University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Lynne Farrington

Souvenirs of the Past

Ephemera From World’s Fairs and Expositions

By: Lynne Farrington

The University of Pennsylvania houses a collection of world’s fairs and expositions materials, given to the Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts by Michael Zinman in 2008. Comprising contemporary guide and souvenir books, photographs, sheet music, advertisements, and other ephemera from both large and small national and international fairs of the late […]