Government agencies, including the War, State, Navy, Treasury,
Interior, Post Office, Justice and Agricultural Departments,
had displays. The Smithsonian and National Museum also contributed
objects for display. Visitors could see photos of the natural
wonders of the U.S. and important documents such as our Constitution.
There were also many demonstrations instructing visitors on the
government's various functions.
Bancroft, Hubert Howe. The Book of the Fair. Chicago: The Bancroft Company, 1893. Further reproduction or distribution is prohibited without permission.