Columbian Exposition Aquarium Correspondence, 1893 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 43/1/4
Volume: 0.3 cubic feet
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Description: Correspondence of Stephen A. Forbes, Directory of the aquarium at the Government Building at the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, relating to collecting fish and aquatic plants for the exhibits, employing personnel for the preparation of exhibits and the expenses of building and operating exhibits. Correspondents include Marshall McDonald, U.S. Commissioner of Fisheries, and George R. Davis, Director General of the Exposition.