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Lovely heavy 1892 to 1893 Chicago World's Fair souvenir spoon. Wonderful design of two globes make up the end. Stamped on the back "STERLING" and it has the hallmark of a "W" in a circle as well as the seller's hallmark "O.D. Peacock" or it may be "C.D." The W is the Frank Whiting hallmark.According to the internet: "The Frank M. Whiting & Co. was founded in 1878 in North Attleboro, Massachusetts by the son of William Whiting, the founder of the Whiting Manufacturing Co

Lovely heavy 1892 to 1893 Chicago World's Fair souvenir spoon. Wonderful design of two globes make up the end. Stamped on the back "STERLING" and it has the hallmark of a "W" in a circle as well as the seller's hallmark "O.D. Peacock" or it may be "C.D." The W is the Frank Whiting hallmark.According to the internet: "The Frank M. Whiting & Co. was founded in 1878 in North Attleboro, Massachusetts by the son of William Whiting, the founder of the Whiting Manufacturing Co

The World’s Columbian Exposition was held from May to October 1893 in honor of the 400th anniversary of Columbus’ discovery of the New World.

"Ferris Wheel, and Bird's Eye View of Midway." Large photographic print from The White City (As It Was). Photographs by William Henry Jackson. World's Columbian Exposition. 1893

Agricultural Building at Night, from North West. With spotlight or beacon of light shining across the lagoon Large photographic print from The White City (As It Was). Photographs by William Henry Jackson. World's Columbian Exposition. 1893. Digitial

Choral Hall from Wooded Island. Large photographic print from The White City (As It Was), photographs by William Henry Jackson. World's Columbian Exposition 1893.

Head and shoulders of man in native headgear and dress, facing front, during his stay at the World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Ill. c1893

The Water Gate. Peristyle and Grand Basin. Large photographic print from The White City (As It Was), photographs by William Henry Jackson. World's Columbian Exposition 1893.