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Johns Hopkins University World's Fair collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0545
Overview This artificially-assembled collection consists of materials relating to international World's Fairs and Expositions, including photographs; postcards; written travelogues or personal accounts of the fairs; ephemera, including programs and printed souvenirs; lithographs and engravings; and physical objects. The materials date from the 1830s to the 1960s.

William Churchill papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0225
Overview William Churchill, philologist, ethnologist, and writer, was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. in 1859. He was appointed United States consul-general to Samoa (1896-1899) where he pursued his interest in philology and ethnology. Churchill also studied African languages and culture but less seriously than those of Polynesia. This collection contains two scrapbooks which Churchill compiled on Africa and the South Pacific, respectively, as well as a written draft of his 1892 book, A...

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Century 21 Exposition (1962, Seattle, Wash.) 1
Chambers, William L. 1
Churchill, William, 1859-1920 1
Crystal Palace (Great Exhibition, 1851, London, England) 1
Exposition internationale (1937 : Paris, France) 1