Gobsmacked at the Sight: The 1904 St. Louis World’s Fair – Saint Louis In Tune

This episode features Patrick Murphy, a renowned author, television producer, and media personality, discussing his latest book Prelude to a Century: The 1904 St. Louis World’s Fair; aka the Louisiana Purchase Exposition. Murphy shares insights into the World’s Fair’s historical significance, including its architectural marvels, technological innovations, and cultural impact. The fair, celebrated for its grand scale and achievements, attracted 22 million visitors and showcased inventions that foreshadowed modern advancements.