Exceptional Expositions Exhibit & Lecture

Image Source: William Merchant, Proposed Temple of Youth (unbuilt), n.d.  William Merchant Collection. [EDA, UCB]

Explore original architectural and landscape drawings, photographs, and collectibles from two world’s fairs held in the San Francisco Bay Area — the Panama Pacific International Exposition of 1915 and the Golden Gate International Exposition  of 1939.

The Exceptional Expositions exhibit features items from from the Environmental Design Archives, Visual Resources Center, and the Environmental Design Library that illustrate the planning and design of each exposition.

When: Tuesday September 8 – Wednesday December 16, 2015

Where: Environmental Design Library, 210 Wurster Hall

The exhibit will correspond to presentations, a reception, and auction on September 17th.