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Title Midway
Object Name Negative, Glass-plate
Photographer Austen, E. Alice
Date 1901
Collection Alice Austen Photograph Collection
Description Original glass plate negative. View of the midway at the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, New York. The midway is crowded with men and women standing in front of the "TRIP TO THE MOON" and "AERIO CYCLE" attractions. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Midway / Pan Ex."
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Museum Purchase
Earliest Date 1901
Latest Date 1901
Subjects Fairs
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 50.015.6044
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2017.
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