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Chase’s Electric Cyclorama, 1896

In Electric cyclorama on January 29, 2011 at 2:53 am

from Photographic Times, 1896

“Despite their artistic value and the great cleverness employed in their construction, the most beautiful panoramas have got beyond the limits of success. Ceding to the taste of the day, one has been converted into a circus, another into a skating rink, and still another into a bicycle track.”

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