Palaces and Courts of the Exposition eBook

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List of Illustrations

“The End of the Trail” (by James E. Fraser)
Machinery Palace
Palace of Varied Industries
Portal of the Palace of Varied Industries
Portal of the Palace of Liberal Arts
West Side of the Palace of Education
“Thought” (by Ralph Stackpole)
Portal of all the Palaces facing North
Court of the Universe
“The Rising Sun” (by A. A. Weinmann)
“Descending Night” (by A. A. Weinmann)
“Earth” (by Robert Aitken)
“The Genius of Creation” (by Daniel C. French)
“The Nations of the Occident” (by Calder, Roth and Lentelli)
“Youth” (by Edith W. Burroughs)
Part of “Fountain of El Dorado” (by G. V. Whitney)
Tower of Jewels
“Cortez” (by Chas. Niehaus)
North Court of Court of the Universe
“The Adventurous Bowman” (by H. A. McNeil)
Court of the Ages
“Water” (by Frank Brangwyn)
Panel of “The Fountain of the Earth” (by R. Aitken)
Court of the Four Seasons
“The Fountain of Ceres” (by Evelyn B. Longman)
“The Feast of the Sacrifice” (by Albert Jaegers)
The Emerald Pool
“Winter” (by Furio Piccirilli)
Eastern Gateway of Court of Four Seasons
Court of Palms
“The American Pioneer” (by Solon Borglum)
Palace of Fine Arts
Corner of the Palace of Fine Arts
Panel of “Pegasus " (by Bruno Zimm)
Palace of Horticulture
“The Fountain of Energy” (by A. Stirling Calder)
Festival Hall

Palaces and Courts of the Exposition

The Prayer of Bishop Nichols

of the Episcopal Diocese of California,

Given at the
Opening of the Exposition

The Blessing of God Almighty, the God of the Ages, the God of the Oceans, the God of the Continents, the God of the Genius of man and the God of every Exposition of human achievement and progress — the Blessing of God Almighty, the Father, the Son and the Holy Ghost, be upon you and remain with you always.


The 148th Psalm

Read by
Rabbi Meyer of San Francisco
at the Opening of the Exposition

Praise ye the Lord.  Praise ye the Lord from the heavens; praise Him in
      the Heights. 
Praise ye Him, all His Angels; praise ye, all His hosts. 
Praise ye Him, sun and moon; praise Him all ye stars of light. 
Praise Him, ye heaven of heavens, and ye waters that be above the
Let them praise the name of the Lord; for He commanded and they were
He hath also established them for ever and ever; He hath made a decree
      which shall not pass. 
Praise the Lord from the earth, ye dragons, and all deeps. 
Fire and hail, snow and vapors; stormy wind fulfilling His word;
Mountains and all hills; fruitful trees, and all cedars;
Beasts and all cattle; creeping things and flying

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