Name of Object:

Tunisia at the 1867 Paris World Fair


La Manouba, Tunis, Tunisia

Holding Institution:

Institut Supérieur d’Histoire Contemporaine de la Tunisie

 About Higher Institute for the Study of Contemporary History of Tunisia, University of Manouba, La Manouba, Tunis

Date of Object:

19th century

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The industrial developments of the 19th century also brought about the birth of world fair, which, as well as offering accounts and images of abroad, presented Europeans with the opportunity for virtual, effortless travel.

Citation of this web page:

Saloua Khadhar Zangar "Tunisia at the 1867 Paris World Fair " in "Sharing History", Museum With No Frontiers, 2020.;AWE;tn;99;en

Database entry origination:

Prepared by: Saloua Khadhar Zangar
Translation by: Flaminia Baldwin

MWNF Working Number: TN 105

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