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Columbian Exposition Administration Building

Identification

Columbian Exposition Administration Building
102603

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Structure in General

monumental hall
demolished [destroyed]
beaux-arts / historism

Facts

  • The centerpiece of Chicago's first World's Fair, the 1893 Columbian Exposition, this domed structure stood at the end of the Court of Honor in front of an artificial lagoon. Its position in the fair was equivalent to that occupied by the Tour Eiffel in the 1889 World's Fair in Paris.

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Location

Jackson Park
60637
Woodlawn
South Side
Chicago
Illinois
U.S.A.

Technical Data

277.50 ft
277.50 ft
1893
1894

Involved Companies


Burnham and Root
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