|Title||Forestry Building illuminated at night at the Lewis and Clark Exposition, Portland, Oregon, 1905 |
|Notes||Stamped on verso: Portland, Lewis and Clark Exposition. |
Handwritten on verso: Buildings and Grounds - Forestry Building.
Filed in: Box 1/3.
|Contextual Notes||The Lewis and Clark Exposition was hosted by the city of Portland from June 1 to October 15, 1905. Covering over 400 acres, the fair showcased exhibits from various nations and states, and it promoted the economic potential of the Pacific Northwest region. |
At night, the exposition's buildings, streets and pathways were illuminated by 100,000 lamps. Partly to supply power to the exposition, the Portland Electric Company constructed a steam-generation plant near the site in 1902.
|Subjects (LCTGM)||Exhibition buildings--Oregon--Portland; Log buildings--Oregon--Portland |
|Subjects (LCSH)||Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition (1905 : Portland, Or.); Portland (Or.)--Buildings, structures, etc.; Lighting, Architectural and decorative |
|Location Depicted||United States--Oregon--Portland |
|Digital Collection||Alaska, Western Canada and United States Collection|
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|Repository||University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division |
|Repository Collection||Lewis and Clark Exposition. PH Coll 391 |
|Object Type||Photograph |
|Physical Description||8 x 10 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from an original photograph using a ScanMaker 6800 at 72 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2007. |
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