|Title||Cascades exhibit on "The Trail, " Lewis and Clark Exposition, Portland, Oregon, 1905 |
|Notes||On either side of "The Cascades" structure were exhibits named the Wild White Swan and the Great Baltimore Fire. |
Stamped on verso: Portland, Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition.
Handwritten on verso: "The Trail" - "The Cascades."
Filed in: Box 1/15
|Contextual Notes||"The Cascades" was a series of waterfalls, fountains and statues erected in front of the Festival Hall at the St. Louis World's Fair. The above exhibit includes a reproduction of the 1904 World Fair's architectural centerpiece. |
"The Trail" was an 800 foot-long street that featured amusements and carnival attractions.
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.
|Subjects (LCTGM)||Exhibitions--Oregon--Portland |
|Subjects (LCSH)||Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition (1905 : Portland, Or.); Portland (Or.)--Buildings, structures, etc. |
|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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