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Object Name Program
Date September 1910
Title Prize List and Program, 6th Annual Exhibition of the Interborough Fair
Description Printed program, 64 pages plus front and back cover. Front cover is orange with white and black print: "PRIZE LIST / AND / PROGRAM / 6TH ANNUAL EXHIBITION / OF THE / INTERBOROUGH FAIR / THE ONLY FAIR IN NEW YORK CITY / RICHMOND BOROUGH / (STATEN ISLAND) / NEW YORK CITY / SEPTEMBER 5TH, 6TH, 7TH, 8TH, 9TH, 10TH 1910". In small print at bottom: "F.M. HO-GLEN N.Y." Cover has B&W photo illustrations of fair events including track, acrobats, and animal shows; the central photo shows harness racing, with a bi-plane flying above. The pages of the program include photographs of previous fairs; lists of Fair officers and departments; a description of the Racing Program; lists of Running and Gymkhana events; class and prize lists for various departments including Poultry; Agriculture, Horticulture, and Floriculture; Domestic Departments; Photographic Department; and others; and advertisements for local businesses.
Earliest Date 1910
Latest Date 1910
Material Paper
Subjects Fairs
Animal shows
Horse racing
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Associated People Ross, George
Catalog Number X12.0048
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, December 2012.
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