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Slide set: Paris Exhibition, 1878 (lecture: York & Son, 54 slides, 1878)

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Slide 1

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Slide 2

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Slide 3
The Chinese Pavilion and Exhibition
Slide 4

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Slide 5
Persian Pavilion
Slide 6

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Slide 7
Algerian Palace
Slide 8
Algerian Exhibits, Ostriches, etc.
Slide 9

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Slide 10
Terra Cotta Pavilion, on the Champ de Mars
Slide 11
Exhibition Building, Centre Dome
Slide 12

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Slide 13

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Slide 14
Gigantic Head of the Franco-American Statue of Liberty
Slide 15

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Slide 16
Cascade and Trocadero
Slide 17

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Slide 18

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Slide 19
Grand Vestibule, French side
Slide 20
Grand Vestibule, French State Exhibits
Slide 21
The Sevres Vases
Slide 22
Presents kindly lent by the President of the British Commission
Slide 23
The Rue des Nations
Slide 24
An English Country-House designed by Calcutt
Slide 25
Rue des Nations. United States of America Facade
Slide 26
Rue des Nations. Beaux Arts Facade
Slide 27
The Portal of the Belgian Facade
Slide 28
Rue des Nations, general view
Slide 29
The Working Court and Dutch Trophy
Slide 30
Stearine Trophy, Pays Bas
Slide 31
Russian Monument
Slide 32
Austro-Russian Court
Slide 33

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Slide 34
French Court
Slide 35
Italian Court. Group of Statuary
Slide 36
Italian Court. Group of Statuary
Slide 37
Italian Court. Group of Statuary
Slide 38

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Slide 39
Italian Court. Rose des Amours
Slide 40
Italian Court. Ariadne
Slide 41
Italian Court. Michael Angelo
Slide 42
Italian Court. The First Kiss
Slide 43
Italian Court. Group of Faces, Expression
Slide 44
Chinese Court
Slide 45
Australian Court
Slide 46
Australian Court
Slide 47
English Pottery Court
Slide 48

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Slide 49
Webb's Glass
Slide 50**
English Machinery
Slide 51

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Slide 52

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Slide 53
Machinery, Russian
Slide 54

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Date of first manufacture
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‘Paris Exhibition, 1878’ in Descriptive readings and lectures 1

Related slide sets

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

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


1 slide known to exist in private collection

38 slides in Ilfracombe Museum Collection

Subject keywords
Paris, France
Exposition Universelle 1878 (exhibition, Paris, France, May - November 1878)
Lucerna ID  3006105

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 19 February 2016

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