A Fair to Remember – Souvenirs from the World’s Columbian Exposition of 1893

By Lauren Ciriac Wenger This past May marked 120 years since the opening day of the World’s Columbian Exposition, also known as the Chicago World’s Fair. The fair, held in commemoration of 400 years since Columbus’ arrival to the New World, opened in 1893 and comprised over 600 acres. Over 27 million people visited the … Continue reading A Fair to Remember – Souvenirs from the World’s Columbian Exposition of 1893