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Chattahoochee Valley Fair Collection (MC 98)


Organizational Note

This event was known as the Chattahoochee Valley Exposition as well as the Chattahoochee Valley Fair over the course of its existance.  It was founded as a charitable fundraiser in Columbus, Georgia in the 1880s and was dissolved in 1997, when its assets were taken over by the Community Foundation of the Chattahoochee Valley.


Scope and Content

These materials consist of the yearbooks of the Showmen's League of America and Premium Lists.   Box 4 contains programs, premium lists and ads for the fair/exposition from 1919 to 1945.  Of note is the division of entries and prizes along racial lines.  No fair was held in 1943.

1919-1993                                                                                4 boxes (3.33 l.f.)


Permission to Publish

Permission to publish material from the Chattahoochee Valley Fair Collection must be obtained from the Columbus State University Archives at Columbus State University.  Use of the following credit line for publication or exhibit is required:

Chattahoochee Valley Fair Collection (MC 98)
Columbus State University Archives
Columbus, Georgia


Provenance

These materials were donated to the CSU Archives by Elaine DMarco in July of 1998.


Box and Item List


Box 1 – Showmen's League of America

Item 1 - Yearbook 1972

Item 2 - Yearbook 1973

Item 3 - Yearbook 1973

Item 4 - Yearbook 1974

Item 5 - Yearbook 1974

Item 6 - Yearbook 1975

Item 7 - Yearbook 1975

Item 8 - Yearbook 1976

Item 9 - Yearbook 1976

Item 10 - Yearbook 1977

Item 11 - Yearbook 1978


Box 2

Item 12 - Yearbook 1978

Item 13 - Yearbook 1978

Item 14 - Yearbook 1979

Item 15 - Yearbook 1980

Item 16 - Yearbook 1981

Item 17 - Yearbook 1981

Item 18 - Yearbook 1981

Item 19 - Yearbook 1982

Item 20 - Yearbook 1982

Item 21 - Yearbook 1983

Item 22 - Yearbook 1983

Item 23 – Yearbook 1983

Item 24 - Yearbook 1984

Item 25 - Yearbook 1985

Item 26 - Yearbook 1988

Item 27 - Yearbook 1988


Box 3

Item 28 - Yearbook 1990

Item 29 - Yearbook 1991

Item 30 - Yearbook 1991

Item 31 - Yearbook 1991

Item 32 - Yearbook 1992

Item 33 - Yearbook 1993

Item 34 - Yearbook of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Showman's League 1991

Item 35 - Yearbook Greater Tampa Showmen's Assn. 1977

Item 36 - Yearbook Greater Tampa Showmen's Assn. 1978

Item 37 - Yearbook Greater Tampa Showmen's Assn. 1978

Item 38 - Yearbook Greater Tampa Showmen's Assn. 1979

Item 39 - Yearbook Greater Tampa Showmen's Assn. 1980

Item 40 - Yearbook Greater Tampa Showmen's Assn. 1981

Item 41 - Yearbook Greater Tampa Showmen's Assn. 1982

Item 42 - Souvenir Book 1984 for 112th Annual Jay County [Indiana] Fair

Box 4

Chattahoochee Valley Fair Premium List, 1919

Official Premium List of the Seventh Annual Chattahoochee Valley Fair, 1923

Chattahoochee Valley Exposition Premium List (2), 1925

Chattahoochee Valley Exposition Premium List (2), 1926

Chattahoochee Valley Exposition Premium List (2), 1927

Chattahoochee Valley Exposition Premium List, 1928

Chattahoochee Valley Exposition Premium List, 1929

Chattahoochee Valley Exposition Premium List (2), 1931

Chattahoochee Valley Exposition Premium List, 1937

Chattahoochee Valley Exposition Premium List, 1938

Chattahoochee Valley Exposition Premium List (2), 1940

Chattahoochee Valley Exposition 25th Annual Premium List, 1941

Chattahoochee Valley Exposition Premium List 26th Annual Premium List, 1942

     The Chattahoochee Valley Exposition was not held in 1943.

Chattahoochee Valley Exposition 27th Annual Premium List, 1944

Chattahoochee Valley Exposition 28th Annual Premium List (2), 1945