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PPIE Centennial: C.F. Sauer Company’s exhibit

September 11th, 2015 by Sara Gunasekara

Here is this week’s post in our Panama-Pacific International Exposition (PPIE) centennial series. This image is from our Panama-Pacific International Exposition Collection.

C.F. Sauer Company's exhibit in the Food Building at the PPIE, 1915.

C.F. Sauer Company’s exhibit in the Food Building at the PPIE, 1915.

PPIE Centennial: The Zone

September 4th, 2015 by Sara Gunasekara

Here is this week’s post in our Panama-Pacific International Exposition (PPIE) centennial series. This image is from our Panama Pacific International Exposition Collection.

Street scene in the Zone at the PPIE, 1915.

Street scene in the Zone at the PPIE, 1915.

PPIE Centennial: Toyland Zone

August 21st, 2015 by Sara Gunasekara

Here is this week’s post in our Panama-Pacific International Exposition (PPIE) centennial series. This image is from our Panama Pacific International Exposition Collection.

Toyland Zone. Two women sliding down a slide at the PPIE, 1915.

Toyland Zone. Two women sliding down a slide at the PPIE, 1915.

PPIE Centennial: Quaker Oats Company’s exhibit

July 31st, 2015 by Sara Gunasekara

Here is this week’s post in our Panama-Pacific International Exposition (PPIE) centennial series. This image is from our Panama Pacific International Exposition Collection.

Quaker Oats Company’s exhibit at the PPIE, 1915.

Quaker Oats Company’s exhibit at the PPIE, 1915.

PPIE Centennial: Tower of Jewels Illuminated

July 10th, 2015 by Sara Gunasekara

Here is this week’s post in our Panama-Pacific International Exposition (PPIE) centennial series. This image is a plate from Views of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition in Natural Colors.

Tower of Jewels Illuminated at the PPIE, 1915.

Tower of Jewels Illuminated at the PPIE, 1915.

PPIE Centennial: Ridgeway Tea Company’s exhibit

June 26th, 2015 by Sara Gunasekara

Here is this week’s post in our Panama-Pacific International Exposition (PPIE) centennial series. This image is from our Panama Pacific International Exposition Collection.

Ridgeway Tea Company's exhibit at the PPIE, 1915.

Ridgeway Tea Company’s exhibit at the PPIE, 1915.

PPIE Centennial: Bean Spray Pump Company Exhibit

June 19th, 2015 by Sara Gunasekara

Here is this week’s post in our Panama-Pacific International Exposition (PPIE) centennial series. This image is from our Panama Pacific International Exposition Collection.

Bean Spray Pump Company’s exhibit, PPIE, 1915.

Bean Spray Pump Company’s exhibit., PPIE, 1915.

PPIE Centennial

June 12th, 2015 by Sara Gunasekara

Here is this week’s post in our Panama-Pacific International Exposition (PPIE) centennial series. This image is from our Panama Pacific International Exposition Collection.

Eight girls performing a Scottish dance at the Panama-Pacific International Exposition, 1915.

Eight girls performing a Scottish dance at the Panama-Pacific International Exposition, 1915.

PPIE Centennial: Tower of Jewels

May 22nd, 2015 by Sara Gunasekara

Here is this week’s post in our Panama-Pacific International Exposition (PPIE) centennial series. This image is a plate from Views of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition in Natural Colors.

Tower of Jewels from the Great South Gardens, PPIE, 1915.

Tower of Jewels from the Great South Gardens, PPIE, 1915.

PPIE Centennial: Palace of Liberal Arts

May 15th, 2015 by Sara Gunasekara

Here is this week’s post in our Panama-Pacific International Exposition (PPIE) centennial series. This image is a plate from Views of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition in Natural Colors.

Western Entrance Palace of Liberal Arts from Court of Palms, PPIE, 1915.

Western Entrance, Palace of Liberal Arts from Court of Palms, PPIE, 1915.