Louisiana Purchase Exposition Photo Albums

Accession Number: SC 18:61
Location: RB-F Photo
Dates: 1904
Size: 3 flat boxes, 1 regular Hollinger; 3.3 cubic feet
Creator/Collector: Unknown
Acquisition info: Unknown
Accruals: No accruals expected 
Custodial history: Unknown
Language: English
Processed by: Melissa Miller, September 2018
Conservation notes: Original photos kept in albums; print copies placed in mylar sleeves and acid-free folders
Scope and Content: The collection contains three photo scrapbooks highlighting the 1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition in St. Louis. Included in the collection are print copies of the original photographs.
Arrangement: Kept in original album order
Restrictions: No restrictions   
Remarks: No remarks 

Louisiana Purchase Exposition Photo Albums
1904
3 flat boxes, 1 regular Hollinger; 3.3 cubic feet

 

Box/Folder Description
1/1 Finding aid
1/- Volume 1

-Turners on German Day

-Turners Exhibition, German Day*

-Turners German Day

-Front Scale

-Back Scale

-Side Scale*

-To Handstand

-Giant Swing

-[6 men performing handstands]

-[group photo, 10 men]

-Chicago Athletic Club*

-[group photo, 7 men]

-His Highness the Prince of Bavaria Box*

-Marathon Race, First Men out the Gate

-100 Yard Dash

-100 Yard Dash Start

-Throwing the Hammer

-[shot put throw]

-Throwing the Hammer

-Lifting the Barbell*

-Oscar P. Osthoff, Holder of World’s Record, 194 ½ lbs.*

-Fred Winters

-Grand Stand, Saturday

-Tug of War, Milwaukee vs. New York*

-Milwaukee Tug of War Team*

-Olympian Trophies (2)

-Marathon Cup* (2)

-Football

-Hurley

-[sporting group photo, 17 men]

-[sporting group photo, 18 men]

-Missouri Athletic Club*

-Contestants for Swimming Prize

-[trophy] (3)

-Roque* (2)

-Mr. L. Eilers (2)

-[large group photo, men and women]

-[group photo, firefighters]*

-[group photo, 10 people]*

-[boy wearing fire helmet]

-[man in uniform]

-[firefighter group photo, outside engine co.]*

-[group photo, 8 men]

-[group photo, 6 men, 1 woman]

-[group photo, 6 men]

-[group photo, 6 men]

-Quick Meal Restaurant Staff group photo*

-Transportation Parade, [horse-drawn cart]*

-Transportation Parade, [Budweiser wagon]*

-Transportation Parade, [covered wagon]

-Transportation Parade, [American Steel Foundries]

-The Pike on St. Louis Day*

-Balloon Race, Waiting to Start

-[2 men and a donkey]

-Vulcan, God of Fire and Metals statue*

-[man holding hat]

-[front of a building]

-Palace of Transportation*

-[2 windows]

-[small building]

-[wireless machine]*

-[display room]

-Liquid Air Plant*

-[Sigmund Ullman Co. Inkmakers]

-[man in uniform]

-[illuminated building]

-[Grand Basin views] (12)

-Grand Basin and St. Louis Plaza from Festival Hall and Central Cascades*

-Palace of Mines & Metallurgy and East Lagoon*

-Louisiana Purchase Exhibition Monument*

-[buildings] (8)

-Washington State Wigwam*

-Austrian Pavilion*

-Belgian Pavilion*

-[parade views]* (13)

-[crowd views]* (8)

-[Incubators Hatching Daily sign]

-[Ferris wheel]*

-[row of buildings]*

-Creation, on the Pike*

-[water events] (3)

-Lifesaving Demonstration*

-[row of beds]

-[2 horses and man]

-[group photo, firefighters]

-[2 men sitting on wagon] (2)

-[room display]

-Mexican Pavilion*

-[round exhibit]

-[crowd leaving building]*

-[buildings with water] (4)

-[fair panorama]; in pieces

* = existing print copy

2/- Volume 2

-Mines Building

-Manufacturing Building, Boat Landing

-Education Building

-The Lagoon, East, at Night*

-“Spirit of the Pacific”*

-Festival Hall and Grand Basin at Night

-Festival Hall*

-Varied Industries Building and Boat Landing

-Education Building across Grand Basin

-Fireworks

-Transportation Building*

-Electricity Building across the Grand Basin

-Electricity Building, Main Entrance* (2)

-Manufacturing Building at Night

-Machinery Hall

-Grand Basin*

-Festival Hall

-Mines Building*

-Transportation Building

-Main Entrance, Liberal Arts*

-Main Entrance, Electricity Building*

-Main Entrance, Education Building

-[building with four steeples]*

-Main Entrance, Manufacturing Building

-Fine Arts Building*

-Louisiana Monument*

-Manufacturing Building and Boat Landing

-South Façade, Manufacturing Building*

-Varied Industries, Grand Entrance

-Festival Hall and Grand Basin

-Festival Hall

-Government Bird Exhibit*

-Looking North, Plaza de Orleans

-Philippines Islands*

-Floral Clock*

-Japanese Garden*

-Hunters Lodge, Agriculture Gardens

-Lily Pond, Agriculture Gardens

-Grand Landing

-Liberal Arts Building

-Westward, on the Lagoon

-Plaza St. Anthony

-The Avenue of Palaces

-Looking South on Lagoon*

-Education Building from West Restaurant*

-[Electricity Building from Restaurant]

-Grand Basin Looking North

-Plaza St. Anthony

-Sunken Garden

-Chinese Building

-Holland

-Siamese Building

-German Government Building

-Mexican Government Building*

-Austria

-Sweden

-England

-Belgium Building*

-Robert Burns Cottage*

-Brazilian Government Building*

-Geylon Building*

-French Government Building

-Cuban Government Building

-East India Building*

-Canadian Government Building*

-Italian Government Building*

-US Government Building

-Temple of Fraternity

-Administration Building 

-Foreign Races

-Louisiana State Building

-Ohio State Building

-[fair panorama]

-The Passing of the Indian

-Shooting up the Town*

-St. Louis*

-Statuary at Main Entrance of Education Building

-Statue at Cascades

-Egyptian Jeweler*

-Egyptian Dancing Girls, Actors, and Musicians

-Egyptian Soldier and Merchant

-Egyptian Acrobats*

-[antique store]*

-Egyptian Toymaker 

-Streets of Cairo*

-[group photo, Streets of Cairo]

-Egyptian Artisans

-Camel Rider

-Streets of Cairo* (2)

-[building ruins]

-Fire in Jerusalem

* = existing print copy

3/- Volume 3

-Wisconsin State Building*

-Virginia Building

-Maryland Building

-Pennsylvania Building

-[building obscured by trees]

-Kentucky Building

-Tennessee Building

-Michigan Building

-Idaho State Building

-South Dakota Building

-Maine Building

-New Mexico Building*                    

-Texas Building 

-Massachusetts Building

-Utah Building

-[Indian Territory Building] 

-Georgia Building

-Oregon State Building

-Montana Building

-Kansas Building -Arizona Building

-New York Building -Indiana Building

-Minnesota Building

-Iowa Building

-Arkansas Building

-Rhode Island Building

-[building obscured by trees]

-Oklahoma Building

-State of Washington Pavilion*

-Minneapolis St. Paul Municipal Museum

-City of New York Building

-Kansas City Casino*

-US Commission of Fish & Fisheries Building*

-Emergency Hospital*

-The Town Hall

-[unidentified building]

-San Francisco Building

-Grand Basin

-stairs, statues, and arched window]

-Iowa Monument

-South Dakota Monument

-Missouri Monument*

-Colorado Monument

-Kansas Monument*

-The Texas at Target Practice in Santiago Harbor*

-State Building, Philippine Exhibition

-A Residence in Manila, Philippine Exhibition

-Tree Dwelling, Philippine Exhibition*

-Philippine Exhibition, Fish and Game Building

-A Street in Maguay, Philippine Exhibition

-A Visayan Village Street, Philippine Exhibition

-A Negrito Village, Philippine Exhibition

-Philippino Woman Grinding Mill

-Iggiroto Dog Dance, Philippine Exhibition

-Iggiroto Harvest Festival Dance, Philippine Exhibition*

-Iggiroto Marriage Dance, Philippine Exhibition

-Iggiroto Dance Led by Girls, Philippine Exhibition

-Bogoto War Dance, Philippine Exhibition

-Sugar Cane Mill, Philippine Exhibition*

-8th Calvary Colors Passing in Review

-Philippino Scouts Band Passing Reviewing Stand*

-Review of Troops, President Roosevelt in Stand

-[troops at attention]

-US Marine Corps Inspection Day* (2)

-A Thoroughbred* 

-High Diver*

-Curiosity*

-Balloon Race

-Balloon Race, Ready to Start

-[2 women standing among plants]

-Moro Sultans

-[fair panorama] (4)

-Statue at Entrance to Manufacturing Building

-The Spirit of the Pacific

-On the Louisiana Monument

-Louisiana Monument

-North Dakota Monument

-Indian Territory Monument

-Montana Monument

-Missouri Building*

-Missouri Building Fire* (5)

-Illinois Building

-Boer War, on the Pike*

-Surrender of the Guns

-Battle of Golonzo 

-[horses and men in arena]

-Parade of the Troops

-[men pulling wrapped fire hose]* (2)

-Hurley

-[Philadelphia sports team group photo]

-New York AC Relay Team, First Prize*

-[Concordia St. Louis sports team group photo]

-[Michigan sports team group photo]

-Winners of International Hose Race Championship

-California AC Water Team

-New York AC Water Team

-FH Yost, Michigan’s Coach

-[sports team group photo, black uniforms]

-[group photos, men in suits] (4)

-Oscar P. Osthoff

-Fred Winters, World Champion*

-The Ball Is in Play, Haskill vs. Carlisle

-The First Down, Haskill vs. Carlisle*

-Haskill Carlisle Game, the Kick Off

-Goal Kicked, Haskill vs. Carlisle

-A Goal Kick Blocked, Haskill vs. Carlisle

-Almost a Touchdown, Haskill vs. Carlisle

-A Scrimmage on the 10 Yard Line, Haskill vs. Carlisle

-First Touchdown, Haskill vs. Carlisle

-[athletes in field]

-Kaffirs

-Iggorotes [archery]

-[athletes and officials in field]

-[athletes walking across field]

-Ainu Japanese*

-Throwing the Javelin* 

-[athletes and officials in field]

-Winner of the Heavyweight Class

-145 Pound Champion*

-[wrestling]* (2)

-145 Pound Class wrestling

-105 Pound Class wrestling

-[wrestling]

-[wrestlers] (4)

-[wrestling]* (3)

-Start of Marathon

-Start of 1500 Meter Run*

-100 Meter Dash

-Start, 440 Yard Run

-100 Yard Dash

-Start, 200 Meter Dash, First Heat

-JD Lightbody, 1500 Meters*

-Carvjol of Cuba, Distance Runner*

-[athlete]* (2)

-Pole Vault

-High Jump

-High Jump, Patagonian*

-Putting 56 Pounds

-Discus

-R. Rose, Record 48 Feet, 7 Inches

-Putting the Shot

-JD Lightbody Receiving 1500 Meter Prize from NB Gregg

-MC Sheridan Receiving Discus Trophy from IS Taylor*

* = existing print copy

4/1 Print Copies, Vol. 1 (42)
4/2 Print Copies, Vol. 2 (35)
4/3 Print Copies, Vol. 3 (43)
4/4 Print Copies, Extra

-Arizona Building

-[construction]

-Exhibit in Palace of Transportation, Pennsylvania Railroad

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