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Illumination of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition

W. D"A Ryan

Illumination of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition

presented at a meeting of the Schenectady Section of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers, Schenectady, N.Y., May 4, 1916

by W. D"A Ryan

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Published by American Institute of Electrical Engineers in [New York?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lighting, Architectural and decorative,
  • Light in architecture

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby W. D"A. Ryan.
    ContributionsAmerican Institute of Electrical Engineers.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTH7725 .R8 1916
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 415-440, lix p. of plates :
    Number of Pages440
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16495246M
    LC Control Number2008570655

    Hardbound Book – Panama Pacific International – In the Court of the Ages – Edward R. Taylor Southern Pacific Railroad Brochure – North Bound Shasta Route – CA & OR – Route to Panama Pacific International Exposition. Worlds Fair San Francisco Panama Pacific International Expo Souvenir Shovel – ”. A Sense of Wonder: The San Francisco World’s Fair. Introduction. Think of it – just nine years after the devastating earthquake, San Francisco staged the Panama-Pacific International Exposition, celebrating the opening of the Panama Canal in August, and showing more than 18 million visitors from around the world that it remained “the city that knew how.”. The City Luminous multi-projection installation will create a whimsical tribute to the original atmosphere of the Panama Pacific International Exposition. This site-specific installation aims to highlight the innovative lighting illumination from the original PPIE, tell a condensed story of the fair, and imaginatively expand upon these. The Architecture and Landscape Gardening of the Exposition A Pictorial Survey of the Most Beautiful of the Architectural Compositions of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition With an Introduction by Louis Christian Mullgardt F.A.I.A. Architect of the Court of Ages Member of the Architectural Commission of the Exposition San Francisco.


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mi., km 2) site Area: acres ( hectares). Single album of gelatin silver prints depicting the Panama-Pacific International Exposition ofin San Francisco (The World's Fair). The photographs themselves depict a number of different outdoor lighting techniques, particularly at night, and often illustrate a dramatic usage of high-powered : In this paper the author, who was Chief of Illumination for the Panama-Pacific International Exposition in San Francisco, describes the system of lighting adopted for the Exposition, which was generally conceded to have initiated a new era in the art of illumination.

From a narrow engineering point of view the lighting would have been regarded as inefficient, but the object striven for was to Author: W. D'a. Ryan. Title: Illumination of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition: presented at a meeting of the Schenectady Section of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers, Schenectady, N.Y., May 4, / / by W.

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