World's Columbian Exposition

World's Columbian Exposition

World's Columbian Exposition
Chicago Day 1
III: Events
Van Buren Street terminal. Chicago Day, October 9, 1893, during the World's Columbian Exposition, the Illinois Central handled 500,000 passengers, a record unequaled by an American railroad.
Illinois Central Railroad Company | Exhibitions (Events) | Railroads | Spectators (Event observers) | World's Columbian Exposition (1893: Chicago, Illinois)
Photographic prints; 19.0 x 23.8 cm
Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1822-1903
Hyde Park, Chicago, Illinois
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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