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Slide set: A visit to the Paris Exhibition (lecture: York & Son, 60 slides, 1889)

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Slide 1

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Slide 2

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Slide 3

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Slide 4
Statuary Court (E.)
Slide 5
Statuary Court (W.)
Slide 6
The Dome and fountains
Slide 7
The Fountain Group
Slide 8
The Dome
Slide 9**
The Eiffel Tower and grounds
Slide 10
Exhibition from Dome (right)
Slide 11
Exhibition from Dome (left)
Slide 12
Dome -- interior
Slide 13
The Central Avenue from west
Slide 14
Bronze exhibits in Central Avenue
Slide 15
Bronze fountain
Slide 16
The Central Avenue from east
Slide 17
Machinery department (N.E.)
Slide 18
Machinery department (S.W.)
Slide 19
Edison's exhibits
Slide 20
French glass
Slide 21

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Slide 22

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Slide 23
Camp of Samoyedes
Slide 24
Chinese potters
Slide 25
Slide 26
United States of America
Slide 27

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Slide 28
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Goode's China exhibits
Slide 35
Goode's Glass exhibits
Slide 36
Slide 37
New Zealand
Slide 38
Fine Art court (E.)
Slide 39
Fine Art court (N.)
Slide 40
Argentine Republic
Slide 41
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Gas industries
Slide 49
Folios Parisiennes
Slide 50
The Press Pavilion
Slide 51
Ancient habitations
Slide 52
River front of Exhibition
Slide 53
The Trocadero
Slide 54
Base of Eiffel Tower and Trocadero
Slide 55
Algerian Palace
Slide 56
Cochin China
Slide 57
Annam and Tonkin
Slide 58
Javanese village
Slide 59
Pagoda of the Gods
Slide 60
War department exhibits
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of R.J. Appleton & Co., , dates unknown (item ref. 77)

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894 (item ref. 11981)

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Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

Paris Exhibition, 1889 (London: York & Son, 1889)

Related slide sets

see also Paris Exhibition, 1878 (lecture: York & Son, 54 slides, 1878)

see also A trip to the Paris Exhibition, 1900 (lecture: York & Son, 70 slides, 1900)


The Wood 1894 catalogue uses the title Paris Exhibition, 1889.

Slides 1-3 'form a sliding panorama, from an Engraving', according to the 1891 catalogue listing.


54 slides known to exist in private collection

1 slide known to exist in private collection

Subject keywords
Paris, France
Exposition Universelle 1889 (exhibition, Paris, France, May - October 1889)
Lucerna ID  3002959

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 19 February 2016

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