1894 California Midwinter Fair women artists

an appreciation by Mae Silver

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  • Painting, American -- History -- 19th century,
  • Women artists -- United States,
  • Painters -- California

Edition Notes

Other titlesEighteen hundred ninety-four California Midwinter Fair women artists
Statementby Mae Silver.
The Physical Object
Pagination15 p. :
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23026480M
OCLC/WorldCa32532098

Up for auction is a very interesting flyer/advertising item that I am not sure what it is. My guess is that the colorful front side of the flyer, with illustrations, is connected to the California Midwinter Fair that opened in the Golden Gate Park in San Francisco in and ran through part of These token metals are both beautiful and historic.. and are quickly becoming very popular and valuable. The California Midwinter International Exposition of , commonly referred to as the "Midwinter Exposition" or the "Midwinter Fair", was a World's Fair that operated for six months in San Francisco 's Golden Gate Park. Aluminum coin: California Midwinter International Exposition / Electric Tower / , (obverse) Aluminum Souvenir Stamped in Mechanics Bld. / San Francisco, Cal. Approximately inches in diameter. Attended by two million visitors, the World’s Fair on acres of Golden Gate Park, brainchild of San Francisco Chronicle publisher M.H. San Franciscan Michael de Young saw the vase in Chicago, fell in love with it, and arranged to have it displayed here as part of the California Midwinter International Exhibition.

  A short video of a California Midwinter Exposition Official Medal HKA Gilt NGC MS62 by Moise. The California Midwinter International Exposition was held in San Francisco in The fair. California Mid Winter fair, Women's Department 10 Jul Nov Centennial International Exhibition, Philadelphia World's Fair notes: day book Louisiana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis [Compliments slip from office of M. H. de Young, Director General]. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.   , San Francisco, United States - California Midwinter International Exposition Latest Topics; All Activity; Home ; World's Fairs & Expositions ; to ; , San Francisco, United States - California Midwinter International Exposition.

The World's Columbian Exposition (the official shortened name for the World's Fair: Columbian Exposition, also known as the Chicago World's Fair) was a world's fair held in Chicago in to celebrate the th anniversary of Christopher Columbus' arrival in the New World in The centerpiece of the Fair, held in Jackson Park, was a large water pool representing the voyage . HYDER WWW NETSTATE COM SEALS __text_Layout 1 11 12 10 3 11 PM Page 51 Ewing produced the souvenirs on the same style of press used by the Mint at his concession booth adjacent to the Mechanics Building Q Z O A Gold plated medals H K were struck on the opening day of the California midwinter international exposition in San. Before the fair closed in the summer of , this statue was purchased by M.H. De Young as a gift to the park to be permanently displayed in front of the museum. (That is according to Christopher Pollack in his book Golden Gate Park.) The plaque on the statue says: "Presented by the executive committee of the California Midwinter. The book's central chapters provide snapshots of the micro-workings of power on five key cultural frontiers: restaurants, hotels, and boardinghouses; places of amusement, ranging from the brothels of the Barbary Coast to the Pacific Museum of Anatomy and Science; Chinatown's tourist terrain; the Mechanics' Institute's annual fairs; and the

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My first and best thanks to the women artists of the Midwinter Fair for their legacy of beautiful art. _____ Bibliography. Books. Final Report of the California World's Fair Committee. Chicago, The Guidebook of the Midwinter Fair, Hughes, Edan Milton.

Artists in California. Vol S.F., Jacques, Bertha. Helen. The Fantastic Fair: The Story of the California Midwinter International Exposition Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, [Chandler, Arthur, Nathan, Marvin] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Fantastic Fair: The Story of the California Midwinter International Exposition Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, Author: Arthur Chandler, Marvin Nathan. California Midwinter International Exposition. items. California Midwinter International Exposition - Administration Building (1 of 8).

California Midwinter International Exposition, the first held west of Chicago. Image: Bancroft Library. The California Midwinter International Exposition—also known as the Midwinter Fair—was held in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park from January 27 to July 4, The California Midwinter Fair, Summary Photographs show a hawaiian grass house and Liliuokalani's throne; an "Arizona Indian village"; night views of the Administration building, Electric Tower, and Grand Court, etc.

Persian and Chinese theatres, Russian and German exhibits, etc. California Midwinter International Exposition - Ostrich Farm and Administration Building California Midwinter International Exposition - Overview California Midwinter International Exposition - Overview California Midwinter International Exposition - Overview of the International Exposition Buildings California Midwinter International Exposition - Overview of the.

Immediately following the Columbian Exposition, the California Midwinter Exposition was held in Golden Gate Park. Michael DeYoung, publisher of the San Francisco Chronicle, convinced the citizens of San Francisco to host the exposition with less than one.

calif midwinter expo fair collection-amazing lot. antique official souvenir badge/ribbon from the california midwinter international exposition in -reads sequoia lodge no.

original pin still attached - bottom of badge is fraying - 3 bronze/brass so-called dollar coins and 1 silver color electric tower so-called dollar coin from the san francisco expo - show some age - 2 have.

San Francisco California Midwinter Fair Expo Complete Portfolio Book. C $; or Best Offer Save california midwinter fair to get e-mail alerts and updates on your eBay Feed. Search refinements. Categories. All. Collectibles (7) Photographic Images (4) Historical Memorabilia (3) Art (4) Fine Art Photographs (2) Fine Art.

Mid-winter fair, San Francisco, Title from item. In album: [Documentary photographs of Alaska and the islands off its northern coast,l. 98]. Contributor: Broadbent, Alfred Lee Date: Antique souvenir view album from the Mid-Winter Fair held in San Franciscos Golden Gate Park. Printed in Germany and provided compliments of The New York Fair Store of Beloit, Wisconsin (B.C.

Smiley Proprietor). The album contains 34 lithographic photo views (Albertypes) across 15 large. Fairs, Parks & Architecture > Fairs & Expositions > Other Fairs & Expositions. Email to friends Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest - opens in a new window or tab.

The San Francisco Midwinter Fair ofElectric Tower at night with search light shining on Prayer Book Cross, Golden Gate Park. California Midwinter work of artists. The Souvenir of the California Midwinter International Exposition collection is an album containing photographic prints taken in by Isaiah W.

Taber, the official photographer of the Exposition. The album features views of the grounds, buildings, attractions, events, and exhibits of the California Midwinter International Exposition (C.M.I.E.).

The Midwinter Fair of was held in Golden Gate Park and centered around today's Music Concourse. It ran from January 27 to July 9, Most of the fair buildings, except for the Fine Arts Building which later became the de Young Museum, were demolished.

Photo column top: Midway of the fair from the San Joaquin Building,Illustration Photo-gravures of the California Midwinter International Exposition, New York, A. Wittemann. Courtesy Library of Congress. Bottom: All Nations Day, California Midwinter International Exposition,Kilburn.

Photo courtesy Library of Congress. The San Francisco Midwinter Fair ofin Golden Gate Park, from the collection of Bob Bragman Bob Bragman Show More Show Less 32 of 35 Facade of the French Exhibit and the James Lick Statue.

The California Midwinter International Exposition was held in San Francisco in The fair was held in Golden Gate Park, was very popular with over 2 million people attending.

Several medals were produced for the exposition including this piece which is often referred to as the official medal of the fair. Centennial Journey California Midwinter International Exposition,Golden Gate Park, San Francisco.

San Francisco: San Francisco History Association, Silver, Mae. California Midwinter Fair Women Artists: An Appreciation.

Fine Arts Building at the Midwinter Fair. by Woody LaBounty Of the five main large buildings of the California Midwinter International Exposition only one, the Fine Arts Building—or Palace of Fine and Decorative Arts—outlasted the fair as a memorial to the exposition and a gift to Golden Gate Park.

Made of brick, iron, and glass, designed to be fire- and water-proof. THE BOOK OF THE FAIR: Chapter the Twenty-Eighth: The California Midwinter International Exposition Click on links to view page images.

Previous Chapter / Index - To describe in these pages the California Midwinter Exposition was no part of my purpose when I took upon myself the task of writing The Book of the Fair; nor could it have been so; for at the time no such project was undertaken or.

Item Details. An “Midwinter Fair and The Golden State”Art Views booklet copyrighted and published by H.S.

Crocker Co. of San Francisco for California Educational Series. The softcover booklet is illustrated with fantastic chromolithographs of the architecture featured at the Midwinter Fair. The Fair, held at Golden Gate Park, was the brainchild of M.H.

de Young, editor of the San. Ina Donna Coolbrith (Ma – Febru ) was an American poet, writer, librarian, and a prominent figure in the San Francisco Bay Area literary community.

Called the "Sweet Singer of California", she was the first California Poet Laureate and the first poet laureate of any American state. Coolbrith, born the niece of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints founder. Held in San Francisco from January 1 to July 9,and inspired by the World's Columbia Exposition at Chicago the previous year, the California Midwinter International Exposition (C.M.I.E.) sought to promote California's mild, salubrious year-round climate, as well as to portray its beauty and wealth of diverse resources.

The California Midwinter International Exposition, San Francisco, After the Midwinter Fair closed in July ofthis historical fantasy was formally dedicated as the M.

de Young Memorial Museum, San Francisco's first municipal art museum. See Raymond Clary, The Making of Golden Gate Park: The Early Years: I The Midwinter Fair was the brainchild of M. de Young, San Francisco’s leading civic booster, founder and publisher of the San Francisco Chronicle, and California representative to the Chicago fair, who came up with the idea while at the fair in the summer of His plan, announced on June 1, that a full-scale fair could open in San.

Clara McChesney was born in California where she studied art at the San Francisco Art School, followed by more studies at the Gotham Art School and at the Colarossi School in Paris. She lived the rest of her life in New York and Europe.

She won two medals at the Exposition and exhibited two pieces at the Midwinter Fair in California. Souvenir of the California Midwinter International Exposition, (collection at Online Archive of California) Category:California Midwinter International Exposition of (media files at Wikimedia Commons) Audio: Episode The Midwinter Fair (21m56s, at Outside Lands Podcast) Episode Women Artists at the Midwinter Fair (31m40s.

marks the th anniversary of the California Midwinter International Exposition, commonly known as the Midwinter Fair. Held in Golden Gate Park, the fair featured more than buildings and hosted million visitors over six months in The fair opened on Janu on acres at the park’s center, dubbed The Sunset City.

buildings had been constructed in record time to showcase all of California’s counties as. Horticultural and Agricultural Building at the Midwinter Fair. by Woody LaBounty The Midwinter Fair’s Horticultural and Agricultural building, which stood on the north side of Golden Gate Park's Music Concourse, was the most “Californian” of the fair's five main halls, if not in style, than in its contents.

While the Manufactures and Liberal Arts and Fine Arts.california mid winter fair of On June 1,San Franciscan Michael Harry de Young announced his plans to open the California Midwinter Fair in San Francisco by January of Eleven days later, local citizens had committed $41, to the project, and over four thousand of Chicago’s World Fair () exhibitors petitioned for space.Hawaiian Village at the California Midwinter International Exposition of jpg 1, × ; KB The Camels are coming, California Midwinter Exposition (NYPL bG89F F).tiff 3, × .