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Old Posted Oct 1, 2008, 12:31 AM
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Several issues of a Fair Corporation subscription magazine (from 1891)
presented several 'centerpiece' ideas for the fair.

One a blatant ripoff of the Eiffel Tower.

Another one had a crystal palace-like base with a tower.

There was this behemoth.

Also, an idea to go in the opposite direction (as in...underground)

I wish I had more information and better scans.
I imagine the Ryerson Library has issues of these magazines.
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