McCarthy Album 01, Photograph 003
Panama-Pacific International Exposition
Caption: "Panama-Pacific International Exposition, General View." The Panama Pacific International Exposition was held to celebrate the completion of the Panama Canal, as well as inventive technologies and new industries from around the world. It was also a chance for San Francisco to show the world how the great city had rebuilt and thrived after the devastation of the 1906 earthquake and fire.
San Francisco, California
Audrey Fullerton-Samora of Sacramento, great niece of William and Grace McCarthy, donated the William M. McCarthy Photograph Collection to the California State Archives in 1996.
California State Archives, a division of the California Secretary of State's Office
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Image of an item within the William M. McCarthy Photograph Collection (96-07-08)
JPEG, scanned at 400 DPI, 24-bit color