Athena Press      ††††† アメリカ・イギリス・フランスの文化研究資料復刻出版
 A History of the World's Columbian Exposition held in Chicago in 1893

by Authority of the Board of Directors

Edited by Rossiter Johnson (1897-98)

世界コロンブス記念博覧会(1893年シカゴ万博)の記録

全4巻 + 別冊解説:能登路雅子(東京大学名誉教授)

ISBN 4-902708-03-5  ・  菊判  ・  c. 2200 pp.

定価 本体156,000円+税  2004年 残部僅少

 

19世紀末のアメリカ文化・産業・科学技術の祭典“世界コロンブス記念博覧会”の第一級資料。
アメリカ社会文化研究、産業・科学技術史研究、美術・建築・音楽史研究などにおける卓越した情報源です。

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Contents

Volume 1: Narrative
The Occasion • The Inception • Organization of the Company • Election of a Director General • Grounds and Buildings • Finance and Ways & Means • Executive Department of the Directory • The Council of Administration • Promotion • Construction • Electrical and Mechanical Service • The Board of Lady Managers • The Children’s Building • Dedication of the Buildings • Last Months of Construction and Installation • Bureau of Admissions and Collections • Opening of the Exposition • Sunday Closing • Protection • Intramural Transportation • First Three Months • Special Days • Music • August, September, and October • Closing the Exposition • The Fair as a Spectacle (Charles Mulford)

Volume 2: Departments
Department of Publicity and Promotion • Department of Agriculture • Department of Live Stock • Department of Forestry • Department of Horticulture • Department of Fish and Fisheries • Department of Mines and Mining • Department of Machinery • Department of Transportation • Department of Manufactures • Department of Liberal Arts • Department of Electricity • Department of Ethnology • Latin-American Bureau • Department of Fine Arts • The Foreign Buildings • The State Buildings • Post-Exposition Comments • The Fair as a Work of Art (William Anderson Coffin)

Volume 3: Exhibits
The Agricultural Exhibits • The Live-Stock Exhibit • The Forestry Exhibit • The Horticultural Exhibit • The Mining Exhibit • The Machinery Exhibit • The Transportation Exhibit • The Exhibit of Manufactures • Leather and Shoe Trades Exhibit • The Krupp Gun Exhibit • The Exhibit of Liberal Arts • The Electrical Exhibit • The Fine Arts Exhibit • The Ethnological Exhibit • The Midway Plaisance and Isolated Exhibits • The Exhibits by Women • United States Government Exhibit • Science and the Fair (Thomas Corwin Mendenhall)

Volume 4: Congresses
The Congress of Representative Women • The Congress of Medicine and Surgery • The Temperance Congress • The Congress on Commerce and Finance • The Congress on Literature • The Educational Congresses • The World’s Parliament of Religions • The Art Congresses • The Philosophical Congress • The Congress on Evolution • President Bonney’s Closing Address • The Educational and Moral Value of the Exposition (Selim Hobart Peabody) • Bibliography • Index