Prizes and Awards, 1876, 1886-1915, 1946 | University of Illinois Archives
|Room 146 Main Library||Certificates for U fo I from World's Fair and Expositions|
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Prizes and awards, recognitions, including 1886 - New Orleans, North, Central, and South American Exposition - award for meritorious display of student work; 1889 - Paris - Exposition Universelle de Paris - for exhibition of documents; 1899 - Chicago - Lafayette Memorial Commission - recognition of contribution; 1899 - Chicago - laying of cornerstone of U.S. Government Building; 1901 - Buffalo, New York, Pan American Exposition, recognition of display of student work; 1904 - St. Louis Universal Exposition commemorating the Louisiana Purchase - grand prize for general exhibit illustrating courses of instruction and methods and results of university work; and 1915 - San Francisco Panama - Pacific International Exposition - silver medal to the State of Illinois for a collective exhibit of the state's mineral resources and products.
The series includes certificates for the 1876 - Philadelphia - United States Centennial International Exhibition; 1946 - United States Navy and War Department Recognitions and certifications of the 1933 - Chicago Century of Progress International Exposition.