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    World's Columbian Exposition: Hale Elevator Company Ride Ticket. Brand new at the exposition were elevators, still a novelty at that time. They were installed in small numbers to take visitors to building rooftops, generally for a fee. took visitors to the top of the Manufacturer's Building. The Hale Elevator Co. ticket has been even more difficult to find than the Vertical Transit ticket, but examples have been known for many years. Along with the Vertical Transit Company ticket, these are iconic examples of two of the rarest and most sought after Columbian tickets. Doolin calls Hale his No. 35. From the collection of Norm Bolotin.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2008
    2nd-3rd Tuesday-Wednesday
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