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        The World's Columbian Exposition of 1893: Vision of the Future | A Biography of America

        Chicago's World's Columbian Exposition of 1893 made a statement about the future of city life: a chance for something better than the squalid, polluted, and overcrowded industrial cities of the 19th century. This annotated photograph from A Biography of America looks at how the fair's "White City" envisioned the future of city life.

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