Louisiana Purchase Exposition
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Louisiana Purchase Exposition

About this collection

The LPE Glass Plate Negatives consisting of over 7500 images and his housed in SLPL’s offsite storage facility, the former Compton Film Library. Many of the images feature the construction of the Fair. The LPE Stereograph Cards consisting of just over 500 stereograph cards is housed in the Rare Books and Manuscripts Room of Central Library. Some of the cards are in color, featuring scenes of the 1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition. Cards produced by the Keystone View Company, Underwood & Underwood, and the William H. Rau Company are represented in the collection. A finding aid to the collection is available.

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