Inside the World's Fair of 1904 Vol 2

Exploring the Louisiana Purchase Exposition Volume 2

by Elana Fox



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 14/07/2003

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 8.25x11
Page Count : 236
ISBN : 9781403358363

About the Book

  • Walk through the displays and events of The World's Fair of 1904 with a perspective never before experienced except by those who actually had the privilege to attend the most magnificent World's Fair in history.
  • Witness over 540 spectacular pictures of The Fair from the Official Photographic Company of The Louisiana Purchase Exposition Company as well as news correspondents from nationwide periodicals of the era.
  • Unearthed St. Louis' lost history of competing attractions such as the bullfight scandal.
  • You are about to be presented with the most comprehensive view of The Louisiana Purchase Exposition, The World's Fair of 1904, ever offered to the public.

About the Author

Elana V. Fox holds a Bachelor Degree in English and a Masters in Social Work. Born and raised in St. Louis, she holds memories of trips to Forest Park, the location of the World's Fair in 1904, and tales of the fair from local media sources. In 1995, she completed the artwork and successfully printed The Official Coloring Book of the World's Fair of 1904, an introduction to the fair for children. In completing research for this venture, Elana discovered that resources were limited in their scope of the fair and decided to compile a definitive look Inside The World's Fair of 1904. Look forward to her upcoming fiction novel, The Isle Below.