Sesqui! by Thomas H. Keels

Sesqui! Greed, Graft, and the Forgotten World’s Fair of 1926 by Thomas H. Keels Temple University Press,  376 pp, cloth $40 There are only a few physical remains of the Sesquicentennial International Exposition, a world’s fair staged in Philadelphia in 1926 to celebrate the 150th anniversary of American independence. These include two small lakes, a lookout gazebo, and a tan brick building that...
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