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Primary Sources: Workshops in American History; Cans, Coal and Corporations: The 1893 World's Columbian Exposition

02/13/2001

Primary Sources Show 5 The 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition CLOSED CAPTIONED MASTER


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Series
Primary Sources: Workshops in American History
Program
Cans, Coal and Corporations: The 1893 World's Columbian Exposition
Program Number

5

Series Description

Series release date: 2001

Program Description

Intrastate transportation and industrial technology exploded in the second half of the nineteenth century, creating a new vision of America. Join the onscreen participants as they draw on essays written to celebrate the 1893 Colombian Exposition in Chicago to explore this new perspective, both cosmopolitan and expansionist, and its implications for the future.

Duration

00:57:03

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Topics
History
Citation
Chicago: “Primary Sources: Workshops in American History; Cans, Coal and Corporations: The 1893 World's Columbian Exposition,” 02/13/2001, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D87DA0698B084D959112F6CF33AA3696.
MLA: “Primary Sources: Workshops in American History; Cans, Coal and Corporations: The 1893 World's Columbian Exposition.” 02/13/2001. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D87DA0698B084D959112F6CF33AA3696>.
APA: Primary Sources: Workshops in American History; Cans, Coal and Corporations: The 1893 World's Columbian Exposition. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D87DA0698B084D959112F6CF33AA3696
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