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World's Fair New York 1853
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In an effort to show domestic life in all forms throughout the Americas, the anthropological displays of housing included this modest structure, purportedly typical of a working class family in New York.

Bancroft, Hubert Howe. The Book of the Fair. Chicago: The Bancroft Company, 1893. Further reproduction or distribution is prohibited without permission.

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