 11, 1909, the State of New York commemorated, under the auspices of the Hudson-Fulton Celebration Commission, the 300th anniversary of the discovery of the Hudson River by Henry Hudson in 1609 and the 100th anniversary of the first successful application of steam to navigation upon that River by Robert Fulton in 1807. This is a button from that exposition. Good condition.

Shipping Weight: 0.13 lb
Price: $25.50 USD
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St Louis Exposition-1901 Program
Item #: AME-001152

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Ten pages of photographs, list of participants, menu, and toasts on other pages. Covers are stiff board but stained and dingy. Someone also put holes though the binding. Attractive cover with a facsimile badge from the St Louis World's Fair. The banquet was given by the Interstate Merchants' Association to our Railroad friends. Friday, June 28, 1901. Mercantile Club, St Louis. Photographs of the officers of the Iron Mountain Route, also of the Texas and Pacific Railway, The Midland Route, the Sana Fe, Missouri, Kansas and Texas Route, Cotton Belt Route, Southern Pacific Company (the Sunset Route), The Old Reliable Short Line (GH and HRR), the International Route, Fort Worth & Rio Grande Railway, Weatherford, Mineral Wells & Northwestern Railway, and Frisco Line. The booklet is as much a railroad history of that period as it is a souvenir of the Fair.

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Shipping Weight: 1.3 lbs
Price: $75.50 USD
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Street Scene-St Louis World's Fair
Item #: AME-000574

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cabinet card showing an Intresting parade and street scene

Shipping Weight: 0.13 lb
Price: $10.50 USD
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1904-St Louis-Louisiana Purchase Expo-Stereo Card
Item #: AME-000573

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View of the Grand Basin and Plaza from Festival Hall. Reflection on the scan.

Shipping Weight: 0.13 lb
Price: $10.50 USD
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Catalog Updated
9/4/2019 4:25:00 PM
1919-Howard Christy WWI Poster

$275.00

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