THE ELECTRIFYING FALL OF RAINBOW CITY: Spectacle and Assassination at the 1901 World's Fair
The Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, New York in 1901 meant to herald the twentieth century went tragically, spectacularly awry. The author unveils the fair's big tragedy and its lesser known scandals. From a deranged laborer who stalked and shot President McKinley to a sixty year old woman who rode a barrel over Niagara Falls. Photos.
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