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Xanthus Smith's admission card to the Centennial Exhibition, 1877

Xanthus Smith's admission card to the Centennial Exhibition, 1877

Continental Bank Note Co.

Item Information

Title: Xanthus Smith's admission card to the Centennial Exhibition

Date: 1877

Physical Details: 1 ticket stub ; 9 x 18 cm.

Description: Admission card valid between Sept. 1 and Dec. 31, 1877.

Front of card features an engraving of the main exhibit hall, a calendar with two days punched out, and a form with Smith's name and ticket number. Back of card features a trimmed oval photo of Smith.

Creator: Continental Bank Note Co.

Forms part of: Mary, Xanthus, and Russell Smith family papers, 1793-1977, bulk 1826-1977

Rights Statement: U.S. public domain

Citation: Xanthus Smith's admission card to the Centennial Exhibition, 1877. Mary, Xanthus, and Russell Smith family papers, 1793-1977, bulk 1826-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 14255