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Centuries of Progress: American World's Fairs, 1853-1984
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NameCenturies of Progress: American World's Fairs, 1853-1984
AddressRaphael Semmes Road
Baton Rouge
Brief DescriptionOverview of ore than a century of American World's Fairs
TypeAttraction
CategoryArt Gallery
DescriptionThe show will present a remarkable overview of more than a century of American World's Fairs. Visitors will enjoy more than 125 objects, photographs, and ephemera that detail progress, promotion, and public response. Beginning with the 1853 Crystal Palace exhibition in New York through the 1984 Louisiana World's Fair in New Orleans, Louisiana, World's Fairs have emphasized the technological, cultural, and political advances that form the American society that we enjoy today.

The LSU Union Art Gallery's hours are Monday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Sunday from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. This exhibit is free and open to the public.
Phone 1(225) 578-5162
Email[email protected]
Handicapped AccessibleYes
Websitehttp://unionweb.lsu.edu/UnionArtGallery/item51175.html
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Last Updated6/13/2013
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