Produced by the 1904 WF Society in 1990. This "living history" documentary features interviews with 28 people who attended the Fair when they were children. Hear their first-hand accounts of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, with pictures and music.
See 1904 black and white views of the World's Fair "blend" into full color contemporary views and videos in Forest Park. The effects are truly amazing and clearly portray the magnitude and magnificence of the Fair that occupied Forest Park.
Premiered in 2004 to outstanding reviews! Won 3 regional Emmys and many other awards and accolades. Segments on numerous aspects of the Fair, including narratives, quotes, and vintage photographs (and early videos). "Ken Burns PBS-style" documentary. Topics include music, The Pike, food, exhibits, etc. Many great stories, pictures, and interviews.
This fascinating documentary tells the story of how a group of young women from Montana's Fort Shaw Indian Boarding School became an unbeatable girls' basketball team. Traveling to St. Louis in 1904 as an 'exhibit', they were crowned "Champions of the World".