HCA World's Fair Re-enactment

Photo Credit: Daniel Castro
Photo Credit: Daniel Castro
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HOLDEN, Mass. — Last Friday, Holden Christian Academy was transformed into 1893 Chicago, and students gave life to historical figures like Annie Oakley, Hellen Keller, and John Phillip Sousa as they roamed about the city to explore the variety of exotic exhibits on display at the World's Fair.

The World's Columbian Exposition was held in Chicago in 1893 as a celebration of the 400th anniversary since Christopher Columbus arrived in the New World, and for the students, the re-enacted celebration was the culmination of the entire school's study of the same portion of history this ...
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