During World War II, Acting Curator of Asian Art Lindsay Hughes organized a special “Chinese Street Fair” exhibition as part of her efforts to raise money for Chinese war orphans. It was held October 11 - November 1, 1944.


  • Title: Chinese Fair Exhibition
  • Date Created: Fall 1944
  • Location Created: Kansas City, Missouri
  • Physical Dimensions: 8in x 10in
  • Type: Photographic prints
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  • Source: Exhibition Photographs Vertical File, The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art Archives, Kansas City, Mo.

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