Title: Paperweight, American Bicentennial in Texas
Description: Frosted glass paperweight, oval-shaped, clear. Depicts pressed intaglio image of Memorial Hall. In center, around Memorial Hall, inscribed into the underside: 1776. 1876. Memorial Hall.
Description: Historical Note: Memorial Hall is one of the few buildings that remain from the International Centennial Exhibition held in 1876 in Fairmount Park, Philadelphia to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the United States. The anniversary was commemorated by holding an International Exhibition of Arts, Manufactures, and Products of the Soil and Mine in Philadelphia.
Citation information: ATF0251, Artifacts collection. Archives and Information Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
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