Official Souvenir of the City of Bradford Cartwright Memorial Hall Inaugural Exhibition
Bradford Herbert M Trotter & Co 1904
Photography by Rosemont, Official Photographer, Paris Studio 6 Bond Street Leeds. 20pp landscape format pamphlet with b/w photographs of the exhibition set in Lister Park. Centre fold panorama of the exhibition. Red decorated wrapper. A little dusty else good copy. Bradfordians flocked to the great exhibition. In the first week, 78,651 people paid the entrance fee. By the end, nearly 2.5 million had passed through the gates. Temporary buildings housed exhibits and a concert hall and there were a variety of entertainment's. The Somali Village, touring European exhibitions was part of the exposition. Hard to find souvenir of this regional fair when Bradford was at its height of industrial development.