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Description: Horses pull wagons on a stretch of racetrack at the Cuyahoga County Fair while spectators gather around the track beside parked automobiles.
Description: A man orders a beer from the outdoor bar at a Civil Defense Rally. The banners on the booth read "Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer On Draft" and "Greendale Civilian...
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Description: People surround decorated booths at the annual Woodstock Library Fair.
Description: A view from behind the bar of a Civilian Defense Rally. Men and women are lined up and taps are visible.
Description: The Kankakee High School band plays in the background as a crowd gathers around International Harvester exhibits at the "Century of Progress" world's fair.
Description: Elevated view of crowds at the Wisconsin State Fair.
Description: Bette Dolva stands with horse "Yvonne's Stonewall Star."
Description: Cyanotype scenic view of the 1893 Chicago World's Columbian Exposition grounds showing the U.S. Government Building and a bridge over the lagoon.
Description: Prototype(?) Farmall F-12 tractor on display in the International Harvester exhibit at the "Century of Progress" world's fair in Chicago.
Description: View of Lyme (?) Grange Fair, featuring cattle being shown in a field, a wagon, several people, and a fence.
Description: A group of young men ride in the back of an International truck used by the "Deseret News" of Salt Lake City, Utah. The truck is parked at the "Century of...
Description: An International paneled station wagon ("woody") on display in the International Harvester exhibit at the "Century of Progress" world's fair.
Description: Drivers make last minute adjustments to their automobiles at the start of the Milwaukee Grand Prize race (later called the American Grand Prix).
Description: Three men raising mugs of beer from behind the outdoor bar at a Civilian Defense Rally. In the background is a tent.
Description: Antique cars at the annual Iola Car Show.
Description: Cyanotype view of the Illinois Building at Chicago's World's Columbian Exposition showing a gondola and motor launch on the lagoon near a bridge. A wing of...
Description: Souvenir postcard from the Paris Exposition of 1900 in Paris, France, showing the "McCormick Building."
Description: Midway Pleasance viewed from Illinois Central Viaduct; large Ferris wheel in background; large crowd, mostly walking in the direction of the Ferris wheel...
Description: Employees and patrons gather around a beer and sandwich concession stand on the midway at the Wisconsin State Fair, where Gettelman On Tap is sold for 5 ce...
Description: Uniformed men (Brinks staff?) stand beside an International Model B-3 truck parked outside the Hall of Science at the "Century of Progress" world's fair. T...
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