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    World's Columbian Exposition: Festival Hall Railroad Day Ticket. A 3.5" x 1.25" ticket for Festival Hall, Railroad Day, September 16, 1893. Similar tickets in this format for various days at the fair and in Festival Hall have brought $1,000 in auctions in this decade. This ticket has scrollwork and the fair name at the top, one that seasoned ticket collectors instantly recognize as a rarity from Festival Hall, which was situated near the Colonnade at the southwest corner of the fairgrounds along Lake Michigan. Excellent condition, minor bump at the bottom edge and residue form glue on the reverse. Ticket number "Y 12". From the collection of Norm Bolotin.

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    December, 2008
    2nd-3rd Tuesday-Wednesday
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