This is an original 1904 7-page (three pages, one single-sided) article "State Buildings at the St. Louis Exposition" by Charles B. Wells. This article features various halftone illustrations of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition by Walter Hale, including the Iowa Building; the rear of the California Building; the Connecticut & Arkansas Buildings; the West Virginia Building; the Missouri & Louisiana Buildings, the New Jersey Building, and the Wisconsin Building.
The Louisiana Purchase Exposition, also known as the Saint Louis World's Fair, was an international exposition held in Saint Louis, Missouri in 1904.
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This 107+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light wrinkling. No natural defects. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the reverse and a slight wrinkle in the top right hand corner of these pages. There is some light blemishing throughout. There is a small hole on the top right hand corner of the third page (781).
Product Type: Original Print Article; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine +++
Dimensions: Approximately 5.75 x 8.75 inches; 15 x 22 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
This piece was illustrated by Hale, Walter. Artist name printed on page - embedded in image.
Keywords specific to this image: architectural designs, architecture