Ferris wheel and bird's-eye view of Midway, in Chicago

Ferris wheel and bird's-eye view of Midway, in Chicago

This was the world's first Ferris wheel and was built for the World's Fair that was held in Chicago in 1893. It took its name from its creator: George Washington Gale Ferris.

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Image ID :
2578519
Image type :
Photograph
Published :
1905
Author :
Jackson, W.H.
Source :
M 617E White City Art Company: The White City. Photographs by W H Jackson of the Chicago Exposition, 1894
Credit :
Institution of Civil Engineers
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