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The Death of the Dome Building, 1893-1917 | Community and lifestyle

click to enlarge COURTESY SANGAMON VALLEY COLLECTION, LINCOLN LIBRARY The State Fair’s Dome Building, built in Chicago for the World Columbian Exposition, was purchased and reassembled in Springfield. It was a main attraction until it burned down in 1917. The domed building was the focus of the Illinois State Fair for over 20 years before …

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