Grandeur and tragedy at the Great Ferris Wheel at the 1904 World's Fair

Grandeur and tragedy at the Great Ferris Wheel at the 1904 World's Fair

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On May 28, 1904, the St. Louis World's Fair opened the Great Ferris Wheel to the public. Two days later a worker fell to his death while greasing an axle on the wheel.

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