Myths of the World's Fair

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Myths of the World's Fair

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Summarizes the influence of the World's Columbian Exposition (The Chicago World's Fair of 1893), and lists some of the most influential world's fairs. The segment also highlights the importance of the first Ferris Wheel, and discusses the assassination of William McKinley.

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Related Topics

  • amusement
  • Chicago Ferris Wheel
  • Chicago World's Fair
  • Ferris Wheel
  • history
  • Leon Czolgosz
  • Statue of Liberty
  • white city
  • William McKinley
  • World's Columbian Exposition
  • World's Fair

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