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The exhibition of the district of Alaska at the Lewis and Clark centennial exposition

by United States. Department of the Interior

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Published by The Irwin-Hodson co., printers in Portland, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition (1905 : Portland, Or.),
  • Exhibitions

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsYA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF904 .U59
    The Physical Object
    Pagination65, ii p.
    Number of Pages65
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26639786M
    LC Control Number08015388

      This Sept. 30, , program is from “Portland Day” at the Lewis and Clark Centennial and American Pacific Exposition and Oriental Fair. Shown here are the middle pages from the program, which gave the schedule of events and commemorated . It was officially known as the Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition. In , Meriwether Lewis and William Clark set out on an Expedition from St. Louis to map the Oregon Territory. They arrived in Oregon in One hundred years later Portland celebrated the arrival of Lewis and Clark in Oregon.

      And so it was one hundred years later when centennial celebrations were held for both events. The purchase of Louisiana was celebrated by a world’s fair held in St. Louis in , and the travels of Lewis and Clark were commemorated at a national fair in Portland, Oregon the following year. On June 1, , Portland was ready for its time in the spotlight. After five years of talking and three years of preparation, the Lewis & Clark Centennial Exposition, the Rose City's only world's.

      The description is accurate: the exhibition was held on the centennial of the Lewis and Clark expedition. (You’re apparently referring to the Oregon centennial, in ) According to Wikipedia, while the exhibition was often informally referred to as a World’s Fair, the international body that tracks such things does not consider it to.   Lewis and Clark Centennial Expo Medal XF Lewis & Clark Centennial Exposition Medal, XF Uncertified. Plain edge, copper, 64mm, in original leatherette and velvet box. A variant of Rulau V51A in his book Discovering America. Obverse: two male and one female figure facing rear toward a setting sun and ocean. Around: Official. Souvenir.


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The Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition, commonly also known as the Lewis and Clark Exposition, and officially known as the Lewis and Clark Centennial and American Pacific Exposition and Oriental Fair, was a worldwide exposition held in Portland, Oregon, United States in to celebrate the centennial of the Lewis and Clark not officially considered a World's Fair by the Location: Portland, Oregon, USA.

Like all of the other expositions during a century of world's fairs—from the Crystal Palace Exhibition in London in to the New York and San Francisco world's fairs of —the Lewis and Clark Exposition was a showcase for progress and people visited world's fairs to learn about scientific and technological advances.

The Lewis and Clark Exposition, the first and only world's fair held in Portland, Oregon, ran from June to October and was meant to bring international attention to the city while commemorating the centennial of the Lewis and Clark Expedition which took place between and This online collection includes official records and other images and publications related to the Exposition.

Get this from a library. The exhibition of the district of Alaska at the Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition, Portland, Oregon: with a foreword upon the Alaska exhibit and Alaska. [United States. Department of the Interior,;].

The Lewis & Clark Exposition was a true wonder. Though most of the buildings, monuments, or fancy facades you see in this set no longer exist, these slides give us a glimpse into a trip we could have taken If only we were here years ago. The Oregon Encyclopedia "is a comprehensive and authoritative compendium of information about the Oregon's history and culture." Carl Abbott Views: K.

Also available in digital form. Book/Printed Material Report of the Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition Commission for the state of Oregon: held at Portland, Oregon, June first to October fifteenth, nineteen hundred and five. Oregon at the Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition,   Official catalogue of the Lewis & CLark Centennial and American Pacific Exposition and Oriental Fair, Portland, Oregon, U.S.A., June 1 to Octo by Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition ( Portland, Or.); Hardt, H.

BPages: WESTERN WORLD'S FAIR, OFFICIAL DAILY PROGRAM, LEWIS AND CLARK CENTENNIAL EXPOSITION, PORTLAND, OREGON, SOUVENIR, THURSDAY, [Lewis & Clark Centennial Exposition] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Official ground plan of the Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition in the Northwest Portland/Guild's Lake area.

Guild's Lake was completely filled in by the s and very little remains of the exposition itself. Very cool map, lots of detail, very informative. (City of Portland Archives).

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$ FAST 'N FREE. Vintage LEWIS AND CLARK Centennial Exposition Portland Oregon Shirt Size M. Pre-Owned. $ or Best Offer. The Alaska–Yukon–Pacific Exposition was a world's fair held in Seattle inpublicizing the development of the Pacific was originally planned forto mark the 10th anniversary of the Klondike Gold Rush, but the organizers found out about the Jamestown Exposition being held that year, and rescheduled.

The fairgrounds became the campus of the University of WashingtonCity: Seattle. Although few people ever used it, the official name was Lewis and Clark Centennial and American Pacific Exposition and Oriental Fair. Like all of the other expositions during a century of world's fairs—from the Crystal Palace Exhibition in London in to the New York and San Francisco world's fairs of —the Lewis and Clark.

History of the Event It was the th anniversary of Lewis and Clark's expedition and Portland was going to celebrate. Held on four hundred and two acres with vibrant views of Mount Rainier, Mount Hood, and the Cascade Mountains along the Willamette River, the exposition brought attention to the Pacific Northwest, a region unknown to most United States residents, outside gold rush news.

The exhibition of the district of Alaska at the Lewis and Clark centennial exposition, Also available in digital form. Contributor: United States.

Department of the Interior. Lewis & Clark: The National Bicentennial Exhibition. This survey map of what is now Portland’s northwest industrial district shows how the Guild’s Lake area looked before it was used for the Lewis & Clark Centennial Exposition and Oriental Fair.

Portland’s wealthy merchant leaders planned the fair to promote the city to potential investors, immigrants, and tourists. The Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition: Portland, Oregon, June 1 to Octo [Olin Dunbar Wheeler] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Oregon's Memorable Century Lewis and Clark Exposition Centennial Celebration.

The Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition ended on Octo It was the first World’s Fair to make a profit, and elements of its physical design remain a legacy today on the UW campus.

The Missouri Historical Society's Lewis & Clark: The National Bicentennial Exhibition follows the Corps of Discovery from the banks of the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers through the human geography of western North America.

Today, the journals of Lewis and Clark provide a priceless glimpse into a world few of us can imagine. In Octoberarticles of incorporation for the Lewis and Clark Centennial and American Pacific Exposition and Oriental Fair were filed with the state. A subscription stock offering quickly sold out.

In early the legislature appropriated $, for an exhibition of Oregon’s “ Arts, industries, manufactures, and products.”.- Explore BCHMuseum's board " Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Lewis and clark, Oregon and World's fair pins.Full text of "Official guide to the Lewis and Clark centennial exposition, Portland, Oregon, June 1 to Octo See other formats?ficial Guide to the Lewis ^Clark Exposition h >>i r»i ii r r*r\ I lo OREGON RULE CO.

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