|Title||Official Souvenir Programme, Annual Exhibition of the Richmond County Agricultural Society|
Printed program, 42 pages plus front and back cover. Front cover is white with red and black print: "OFFICIAL / SOUVENIR PROGRAMME / FIRST / ANNUAL / EXHIBITION / OF THE / Richmond / County / Agricultural Society / DONGAN HILLS / STATEN ISLAND / N.Y. / Sept. 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. / 1905". In small print at bottom: "ED. M. LESTER, / ARTIST." Cover has B&W illustrations of a dog, a horse, a cow, and produce. The pages of the program include listings of members of the various departments of the fair; the General Programme of the Fair, listing the main events each day; Prize List for the First Annual Horse Show; Musical Program for the Schaefer Military Band; descriptions of events including bicycle races, automobile race, and baseball games; Prize List for Dog and Cat Show; the Women's Work department; and more.
(Keywords: New York)
|Lexicon Sub-category||Documentary Artifact|
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