200@200 : December — Commemorating the Ages
Date:
1876
Title:
US Centennial Banner
Description:
After ten years of planning, the United States Centennial Exposition was held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to celebrate one hundred years of nationhood in 1876. The first official World's Fair in the U.S., the Expo was wildly successful with thirty—seven nations participating and mounting exhibitions alongside the U.S. displays, totaling 30,000 exhibits.

This banner was sewn in 1876 to celebrate the United States centennial.
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United States Centennial BannerUnited States Centennial Banner
Philadelphia Centennial Expo Vistor's Guide Book 1876Philadelphia Centennial Expo Vistor's Guide Book 1876
Centennial Expo Vistor's Guide, fold out map of Expo grounds 1876Centennial Expo Vistor's Guide, fold out map of Expo grounds 1876