An admission ticket to the World’s Columbian Exposition in 1893. This is ticket number 741997 of one million printed. These beautiful tickets were produced by the American Bank Note Company. They are often collected by the series of six different designs. The World’s Columbian Exposition was held in the ‘White City’ on the south side of Chicago from May 1, 1893 to October 30, 1893. It was perhaps the premier event of the late 19th century in the United States.