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PROGRAMThe Midwinter Fair: A Retro-Illumination
MONTHLY PROGRAM Ed Herny San Francisco’s first world’s fair, the California Midwinter International Exposition, took place in Golden Gate Park, from January 27 to July 4, 1894. The only remaining features in the park from the fair are the Japanese Tea Garden and a few pieces of sculpture. Ed Herny will present about 50 original glass lanternslides of