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Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition, 1898 Omaha, Nebraska


  • Beam, Patrice K. "The Last Victorian Fair: The Trans-Mississippi International Exposition." Journal of the West 33: 1 (1994): 10-23.
    Provides a general overview of different aspects of the fair and places the fair within an American historical context. Includes photographs as well as a table of attendance figures from world's fairs from 1851 to 1904.
  • Moore, Sarah J. "Mapping Empire in Omaha and Buffalo: World's Fairs and the Spanish American War." Bilingual Review/ La Revista Biling├╝e 25:1 (2000): 111-126.


  • Cajka, Liz. Westward the Empire: Omaha's World Fair of 1898. Omaha, Nebraska: University of Nebraska at Omaha, 1998.
  • Gale, Kira. Buffalo Bill and Geronimo at the Trans-Miss. Omaha, Nebraska: River Junction Press, 1998.
  • Larsen, Lawrence Harold. The Gate City: A History of Omaha. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1997.
  • Morris Press. Loving Memories: Trans-Mississippi 1898 and Greater America 1899. Kearney, Nebraska: Morris Press, 1999.
  • Peterson, Jess R. Omaha's Trans-Mississippi Exposition. Chicago: Arcadia, 2003.

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